Zip Code 02056 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorfolk
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Norfolk
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:10981
Racial Majority:White 86.13%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93%
Unemployment Rate:12.0%
Median Household Income$123583
Average Adjusted Gross Income$133030
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time36 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range177 - 220 ft.
Area15 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.11594009, -71.33112335

Zip Code 02056 Description

Zip Code 02056 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02056 is primarily located in Norfolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 02056 is NORFOLK, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02056 are contained within or border the city limits of Franklin, MA, Millis-Clicquot, MA, . Zip code 02056 is within area code 774 and area code 508. 02056 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02056 is 12.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 15.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02056 increased to 10981 from 10460 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02056 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02056 public schools is White. 6.7% of students in 02056 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9825 86.13% 9401 +5%
 Black Or African American 794 6.96% 600 +32%
 Hispanic 526 4.61% 718 -27%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.11% 18 -33%
 Asian 134 1.17% 168 -20%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 5 0.41% 5 +840%
 Two Or More Races 71 0.6% 71 -3%

Zip Code 02056 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93%
 Black Or African American 1.3%
 Hispanic 2.4%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 02056 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1098110460
Male Population59.30%
Female Population40.70%
Total Households3049
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
6.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$123583
Income Under $50K Per Year12.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year62.90%
02056 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 4Joe Kennedy IIIDemocrat
Massachusetts District 8Stephen F. LynchDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$470612
Average Real Estate Sale Price$424365
Current Unemployment Level 12.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
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 DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 02056 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)16182736465561605139322239
Avg Max Temp (°F)36394858707883817362524160
Avg Precip (In.)4.373.54.274.293.643.693.694.154.044.254.584.1948.66
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02056
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours