Zip Code 02474 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameArlington
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Middlesex
Area Code339 / 781
Current Population:26312
Racial Majority:White 81.85%
Public School Racial Majority:White 71.9%
Unemployment Rate:8.8%
Median Household Income$83336
Average Adjusted Gross Income$105650
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time29.1 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range39 - 138 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.41654968, -71.14954376

Zip Code 02474 Description

Zip Code 02474 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02474 is primarily located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 02474 is ARLINGTON, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02474 are contained within or border the city limits of Arlington, MA, Belmont, MA, Winchester, MA, Lexington, MA, Cambridge, MA, Medford, MA, and Somerville, MA. Zip code 02474 is within area code 339 and area code 781. 02474 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02474 is 8.8% 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 02474 increased to 26312 from 25496 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02474 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02474 public schools is White. 15.2% of students in 02474 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 22192 81.85% 21804 +2%
 Black Or African American 634 2.34% 644 -2%
 Hispanic 1078 3.98% 889 +21%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 100 0.37% 16 +525%
 Asian 2443 9.01% 2275 +7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 118 0.18% 118 -58%
 Two Or More Races 559 2.28% 559 +10%

Zip Code 02474 Race/Ethnicity

 White 71.9%
 Black Or African American 4.7%
 Hispanic 6.3%
 Asian 13.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 02474 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2631225496
Male Population46.90%
Female Population53.10%
Total Households11754
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$83336
Income Under $50K Per Year27.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year40.90%
02474 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 5Katherine ClarkDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$461371
Average Real Estate Sale Price$453507
Current Unemployment Level 8.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level1.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.0%
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 02474 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17202737475662605241332340
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384757687783817362514059
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02474
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
West Somerville
West Medford
North Cambridge