Zip Code 02026 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDedham
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Norfolk
Area Code339 / 781
Current Population:24711
Racial Majority:White 82.45%
Public School Racial Majority:White 74.7%
Unemployment Rate:3.1%
Median Household Income$81999
Average Adjusted Gross Income$109280
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time29.6 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range85 - 164 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.24459839, -71.18160248

Zip Code 02026 Description

Zip Code 02026 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02026 is primarily located in Norfolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 02026 is DEDHAM, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02026 are contained within or border the city limits of Dedham, MA, Needham, MA, and Boston, MA. Zip code 02026 is within area code 781 and area code 339. 02026 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02026 is 3.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02026 increased to 24711 from 23494 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02026 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02026 public schools is White. 27.7% of students in 02026 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 20704 82.45% 21030 -2%
 Black Or African American 1387 5.52% 1268 +9%
 Hispanic 1533 6.1% 1353 +13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.11% 46 -41%
 Asian 981 3.91% 632 +55%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 74 0.24% 74 -19%
 Two Or More Races 304 1.67% 304 +38%

Zip Code 02026 Race/Ethnicity

 White 74.7%
 Black Or African American 7.2%
 Hispanic 11.5%
 Asian 3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 3.4%

Zip Code 02026 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2471123494
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households9644
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
27.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
14.3%
Median Household Income$81999
Income Under $50K Per Year27.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year39.30%
02026 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 8Stephen F. LynchDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$416937
Average Real Estate Sale Price$393193
Current Unemployment Level 3.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 59d - Boston Basin
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 02026 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18202837475662615342342440
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384657687782807261504059
Avg Precip (In.)4.623.914.634.233.723.693.674.044.034.294.594.4249.83
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02026
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours