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Zip Code 02124, United States - Map and Information

Primary CityDorchester, Boston
Area of Zip Code 021243.08 sq mi
Male Population21,468 (45.9%)
Female Population25,333 (54.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +43%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +5.2%
Median Age34.3 years
Male Median Age32.4 years
Female Median Age35.9 years
Area Codes339508617774More
Associated CitiesBoston
NeighborhoodsCodman Square, Dorchester, Dorchester Center, Lower East Mills / Cedar Grove
Local TimeSaturday 1:04 PM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Coordinates42.2857251735266° / -71.0710440041662°
Related Zip Codes021200212102122021230212502126

Map of Zip Code 02124

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Zip Code 02124 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density10,629 / mi²13,351 / mi²14,452 / mi²15,196 / mi²

Racial demographics for Zip Code 02124

 Black Or African American: 56%
 White: 20%
 Hispanic or Latino: 11.7%
 Asian: 5.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native: 0.5%
 Other: 6.6%

02124 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 5.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Zip Code 02124+43%+13.8%+5.2%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%

Zip Code 02124 Median Age

Median Age: 34.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Zip Code 0212434.3 years35.9 years32.4 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 02124 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 51,5771,6243,202
85 Plus153322476

Zip Code 02124 Population Density

Population Density: 15,196 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Zip Code 0212446,8013.08 sq mi15,196 / 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 02124 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1810 to 2100


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 02124
 Dorchester Center: 59.5%
 Dorchester: 18%
 Lower East Mills / Cedar Grove: 7.1%
 Other: 15.4%

Stats and Demographics for Zip Code 02124

Households in 0212418,212
People per Household2.91
Average House Value$167,600
Income per Household$36,025

Business Concentration in Zip Code 02124

02124 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 22.1%
 Shopping: 12.3%
 Professional Services: 7.9%
 Home Services: 7.2%
 Restaurants: 5.6%
 Industry: 5.5%
 Beauty & Spas: 5.4%
 Other: 33.9%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Body repair1137.3 years4.40.2
Car repair1632.9 years4.30.3
Beauty salons1511.6 years4.00.3
Hairdressers1612.9 years4.00.3
Manicures and pedicures1115 years3.80.2
Education other2020.9 years4.10.4
Convenience stores2026.3 years3.80.4
Apartments1141 years4.30.2
General cleaning services1121.4 years4.60.2
General contractors113.30.2
Real estate2339.1 years4.30.5
Child care and day care2519.9 years4.70.5
Health and medical6318.1 years4.81.3
Physicians and surgeons2811.9 years4.10.6
Scientific and technical services2514.8 years3.80.5
Churches1143.3 years4.00.2
Clothing stores1814.9 years4.80.4
Shopping other2520.8 years4.20.5
Public parks304.20.6

Business distribution by price for Zip Code 02124

 Moderate: 45.9%
 Inexpensive: 41.5%
 Expensive: 8.2%
 Very Expensive: 4.4%

Human Development Index (HDI)

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

Zip Code 02124 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Zip Code 02124582,820 t12.5 t189,245 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 02124 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)582,820 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita12.5 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (8)
FloodHigh (8)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* 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 AM3.391.1 km5,400 m0km NE of Wauregan, Connecticutusgs.gov
1/10/992:52 AM3.162 km2,000 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
3/22/9612:22 PM3.167.7 km11,900 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
10/2/947:36 AM3.394.9 km10,000 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
10/2/944:27 AM3.799.6 km10,000 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
12/20/779:44 AM3.158.3 kmNonesouthern New Englandusgs.gov
3/11/7612:29 AM3.581.4 kmNonesouthern New Englandusgs.gov
10/16/638:30 AM3.4155 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


Percentage of businesses by city in 02124
 Dorchester Center: 59.2%
 Boston: 29.1%
 Dorchester, Boston: 11.4%
 Other: 0.3%

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