Zip Code 02779 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBerkley
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bristol
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:6411
Racial Majority:White 95.33%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.5%
Unemployment Rate:8.5%
Median Household Income$83435
Average Adjusted Gross Income$81800
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time31.2 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range20 - 105 ft.
Area17 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.82561874, -71.06430817

Zip Code 02779 Description

Zip Code 02779 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02779 is primarily located in Bristol County. The official US Postal Service name for 02779 is BERKLEY, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 02779 are contained within or border the city limits of Taunton, MA, . Zip code 02779 is within area code 508 and area code 774. 02779 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 02779 is 8.5% 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 02779 increased to 6411 from 5744 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02779 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02779 public schools is White. 15.1% of students in 02779 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6189 95.33% 6125 +1%
 Black Or African American 17 0.26% 55 -69%
 Hispanic 190 2.93% 90 +111%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 1 0.02% 27 -96%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 37 0% 37 -100%
 Two Or More Races 70 1.46% 70 +36%

Zip Code 02779 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.5%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 1.9%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 02779 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population64115744
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households2109
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
15.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$83435
Income Under $50K Per Year19.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year38.30%
02779 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 4Joe Kennedy IIIDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$331520
Average Real Estate Sale Price$279364
Current Unemployment Level 8.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.4%
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 02779 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212937475662615342342440
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394757687782817362524160
Avg Precip (In.)4.433.634.424.273.763.543.824.144.053.994.524.3748.94
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02779
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours