Data Profile of ZIP Code 02081

About Walpole, MA (ZIP Code 02081)

Massachusetts

Demographics Data and Other Detailed Statistics About 02081

The 02081 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Walpole, MA in Norfolk County in the United States. The current population estimate is 19,904. Approximately 53.6% of residents in this Massachusetts region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is an estimated $52,629. The median household income is $117,535, while about 3% of the population is living below the poverty line. The median age in ZIP Code 02081 is approximately 40.8 years, and 19.3% of the region's residents are aged 62 years and older.

Population in 02081

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 02081 is 19,904.

Walpole, MA

The 02081 ZIP Code is associated with Walpole, MA in Norfolk County.

Area Codes associated with 02081

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 02081 include 508, 774, and 781.

Sunrise / Sunset in 02081

Sunrise: 6:40 am
Sunset: 6:30 pm
Sunrise in 02081 6:40 am
Sunrise in 02081 6:30 pm

Weather forecast for 02081

Tonight's forecast for 02081: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

Current air quality in 02081

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 02081 Good

Internet in 02081

In ZIP Code 02081, about 92.9% of households have a computer, while 91.9% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 02081

The gender split in ZIP Code 02081 is an estimated 48.8% male and approximately 51.2% female.

Health Insurance in 02081

Approximately 6.4% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 02081 (Walpole, MA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 02081

The median household income in ZIP Code 02081 is $117,535, while the region's mean household income is $145,393. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $52,629. The per capita income in ZIP Code 02081 of $52,629 is approximately 20.26% more than the per capita income in Massachusetts overall of $43,761. An estimated 2.6% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 72.63% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 22.1% of the population in 02081 earn $200,000 or more per year, while an estimated 21.4% earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, and 1.9% of 02081 residents earn less than $10,000 per year.

Household Income Details

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Total Income in 02081

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 1.9%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 2.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 3.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 6.4%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 9.1%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 8.6%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 9.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 21.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 15.3%
$200,000 or more per year 22.1%

Education levels in ZIP Code 02081

In ZIP Code 02081, 93.9% of the population graduated high school, while 53.6% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 3.0% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 18.6% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 17.3% in this Norfolk County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 02081

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 3.0%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 3.1%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 17.3%
Some college, no degree 15.9%
Associate's degree 7.2%
Bachelor's degree 35.0%
Graduate or professional degree 18.6%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 02081. 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 02081

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 02081, 98.3% is one race, while 1.7% are two or more races. Approximately 9.1% of 02081 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 02081 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (91.2%), followed by Asian (5.2%) .

Race Breakdown Details

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Racial Composition of 02081

Industry Percent
White 91.2%
Black or African American 2.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.6%
Asian 5.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.2%
Some other race 3.0%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 02081

In ZIP Code 02081, 85.1% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 5.1% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 7.9% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.7% of homes. Lastly, 1.1% 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 02081

Language Spoken Percent
English only 85.1%
Spanish 5.1%
Other Indo-European languages 7.9%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.7%
Other languages 1.1%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 02081. 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 02081

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 02081, an estimated 15.5% of homes were built between 1950 and 1959. Additionally, 14.0% of homes in the region were built between 1980 and 1989, while an estimated 0.3% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Norfolk County region.

Age of Housing in 02081

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.3%
Built between 2010 and 2013 3.5%
Built between 2000 and 2009 9.8%
Built between 1990 and 1999 13.6%
Built between 1980 and 1989 14.0%
Built between 1970 and 1979 12.0%
Built between 1960 and 1969 13.0%
Built between 1950 and 1959 15.5%
Built between 1940 and 1949 5.5%
Built in 1939 or earlier 12.9%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 02081. 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 02081

Residents of ZIP Code 02081 are older than average. The median age of 40.8 years in ZIP Code 02081 is approximately 7.09% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 73.7% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 19.3% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 15.8% of the population in 02081 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 13.6% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 3.1% of 02081 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 02081. 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 02081

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 7.0%
5 to 9 years 6.1%
10 to 14 years 7.4%
15 to 19 years 8.2%
20 to 24 years 3.8%
25 to 34 years 8.9%
35 to 44 years 13.6%
45 to 54 years 15.8%
55 to 59 years 7.3%
60 to 64 years 4.9%
65 to 74 years 9.0%
75 to 84 years 5.0%
85 years and over 3.1%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 02081

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 02081 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 32.0% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 02081 is high blood pressure, as approximately 27.6% of adults 18 and older in this Norfolk County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 02081. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that have specific chronic health issues, e.g. high blood pressure, diabetes, or arthritis.

Health Issues in 02081

Health Issue Percent of adults*
High blood pressure 27.6%
High cholesterol 32.0%
Diagnosed diabetes 7.9%
Current asthma 9.4%
Arthritis 25.0%
Stroke 2.7%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 8.3%
Chronic kidney disease 2.5%
Coronary heart disease 5.5%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 02081

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 02081 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 93.6% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 92.8% of those 18 and above in 02081 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 02081 include sleeping less than 7 hours (33.1% of adults aged 18 and above) and no leisure-time physical activity (25.6% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 02081

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 78.6%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 79.5%
Current access to health insurance 93.6%
Cholesterol screening 92.8%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 73.8%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 02081. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that engage in preventative health measures, e.g. sholesterol screenings and visits to doctors for routine checkups.

Health Risk Behaviors Details

Bar chart displaying health risk behaviors details in ZIP Code 02081. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and older that engage in health risk behaviors, e.g. smoking or binge drinking.

Health Risk Behaviors in 02081

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Current smoking 12.6%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 33.1%
Binge drinking 22.0%
No leisure-time physical activity 25.6%
Obesity 22.6%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 02081

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 02081 of 14.91¢/kWh. This rate is about 37.69% less than the average rate in Massachusetts, and approximately 3.56% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 02081 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.95 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 20.15% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 24.89% 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 02081. This visualizes electricity rates in 02081 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 02081

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 02081 14.91¢/kWh 13.84¢/kWh 12.57¢/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 02081

Month ZIP Code 02081 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.73 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.7 3 6.31
Mar 5.11 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.5 5.13 7.3
May 5.43 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.69 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.99 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.95 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.6 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.62 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.65 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.41 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 02081. This visualizes solar power levels in 02081 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 02081

In 02081, 68.1% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 6.2% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 38.1 minutes. Approximately 27.1% of the employed population 16 years and over in 02081 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 17.0% work in professional, scientific, management, and administrative. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.2% of 02081 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 02081. 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 02081

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.2%
Construction 7.0%
Manufacturing 5.5%
Wholesale trade 2.8%
Retail trade 10.8%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 2.4%
Information 1.7%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 12.0%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 17.0%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 27.1%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 6.5%
Other services, except public administration 3.9%
Public administration 3.1%

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 02081

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 02081, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 02081 in the past 12 months. Debt collection received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Norfolk County region was problem with a credit reporting company's investigation.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

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Consumer Complaints by Product in 02081

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or credit repair services 17
Debt collection 12
Checking or savings account 3
Mortgage 3
Credit card or prepaid card 1
Other 2
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 02081

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 11
Attempts to collect debt not owed 8
Incorrect information on your report 6
Written notification about debt 3
Managing an account 2
Other 8
* 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 02081. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.