Nantucket, MA 02554 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 02554: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Nantucket, MA 02554

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 901
  • Single Family Addresses: 6,845
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 54
  • County: Nantucket County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.276, Longitude -70.091
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 02554 has segments in 2 Counties (Nantucket, Plymouth).

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Nantucket, MA 02554 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 10,042
Daytime Population: Workers 7,442
Daytime Population: Residents 3,010
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,452
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.04
Population in Households 9,992
Population in Familes 6,948
Population in Group Qrtrs 50
Population Density2 276
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $101,796
Average Household Income $113,197
Per Capita Income $46,409


Total Housing Units 10,966 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,300 (21.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,817 (16.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,849 (62.5%)
Median Home Value $1,000,001
Average Home Value $1,003,859


Total Households 4,117
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 2,339
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.73% 1.03%
Households 0.59% 0.94%
Families 0.51% 0.89%
Median Household Income   1.49%
Per Capita Income   2.25%

Nantucket, MA 02554 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 02554 to the other 521 ZIP Codes in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 253 52nd
Population Density # 396 24th
Diversity Index # 109 79th
Median Household Income # 106 80th
Per Capita Income # 163 69th

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