Zip Code 02118 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBoston
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Suffolk
Area Code617 / 857
Current Population:26498
Racial Majority:White 47.81%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 73.1%
Unemployment Rate:14.4%
Median Household Income$50394
Average Adjusted Gross Income$150900
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24.5 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range23 - 23 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.33691025, -71.07327271

Zip Code 02118 Description

Zip Code 02118 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02118 is primarily located in Suffolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 02118 is BOSTON, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02118 are contained within or border the city limits of Boston, MA, . Zip code 02118 is within area code 857 and area code 617. 02118 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02118 is 14.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 15.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02118 increased to 26498 from 22173 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02118 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02118 public schools is Hispanic. 82% of students in 02118 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13165 47.81% 12149 +8%
 Black Or African American 4642 16.86% 5079 -9%
 Hispanic 4702 17.08% 4952 -5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.07% 50 -64%
 Asian 4167 15.13% 3612 +15%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 129 1.06% 129 +126%
 Two Or More Races 520 1.99% 520 +5%

Zip Code 02118 Race/Ethnicity

 White 8.8%
 Black Or African American 15.8%
 Hispanic 73.1%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 02118 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2649822173
Male Population53.70%
Female Population46.30%
Total Households12314
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
82%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$50394
Income Under $50K Per Year49.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year29.90%
02118 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 7Ayanna PressleyDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$788247
Average Real Estate Sale Price$732355
Current Unemployment Level 14.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59d - Boston Basin
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 02118 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19222938485763625443352541
Avg Max Temp (°F)36384657677782807362514159
Avg Precip (In.)4.213.564.213.893.453.43.283.63.684.024.284.0645.64
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02118
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours