Zip Code 02053 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMedway
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Norfolk
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:12752
Racial Majority:White 90.25%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.9%
Unemployment Rate:3.0%
Median Household Income$103178
Average Adjusted Gross Income$103120
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time33.8 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range167 - 279 ft.
Area12 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.15542984, -71.42317963

Zip Code 02053 Description

Zip Code 02053 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02053 is primarily located in Norfolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 02053 is MEDWAY, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02053 are contained within or border the city limits of Milford, MA, Franklin, MA, . Zip code 02053 is within area code 774 and area code 508. 02053 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02053 is 3.0% 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 02053 increased to 12752 from 12448 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02053 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02053 public schools is White. 6.3% of students in 02053 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11701 90.25% 11924 -2%
 Black Or African American 58 0.45% 124 -53%
 Hispanic 494 3.81% 250 +98%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 20 -100%
 Asian 507 3.91% 277 +83%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 10 0.06% 10 -20%
 Two Or More Races 146 1.52% 146 +35%

Zip Code 02053 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.9%
 Black Or African American 0.9%
 Hispanic 2.6%
 Asian 2.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 1.5%

Zip Code 02053 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1275212448
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households4435
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
6.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$103178
Income Under $50K Per Year20.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year52.30%
02053 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 4Joe Kennedy IIIDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$343759
Average Real Estate Sale Price$339827
Current Unemployment Level 3.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 59c - Southern New England Coastal Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 02053 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14172635455560595038312138
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394858707883827463524160
Avg Precip (In.)4.423.454.214.353.643.763.74.24.114.34.614.1448.89
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02053
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours