West Newton, MA 02465 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 02465: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
West Newton, MA 02465

Acceptable Alternative
Newton, MA 02465

Not Acceptable, USPS
W Newton, MA 02465

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Middlesex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.349, Longitude -71.226
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 319
  • PO Box Addresses: 66
  • Residential Addresses: 4,482
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 160
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,322

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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West Newton, MA 02465 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 12,028
Daytime Population: Workers 3,724
Daytime Population: Residents 5,612
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,336
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.78
Population in Households 11,832
Population in Familes 9,865
Population in Group Qrtrs 196
Population Density2 5,563
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $134,730
Average Household Income $189,376
Per Capita Income $69,723


Total Housing Units 4,596 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,013 (65.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,394 (30.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 189 ( 4.1%)
Median Home Value $715,405
Average Home Value $776,742


Total Households 4,407
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 3,073
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 0.77% 0.82%
Households 0.6% 0.77%
Families 0.53% 0.72%
Median Household Income   1.32%
Per Capita Income   1.76%

West Newton, MA 02465 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 02465 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 # 219 58th
Population Density # 81 85th
Diversity Index # 125 76th
Median Household Income # 33 94th
Per Capita Income # 33 94th

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