Zip Code 02171 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameQuincy
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Norfolk
Secondary County: Suffolk
Area Code617 / 857
Alternate Zip Code NamesNORTH QUINCY
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesMARINA BAY
Current Population:17711
Racial Majority:White 55.85%
Public School Racial Majority:Asian 50.5%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$67574
Average Adjusted Gross Income$81400
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time32.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range3 - 10 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.28593700, -71.02640100

Zip Code 02171 Description

Zip Code 02171 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02171 is primarily located in Norfolk County. Portions of 02171 are also located in Suffolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 02171 is QUINCY, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02171 are contained within or border the city limits of Quincy, MA, Boston, MA, and Milton, MA. Zip code 02171 is within area code 857 and area code 617. 02171 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02171 is 6.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02171 increased to 17711 from 16458 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02171 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02171 public schools is Asian. 53.1% of students in 02171 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 10161 55.85% 10734 -5%
 Black Or African American 1011 5.56% 458 +121%
 Hispanic 368 2.02% 445 -17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 61 0.34% 22 +177%
 Asian 6116 33.62% 5729 +7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 43 0.09% 43 -63%
 Two Or More Races 277 2.53% 277 +66%

Zip Code 02171 Race/Ethnicity

 White 39.9%
 Black Or African American 4%
 Hispanic 3.5%
 Asian 50.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.5%

Zip Code 02171 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1771116458
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households7880
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$67574
Income Under $50K Per Year34.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year31.00%
02171 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 8Stephen F. LynchDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$481435
Average Real Estate Sale Price$360964
Current Unemployment Level 6.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago11.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 02171 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20223038485763625444352542
Avg Max Temp (°F)36384657677782807262514159
Avg Precip (In.)4.433.734.414.053.563.423.383.843.784.154.464.247.4
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02171
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours