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Zip Code 02121 - 2000/2010 Comparison Census Data

Profile of General Demographic Characteristics: 2000 & 2010. See the population growth for ZIP Code 02121

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 to 2010 Census Comparison for ZIP Code 02121

SEX AND AGE 2000 2010 % Change
Total population 25,057 25,978 +3.68%
Under 5 years 2,165 2,145 -0.92%
5 to 9 years 2,732 2,136 -21.82%
10 to 14 years 2,586 2,135 -17.44%
15 to 19 years 2,014 2,471 +22.69%
20 to 24 years 1,671 2,276 +36.21%
25 to 29 years n/a 1,793  
30 to 34 years n/a 1,633  
35 to 39 years n/a 1,517  
40 to 44 years n/a 1,697  
45 to 49 years n/a 1,739  
50 to 54 years n/a 1,659  
55 to 59 years n/a 1,298  
60 to 64 years n/a 1,172  
65 to 69 years n/a 776  
70 to 74 years n/a 554  
75 to 79 years n/a 403  
80 to 84 years n/a 301  
85 years and over 171 273 +59.65%
       
Median age (years) 28.9 30.1 +4.15%
       
16 years and over   19,094  
18 years and over 16,309 18,111 +11.05%
21 years and over 15,238 16,613 +9.02%
62 years and over 2,447 2,963 +21.09%
65 years and over 2,030 2,307 +13.65%
       
Male population 11,068 11,424 +3.22%
Under 5 years 1,111 1,054 -5.13%
5 to 9 years 1,368 1,059 -22.59%
10 to 14 years 1,292 1,079 -16.49%
15 to 19 years 986 1,231 +24.85%
20 to 24 years 699 1,035 +48.07%
25 to 29 years 710 744 +4.79%
30 to 34 years 765 665 -13.07%
35 to 39 years 803 586 -27.02%
40 to 44 years 721 696 -3.47%
45 to 49 years 597 741 +24.12%
50 to 54 years 510 664 +30.20%
55 to 59 years 397 536 +35.01%
60 to 64 years 310 504 +62.58%
65 to 69 years 254 282 +11.02%
70 to 74 years 222 219 -1.35%
75 to 79 years 156 152 -2.56%
80 to 84 years 110 98 -10.91%
85 years and over 57 79 +38.60%
       
Median age (years) 25.6 26.7 +4.30%
       
16 years and over 7,102 7,992 +12.53%
18 years and over 6,683 7,508 +12.34%
21 years and over 6,170 6,775 +9.81%
62 years and over 973 1,124 +15.52%
65 years and over 799 830 +3.88%
       
Female population 13,989 14,554 +4.04%
Under 5 years 1,054 1,091 +3.51%
5 to 9 years 1,364 1,077 -21.04%
10 to 14 years 1,294 1,056 -18.39%
15 to 19 years 1,028 1,240 +20.62%
20 to 24 years 972 1,241 +27.67%
25 to 29 years 1,098 1,049 -4.46%
30 to 34 years 1,184 968 -18.24%
35 to 39 years 1,146 931 -18.76%
40 to 44 years 1,003 1,001 -0.20%
45 to 49 years 821 998 +21.56%
50 to 54 years 745 995 +33.56%
55 to 59 years 599 762 +27.21%
60 to 64 years 450 668 +48.44%
65 to 69 years 357 494 +38.38%
70 to 74 years 313 335 +7.03%
75 to 79 years 287 251 -12.54%
80 to 84 years 160 203 +26.88%
85 years and over 114 194 +70.18%
       
Median age (years) 30.6 32.6 +6.54%
       
16 years and over 10,023 11,102 +10.77%
18 years and over 9,626 10,603 +10.15%
21 years and over 9,068 9,838 +8.49%
62 years and over 1,474 1,839 +24.76%
65 years and over 1,231 1,477 +19.98%
       
RACE 2000 2010 % Change
Total population 25,057 25,978 +3.68%
One Race 23,594 24,603 +4.28%
White 1,234 1,971 +59.72%
Black or African American 19,380 18,324 -5.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native 172 193 +12.21%
Asian 109 207 +89.91%
Asian Indian 27 29 +7.41%
Chinese 29 34 +17.24%
Filipino 5 3 -40.00%
Japanese 2 5 +150.00%
Korean 7 9 +28.57%
Vietnamese 35 99 +182.86%
Other Asian [1] 4 28 +600.00%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 30 10 -66.67%
Native Hawaiian 8 2 -75.00%
Guamanian or Chamorro 0 5 0%
Samoan 0 1 0%
Other Pacific Islander [2] 22 2 -90.91%
Some Other Race 2,669 3,898 +46.05%
Two or More Races 1,463 1,375 -6.02%
       
Race alone or in combination with one or more other races: [4]      
White 1,559 2,502 +60.49%
Black or African American 20,629 19,429 -5.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native 398 495 +24.37%
Asian 182 320 +75.82%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 108 133 +23.15%
Some Other Race 3,730 4,618 +23.81%
       
HISPANIC OR LATINO 2000 2010 % Change
Total population 25,057 25,978 +3.68%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 4,764 7,107 +49.18%
Mexican 65 53 -18.46%
Puerto Rican 1,899 2,500 +31.65%
Cuban 82 68 -17.07%
Other Hispanic or Latino [5] 2,718 4,486 +65.05%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,293 18,871 -7.01%
       
RELATIONSHIP 2000 2010 % Change
Total population 25,057 25,978 +3.68%
In households 24,969 25,918 +3.80%
Householder 8,940 9,661 +8.06%
Spouse [6] 1,979 1,761 -11.02%
Child 9,726 9,940 +2.20%
Own child under 18 years 7,233 6,566 -9.22%
Other relatives 2,828 3,022 +6.86%
Under 18 years 1,329 1,185 -10.84%
Nonrelatives 1,496 1,534 +2.54%
       
Unmarried partner 553 564 +1.99%
In group quarters 88 60 -31.82%
Institutionalized population 28 3 -89.29%
Noninstitutionalized population 60 57 -5.00%
Male   34  
Female   23  
       
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE 2000 2010 % Change
Total households 8,940 9,661 +8.06%
Family households (families) [7] 6,105 6,396 +4.77%
With own children under 18 years 3,650 3,610 -1.10%
       
Husband-wife family 1,979 1,761 -11.02%
With own children under 18 years 1,017 838 -17.60%
Female householder, no husband present 3,566 4,035 +13.15%
With own children under 18 years 2,377 2,534 +6.60%
Nonfamily households [7] 2,835 3,265 +15.17%
Householder living alone 2,381 2,790 +17.18%
       
Households with individuals under 18 years 4,288 4,243 -1.05%
Households with individuals 65 years and over 1,639 1,955 +19.28%
       
Average household size 2.79 2.68 -3.94%
Average family size [7] 3.38 3.3 -2.37%
       
HOUSING OCCUPANCY 2000 2010 % Change
Total housing units 9,846 10,589 +7.55%
Occupied housing units 8,940 9,661 +8.06%
Vacant housing units 906 928 +2.43%
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use 19 15 -21.05%
       
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent) [8] 0.7 2.2 +214.29%
Rental vacancy rate (percent) [9] 5.6 6.8 +21.43%
       
HOUSING TENURE 2000 2010 % Change
Occupied housing units 8,940 9,661 +8.06%
Owner-occupied housing units 2,058 2,078 +0.97%
Average household size of owner-occupied units 2.92 2.9 -0.68%
Renter-occupied housing units 6,882 7,583 +10.19%
Average household size of renter-occupied units 2.76 2.62 -5.07%

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.