Zip Code 02148 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMalden
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Middlesex
Area Code339 / 781
Current Population:59503
Racial Majority:White 47.66%
Public School Racial Majority:White 31.9%
Unemployment Rate:19.9%
Median Household Income$61141
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50660
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time31.9 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range62 - 85 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.42879868, -71.05515289

Zip Code 02148 Description

Zip Code 02148 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02148 is primarily located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 02148 is MALDEN, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02148 are contained within or border the city limits of Malden, MA, Melrose, MA, Medford, MA, Revere, MA, Everett, MA, Saugus, MA, and Stoneham, MA. Zip code 02148 is within area code 781 and area code 339. 02148 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02148 is 19.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.2% and is higher 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 02148 increased to 59503 from 56340 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02148 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02148 public schools is White. 59.3% of students in 02148 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 28735 47.66% 31226 -8%
 Black Or African American 7775 12.9% 8492 -8%
 Hispanic 6717 11.14% 4989 +35%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 143 0.24% 76 +88%
 Asian 14338 23.78% 11919 +20%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 13 -100%
 Other Race 1256 0.97% 1256 -53%
 Two Or More Races 1532 3.32% 1532 +30%

Zip Code 02148 Race/Ethnicity

 White 31.9%
 Black Or African American 20.6%
 Hispanic 20.5%
 Asian 22.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 02148 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population5950356340
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households23701
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$61141
Income Under $50K Per Year40.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year23.10%
02148 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 5Katherine ClarkDemocrat
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02148 Massachusetts State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
150Steven UltrinoDemocrat
152Paul DonatoDemocrat
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02148 Massachusetts State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
17Jason LewisDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$298271
Average Real Estate Sale Price$474760
Current Unemployment Level 19.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.6%
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 02148 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19212938485763625443352541
Avg Max Temp (°F)36384657687782807362514159
Avg Precip (In.)4.153.474.153.893.453.413.263.523.644.014.294.0245.27
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02148
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours