Zip Code 02458 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNewton
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Middlesex
Area Code617 / 857
Alternate Zip Code NamesNEWTONVILLE
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesRIVERSIDE
Current Population:12131
Racial Majority:White 76.03%
Public School Racial Majority:White 61.9%
Unemployment Rate:8.6%
Median Household Income$104086
Average Adjusted Gross Income$186900
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time26.8 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range75 - 131 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.35398102, -71.18695068

Zip Code 02458 Description

Zip Code 02458 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02458 is primarily located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 02458 is NEWTON, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02458 are contained within or border the city limits of Newton, MA, Boston, MA, and Watertown, MA. Zip code 02458 is within area code 857 and area code 617. 02458 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02458 is 8.6% 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 02458 decreased to 12131 from 12150 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02458 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02458 public schools is White. 17.6% of students in 02458 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9194 76.03% 9709 -5%
 Black Or African American 559 4.62% 275 +103%
 Hispanic 715 5.91% 532 +34%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 13 -100%
 Asian 1401 11.59% 1274 +10%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 71 0.19% 71 -68%
 Two Or More Races 254 1.66% 254 -21%

Zip Code 02458 Race/Ethnicity

 White 61.9%
 Black Or African American 7.5%
 Hispanic 9.4%
 Asian 16.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 4.7%

Zip Code 02458 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1213112150
Male Population46.30%
Female Population53.70%
Total Households5068
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
17.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$104086
Income Under $50K Per Year23.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year51.80%
02458 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 4Joe Kennedy IIIDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$835746
Average Real Estate Sale Price$751880
Current Unemployment Level 8.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level1.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.2%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 02458 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17202837475662615342342440
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384757687783807362514059
Avg Precip (In.)4.373.664.384.13.633.543.533.813.864.174.494.2347.77
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02458
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours