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Zip Code 02121 - 2000 Census Data

Profile of General Demographic Characteristics: 2000

ZIP Code 02121 Data

Zip Code:02121
City:Dorchester
State:MA [Massachusetts]
Counties: SUFFOLK, MA
City Alias(es):Dorchester
Area Code:617 / 857 / 781
Time Zone: Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Observes Day Light Savings:Yes
Classification: [Non-Unique]




2000 Census data for ZIP Code 02121

2000 SEX AND AGE POPULATION FOR ZIP Code 02121    
Total 2000 Census Population for ZIP Code 02121 25,057 100.0%
Male Population 11,068 44.2%
Female Population 13,989 55.8%
Under 5 years 2,165 8.6%
5 to 9 years 2,732 10.9%
10 to 14 years 2,586 10.3%
15 to 19 years 2,014 8.0%
20 to 24 years 1,671 6.7%
25 to 34 years 3,757 15.0%
35 to 44 years 3,673 14.7%
45 to 54 years 2,673 10.7%
55 to 59 years 996 4.0%
60 to 64 years 760 3.0%
65 to 74 years 1,146 4.6%
75 to 84 years 713 2.8%
85 years and over 171 0.7%
     
25 to 29 years   0
30 to 34 years   0
35 to 39 years   0
40 to 44 years   0
45 to 49 years   0
50 to 54 years   0
55 to 59 years   0
60 to 64 years   0
65 to 69 years   0
70 to 74 years   0
75 to 79 years   0
80 to 84 years   0
     
Median age (years) for ZIP Code 02121 28.9 ( X )
     
18 years and over 16,309 65.1%
Male Population for ZIP Code 02121 6,683 26.7%
Female Population for ZIP Code 02121 9,626 38.4%
21 years and over 15,238 60.8%
62 years and over 2,447 9.8%
65 years and over 2,030 8.1%
Male 799 3.2%
Female 1,231 4.9%
     
Male population 11,068 44.2%
Under 5 years 1,111 4.4%
5 to 9 years 1,368 5.5%
10 to 14 years 1,292 5.2%
15 to 19 years 986 3.9%
25 to 29 years 710 2.8%
30 to 34 years 765 3.1%
35 to 39 years 803 3.2%
40 to 44 years 721 2.9%
45 to 49 years 597 2.4%
50 to 54 years 510 2.0%
55 to 59 years 397 1.6%
60 to 64 years 310 1.2%
65 to 69 years 254 1.0%
70 to 74 years 222 0.9%
75 to 79 years 156 0.6%
80 to 84 years 110 0.4%
     
Median age (years) 25.6 ( X )
     
16 years and over 7,102 28.3%
18 years and over 6,683 26.7%
21 years and over 6,170 24.6%
62 years and over 973 3.9%
65 years and over 799 3.2%
     
Female population 13,989 55.8%
Under 5 years 1,054 4.2%
5 to 9 years 1,364 5.4%
10 to 14 years 1,294 5.2%
15 to 19 years 1,028 4.1%
25 to 29 years 1,098 4.4%
30 to 34 years 1,184 4.7%
35 to 39 years 1,146 4.6%
40 to 44 years 1,003 4.0%
45 to 49 years 821 3.3%
50 to 54 years 745 3.0%
55 to 59 years 599 2.4%
60 to 64 years 450 1.8%
65 to 69 years 357 1.4%
70 to 74 years 313 1.2%
75 to 79 years 287 1.1%
80 to 84 years 160 0.6%
     
Median age (years) 30.6 ( X )
     
16 years and over 10,023 40.0%
18 years and over 9,626 38.4%
21 years and over 9,068 36.2%
62 years and over 1,474 5.9%
65 years and over 1,231 4.9%
     
POPULATION BY RACE FOR ZIP Code 02121    
One race 23,594 94.2%
White 1,234 4.9%
Black or African American 19,380 77.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native 172 0.7%
Asian 109 0.4%
Asian Indian 27 0.1%
Chinese 29 0.1%
Filipino 5 0.0%
Japanese 2 0.0%
Korean 7 0.0%
Vietnamese 35 0.1%
Other Asian [1] 4 0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 30 0.1%
Native Hawaiian 8 0.0%
Guamanian or Chamorro 0 0.0%
Samoan 0 0.0%
Other Pacific Islander [2] 22 0.1%
Some other race 2,669 10.7%
Two or more races 1,463 5.8%
     
Race alone or in combination with one or more other races [3]    
White 1,559 6.2%
Black or African American 20,629 82.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native 398 1.6%
Asian 182 0.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 108 0.4%
Some other race 3,730 14.9%
     
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE    
Total population 25,057 100.0%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 4,764 19.0%
Mexican 65 0.3%
Puerto Rican 1,899 7.6%
Cuban 82 0.3%
Other Hispanic or Latino 2,718 10.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,293 81.0%
White alone 338 1.3%
     
RELATIONSHIP    
Total population 25,057 100.0%
In households 24,969 99.6%
Householder 8,940 35.7%
Spouse 1,979 7.9%
Child 9,726 38.8%
Own child under 18 years 7,233 28.9%
Other relatives 2,828 11.3%
Under 18 years 1,329 5.3%
Nonrelatives 1,496 6.0%
Unmarried partner 553 2.2%
In group quarters 88 0.4%
Institutionalized population 28 0.1%
Noninstitutionalized population 60 0.2%
     
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE    
Total households 8,940 100.0%
Family households (families) 6,105 68.3%
With own children under 18 years 3,650 40.8%
Married-couple family 1,979 22.1%
With own children under 18 years 1,017 11.4%
Female householder, no husband present 3,566 39.9%
With own children under 18 years 2,377 26.6%
Nonfamily households 2,835 31.7%
Householder living alone 2,381 26.6%
Householder 65 years and over 604 6.8%
Households with individuals under 18 years 4,288 48.0%
Households with individuals 65 years and over 1,639 18.3%
Average household size 2.79 ( X )
Average family size 3.38 ( X )
     
HOUSING OCCUPANCY    
Total housing units 9,846 100.0%
Occupied housing units 8,940 90.8%
Vacant housing units 906 9.2%
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use 19 0.2%
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent) 0.7 ( X )
Rental vacancy rate (percent) 5.6 ( X )
     
HOUSING TENURE    
Occupied housing units 8,940 100.0%
Owner-occupied housing units 2,058 23.0%
Renter-occupied housing units 6,882 77.0%
Average household size of owner-occupied unit 2.92 ( X )
Average household size of renter-occupied unit 2.76 ( X )

X Not applicable.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 1, Matrices P1, P3, P4, P8, P9, P12, P13, P,17, P18, P19, P20, P23, P27, P28, P33, PCT5, PCT8, PCT11, PCT15, H1, H3, H4, H5, H11, and H12.