Zip Code 02302 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBrockton
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Plymouth
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:32741
Racial Majority:White 51.78%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 51.9%
Unemployment Rate:15.1%
Median Household Income$57956
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46940
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time30.2 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range98 - 187 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.08570099, -71.00080109

Zip Code 02302 Description

Zip Code 02302 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02302 is primarily located in Plymouth County. The official US Postal Service name for 02302 is BROCKTON, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02302 are contained within or border the city limits of Brockton, MA, Abington, MA, and Holbrook, MA. Zip code 02302 is within area code 508, area code 774 and area code 781. 02302 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02302 is 15.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 9.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02302 increased to 32741 from 32567 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02302 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02302 public schools is Black. 79% of students in 02302 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 18118 51.78% 16353 +11%
 Black Or African American 10731 30.67% 8681 +24%
 Hispanic 3541 10.12% 3173 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 72 0.21% 114 -37%
 Asian 394 1.13% 573 -31%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 2189 2.33% 2189 -63%
 Two Or More Races 1652 3.78% 1652 -20%

Zip Code 02302 Race/Ethnicity

 White 28.2%
 Black Or African American 51.9%
 Hispanic 12.7%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 5.2%

Zip Code 02302 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3274132567
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households11240
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
79%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
71.4%
Median Household Income$57956
Income Under $50K Per Year43.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.80%
02302 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 8Stephen F. LynchDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$168740
Average Real Estate Sale Price$156160
Current Unemployment Level 15.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level17.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
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 59e - Narragansett/Bristol Lowland
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 02302 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18202837465561605241332440
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394757697783817363524260
Avg Precip (In.)4.323.74.424.223.573.523.634.244.034.254.514.3648.78
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02302
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours