Data Profile of ZIP Code 02072

About Stoughton, MA (ZIP Code 02072)

Massachusetts

Demographics Data and Important Statistics About 02072

The 02072 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Stoughton, MA in Norfolk County in the United States. The current population estimate is 28,639. Approximately 37.6% of residents in this Massachusetts region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is an estimated $38,513. Approximately 6% of the population is living below the poverty line. The median household income of this region is $83,519. The median age in ZIP Code 02072 is approximately 44.8 years, and 24.0% of the region's residents are aged 62 years and older.

Population in 02072

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 02072 is 28,639.

Stoughton, MA

The 02072 ZIP Code is associated with Stoughton, MA in Norfolk County.

Area Codes associated with 02072

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 02072 include 781.

Sunrise / Sunset in 02072

Sunrise: 6:40 am
Sunset: 6:28 pm
Sunrise in 02072 6:40 am
Sunrise in 02072 6:28 pm

Weather forecast for 02072

Forecast currently unavailable.

Current air quality in 02072

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 02072 Good

Internet in 02072

In ZIP Code 02072, about 92.1% of households have a computer, while 89.1% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 02072

The gender split in ZIP Code 02072 is an estimated 46.6% male and approximately 53.4% female.

Health Insurance in 02072

Data is currently unavailable for health insurance in ZIP Code 02072.

Income in ZIP Code 02072

The median household income in ZIP Code 02072 is $83,519, while the region's mean household income is $99,374. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $38,513. The per capita income in ZIP Code 02072 of $38,513 is approximately 11.99% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $43,761. An estimated 5.7% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 40% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 22.0% of the population in 02072 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 14.6% earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, and 3.4% of 02072 residents earn less than $10,000 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 02072. This visualizes the percentage of households in this region that fall within different income ranges, e.g. $100,000 to $149,999 per year.

Total Income in 02072

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 3.4%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 5.4%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 5.7%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 12.1%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 14.6%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 22.0%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 11.2%
$200,000 or more per year 8.8%

Education levels in ZIP Code 02072

In ZIP Code 02072, 91.1% of the population graduated high school, while 37.6% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 4.1% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 14.3% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 26.1% in this Norfolk County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 02072

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 4.1%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 4.8%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 26.1%
Some college, no degree 17.6%
Associate's degree 9.8%
Bachelor's degree 23.2%
Graduate or professional degree 14.3%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 02072. This visualizes the percentage of the population that has attained a specific level of education, e.g. a graduate or professional degree.

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 02072

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 02072, 96.5% is one race, while 3.5% are two or more races. Approximately 3.8% of 02072 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 02072 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (75.8%), followed by Black or African American (17.0%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 02072. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 02072

Industry Percent
White 75.8%
Black or African American 17.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.4%
Asian 6.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 3.4%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 02072

In ZIP Code 02072, 75.5% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 2.9% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 16.5% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 3.1% of homes. Lastly, 2.0% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Norfolk County region.

Language Spoken in 02072

Language Spoken Percent
English only 75.5%
Spanish 2.9%
Other Indo-European languages 16.5%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 3.1%
Other languages 2.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 02072. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the area that list a specific language as being spoken in the home, e.g. Spanish.

Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 02072

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 02072, an estimated 20.5% of homes were built between 1970 and 1979. Additionally, 16.6% of homes in the region were built between 1950 and 1959, while an estimated 0.6% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Norfolk County region.

Age of Housing in 02072

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.6%
Built between 2010 and 2013 2.9%
Built between 2000 and 2009 6.4%
Built between 1990 and 1999 7.5%
Built between 1980 and 1989 9.2%
Built between 1970 and 1979 20.5%
Built between 1960 and 1969 15.5%
Built between 1950 and 1959 16.6%
Built between 1940 and 1949 5.4%
Built in 1939 or earlier 15.2%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 02072. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the region that were built in a certain time frame, e.g. built between 1950 and 1959.

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 02072

Residents of ZIP Code 02072 are older than average. The median age of 44.8 years in ZIP Code 02072 is approximately 17.59% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 80.8% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 24.0% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 14.8% of the population in 02072 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 12.0% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.8% of 02072 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 02072. This visualizes the percentage of the population in the region that falls into certain age ranges, e.g. 35 to 44 years old.

Age Breakdown in 02072

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 4.9%
5 to 9 years 4.7%
10 to 14 years 4.9%
15 to 19 years 6.8%
20 to 24 years 5.5%
25 to 34 years 11.4%
35 to 44 years 12.0%
45 to 54 years 14.8%
55 to 59 years 8.1%
60 to 64 years 8.4%
65 to 74 years 10.8%
75 to 84 years 4.9%
85 years and over 2.8%

Utilities in ZIP Code 02072

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 02072 of 13.13¢/kWh. This rate is about 45.13% less than the average rate in Massachusetts, and approximately 15.07% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 02072 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.89 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 18.69% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 25.8% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).

Electricity Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the electricity rates breakdown in ZIP Code 02072. This visualizes electricity rates in 02072 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 02072

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 02072 13.13¢/kWh 7.38¢/kWh 5.14¢/kWh
Massachusetts 23.93¢/kWh 18.18¢/kWh 18.67¢/kWh
United States 15.46¢/kWh 13.15¢/kWh 9.43¢/kWh

Solar Power in 02072

Month ZIP Code 02072 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 4.07 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.66 3 6.31
Mar 5.08 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.39 5.13 7.3
May 5.63 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.57 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.98 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.78 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.46 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.38 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.62 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.1 1.78 5.46
All figures listed are kWh/m2/day — kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Radiation Levels

Line chart displaying solar radiation levels in ZIP Code 02072. This visualizes solar power levels in 02072 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 02072

In 02072, 69.8% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 3.7% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 33.7 minutes. Approximately 27.0% of the employed population 16 years and over in 02072 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 11.8% work in retail trade. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.4% of 02072 workers 16 years and over work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 02072. This visualizes the percentage of the population 16 years and over that work in certain industries, e.g. educational services, and health care and social assistance.

Job Industry Breakdown in 02072

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.4%
Construction 5.7%
Manufacturing 7.3%
Wholesale trade 2.7%
Retail trade 11.8%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 5.6%
Information 1.9%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 9.2%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 10.8%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 27.0%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 7.6%
Other services, except public administration 6.0%
Public administration 3.9%

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 02072

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 02072, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 02072 in the past 12 months. Debt collection received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Norfolk County region was attempts to collect debt not owed.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

Pie chart displaying the specific consumer financial products associated with complaints that originated from residents in ZIP Code 02072. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 02072

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or credit repair services 35
Debt collection 34
Credit card or prepaid card 8
Checking or savings account 5
Mortgage 5
Other 4
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 02072

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Attempts to collect debt not owed 24
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 24
Incorrect information on your report 15
Written notification about debt 8
Managing an account 4
Other 16
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints (Issues)

Pie chart displaying the complaints about consumer financial products and services that were sent to companies for response from residents in ZIP Code 02072. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.