Data Profile of ZIP Code 02108

About Boston, MA (ZIP Code 02108)

Massachusetts

Demographics Data and In-depth Information About 02108

The 02108 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Boston, MA in Suffolk County in the United States. The current population estimate is 4,454. Approximately 87.3% of residents in this Massachusetts region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is an estimated $106,869. The median age in the 02108 ZIP Code is 36.1 years, with 18.6% of residents aged 62 years and older. Median househould income in this region is $146,958, while about 0% of the population lives below the poverty line.

Population in 02108

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 02108 is 4,454.

Boston, MA

The 02108 ZIP Code is associated with Boston, MA in Suffolk County.

Area Codes associated with 02108

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 02108 include 339, 508, 617, 781, and 857.

Sunrise / Sunset in 02108

Sunrise: 5:25 am
Sunset: 8:16 pm
Sunrise in 02108 5:25 am
Sunrise in 02108 8:16 pm

Weather forecast for 02108

Overnight's forecast for 02108: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 3 mph.

Current air quality in 02108

Air quality: Fair Air quality scale in 02108 Fair

Internet in 02108

In ZIP Code 02108, about 96.5% of households have a computer, while 95.3% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 02108

In ZIP Code 02108, females make up an estimated 50.5% of the overall population, while males comprise approximately 49.5%.

Health Insurance in 02108

Approximately 2.3% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 02108 (Boston, MA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 02108

The median household income in ZIP Code 02108 is $146,958, while the region's mean household income is $225,877. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $106,869. The per capita income in ZIP Code 02108 of $106,869 is approximately 144.21% more than the per capita income in Massachusetts overall of $43,761. An estimated 0.0% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 100% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 36.9% of the population in 02108 earn $200,000 or more per year, while an estimated 21.3% earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, and 0.0% of 02108 residents earn $15,000 to $24,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 02108. 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 02108

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 4.2%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 1.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 0.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 3.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 6.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 6.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 8.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 21.3%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 11.3%
$200,000 or more per year 36.9%

Education levels in ZIP Code 02108

In ZIP Code 02108, 97.1% of the population graduated high school, while 87.3% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 0.2% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 45.4% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 4.4% in this Suffolk County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 02108

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 0.2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2.7%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 4.4%
Some college, no degree 4.3%
Associate's degree 1.0%
Bachelor's degree 42.0%
Graduate or professional degree 45.4%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 02108. 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 02108

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 02108, 95.7% is one race, while 4.3% are two or more races. Approximately 4.9% of 02108 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 02108 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (87.8%), followed by Asian (7.7%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 02108. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 02108

Industry Percent
White 87.8%
Black or African American 6.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.1%
Asian 7.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 2.2%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 02108

In ZIP Code 02108, 83.3% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 2.7% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 8.5% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 4.5% 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 Suffolk County region.

Language Spoken in 02108

Language Spoken Percent
English only 83.3%
Spanish 2.7%
Other Indo-European languages 8.5%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 4.5%
Other languages 1.1%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 02108. 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 02108

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 02108, an estimated 83.7% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 6.9% of homes in the region were built between 2000 and 2009, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 1990 and 1999 in this Suffolk County region.

Age of Housing in 02108

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.0%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.6%
Built between 2000 and 2009 6.9%
Built between 1990 and 1999 0.0%
Built between 1980 and 1989 0.5%
Built between 1970 and 1979 1.9%
Built between 1960 and 1969 1.0%
Built between 1950 and 1959 1.8%
Built between 1940 and 1949 3.7%
Built in 1939 or earlier 83.7%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 02108. 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 02108

Residents of ZIP Code 02108 are younger than average. The median age of 36.1 years in ZIP Code 02108 is approximately 5.25% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 89.2% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 18.6% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 26.6% of the population in 02108 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 13.3% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.6% of 02108 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 02108. 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 02108

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 5.2%
5 to 9 years 2.1%
10 to 14 years 3.0%
15 to 19 years 6.8%
20 to 24 years 4.4%
25 to 34 years 26.6%
35 to 44 years 13.3%
45 to 54 years 9.0%
55 to 59 years 9.6%
60 to 64 years 4.0%
65 to 74 years 8.8%
75 to 84 years 5.7%
85 years and over 1.6%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 02108 [4]

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 02108 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 28.5% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 02108 is high blood pressure, as approximately 20.6% of adults 18 and older in this Suffolk County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 02108. 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 02108

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 17.3%
High blood pressure 20.6%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 6.1%
Current asthma 9.8%
Coronary heart disease 3.5%
Diagnosed diabetes 5.1%
High cholesterol 28.5%
Chronic kidney disease 1.9%
Stroke 1.6%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 02108 [4]

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 02108 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 97.7% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 87.6% of those 18 and above in 02108 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 02108 include sleeping less than 7 hours (26.4% of adults aged 18 and above) and binge drinking (22.2% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 02108

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 97.7%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 70.6%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 71.0%
Cholesterol screening 87.6%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 80.2%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 02108. 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 02108. 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 02108

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 22.2%
Current smoking 6.5%
No leisure-time physical activity 12.3%
Obesity 18.9%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 26.4%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 02108 [6]

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 02108 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.91 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 19.17% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 25.49% 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 02108. This visualizes electricity rates in 02108 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 02108

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 02108 14.91¢/kWh 13.84¢/kWh 12.57¢/kWh
Massachusetts 29.5¢/kWh 19.76¢/kWh 17.78¢/kWh
United States 16.88¢/kWh 12.66¢/kWh 7.82¢/kWh

Solar Power in 02108

Month ZIP Code 02108 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.92 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.66 3 6.31
Mar 5.01 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.42 5.13 7.3
May 5.54 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.64 5.72 6.95
Jul 6.01 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.77 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.51 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.56 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.57 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.28 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 02108. This visualizes solar power levels in 02108 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 02108

In 02108, 68.9% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 9.7% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 21.2 minutes. Approximately 33.4% of the employed population 16 years and over in 02108 work in professional, scientific, management, and administrative, while an estimated 24.3% work in educational services, and health care and social assistance. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 02108 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 02108. 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 02108

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.0%
Construction 1.4%
Manufacturing 5.4%
Wholesale trade 0.9%
Retail trade 4.6%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 0.5%
Information 2.8%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 15.2%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 33.4%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 24.3%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 7.9%
Other services, except public administration 2.0%
Public administration 1.6%

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 02108 [5]

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 02108, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 02108 in the past 12 months. Debt collection received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Suffolk 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 02108. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 02108

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

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 02108

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Attempts to collect debt not owed 2
Advertising and marketing, including promotional offers 1
Closing on a mortgage 1
Fraud or scam 1
Managing an account 1
Other 3
* Total 2021 - 2024 (current)

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 02108. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.

Notes

  • [4] Health data referenced here originate from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
  • [5] Consumer financial product complaint data referenced here originate from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
  • [6] Electricity rates and electricity usage data referenced here originate from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and/or the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). Estimates utilize regional U.S. Census Bureau data along with regional NREL and/or EIA data.