Zip Code 02420 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLexington
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Middlesex
Area Code339 / 781
Current Population:14052
Racial Majority:White 72.83%
Public School Racial Majority:White 55%
Unemployment Rate:7.2%
Median Household Income$130187
Average Adjusted Gross Income$232130
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time28 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range164 - 194 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.45750046, -71.21707153

Zip Code 02420 Description

Zip Code 02420 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02420 is primarily located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 02420 is LEXINGTON, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02420 are contained within or border the city limits of Lexington, MA, Burlington, MA, Woburn, MA, Winchester, MA, and Arlington, MA. Zip code 02420 is within area code 339 and area code 781. 02420 can be classified socioeconically as a Upper Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02420 is 7.2% 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 02420 decreased to 14052 from 14217 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02420 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02420 public schools is White. 6.3% of students in 02420 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 10158 72.83% 10532 -4%
 Black Or African American 77 0.55% 168 -54%
 Hispanic 124 0.89% 306 -59%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 11 -100%
 Asian 3187 22.85% 2686 +19%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 29 0% 29 -100%
 Two Or More Races 319 2.88% 319 +26%

Zip Code 02420 Race/Ethnicity

 White 55%
 Black Or African American 4.1%
 Hispanic 2.8%
 Asian 32.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 5.9%

Zip Code 02420 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1405214217
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households5062
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$130187
Income Under $50K Per Year14.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year63.20%
02420 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 5Katherine ClarkDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$1047758
Average Real Estate Sale Price$750076
Current Unemployment Level 7.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level1.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 59d - Boston Basin
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 02420 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16192736465561605140322239
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384758697883817362514059
Avg Precip (In.)4.253.444.264.093.713.63.623.583.814.194.484.1647.19
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02420
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours