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Zip Code 02121, United States - Map and Information

Primary CityDorchester, Boston
Area of Zip Code 021211.752 sq mi
Male Population12,497 (44.8%)
Female Population15,406 (55.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +43.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +5.3%
Median Age30.3 years
Male Median Age27.5 years
Female Median Age32.6 years
Area Codes339508617774More
Associated CitiesBoston | Roxbury, Boston
NeighborhoodsDorchester, Dudley / Brunswick King, Franklin Field North, Roxbury
Local TimeFriday 11:15 AM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Coordinates42.3058945547635° / -71.0858598307635°
Related Zip Codes021200212202123021240212502126

Map of Zip Code 02121

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Zip Code 02121 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density11,124 / mi²13,977 / mi²15,131 / mi²15,926 / mi²

Racial demographics for Zip Code 02121

 Black Or African American: 68.3%
 Hispanic or Latino: 16.8%
 White: 4.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native: 0.6%
 Asian: 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander: 0.1%
 Other: 9.4%

02121 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 5.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Zip Code 02121+43.2%+13.9%+5.3%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%

Zip Code 02121 Median Age

Median Age: 30.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Zip Code 0212130.3 years32.6 years27.5 years
Boston31.1 years31.7 years30.5 years
Massachusetts39.2 years40.6 years37.8 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years

Zip Code 02121 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 51,1191,1242,244
85 Plus81187268

Zip Code 02121 Population Density

Population Density: 15,926 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Zip Code 0212127,9031.752 sq mi15,926 / mi²
Boston621,98852.4 sq mi11,870 / mi²
Massachusetts6.6 million10,554.4 sq mi623.9 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²

Zip Code 02121 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1810 to 2100


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 02121
 Dorchester: 70.9%
 Roxbury: 9.5%
 Franklin Field North: 8.4%
 Dudley / Brunswick King: 7.6%
 Other: 3.5%

Stats and Demographics for Zip Code 02121

Households in 021219,846
People per Household2.79
Average House Value$154,300
Income per Household$27,211

Business Concentration in Zip Code 02121

02121 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 14%
 Home Services: 9.4%
 Medical: 8.8%
 Religion: 8.5%
 Beauty & Spas: 7.8%
 Industry: 7.1%
 Food: 6.2%
 Professional Services: 5.9%
 Restaurants: 5.7%
 Local Services: 5.2%
 Education: 5.2%
 Other: 16.1%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Body repair629.9 years4.10.2
Car repair1722.3 years4.30.6
Barbers617.7 years4.60.2
Beauty salons64.30.2
Hairdressers820.1 years4.40.3
Government agencies54.80.2
Social work1225.1 years4.70.4
Primary and elementary schools528.3 years3.10.2
Finance other103.10.4
Loan companies1115.6 years2.60.4
Convenience stores64.70.2
Grocery stores and supermarkets53.80.2
Apartments1118.8 years4.50.4
General cleaning services723.1 years5.00.3
General contractors1720 years4.20.6
Real estate710.1 years3.50.3
Construction of buildings1225 years3.80.4
Other membership organizations54.10.2
Child care and day care1419.1 years4.30.5
Laundry1020.1 years4.10.4
Health and medical93.80.3
Physicians and surgeons83.40.3
Corporate management123.50.4
Scientific and technical services524.9 years4.50.2
Churches4135.9 years4.61.5
Clothing stores711.5 years4.00.3
Mobile phone stores813.5 years3.60.3
Pharmacies and drug stores618.5 years3.20.2
Shopping other816.7 years3.90.3
Public parks214.30.8

Business distribution by price for Zip Code 02121

 Inexpensive: 57.1%
 Moderate: 39.3%
 Expensive: 3.6%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.

Zip Code 02121 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Zip Code 02121335,667 t12 t191,590 t/mi²
Boston8,375,319 t13.5 t159,843 t/mi²
Massachusetts99,725,154 t15.1 t9,448 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²

Zip Code 02121 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)335,667 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita12 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (8)
EarthquakeLow (2)
FloodHigh (8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
1/12/153:36 AM3.391.7 km5,400 m0km NE of Wauregan, Connecticutusgs.gov
1/10/992:52 AM3.160 km2,000 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
3/22/9612:22 PM3.169.6 km11,900 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
10/2/947:36 AM3.393.5 km10,000 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
10/2/944:27 AM3.798.3 km10,000 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
12/20/779:44 AM3.160.8 kmNonesouthern New Englandusgs.gov
3/11/7612:29 AM3.583.5 kmNonesouthern New Englandusgs.gov
10/16/638:30 AM3.4155.7 km14,000 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov

Primary City

Dorchester is a historic neighborhood comprising over 6 square miles (16 km2) in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The town was founded by Puritans who emigrated in 1630 from Dorchester, Dorset, England. This dissolved municipality, Boston's larg..    Dorchester, Boston Wikipedia Page

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