Zip Code 02128 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBoston
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Suffolk
Area Code617 / 857
Alternate Zip Code NamesEAST BOSTON
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesE BOSTON
Current Population:40508
Racial Majority:White 32.44%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 74.2%
Unemployment Rate:14.4%
Median Household Income$40072
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42390
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time30.9 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range3 - 16 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.37282181, -71.01625824

Zip Code 02128 Description

Zip Code 02128 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02128 is primarily located in Suffolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 02128 is BOSTON, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02128 are contained within or border the city limits of Boston, MA, Winthrop, MA, and Revere, MA. Zip code 02128 is within area code 857 and area code 617. 02128 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02128 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 02128 increased to 40508 from 38413 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02128 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02128 public schools is Hispanic. 79.3% of students in 02128 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 14439 32.44% 15051 -4%
 Black Or African American 1241 2.79% 1283 -3%
 Hispanic 25652 57.63% 21419 +20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.08% 69 -48%
 Asian 1534 3.45% 1410 +9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.06% 3 +767%
 Other Race 655 0.27% 655 -82%
 Two Or More Races 618 3.29% 618 +137%

Zip Code 02128 Race/Ethnicity

 White 14.3%
 Black Or African American 8%
 Hispanic 74.2%
 Asian 1.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 02128 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4050838413
Male Population52.60%
Female Population47.40%
Total Households14651
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40072
Income Under $50K Per Year58.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.50%
02128 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 7Ayanna PressleyDemocrat
Massachusetts District 5Katherine ClarkDemocrat
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02128 Massachusetts State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
184Adrian MadaroDemocrat
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02128 Massachusetts State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
33Joseph BoncoreDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$296277
Average Real Estate Sale Price$228348
Current Unemployment Level 14.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59d - Boston Basin
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 02128 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20233039495864635545362642
Avg Max Temp (°F)36394656677782807362524159
Avg Precip (In.)4.033.413.993.683.313.293.113.433.533.864.13.8343.59
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02128
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours