Zip Code 02140 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCambridge
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Middlesex
Area Code617 / 857
Alternate Zip Code NamesN CAMBRIDGE
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesPORTER SQUARE
Current Population:17607
Racial Majority:White 59.14%
Public School Racial Majority:White 39.6%
Unemployment Rate:6.9%
Median Household Income$73547
Average Adjusted Gross Income$103190
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time30 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.39350128, -71.13535309

Zip Code 02140 Description

Zip Code 02140 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02140 is primarily located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 02140 is CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02140 are contained within or border the city limits of Cambridge, MA, Belmont, MA, Arlington, MA, and Somerville, MA. Zip code 02140 is within area code 857 and area code 617. 02140 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02140 is 6.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 15.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02140 increased to 17607 from 17003 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02140 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02140 public schools is White. 47.9% of students in 02140 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 10582 59.14% 10295 +3%
 Black Or African American 3382 18.9% 3110 +9%
 Hispanic 1352 7.56% 1127 +20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 0.2% 25 +40%
 Asian 2029 11.34% 2362 -14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 66 0.27% 66 -27%
 Two Or More Races 616 2.6% 616 -24%

Zip Code 02140 Race/Ethnicity

 White 39.6%
 Black Or African American 31.4%
 Hispanic 11.1%
 Asian 11.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 5.9%

Zip Code 02140 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1760717003
Male Population46.30%
Female Population53.70%
Total Households8238
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$73547
Income Under $50K Per Year35.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year36.40%
02140 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 7Ayanna PressleyDemocrat
Massachusetts District 5Katherine ClarkDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$547635
Average Real Estate Sale Price$667052
Current Unemployment Level 6.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level1.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.0%
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 21 - 31

Zip Code 02140 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18212838485763615342342441
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384657687782807362514159
Avg Precip (In.)4.223.534.233.993.523.473.43.633.734.074.384.1146.29
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02140
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours