Zip Code 02724 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFall River
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bristol
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:16908
Racial Majority:White 81.93%
Public School Racial Majority:White 67.5%
Unemployment Rate:11.9%
Median Household Income$30257
Average Adjusted Gross Income$39930
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time23.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range115 - 115 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.68391900, -71.17692700

Zip Code 02724 Description

Zip Code 02724 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02724 is primarily located in Bristol County. The official US Postal Service name for 02724 is FALL RIVER, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02724 are contained within or border the city limits of Fall River, MA, Tiverton, RI, . Zip code 02724 is within area code 508 and area code 774. 02724 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02724 is 11.9% 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 02724 decreased to 16908 from 17433 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02724 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02724 public schools is White. 77.3% of students in 02724 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 13832 81.93% 14274 -3%
 Black Or African American 468 2.77% 460 +2%
 Hispanic 1527 9.05% 1234 +24%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 43 -100%
 Asian 413 2.45% 343 +20%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 129 0.28% 129 -64%
 Two Or More Races 423 3.52% 423 +41%

Zip Code 02724 Race/Ethnicity

 White 67.5%
 Black Or African American 6.2%
 Hispanic 17%
 Asian 3.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 6.1%

Zip Code 02724 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1690817433
Male Population47.30%
Female Population52.70%
Total Households7590
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$30257
Income Under $50K Per Year70.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.00%
02724 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 9Bill KeatingDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$171489
Average Real Estate Sale Price$138561
Current Unemployment Level 11.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level11.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
Fall River, MA
Tiverton, RI
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 02724 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21223038485864635544362642
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394657677782817362514159
Avg Precip (In.)4.553.674.514.363.673.573.484.223.893.924.554.548.9
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02724
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours