Zip Code 02563 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSandwich
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Barnstable
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:10359
Racial Majority:White 96.85%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.6%
Unemployment Rate:8.2%
Median Household Income$77487
Average Adjusted Gross Income$86820
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time25.7 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range26 - 154 ft.
Area18 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.71931839, -70.49459076

Zip Code 02563 Description

Zip Code 02563 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 02563 is primarily located in Barnstable County. The official US Postal Service name for 02563 is SANDWICH, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02563 are contained within or border the city limits of Sandwich, MA, Forestdale, MA, East Sandwich, MA, Barnstable Town, MA, and Sagamore, MA. Zip code 02563 is within area code 774 and area code 508. 02563 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02563 is 8.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 9.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02563 decreased to 10359 from 10844 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02563 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02563 public schools is White. 12.6% of students in 02563 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9658 96.85% 9931 -3%
 Black Or African American 18 0.18% 33 -45%
 Hispanic 133 1.33% 130 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 12 -100%
 Asian 132 1.32% 134 -1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 18 0.3% 18 +67%
 Two Or More Races 96 0.01% 96 -99%

Zip Code 02563 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.6%
 Black Or African American 1.3%
 Hispanic 0.1%
 Asian 3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 02563 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1035910844
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households4049
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$77487
Income Under $50K Per Year28.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year34.40%
02563 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 9Bill KeatingDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$443509
Average Real Estate Sale Price$315481
Current Unemployment Level 8.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 84a - Cape Cod and Islands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 02563 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21222938485763625544362642
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394655667580797262524259
Avg Precip (In.)4.323.574.284.183.583.543.133.83.824.154.334.3147.01
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Barnstable Town, MA
CBSA Type02563
CBSA Population221015
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours