Zip Code 02072 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameStoughton
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Norfolk
Area Code339 / 781
Current Population:26999
Racial Majority:White 80.86%
Public School Racial Majority:White 66.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.9%
Median Household Income$76604
Average Adjusted Gross Income$70170
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range174 - 256 ft.
Area16 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.11931000, -71.10207600

Zip Code 02072 Description

Zip Code 02072 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02072 is primarily located in Norfolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 02072 is STOUGHTON, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02072 are contained within or border the city limits of Randolph, MA, Brockton, MA, . Zip code 02072 is within area code 339, area code 781 and area code 774. 02072 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02072 is 6.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.2% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02072 decreased to 26999 from 27149 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02072 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02072 public schools is White. 34.2% of students in 02072 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 22506 80.86% 21171 +6%
 Black Or African American 2981 10.71% 2884 +3%
 Hispanic 814 2.92% 876 -7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 101 0.36% 35 +189%
 Asian 719 2.58% 970 -26%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 448 0.69% 448 -57%
 Two Or More Races 613 1.87% 613 -15%

Zip Code 02072 Race/Ethnicity

 White 66.8%
 Black Or African American 18.5%
 Hispanic 7.2%
 Asian 4.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.3%

Zip Code 02072 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2699927149
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households10306
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$76604
Income Under $50K Per Year31.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year34.60%
02072 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 8Stephen F. LynchDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$288541
Average Real Estate Sale Price$251582
Current Unemployment Level 6.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
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 59c - Southern New England Coastal Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 02072 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202837475662605241332340
Avg Max Temp (°F)36384757697782807262514159
Avg Precip (In.)4.493.794.514.243.663.613.664.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02072
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours