Top 100 Most Expensive Zip Codes in US by Forbes in 2013-Rank no.66 – 02481, Wellesley Hills, MA
Estimated zip code population in 2011: 16,021
Zip code population in 2010: 16,244
Zip code population in 2000: 14,168
Houses and condos: 4,802
Renter-occupied apartments: 636
|% of renters here:||14%|
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in zip code 02481: 138.0 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Land area: 5.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
|Population density: 2,840 people per square mile||
Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2011:
|This zip code:||0.9% ($8,810)|
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $8,762 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $8,916 (0.9%)
Zip code 02481 compared to state average:
- Median household income significantly above state average.
- Median house value significantly above state average.
- Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
- Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
- Renting percentage significantly below state average.
- Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
- Number of college students above state average.
- Percentage of population with a bachelor’s degree or higher above state average.
Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages:
Notable locations in zip code 02481: Wellesley Farms Station (A), Wellesley Hills Station (B), Wellesley Country Club (C), Wellesley Office Park (D), Wellesley Fire Department Station 2 Headquarters (E), Temple Beth Elohim Library (F), First Congregational Church in Wellesley Hills Library (G). Display/hide their locations on the map
Churches in zip code 02481 include: Wellesley Hills Congregational Church (A), Wellesley Baptist Church (B), Unitarian Church of Wellesley (C), First Church of Christ (D). Display/hide their locations on the map
Cemetery: Saint Marys Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map
Lakes: Longfellow Pond (A), Abbotts Pond (B), Rockridge Pond (C), Wights Pond (D). Display/hide their locations on the map
Streams, rivers, and creeks: Hurd Brook (A), Rosemary Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map
Parks in zip code 02481 include: Kelly Memorial Field (1), Newton Lower Falls Historic District (2), Hunnewell Playground (3). Display/hide their locations on the map
Tourist attraction (not listed on the city page) : Student Ski Tours (Ski & Helicopter Tours; 35 Haven Road).
Estimated household income distribution in 2009:
Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2011 in zip code 02481:
Rent paid by renters in 2011 in zip code 02481:
Household type by relationship:
- In family households: 12,191 (2,173 male householders, 1,475 female householders)
3,242 spouses, 4,945 children (4,670 natural, 198 adopted, 78 stepchildren), 25 grandchildren, 54 brothers or sisters, 132 parents, 58 other relatives, 87 non-relatives
- In nonfamily households: 1,130 (312 male householders (189 living alone)), 636 female householders (600 living alone)), 182 nonrelatives
- In group quarters: 2,700 (163 institutionalized population)
Size of family households: 1,279 2-persons, 707 3-persons, 1,043 4-persons, 450 5-persons, 160 6-persons, 9 7-or-more-persons
Size of nonfamily households: 789 1-person, 137 2-persons, 22 3-persons
3,924 married couples with children.
346 single-parent households (53 men, 293 women).
83.5% of residents of 02481 zip code speak English at home.
2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (91% very well, 2% well, 7% not well).
5.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% very well, 3% well, 8% not well, 2% not at all).
6.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (80% very well, 7% well, 6% not well, 8% not at all).
1.1% of residents speak other language at home (71% very well, 29% not well).
(47.9% of them are naturalized citizens)
|This zip code:||13.2%|
Races in zip code 02481:
White population: 13,323
Black population: 358
American Indian population: 19
Asian population: 1,628
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population: 0
Some other race population: 26
Two or more races population: 312
Hispanic or Latino population: 578
02481, Wellesley Hills, MA
Home: 90 And 56 Seaward
List Price: $6 Million
Listed With: Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage – Wellesley