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02720 Zip Code (Fall River, MA) Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2017: 31,583
Zip code population in 2010: 30,287
Zip code population in 2000: 31,554

Houses and condos: 14,914
Renter-occupied apartments: 7,971
% of renters here:

60%
State:

38%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 02720: 133.0 (high, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 10.9 sq. mi.
Water area: 1.7 sq. mi.
Population density: 2,905 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 02720
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

1.1% ($2,860)
Massachusetts:

1.2% ($4,561)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,854 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,861 (1.1%)

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Males: 14,963  (47.4%)
Females: 16,619  (52.6%)

For population 25 years and over in 02720:

  • High school or higher: 79.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 02720:

  • Never married: 38.4%
  • Now married: 40.8%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

Zip code 02720 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 02720 (2017)
    • 26,17883.0%White
    • 1,6365.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 9863.1%Black
    • 6572.1%Asian
    • 5701.8%Two or more races
    • 2180.7%Some other race
    • 380.1%American Indian
    • 40.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Urban population: 31,350
Rural population: 232

Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $263,482
02720:

$263,482
Massachusetts:

$385,400



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists, there were 40 registered sex offenders living in 02720 zip code as of August 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 02720 is 781 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

40.1 years
Massachusetts median age:

39.5 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.3 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 02720, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $43,975 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$43,975
State:

$81,425

Salary/wage: $39,275 (reported on 87.4% of returns)
Here:

$39,275
State:

$64,752
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 77.5% for AGIs below $25k, 82.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 81.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 78.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 80.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 47.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $809 (reported on 32.1% of returns)
This zip code:

$809
Massachusetts:

$2,136
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $3,777 (reported on 12.6% of returns)
Here:

$3,777
State:

$9,473
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$6,107 (reported on 8.7% of returns)
Here:

+$6,107
State:

+$31,437
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 10.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$11,447 (reported on 9.3% of returns)
Here:

+$11,447
State:

+$20,662
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.1% for AGIs below $25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $12,469 (reported on 6.8% of returns)
02720:

$12,469
Massachusetts:

$18,892
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $9,867 (reported on 0.2% of returns)
02720:

$9,867
Massachusetts:

$20,669

Total itemized deductions: $18,506 (21% of AGI, reported on 22.2% of returns)
Here:

$18,506
State:

$28,907

Here:

21.4% of AGI
State:

18.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.6% for AGIs below $25k, 5.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 11.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $1,828 (reported on 17.3% of returns)
Here:

$1,828
State:

$4,208
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $6,964 (reported on 22.2% of returns)
02720:

$6,964
State:

$13,303
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $1,992 (reported on 19.1% of returns)
Here:

$1,992
State:

$1,971
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.9% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 60.9%
Here:

61%
State:

56%
(% for various income ranges: 55.7% for AGIs below $25k, 59.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 66.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 69.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 70.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 84.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 02720, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $39,046 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$39,046
State:

$62,877

Salary/wage: $35,414 (reported on 88.8% of returns)
Here:

$35,414
State:

$52,969
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 106.6% for AGIs below $10k, 80.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 86.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 86.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 84.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 60.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,078 (reported on 47.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,078
Massachusetts:

$1,945
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.9% for AGIs below $10k, 1.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,452 (reported on 15.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,452
State:

$5,323
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.9% for AGIs below $10k, 0.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$10,313 (reported on 11.4% of returns)
Here:

+$10,313
State:

+$20,377
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.6% for AGIs below $10k, 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$12,049 (reported on 8.8% of returns)
Here:

+$12,049
State:

+$17,837
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.6% for AGIs below $10k, 2.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.1% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,918 (reported on 2.1% of returns)
02720:

$2,918
Massachusetts:

$3,100
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $9,231 (reported on 0.4% of returns)
Here:

$9,231
Massachusetts:

$14,516
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Total itemized deductions: $15,945 (22% of AGI, reported on 24.4% of returns)
Here:

$15,945
State:

$22,573

Here:

21.6% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.9% for AGIs below $10k, 5.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 13.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $1,762 (2% of AGI, reported on 22.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,762
State:

$3,295

Here:

2.3% of AGI
State:

2.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $10k, 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,044 (reported on 78.7% of returns)
02720:

$5,044
State:

$11,494
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs below $10k, 4.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,501 (reported on 13.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,501
State:

$1,518

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 65.5%
Here:

65%
State:

58%
(% for various income ranges: 59.6% for AGIs below $10k, 64.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 64.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 70.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 71.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 76.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$50,226
Massachusetts:

$77,385
Fall River, MA (02720) map Nearest zip codes: 02723, 02726, 02721, 02725, 02724, 02715.
Fall River Zip Code Map

Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

41.7%
Massachusetts:

46.2%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

9.0%
Massachusetts:

6.6%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 2,403
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 10,881


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 345 (254 now married, 91 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 7,168 (2,360 now married, 4,831 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 02720 with a mortgage: 3,431 (97 second mortgage, 284 home equity loan, 22 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,948

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,606
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $559

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

16.8%
Whole state:

10.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

8.9%
Whole state:

5.4%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.5
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.1
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 02720: Alumni Field (A), Durfee Union Millplace (B), Church-Tory House (C), Remington-Borden House (D), Borden-Jennings House (E), Lafayette-Durfee House (F), William C Davol, Junior House (G), Academy Building (H), Fall River Public Library (I), Carr-Osborn House (J), Andrew Robeson House (K), Maplecroft - Charles M Allen House (L), Border City Mill Number Two (M), Alert Ambulance Service (N), Fall River Fire Department Station 12 (O), Fall River Fire Department Headquarters (P), Stafford-Cummings House (Q), Fall River Fire Department Station 1 (R), Arnold B Sanford House (S). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Centers: Somerset Mall (1), Country Club Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 02720 include: Church of the Ascension (A), First Congregational Church (B), Saint Anthonys Church (C), Central Congregational Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Beth El Cemetery (1), Oak Grove Cemetery (2), Oak Tree Cemetery (3), North Burial Ground (4), Saint Patricks Cemetery (5), Saint Johns Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Swamps: Pond Swamp (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Queen Gutter Brook (A), Quiquechan River (B), Steep Brook (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 02720 include: Ruggles Park (1), North Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 942010 to 2013
  • 6952000 to 2009
  • 9831990 to 1999
  • 1,4241980 to 1989
  • 1,3091970 to 1979
  • 7471960 to 1969
  • 9961950 to 1959
  • 5861940 to 1949
  • 7,8471939 or earlier

Zip code 02720 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Fall River, MA (02720)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Fall River, MA (02720)
  • 15no bedroom
  • 1341 bedroom
  • 1,5712 bedrooms
  • 2,5013 bedrooms
  • 7764 bedrooms
  • 3585+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fall River, MA (02720)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fall River, MA (02720)
  • 217no bedroom
  • 1,4801 bedroom
  • 3,5142 bedrooms
  • 2,5523 bedrooms
  • 1564 bedrooms
  • 385+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Fall River, MA (02720) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Fall River, MA (02720) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 206no vehicle
  • 1,6851 vehicle
  • 2,2992 vehicles
  • 7073 vehicles
  • 4074 vehicles
  • 555+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Fall River, MA (02720) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Fall River, MA (02720) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,177no vehicle
  • 4,6871 vehicle
  • 1,6022 vehicles
  • 4223 vehicles
  • 354 vehicles
  • 135+ vehicles

  • Zip code 02720 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 02720 household income distribution in 2017
  • 895Less than $10,000
  • 921$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1,019$15,000 to $19,999
  • 705$20,000 to $24,999
  • 675$25,000 to $29,999
  • 660$30,000 to $34,999
  • 710$35,000 to $39,999
  • 517$40,000 to $44,999
  • 553$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,076$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,193$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,714$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,296$100,000 to $124,999
  • 486$125,000 to $149,999
  • 512$150,000 to $199,999
  • 260$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 02720

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 02720
  • 74Less than $10,000
  • 6$10,000 to $14,999
  • 15$15,000 to $19,999
  • 18$20,000 to $24,999
  • 40$25,000 to $29,999
  • 4$30,000 to $34,999
  • 4$35,000 to $39,999
  • 44$60,000 to $69,999
  • 30$70,000 to $79,999
  • 39$80,000 to $89,999
  • 54$90,000 to $99,999
  • 187$100,000 to $124,999
  • 197$125,000 to $149,999
  • 477$150,000 to $174,999
  • 421$175,000 to $199,999
  • 1,384$200,000 to $249,999
  • 1,252$250,000 to $299,999
  • 841$300,000 to $399,999
  • 220$400,000 to $499,999
  • 80$500,000 to $749,999
  • 77$750,000 to $999,999
  • 12$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 02720

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 02720
  • 100Less than $100
  • 46$100 to $149
  • 204$150 to $199
  • 69$200 to $249
  • 91$250 to $299
  • 52$300 to $349
  • 107$350 to $399
  • 488$400 to $449
  • 228$450 to $499
  • 637$500 to $549
  • 472$550 to $599
  • 701$600 to $649
  • 688$650 to $699
  • 632$700 to $749
  • 301$750 to $799
  • 520$800 to $899
  • 411$900 to $999
  • 875$1,000 to $1,249
  • 486$1,250 to $1,499
  • 337$1,500 to $1,999
  • 17$2,000 to $2,499
  • 16$3,500 or more
  • 209No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $839.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $328,936.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $265,797
  • Black or African American householders: $237,229
  • Asian householders: $434,310
  • Some other race householders: $265,411
  • Two or more races householders: $269,465
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $265,411

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $263,482
02720:

$263,482
Massachusetts:

$385,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $197,123 - $317,418

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $289,931
Here:

$289,931
State:

$481,855

Townhouses or other attached units: $230,687
Here:

$230,687
State:

$464,513

In 2-unit structures: $225,313
Here:

$225,313
State:

$452,265

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $268,853
Here:

$268,853
State:

$450,840

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $229,983
Here:

$229,983
State:

$471,079
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 02720

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,875
  • One, attached: 402
  • Two: 1,509
  • 3 or 4: 4,148
  • 5 to 9: 2,532
  • 10 to 19: 933
  • 20 to 49: 679
  • 50 or more: 735
  • Mobile homes: 25

Unemployment: 7.3%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 02720

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 02720
  • 83.0%12,010Drove a car alone
  • 9.5%1,379Carpooled
  • 0.6%92Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.4%52Railroad
  • 0.2%28Taxi
  • 0.6%81Bicycle
  • 2.4%353Walked
  • 0.2%26Other means
  • 2.9%417Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 02720

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 02720
  • 461Less than 5 minutes
  • 1,7745 to 9 minutes
  • 2,80910 to 14 minutes
  • 1,83115 to 19 minutes
  • 1,63920 to 24 minutes
  • 85825 to 29 minutes
  • 1,51730 to 34 minutes
  • 42335 to 39 minutes
  • 51640 to 44 minutes
  • 1,11045 to 59 minutes
  • 63560 to 89 minutes
  • 43390 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 72.4%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 30,344
  • In family households: 23,150 (3,481 male householders, 4,243 female householders)
    4,953 spouses, 7,923 children (7,556 natural, 164 adopted, 205 stepchildren), 560 grandchildren, 311 brothers or sisters, 603 parents, 204 other relatives, 674 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 7,222 (2,533 male householders (2,054 living alone)), 3,122 female householders (2,439 living alone)), 1,563 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,231 (1,097 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 3,765 2-persons, 1,946 3-persons, 1,437 4-persons, 401 5-persons, 133 6-persons, 35 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 4,493 1-person, 814 2-persons, 266 3-persons, 66 4-persons, 13 6-persons

2,742 married couples with children.
2,454 single-parent households (388 men, 2,066 women).

69.4% of residents of 02720 zip code speak English at home.
5.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% very well, 15% well, 9% not well, 17% not at all).
23.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (66% very well, 16% well, 12% not well, 6% not at all).
1.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (78% very well, 20% well, 2% not well).
0.9% of residents speak other language at home (74% very well, 20% well, 6% not at all).

Foreign born population: 5,546 (17.6%)
(63.7% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

17.6%
Whole state:

16.9%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 56%Italy
  • 31%Portugal
  • 14%Bolivia
  • 4%Costa Rica
  • 4%Grenada
  • 3%Burma
  • 2%Kuwait
Most common first ancestries reported in 02720
  • 41%Portuguese
  • 7%Irish
  • 5%French
  • 5%Brazilian
  • 3%French Canadian
  • 3%Haitian
  • 3%American
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,0102010 or later
  • 1,5252000 to 2009
  • 6131990 to 1999
  • 3,277Before 1990

Zip code 02720 topographic map

There are 272 Counselors 159 Social Workers 74 Internal Medicine Specialists 462 Other Medical Specialists in Zip Code 02720.

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • BRISTOL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (777 ELSBREE STREET in FALL RIVER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-01-2003-9194, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-01-2003-9194, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Business SIC classification: JUNIOR COLLEGES AND TECHNICAL INSTITUTES
    Organizations: COMM OF MASS (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BRISTOL COMMUNITY COMPANY
  • BFI FALL RIVER LANDFILL (1080 AIRPORT ROAD in FALL RIVER, MA)
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS) - ICIS-, ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY,
    SUPERFUND (Superfund database)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: REFUSE SYSTEMS
    Organizations: BROWNING-FERRIS INDUSTRIES INC (MA) (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , BFI WASTE SERVICES OF MASSACHUSETTS LLC (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: BFI WASTE SERVICES OF MASSACHUSTTS LLC, BROWNING FERRIS IND, FALL RIVER CITY DUMP
  • NU CHROME INC (161 GRAHAM RD in FALL RIVER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-01-1999-0199, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification - ICIS-, ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY
    Business SIC and NAICS classification: ELECTROPLATING, PLATING, POLISHING, ANODIZING, AND COLORING
    Organizations: DONALD KEMP (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • KAMEYAMA USA INC (1140 AIRPORT ROAD in FALL RIVER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    STATE MASTER (New Jersey environmental info) - NJEMS-001891, PESTICIDES - MANUFACTURE
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES
    Business NAICS classification: ALL OTHER MISCELLANEOUS MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: AMI CANDLE INC, KAMEYAMA U S A INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: AMI CANDLE INC, AMI CANDLE INC KAMEYAMA USA, KAMEYAMA U S A INC
  • MJ KUSS MIDDLE SCHOOL (290 ROCK STREET in FALL RIVER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-095320
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Organizations: FALL RIVER (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
    Alternative names: M J KUSS MID SCHOOL, MATTHEW J KUSS MIDDLE, SCHOOLS BUILDING DIV
  • MORTON MIDDLE SCHOOL (376 PRESIDENT AVENUE in FALL RIVER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-095315
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Organizations: FALL RIVER (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
    Alternative names: FALL RIVER SCH.DEPT.
  • JOHN J DORAN SCHOOL (101 FOUNTAIN ST. in FALL RIVER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-095045
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Organizations: FALL RIVER (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
    Alternative names: FALL RIVER SCH.DEPT.
  • BMC DURFEE HIGH SCH (360 ELSBREE ST. in FALL RIVER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-095505
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Organizations: FALL RIVER (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
    Alternative names: B M C DURFEE HIGH SCHOOL, FALL RIVER SCH.DEPT.
  • NEW ENGLAND TELEPHONE (326 MAIN ST in FALL RIVER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: TELEPHONE COMMUNICATIONS, EXCEPT RADIOTELEPHONE
    Alternative names: N.E. TELEPHONE, VERIZON MASSACHUSETTS, VERIZON NEW ENGLAND
  • NATURAL PHARMACEUTICALS INC (421B CURRANT RD in FALL RIVER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: MEDICINAL CHEMICALS AND BOTANICAL PRODUCTS
    Business NAICS classification: MEDICINAL AND BOTANICAL MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: NATURAL PHARMACEUTICAL INC (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • M & E MOBIL SVC STA (408 RHODE ISLAND AVE in FALL RIVER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    HAZARDOUS WASTE BIENNIAL REPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: GASOLINE SERVICE STATIONS
    Organizations: MOBIL OIL CORPORATION (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: MOBIL OIL CORP SS 240
  • JOAN FABRICS CORPORATION MAIN STREET TEXTILES (1822 NORTH MAIN STREET in FALL RIVER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: BROADWOVEN FABRIC MILLS, COTTON; BROADWOVEN FABRIC MILLS, MANMADE FIBER AND SILK; COATED FABRICS, NOT RUBBERIZED
    Alternative names: MAIN STREET TEXTILES L.P.
  • BAYSIDE LAMINATING (848 AIRPORT ROAD in FALL RIVER, MA)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS) - ICIS-, ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY
    ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Integrated Compliance Information System)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: FINISHERS OF TEXTILES

Zip code 02720 marital status for males
Zip code 02720 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.5%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.8%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 82.1%Utility gas
  • 8.0%Electricity
  • 6.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 30,600. Population change in the 1990s: +954 (+3.1%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 21,256
  • Northeast: 2,842
  • Midwest: 289
  • South: 473
  • West: 190

57% of the 02720 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 78% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Massachusetts.

85% of the 02720 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 76% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 9% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 9% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 4% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Fall River, MA (02720)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 284
Here:

12.6%
Massachusetts:

8.8%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 166
Here:

11.4%
Massachusetts:

11.9%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 298
Here:

19.1%
Massachusetts:

47.7%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 74,175Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors
  • 71,167Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 71,094Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 69,830Legal occupations
  • 61,582Management occupations
  • 57,868Architecture and engineering occupations

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code (FALL RIVER, MA):

  • EMITECH (476 LOCUST ST; small business) : $469,180 in 7 contracts from 2002 to 2006
    Contracts for Other Defense -- Advanced Development (R&D), Defense Tank - Automotive -- Operational Systems Development (R&D), Defense Electronics and Communication Equipment -- Applied Research and Exploratory Development (R&D), Other Defense -- Applied Research and Exploratory Development (R&D), and more by Department of Defense, Army, Navy, Air Force, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $209,441; 2003: $69,969; 2004: $0; 2005: $69,986; 2006: $119,784.

    Biggest contracts:
    $69,990 with Department of Defense for Other Defense -- Advanced Development (R&D). Signed on 2002-05-24. Completion date: 2002-11-27.
    $69,986 with Army for Defense Tank - Automotive -- Operational Systems Development (R&D). Signed on 2005-12-15. Completion date: 2006-06-16.
    $69,969 with Navy for Defense Electronics and Communication Equipment -- Applied Research and Exploratory Development (R&D). Signed on 2003-07-25. Completion date: 2003-12-31.
    $69,907 with Army for Other Defense -- Applied Research and Exploratory Development (R&D). Signed on 2006-02-28. Completion date: 2006-08-31.
  • US PACKAGING SPECIALTIES INC (238 JEFFERSON ST; small business) : $436,810 in 53 contracts from 2004 to 2006
    Contracts for Hardware, Commercial, Miscellaneous Vehicular Components, Vehicular Furniture and Accessories, Electric Vehicular Lights and Fixtures, and more by Defense Logistics Agency, Navy
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $57,567; 2005: $205,059; 2006: $174,184.

    Biggest contracts:
    $45,000 with Defense Logistics Agency for Hardware, Commercial. Signed on 2006-03-11. Completion date: 2006-07-07.
    $25,725 with Defense Logistics Agency for Miscellaneous Vehicular Components. Signed on 2005-10-05. Completion date: 2006-02-12.
    $24,885 with Defense Logistics Agency for Vehicular Furniture and Accessories. Signed on 2006-03-14. Completion date: 2006-06-12.
    $19,900 with Defense Logistics Agency for Hardware, Commercial. Signed on 2005-06-23. Completion date: 2005-10-22.
  • EMC TECHNOLOGIES, INC (1 CURRANT ROAD; small business) : $322,838 in 18 contracts from 2002 to 2004
    Contracts for Aircraft Maintenance and Repair Shop Specialized Equipment, Gas Turbines and Jet Engines, Non-Aircraft; and Components, Road Clearing, Cleaning and Marking Equipment, Engineering and Technical Services by Air Force, Army, Federal Technology Service
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $99,754; 2003: $208,557; 2004: $14,527; 2005: $0; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $77,296 with Air Force for Aircraft Maintenance and Repair Shop Specialized Equipment. Signed on 2003-01-10. Completion date: 2003-06-30.
    $71,261, same as above. Signed on 2003-02-19. Completion date: 2003-06-09.
    $60,000, same as above. Signed on 2003-03-27. Completion date: 2003-07-09.
    $55,200 with Air Force for Gas Turbines and Jet Engines, Non-Aircraft; and Components. Signed on 2002-09-30. Completion date: 2003-04-28.
  • NEW ENGLAND ROPES, INC (848 AIRPORT RD; small business) : $263,113 in 7 contracts from 2001 to 2006
    Contracts for Safety and Rescue Equipment, Fiber Rope, Cordage, and Twine by Defense Logistics Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $50,000; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $138,550; 2005: $43,563; 2006: $31,000.

    Biggest contracts:
    $86,000 with Defense Logistics Agency for Safety and Rescue Equipment. Signed on 2004-09-12. Completion date: 2004-10-22.
    $50,000 with Defense Logistics Agency for Fiber Rope, Cordage, and Twine. Signed on 2001-12-12. Completion date: 2002-02-28.
    $46,800, same as above. Signed on 2004-07-20. Completion date: 2004-11-05.
    $31,000, same as above. Signed on 2006-03-03. Completion date: 2006-04-18.
  • BFI WASTE SERVICES OF MASSACHU (1080 AIRPORT RD) : $106,277 in 61 contracts from 2001 to 2006
    Contracts for Trash/Garbage Collection Services - Including Portable Sanitation Services by Army, Department of Veterans Affairs
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $576; 2002: $223; 2003: $30,552; 2004: $37,189; 2005: $33,812; 2006: $3,925.

    Biggest contracts:
    $9,483 with Army for Trash/Garbage Collection Services - Including Portable Sanitation Services. Signed on 2005-11-09. Completion date: 2004-12-31.
    $9,054, same as above. Signed on 2004-12-28. Completion date: 2004-12-31.
    $8,783, same as above. Signed on 2003-12-15. Completion date: 2004-12-31.
    $4,855, same as above. Signed on 2005-12-09. Completion date: 2004-12-31.
  • MICRO MAGNETICS INC (421 CURRANT ROAD; small business) : $99,969 in 2 contracts from 2005 to 2006
    $69,979 with Navy for Other Defense -- Operational Systems Development (R&D). Signed on 2005-06-30. Completion date: 2006-05-01.
    $29,990, same as above. Signed on 2006-05-31. Completion date: 2006-08-31.
  • ENGINEERED YARNS, INC (939 CURRANT RD; small business)
    $69,946 with Navy for Other Defense -- Basic Research (R&D). Signed on 2004-05-13. Completion date: 2004-11-13.
  • ENGINEERED CONTROL SYSTEMS, IN (595 AIRPORT RD; small business) : $18,940 in 2 contracts in 2003
    $22,900 with Navy for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Non-Building Facilities. Taking place in IL. Signed on 2003-02-28. Completion date: 2003-04-13.
    -$3,960, same as above. Signed on 2003-05-22. Completion date: 2003-04-13.
  • TECH-ETCH, INC (100 RIGGENBACH ROAD; small business)
    $16,450 with Defense Logistics Agency for Miscellaneous Electrical and Electronic Components. Signed on 2005-04-19. Completion date: 2005-06-02.
  • NORTH END PROVISION CO INC (552\N UNDERWOOD ST 552; small business) : $15,533 in 5 contracts from 2004 to 2006
    Contracts for Non-Food Items For Resale, Food Items For Resale by Defense Commissary Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $3,748; 2005: $7,763; 2006: $4,022.

    Biggest contracts:
    $4,022 with Defense Commissary Agency for Non-Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2006-01-01. Completion date: 2006-03-31.
    $3,748 with Defense Commissary Agency for Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2004-10-01. Completion date: 2005-04-01.
    $3,073 with Defense Commissary Agency for Non-Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2005-10-01. Completion date: 2005-12-31.
    $2,908 with Defense Commissary Agency for Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2005-04-01. Completion date: 2005-08-31.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (over 1000 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (250-499: 1, 100-249: 4, 50-99: 2, 20-49: 3)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists) (100-249: 1, 50-99: 1, 20-49: 11, 10-19: 5, 5-9: 21, 1-4: 19)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Other Residential Care Facilities (250-499: 1, 50-99: 2, 10-19: 2, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (250-499: 1, 20-49: 1, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 8, 1-4: 8)
  • Information: Wired Telecommunications Carriers (250-499: 1, 50-99: 1, 1-4: 2)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Home Health Care Services (250-499: 1, 20-49: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 855 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 334 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 120 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 54 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 53 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 41 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 17 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 985 people in nursing homes
  • 108 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 68 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 65 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 48 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 46 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 23 people in religious group quarters
  • 20 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 9 people in other group homes

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2012:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 3
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 12 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED79$200,607143$149,533512$176,53258$111,54416$256,96227$129,850
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$188,6934$90,53037$174,2914$124,3930$02$95,445
APPLICATIONS DENIED22$175,45733$100,900191$203,12416$91,1035$195,27215$136,803
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$180,62614$139,10176$197,6152$76,5303$862,9402$155,360
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$138,2501$298,00027$201,5194$108,3100$01$172,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$199,28915$231,2761$166,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$181,1435$194,2060$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$191,5142$217,1800$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$285,6100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$173,6200$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 02720
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 02720 - Value
Most common first names in zip code 02720 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary85283.1 years
John54075.7 years
Joseph45677.0 years
Manuel40875.5 years
Maria34780.6 years
William25975.8 years
James20875.4 years
Margaret20382.4 years
Edward16772.6 years
Rose16483.4 years
Most common last names in zip code 02720 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Medeiros19376.9 years
Souza14176.5 years
Sullivan13077.9 years
Cabral11678.0 years
Mello11677.6 years
Oliveira9776.9 years
Ferreira9673.7 years
Costa9375.7 years
Silvia8675.6 years
Pereira8074.8 years
Businesses in zip code 02720
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's1
Ace Hardware1Nike2
AutoZone1Rite Aid1
Burger King1Shaw's2
CVS2Stop & Shop1
Comfort Inn1Subway2
Dunkin Donuts6U-Haul2
FedEx4UPS5
H&R Block2YMCA1
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