Zip Code 02745 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Bedford
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bristol
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:24576
Racial Majority:White 84.81%
Public School Racial Majority:White 62.6%
Unemployment Rate:8.2%
Median Household Income$46642
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51080
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time25 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range49 - 92 ft.
Area12 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.70258000, -70.95014800

Zip Code 02745 Description

Zip Code 02745 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02745 is primarily located in Bristol County. The official US Postal Service name for 02745 is NEW BEDFORD, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02745 are contained within or border the city limits of New Bedford, MA, Acushnet Center, MA, . Zip code 02745 is within area code 508 and area code 774. 02745 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02745 is 8.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02745 increased to 24576 from 24011 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02745 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02745 public schools is White. 66.9% of students in 02745 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 20897 84.81% 20847 +0%
 Black Or African American 509 2.07% 501 +2%
 Hispanic 2144 8.7% 1889 +13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 37 -100%
 Asian 146 0.59% 224 -35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 435 1.53% 435 -13%
 Two Or More Races 639 2.3% 639 -11%

Zip Code 02745 Race/Ethnicity

 White 62.6%
 Black Or African American 6.6%
 Hispanic 23.4%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 5.8%

Zip Code 02745 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2457624011
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households10019
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$46642
Income Under $50K Per Year53.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.10%
02745 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 9Bill KeatingDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$197031
Average Real Estate Sale Price$171885
Current Unemployment Level 8.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago13.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
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 02745 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20212938485763635544352541
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394757687782817463524260
Avg Precip (In.)4.63.734.524.423.683.753.624.343.983.974.594.6649.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02745
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours