Zip Code 02144 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSomerville
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Middlesex
Area Code617 / 857
Current Population:23891
Racial Majority:White 78.58%
Public School Racial Majority:White 57.1%
Unemployment Rate:11.3%
Median Household Income$75583
Average Adjusted Gross Income$77820
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.4 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.40264893, -71.11869812

Zip Code 02144 Description

Zip Code 02144 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02144 is primarily located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 02144 is SOMERVILLE, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02144 are contained within or border the city limits of Somerville, MA, Medford, MA, Cambridge, MA, and Arlington, MA. Zip code 02144 is within area code 617, area code 857 and area code 781. 02144 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02144 is 11.3% 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 02144 decreased to 23891 from 25058 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02144 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02144 public schools is White. 47.8% of students in 02144 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 19283 78.58% 19377 +-0%
 Black Or African American 1294 5.27% 1149 +13%
 Hispanic 1434 5.84% 1131 +27%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.01% 28 -89%
 Asian 1852 7.55% 1548 +20%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.03% 3 +167%
 Other Race 103 0.25% 103 -41%
 Two Or More Races 552 2.46% 552 +9%

Zip Code 02144 Race/Ethnicity

 White 57.1%
 Black Or African American 12%
 Hispanic 18.5%
 Asian 8.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 4.1%

Zip Code 02144 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2389125058
Male Population46.70%
Female Population53.30%
Total Households10827
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$75583
Income Under $50K Per Year30.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year34.30%
02144 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 7Ayanna PressleyDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$543492
Average Real Estate Sale Price$520119
Current Unemployment Level 11.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.1%
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 02144 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202837475662615342342440
Avg Max Temp (°F)36384757687782807362514059
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02144
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours