Zip Code 02379 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWest Bridgewater
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Plymouth
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:6916
Racial Majority:White 86.53%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.7%
Unemployment Rate:3.3%
Median Household Income$72446
Average Adjusted Gross Income$72390
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time26.6 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range72 - 112 ft.
Area15 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.01773834, -71.02204895

Zip Code 02379 Description

Zip Code 02379 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02379 is primarily located in Plymouth County. The official US Postal Service name for 02379 is WEST BRIDGEWATER, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02379 are contained within or border the city limits of Brockton, MA, . Zip code 02379 is within area code 508 and area code 774. 02379 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02379 is 3.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02379 increased to 6916 from 6629 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02379 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02379 public schools is White. 14.6% of students in 02379 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6041 86.53% 6476 -7%
 Black Or African American 389 5.57% 101 +285%
 Hispanic 299 4.28% 121 +147%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 15 0.21% 75 -80%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 43 0.13% 43 -79%
 Two Or More Races 93 3.27% 93 +145%

Zip Code 02379 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.7%
 Black Or African American 2.3%
 Hispanic 1.8%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 02379 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population69166629
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households2571
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
14.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$72446
Income Under $50K Per Year33.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year32.00%
02379 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 8Stephen F. LynchDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$325818
Average Real Estate Sale Price$277190
Current Unemployment Level 3.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.6%
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 02379 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18202837465662605241332440
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394758697783817363524260
Avg Precip (In.)4.353.694.414.243.613.513.694.214.034.174.54.3648.76
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02379
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours