Zip Code 02062 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorwood
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Norfolk
Area Code339 / 781
Current Population:28602
Racial Majority:White 81.57%
Public School Racial Majority:White 73.7%
Unemployment Rate:10.0%
Median Household Income$77545
Average Adjusted Gross Income$87830
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time28 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range85 - 190 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.18281174, -71.19703674

Zip Code 02062 Description

Zip Code 02062 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02062 is primarily located in Norfolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 02062 is NORWOOD, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02062 are contained within or border the city limits of Norwood, MA, . Zip code 02062 is within area code 781, area code 339 and area code 508. 02062 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02062 is 10.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 9.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02062 increased to 28602 from 28587 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02062 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02062 public schools is White. 28.7% of students in 02062 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 23529 81.57% 23642 +-0%
 Black Or African American 1158 4.01% 1392 -17%
 Hispanic 1369 4.75% 1227 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 41 -100%
 Asian 1803 6.25% 1695 +6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 184 1.95% 184 +205%
 Two Or More Races 416 1.47% 416 +2%

Zip Code 02062 Race/Ethnicity

 White 73.7%
 Black Or African American 9.8%
 Hispanic 8%
 Asian 6.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 02062 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2860228587
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households11917
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$77545
Income Under $50K Per Year30.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year34.60%
02062 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 8Stephen F. LynchDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$356925
Average Real Estate Sale Price$325542
Current Unemployment Level 10.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level11.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.2%
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 02062 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17202837475662605241332340
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384757697782807262514059
Avg Precip (In.)4.563.824.564.233.713.683.684.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02062
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours