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Zip Code 02472, United States - Map and Information

Primary CityWatertown, Massachusetts
Area of Zip Code 024724.153 sq mi
Male Population15,175 (46.9%)
Female Population17,180 (53.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +27.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +2.3%
Median Age38.2 years
Male Median Age36.8 years
Female Median Age39.4 years
Area Codes617781857978
NeighborhoodsDowntown Watertown, East Watertown, Newton Corner, Nonantum, Watertown Square, Watertown West End, West End
Local TimeSaturday 12:35 PM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Coordinates42.3700267717291° / -71.1773061222529°
Related Zip Codes024710247402475024760247702478

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Zip Code 02472 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density6,097 / mi²7,092 / mi²7,614 / mi²7,791 / mi²

Racial demographics for Zip Code 02472

 White: 90.8%
 Asian: 3.8%
 Hispanic or Latino: 2.7%
 Black Or African American: 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native: 0.2%
 Other: 0.9%

02472 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 2.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Zip Code 02472+27.8%+9.8%+2.3%
Watertown Town+27.8%+9.8%+2.3%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%

Zip Code 02472 Median Age

Median Age: 38.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Zip Code 0247238.2 years39.4 years36.8 years
Watertown Town38.2 years39.4 years36.8 years
Massachusetts39.2 years40.6 years37.8 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years

Zip Code 02472 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 59489211,869
85 Plus221501723

Zip Code 02472 Population Density

Population Density: 7,791 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Zip Code 0247232,3554.153 sq mi7,791 / mi²
Watertown Town32,4074.116 sq mi7,872 / mi²
Massachusetts6.6 million10,554.4 sq mi623.9 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²

Zip Code 02472 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1820 to 2100


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 02472
 East Watertown: 40.5%
 Watertown West End: 17.9%
 West End: 12.4%
 Downtown Watertown: 7.4%
 Newton Corner: 5.4%
 Other: 16.3%

Stats and Demographics for Zip Code 02472

Households in 0247215,008
People per Household2.17
Average House Value$270,600
Income per Household$59,764

Business Concentration in Zip Code 02472

02472 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 15.3%
 Medical: 15.1%
 Professional Services: 14.5%
 Home Services: 8.9%
 Industry: 6.6%
 Restaurants: 6.2%
 Local Services: 5.4%
 Automotive: 5%
 Other: 22.9%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts2939.1 years4.40.9
Car repair7832.7 years4.42.4
Beauty salons4723 years4.31.5
Hairdressers5623 years4.41.7
Social work5524.2 years4.51.7
Education other2620.5 years4.20.8
Atm's31131.2 years3.41.0
Banks3174.6 years4.01.0
Apartments2725.5 years4.20.8
General contractors9631.6 years3.73.0
Other construction5632.5 years4.21.7
Real estate9725.3 years4.23.0
Construction of buildings5633.8 years4.61.7
Other membership organizations4238.7 years4.51.3
Laundry2737.2 years4.30.8
Personal services2725.2 years4.40.8
Acupuncture3918.1 years5.01.2
Dentists4623.1 years4.91.4
Health and medical37421.1 years4.311.6
Physicians and surgeons8623 years4.22.7
Physiotherapy3719.2 years4.91.1
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists3117.5 years3.51.0
Advertising and marketing4221.4 years3.71.3
Architects2725.7 years3.60.8
Corporate management7321 years4.82.3
Lawyers legal5522.6 years4.41.7
Research, development and testing services3320.5 years3.81.0
Scientific and technical services7521.1 years4.22.3
Specialized design3520.7 years4.81.1
Clothing stores4026.4 years4.11.2
Electronics stores7820.9 years3.92.4
Hardware stores3144.5 years3.81.0
Shopping other4030.6 years3.81.2
Fitness centers3014.4 years4.30.9

Business distribution by price for Zip Code 02472

 Moderate: 55.4%
 Inexpensive: 33.9%
 Expensive: 8.3%
 Very Expensive: 2.4%

Human Development Index (HDI)

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

Zip Code 02472 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Zip Code 02472586,456 t18.1 t141,224 t/mi²
Watertown Town587,399 t18.1 t142,702 t/mi²
Massachusetts99,725,154 t15.1 t9,448 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²

Zip Code 02472 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)586,456 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita18.1 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 AM3.391.5 km5,400 m0km NE of Wauregan, Connecticutusgs.gov
1/10/992:52 AM3.154.7 km2,000 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
3/22/9612:22 PM3.175.7 km11,900 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
10/2/947:36 AM3.385.7 km10,000 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
10/2/944:27 AM3.790.6 km10,000 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
12/20/779:44 AM3.170.9 kmNonesouthern New Englandusgs.gov
3/11/7612:29 AM3.590 kmNonesouthern New Englandusgs.gov
10/16/638:30 AM3.4162.3 km14,000 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov

Primary City

The Town of Watertown is a city in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States. It is part of the Greater Boston area. The population was 31,915 at the 2010 census. Watertown is one of fourteen Massachusetts municipalities that have applied for, a..    Watertown, Massachusetts Wikipedia Page

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