Zip Code 02715 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDighton
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bristol
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:3123
Racial Majority:White 95.04%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.8%
Unemployment Rate:9.1%
Median Household Income$77740
Average Adjusted Gross Income$78580
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.6 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range16 - 95 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.81586075, -71.15406036

Zip Code 02715 Description

Zip Code 02715 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02715 is primarily located in Bristol County. The official US Postal Service name for 02715 is DIGHTON, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02715 are contained within or border the city limits of Somerset, MA, . Zip code 02715 is within area code 774 and area code 508. 02715 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02715 is 9.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% 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 02715 increased to 3123 from 2226 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02715 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02715 public schools is White. 17.8% of students in 02715 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3178 95.04% 2961 +7%
 Black Or African American 4 0.12% 19 -79%
 Hispanic 28 0.84% 50 -44%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 4 0.12% 29 -86%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 47 3.89% 47 +177%

Zip Code 02715 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.8%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 2.7%
 Asian 1.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.1%

Zip Code 02715 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population31232226
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households1071
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
17.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$77740
Income Under $50K Per Year27.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year29.40%
02715 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 4Joe Kennedy IIIDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$278542
Average Real Estate Sale Price$253091
Current Unemployment Level 9.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level11.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.3%
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 59e - Narragansett/Bristol Lowland
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 02715 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212937475662615342342440
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394757687782817362524160
Avg Precip (In.)4.423.624.424.263.753.533.84.164.0444.54.3548.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02715
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours