Official Zip Code NameBoston
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code617 / 857
Current Population:20628
Racial Majority:White 72.36%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 41.3%
Unemployment Rate:3.11%
Median Household Income$92954
Average Adjusted Gross Income$398562
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time24 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Suffolk
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.35044861, -71.07834625

Zip Code 02116 Description

Zip Code 02116 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02116 is primarily located in Suffolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 02116 is BOSTON, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02116 are contained within or border the city limits of Boston, MA, . Zip code 02116 is within area code 617 and area code 857. 02116 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02116 is 3.11% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02116 increased to 20628 from 19682 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02116 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02116 public schools is Hispanic. -2.3% of students in 02116 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 16086 72.36% 14658 +10%
 Black Or African American 1356 6.1% 1235 +10%
 Hispanic 1277 5.74% 1135 +13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.07% 24 -33%
 Asian 2968 13.35% 3094 -4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 84 0.33% 84 -12%
 Two Or More Races 395 2.03% 395 +14%

Zip Code 02116 Race/Ethnicity

 White 9.6%
 Black Or African American 38.3%
 Hispanic 41.3%
 Asian 7.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 02116 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2062819682
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households11026
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
-2.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$92954
Income Under $50K Per Year31.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year47.80%
114 US Congressional DistrictMassachusetts 7
RepresentativeMike Capuano
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$1340610
Average Real Estate Sale Price$1023819
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)3.11%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.96%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.85%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59d - Boston Basin
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 02116 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19222938485763625443352541
Avg Max Temp (°F)36384657677782807362514159
Avg Precip (In.)4.213.564.213.893.453.43.283.63.684.024.284.0645.64
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02116
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours