Data Profile of ZIP Code 02116

About Boston, MA (ZIP Code 02116)

Massachusetts

Demographics Data and Detailed Statistics About 02116

The 02116 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Boston, MA in Suffolk County in the United States. The current population estimate is 23,157. Approximately 76.5% of residents in this Massachusetts region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is an estimated $108,943. The median age in the 02116 ZIP Code is 35.3 years, with 19.4% of residents aged 62 years and older. The median household income is at $110,280, while an estimated 6% of the population in this ZIP is living below the poverty line.

Population in 02116

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 02116 is 23,157.

Boston, MA

The 02116 ZIP Code is associated with Boston, MA in Suffolk County.

Area Codes associated with 02116

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 02116 include 508, 617, 781, 857, and 978.

Sunrise / Sunset in 02116

Sunrise: 6:16 am
Sunset: 5:35 pm
Sunrise in 02116 6:16 am
Sunrise in 02116 5:35 pm

Weather forecast for 02116

Today's forecast for 02116: Sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 3 to 12 mph.

Current air quality in 02116

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 02116 Good

Internet in 02116

In ZIP Code 02116, about 94.8% of households have a computer, while 92.2% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 02116

In ZIP Code 02116, females make up an estimated 54.4% of the overall population, while males comprise approximately 45.6%.

Health Insurance in 02116

Approximately 3.4% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 02116 (Boston, MA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 02116

The median household income in ZIP Code 02116 is $110,280, while the region's mean household income is $202,036. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $108,943. The per capita income in ZIP Code 02116 of $108,943 is approximately 148.95% more than the per capita income in Massachusetts overall of $43,761. An estimated 6.4% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 32.63% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 31.2% of the population in 02116 earn $200,000 or more per year, while an estimated 13.2% earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, and 4.5% of 02116 residents earn $15,000 to $24,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 02116. 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 02116

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 8.6%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 4.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 5.1%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 6.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 10.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 6.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 13.2%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 9.6%
$200,000 or more per year 31.2%

Education levels in ZIP Code 02116

In ZIP Code 02116, 91.4% of the population graduated high school, while 76.5% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 6.5% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 43.1% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 6.8% in this Suffolk County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 02116

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 6.5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2.0%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 6.8%
Some college, no degree 5.9%
Associate's degree 2.2%
Bachelor's degree 33.4%
Graduate or professional degree 43.1%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 02116. 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 02116

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 02116, 97.1% is one race, while 2.9% are two or more races. Approximately 7.6% of 02116 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 02116 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (77.1%), followed by Asian (16.3%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 02116. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 02116

Industry Percent
White 77.1%
Black or African American 6.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.5%
Asian 16.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.4%
Some other race 2.1%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 02116

In ZIP Code 02116, 73.5% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 5.7% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 8.1% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 11.3% of homes. Lastly, 1.5% 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 02116

Language Spoken Percent
English only 73.5%
Spanish 5.7%
Other Indo-European languages 8.1%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 11.3%
Other languages 1.5%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 02116. 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 02116

The median home value in ZIP Code 02116 in December 2023 comes in at $2,455,405. The December 2023 value is approximately -4% lower than the $2,557,119 median value in July 2023, and -2% lower than the $2,515,999 median value in January 2023. Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 02116, an estimated 57.7% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 10.8% of homes in the region were built between 2000 and 2009, while an estimated 1.4% of homes were built between 1990 and 1999 in this Suffolk County region.

Home Values in 02116

Month Home value
Dec 2023 $2,455,405
Nov 2023 $2,484,513
Oct 2023 $2,505,582
Sep 2023 $2,530,894
Aug 2023 $2,547,452
Jul 2023 $2,557,119
Jun 2023 $2,550,660
May 2023 $2,541,936
Apr 2023 $2,528,512
Mar 2023 $2,514,863
Feb 2023 $2,512,096
Jan 2023 $2,515,999

Median Home Values Over Time

Line chart displaying median home values in ZIP Code 02116. This visualizes a recent 12-month span of home values in the region.

Age of Housing in 02116

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 2.2%
Built between 2010 and 2013 3.8%
Built between 2000 and 2009 10.8%
Built between 1990 and 1999 1.4%
Built between 1980 and 1989 6.3%
Built between 1970 and 1979 6.6%
Built between 1960 and 1969 5.3%
Built between 1950 and 1959 2.9%
Built between 1940 and 1949 3.1%
Built in 1939 or earlier 57.7%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 02116. 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 02116

Residents of ZIP Code 02116 are younger than average. The median age of 35.3 years in ZIP Code 02116 is approximately 7.35% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 93.0% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 19.4% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 27.1% of the population in 02116 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 11.5% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.4% of 02116 residents are aged 5 to 9 years.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 02116. 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 02116

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 2.8%
5 to 9 years 1.4%
10 to 14 years 1.6%
15 to 19 years 8.4%
20 to 24 years 8.2%
25 to 34 years 27.1%
35 to 44 years 11.5%
45 to 54 years 10.6%
55 to 59 years 6.5%
60 to 64 years 5.6%
65 to 74 years 9.4%
75 to 84 years 4.8%
85 years and over 2.1%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 02116

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 02116 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 27.7% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 02116 is high blood pressure, as approximately 20.5% 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 02116. 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 02116

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 16.0%
High blood pressure 20.5%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 5.2%
Current asthma 10.2%
Coronary heart disease 3.5%
Diagnosed diabetes 6.3%
High cholesterol 27.7%
Chronic kidney disease 2.0%
Stroke 1.8%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 02116

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 02116 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 96.6% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 84.5% of those 18 and above in 02116 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 02116 include sleeping less than 7 hours (28.2% of adults aged 18 and above) and binge drinking (21.2% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 02116

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 96.6%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 70.4%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 70.2%
Cholesterol screening 84.5%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 74.7%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 02116. 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 02116. 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 02116

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 21.2%
Current smoking 7.8%
No leisure-time physical activity 16.3%
Obesity 18.5%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 28.2%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 02116

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 02116 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.96 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 20.39% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 24.73% 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 02116. This visualizes electricity rates in 02116 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 02116

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 02116 14.91¢/kWh 13.84¢/kWh 12.57¢/kWh
Massachusetts
United States

Solar Power in 02116

Month ZIP Code 02116 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.92 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.73 3 6.31
Mar 5.26 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.51 5.13 7.3
May 5.54 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.47 5.72 6.95
Jul 6.03 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.78 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.51 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.53 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.9 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.29 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 02116. This visualizes solar power levels in 02116 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 02116

In 02116, 69.2% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 3.9% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 22.7 minutes. Approximately 27.5% of the employed population 16 years and over in 02116 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 24.8% work in professional, scientific, management, and administrative. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 02116 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 02116. 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 02116

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.0%
Construction 1.6%
Manufacturing 4.0%
Wholesale trade 2.1%
Retail trade 5.8%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 1.5%
Information 3.8%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 16.0%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 24.8%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 27.5%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 7.7%
Other services, except public administration 3.6%
Public administration 1.5%

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 02116

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 02116, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 02116 in the past 12 months. Credit card or prepaid card received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Suffolk County region was incorrect information on a report.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

Pie chart displaying the specific consumer financial products associated with complaints that originated from residents in ZIP Code 02116. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 02116

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or credit repair services 16
Credit card or prepaid card 7
Money transfer, virtual currency, or money service 4
Checking or savings account 3
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 02116

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Incorrect information on your report 10
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 6
Problem with a purchase shown on your statement 3
Managing an account 2
Advertising and marketing, including promotional offers 1
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 02116. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.