Berkley, MA 02779 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 02779: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Berkley, MA 02779

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 52
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,239
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Bristol County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.827, Longitude -71.08
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Berkley, MA 02779 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 6,600
Population in Households 6,584
Population in Familes 5,941
Population in Group Qrtrs 16
Population Density1 393
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 2,171
Average Household Size 3.03
Family Households 1,794
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,222 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,034 (91.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 137 ( 6.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 51 ( 2.3%)
Median Home Value $363,200
Average Home Value $388,938


Median Household Income $88,380
Average Household Income $108,188
Per Capita Income $35,637
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.47% 0.45%
Households 0.46% 0.46%
Families 0.43% 0.44%
Median Household Income   2.33%
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.

Berkley, MA 02779 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 02779 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 # 306 41st
Population Density1 # 340 34th
Diversity Index2 # 434 16th
Median Household Income # 146 72nd
Per Capita Income # 302 42nd

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