Zip Code 02468 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWaban
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Middlesex
Area Code617 / 857
Current Population:5273
Racial Majority:White 79.07%
Public School Racial Majority:White 68.7%
Unemployment Rate:8.6%
Median Household Income$176384
Average Adjusted Gross Income$338690
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time27.8 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range115 - 138 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.32761002, -71.23020935

Zip Code 02468 Description

Zip Code 02468 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02468 is primarily located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 02468 is WABAN, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02468 are contained within or border the city limits of Newton, MA, Wellesley, MA, . Zip code 02468 is within area code 857 and area code 617. 02468 can be classified socioeconically as a Upper Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02468 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 02468 decreased to 5273 from 5738 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02468 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02468 public schools is White. 7.2% of students in 02468 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4249 79.07% 4614 -8%
 Black Or African American 83 1.54% 75 +11%
 Hispanic 176 3.28% 92 +91%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 719 13.38% 383 +88%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 13 0% 13 -100%
 Two Or More Races 93 2.74% 93 +58%

Zip Code 02468 Race/Ethnicity

 White 68.7%
 Black Or African American 5.7%
 Hispanic 5%
 Asian 13.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 6.4%

Zip Code 02468 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population52735738
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households1868
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
7.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$176384
Income Under $50K Per Year13.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year15.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year71.40%
02468 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 4Joe Kennedy IIIDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$1225815
Average Real Estate Sale Price$1110493
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 ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 59d - Boston Basin
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 02468 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17202837475662615241332340
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384757697783817362514059
Avg Precip (In.)4.363.624.344.123.653.573.583.823.864.184.514.2247.83
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02468
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours