Acushnet, MA 02743 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 02743: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Acushnet, MA 02743

Acceptable Alternative
New Bedford, MA 02743

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 176
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,964
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 59
  • County: Bristol County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.711, Longitude -70.91
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Acushnet, MA 02743 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 10,409
Population in Households 10,399
Population in Familes 8,856
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density1 560
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 3,970
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 2,869
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,194 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,307 (78.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 663 (15.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 224 ( 5.3%)
Median Home Value $307,187
Average Home Value $347,868


Median Household Income $68,694
Average Household Income $84,091
Per Capita Income $32,093
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.12% 0.21%
Households 0.1% 0.2%
Families 0.07% 0.18%
Median Household Income   2.66%
Per Capita Income   1.74%
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.

Acushnet, MA 02743 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 02743 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 # 247 52nd
Population Density1 # 307 41st
Diversity Index2 # 474 8th
Median Household Income # 300 42nd
Per Capita Income # 365 29th

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