Zip Code 02482 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWellesley
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Norfolk
Area Code339 / 781
Current Population:10306
Racial Majority:White 80.59%
Public School Racial Majority:White 75.8%
Unemployment Rate:3.0%
Median Household Income$143604
Average Adjusted Gross Income$347150
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time27.2 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range144 - 203 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.29344940, -71.29653931

Zip Code 02482 Description

Zip Code 02482 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02482 is primarily located in Norfolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 02482 is WELLESLEY, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02482 are contained within or border the city limits of Wellesley, MA, Needham, MA, . Zip code 02482 is within area code 339 and area code 781. 02482 can be classified socioeconically as a Upper Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02482 is 3.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% 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 02482 decreased to 10306 from 12445 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02482 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02482 public schools is White. 2.4% of students in 02482 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9029 80.59% 8818 +2%
 Black Or African American 163 1.45% 125 +30%
 Hispanic 620 5.53% 306 +103%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.21% 1 +2200%
 Asian 1190 10.62% 864 +38%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 17 0.24% 17 +59%
 Two Or More Races 174 1.36% 174 -13%

Zip Code 02482 Race/Ethnicity

 White 75.8%
 Black Or African American 3.6%
 Hispanic 4.6%
 Asian 10.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 5.9%

Zip Code 02482 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1030612445
Male Population46.20%
Female Population53.80%
Total Households3803
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
2.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$143604
Income Under $50K Per Year18.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year63.00%
02482 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 4Joe Kennedy IIIDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$1481247
Average Real Estate Sale Price$1032959
Current Unemployment Level 3.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.1%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 02482 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17192737475662605241332339
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384758697883817362514060
Avg Precip (In.)4.353.494.264.133.633.563.663.883.864.184.514.1847.7
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type02482
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours