Zip Code 02131 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRoslindale
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Suffolk
Area Code617 / 857
Current Population:29826
Racial Majority:White 45.59%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 42.1%
Unemployment Rate:14.4%
Median Household Income$60917
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59790
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time32.9 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range89 - 95 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.28345108, -71.12114716

Zip Code 02131 Description

Zip Code 02131 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02131 is primarily located in Suffolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 02131 is ROSLINDALE, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02131 are contained within or border the city limits of Boston, MA, . Zip code 02131 is within area code 617 and area code 857. 02131 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02131 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 02131 decreased to 29826 from 32527 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02131 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02131 public schools is Black. 70% of students in 02131 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 14468 45.59% 14034 +3%
 Black Or African American 6826 21.51% 6342 +8%
 Hispanic 8426 26.55% 7738 +9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 112 0.35% 82 +37%
 Asian 863 2.72% 787 +10%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 9 -100%
 Other Race 191 0.72% 191 +19%
 Two Or More Races 643 2.56% 643 +26%

Zip Code 02131 Race/Ethnicity

 White 16.6%
 Black Or African American 42.1%
 Hispanic 33.6%
 Asian 2.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4.7%

Zip Code 02131 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2982632527
Male Population46.50%
Female Population53.50%
Total Households11482
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
70%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$60917
Income Under $50K Per Year40.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.30%
02131 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 7Ayanna PressleyDemocrat
Massachusetts District 8Stephen F. LynchDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$341260
Average Real Estate Sale Price$268924
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 ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 59d - Boston Basin
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 02131 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18202837475662615342342440
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384657687782807362514059
Avg Precip (In.)4.513.814.534.153.663.593.563.933.934.214.534.3348.73
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02131
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours