Zip Code 02723 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFall River
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bristol
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:14767
Racial Majority:White 78.03%
Public School Racial Majority:White 55.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.7%
Median Household Income$31353
Average Adjusted Gross Income$34910
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time22.5 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range161 - 161 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.69295120, -71.12989807

Zip Code 02723 Description

Zip Code 02723 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02723 is primarily located in Bristol County. The official US Postal Service name for 02723 is FALL RIVER, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02723 are contained within or border the city limits of Fall River, MA, . Zip code 02723 is within area code 774 and area code 508. 02723 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02723 is 5.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02723 decreased to 14767 from 15992 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02723 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02723 public schools is White. 84.1% of students in 02723 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11238 78.03% 11839 -5%
 Black Or African American 766 5.32% 521 +47%
 Hispanic 1197 8.31% 1370 -13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 42 -100%
 Asian 261 1.81% 500 -48%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 174 1.97% 174 +63%
 Two Or More Races 317 4.56% 317 +107%

Zip Code 02723 Race/Ethnicity

 White 55.5%
 Black Or African American 7.6%
 Hispanic 23.6%
 Asian 7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 5.5%

Zip Code 02723 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1476715992
Male Population47.20%
Female Population52.80%
Total Households6473
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
84.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$31353
Income Under $50K Per Year68.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.50%
02723 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 9Bill KeatingDemocrat
Massachusetts District 4Joe Kennedy IIIDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$185448
Average Real Estate Sale Price$154711
Current Unemployment Level 5.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
Fall River, MA
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59e - Narragansett/Bristol Lowland
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 02723 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21223038485864635545362642
Avg Max Temp (°F)37384657687782817362514159
Avg Precip (In.)4.563.684.494.353.683.613.64.263.953.964.554.5149.18
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02723
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours