Onset, MA 02558 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 02558: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Onset, MA 02558

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 33
  • Single Family Addresses: 1
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Plymouth County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.747, Longitude -70.66
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Onset, MA 02558 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,142
Population in Households 1,142
Population in Familes 821
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 2,729
Diversity Index2 59


Total Households 549
Average Household Size 2.08
Family Households 295
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 999 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 304 (30.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 245 (24.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 450 (45.0%)
Median Home Value $260,526
Average Home Value $309,868


Median Household Income $58,039
Average Household Income $78,464
Per Capita Income $37,720
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.46% 0.62%
Households 0.44% 0.54%
Families 0.33% 0.54%
Median Household Income   2.91%
Per Capita Income   2.11%
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.

Onset, MA 02558 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 02558 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 # 456 12th
Population Density1 # 126 76th
Diversity Index2 # 71 86th
Median Household Income # 391 24th
Per Capita Income # 258 50th

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