Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 02130: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

Acceptable Alternative
Boston, MA 02130

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 994
  • Single Family Addresses: 7,022
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 7,613
  • County: Suffolk County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.295, Longitude -71.131
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 36,639
Population in Households 34,992
Population in Familes 20,192
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,647
Population Density1 9,648
Diversity Index2 75
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 15,454
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 6,845
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 16,267 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,632 (40.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,822 (54.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 813 ( 5.0%)
Median Home Value $462,461
Average Home Value $508,357
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $75,779
Average Household Income $105,631
Per Capita Income $45,343
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.92% 1.05%
Households 0.83% 1.0%
Families 0.64% 0.9%
Median Household Income   2.05%
Per Capita Income   1.56%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 02130 to the other 515 ZIP Codes in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 34 94th
Population Density1 # 44 92nd
Diversity Index2 # 36 93rd
Median Household Income # 247 52nd
Per Capita Income # 154 70th

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