South Chatham, MA 02659 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 02659: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
South Chatham, MA 02659

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Barnstable County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.68, Longitude -70.021
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 67
  • PO Box Addresses: 323
  • Residential Addresses: 559
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 559

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

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South Chatham, MA 02659 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,179
Daytime Population: Workers 330
Daytime Population: Residents 407
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 737
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.63
Population in Households 1,179
Population in Familes 895
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 572
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $57,736
Average Household Income $80,858
Per Capita Income $37,789


Total Housing Units 1,323 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 442 (33.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 109 ( 8.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 772 (58.4%)
Median Home Value $574,786
Average Home Value $670,588


Total Households 551
Average Household Size 2.14
Family Households 337
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 0.26% 0.27%
Households 0.25% 0.25%
Families 0.21% 0.18%
Median Household Income   3.16%
Per Capita Income   2.5%

South Chatham, MA 02659 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 02659 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 # 456 13th
Population Density # 311 40th
Diversity Index # 386 26th
Median Household Income # 406 22nd
Per Capita Income # 277 47th

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