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Zip Code 02478, United States - Map and Information

Primary CityBelmont, Massachusetts
Area of Zip Code 024784.705 sq mi
Male Population11,638 (47.2%)
Female Population13,040 (52.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +27.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +2.3%
Median Age42.1 years
Male Median Age41.2 years
Female Median Age42.9 years
Area Codes617781857
NeighborhoodsBelmont Center, Belmont Hill, Cushing Square, East Watertown, Waverley Square, West End
Local TimeSaturday 12:29 PM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Coordinates42.3960347095566° / -71.1795106155824°
Related Zip Codes024710247202474024750247602477

Map of Zip Code 02478

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Zip Code 02478 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density4,108 / mi²4,778 / mi²5,127 / mi²5,245 / mi²

Racial demographics for Zip Code 02478

 White: 90.8%
 Asian: 5.7%
 Hispanic or Latino: 1.8%
 Black Or African American: 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native: 0.1%
 Other: 0.4%

02478 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 2.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Zip Code 02478+27.7%+9.8%+2.3%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%

Zip Code 02478 Median Age

Median Age: 42.1 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Zip Code 0247842.1 years42.9 years41.2 years
Belmont42.1 years42.9 years41.2 years
Massachusetts39.2 years40.6 years37.8 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years

Zip Code 02478 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 58147191,534
85 Plus206356563

Zip Code 02478 Population Density

Population Density: 5,245 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Zip Code 0247824,6784.705 sq mi5,245 / mi²
Belmont23,8494.723 sq mi5,049 / mi²
Massachusetts6.6 million10,554.4 sq mi623.9 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²

Zip Code 02478 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1820 to 2100


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 02478
 Belmont Center: 28%
 Belmont Hill: 23.8%
 Cushing Square: 18.8%
 Waverley Square: 15.1%
 Other: 14.3%

Stats and Demographics for Zip Code 02478

Households in 024789,962
People per Household2.45
Average House Value$450,000
Income per Household$80,300

Business Concentration in Zip Code 02478

02478 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 29%
 Shopping: 12.7%
 Professional Services: 11.9%
 Home Services: 7%
 Education: 5.3%
 Other: 34.1%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair3326.9 years4.51.3
Gas stations1934.1 years4.30.8
Beauty salons3919.9 years4.71.6
Hairdressers4221.1 years4.61.7
Social work4127.7 years4.51.7
Education other2524.1 years4.81.0
Atm's2149.1 years4.30.9
Banks2569 years3.91.0
Finance other2453.5 years3.81.0
Loan companies2221.9 years4.30.9
Grocery stores and supermarkets2320.5 years4.30.9
General contractors4026.5 years4.51.6
Other construction3629.9 years4.51.5
Real estate4621.5 years4.11.9
Construction of buildings2826.8 years4.51.1
Other membership organizations2332.6 years4.20.9
Child care and day care2026.5 years4.90.8
Dentists5723.7 years4.82.3
Health and medical47321.5 years3.919.2
Physicians and surgeons22322.8 years3.79.0
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists10917.2 years3.94.4
Corporate management5719.9 years3.82.3
Lawyers legal3521.8 years4.21.4
Scientific and technical services4117.6 years3.41.7
Specialized design1914.3 years5.00.8
Churches2763.9 years4.91.1
Electronics stores3822.1 years4.01.5
Shopping other3323.7 years4.21.3

Business distribution by price for Zip Code 02478

 Moderate: 61.2%
 Inexpensive: 23.6%
 Expensive: 10.7%
 Very Expensive: 4.5%

Human Development Index (HDI)

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

Zip Code 02478 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Zip Code 02478474,126 t19.2 t100,779 t/mi²
Belmont457,561 t19.2 t96,885 t/mi²
Massachusetts99,725,154 t15.1 t9,448 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²

Zip Code 02478 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)474,126 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita19.2 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeLow (2)
FloodHigh (8)
CycloneHigh (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 AM3.393.6 km5,400 m0km NE of Wauregan, Connecticutusgs.gov
1/10/992:52 AM3.152 km2,000 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
3/22/9612:22 PM3.178.6 km11,900 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
10/2/947:36 AM3.385.6 km10,000 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
10/2/944:27 AM3.790.6 km10,000 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov
12/25/777:35 AM3.298.3 kmNoneNew Hampshireusgs.gov
12/20/779:44 AM3.173.4 kmNonesouthern New Englandusgs.gov
3/11/7612:29 AM3.592.9 kmNonesouthern New Englandusgs.gov
10/16/638:30 AM3.4162.4 km14,000 msouthern New Englandusgs.gov

Primary City

Belmont is a town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, a suburb of Boston. It is part of the Boston metropolitan area. Its population was 24,729 at the 2010 census.     Belmont, Massachusetts Wikipedia Page

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