South Dartmouth, MA 02748 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 02748: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
South Dartmouth, MA 02748

Acceptable Alternative
Dartmouth, MA 02748
Nonquitt, MA 02748
S Dartmouth, MA 02748

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 286
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,651
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 397
  • County: Bristol County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.598, Longitude -70.954
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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South Dartmouth, MA 02748 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 11,053
Population in Households 10,936
Population in Familes 9,038
Population in Group Qrtrs 117
Population Density1 528
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 4,544
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 3,097
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,431 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,462 (63.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,082 (19.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 887 (16.3%)
Median Home Value $384,323
Average Home Value $481,651


Median Household Income $66,794
Average Household Income $94,960
Per Capita Income $39,259
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.13% 0.04%
Households -0.15% 0.01%
Families -0.18% -0.01%
Median Household Income   2.85%
Per Capita Income   1.67%
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.

South Dartmouth, MA 02748 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 02748 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 # 235 55th
Population Density1 # 312 40th
Diversity Index2 # 362 30th
Median Household Income # 315 39th
Per Capita Income # 229 56th

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