Zip Code 02718 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameEast Taunton
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bristol
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:6655
Racial Majority:White 88.91%
Public School Racial Majority:White 74.8%
Unemployment Rate:8.8%
Median Household Income$72320
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64490
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time26.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range49 - 85 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.86856900, -71.01159000

Zip Code 02718 Description

Zip Code 02718 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02718 is primarily located in Bristol County. The official US Postal Service name for 02718 is EAST TAUNTON, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02718 are contained within or border the city limits of Taunton, MA, North Lakeville, MA, . Zip code 02718 is within area code 774 and area code 508. 02718 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02718 is 8.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.2% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02718 decreased to 6655 from 6726 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02718 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02718 public schools is White. 46.6% of students in 02718 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5805 88.91% 5963 -3%
 Black Or African American 367 5.62% 231 +59%
 Hispanic 261 4% 210 +24%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 45 0.69% 72 -38%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 58 0.37% 58 -59%
 Two Or More Races 117 0.41% 117 -77%

Zip Code 02718 Race/Ethnicity

 White 74.8%
 Black Or African American 10.4%
 Hispanic 8.8%
 Asian 1.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 02718 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population66556726
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households2365
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$72320
Income Under $50K Per Year30.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.80%
02718 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 4Joe Kennedy IIIDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$252310
Average Real Estate Sale Price$207167
Current Unemployment Level 8.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 02718 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202937475662615241332440
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394757697783817362524260
Avg Precip (In.)4.43.644.434.233.783.53.874.094.043.994.54.3148.78
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02718
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours