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Census Tract 1602, Chelsea, Massachusetts
Census Tract 1602 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Chelsea, Massachusetts.
This 0.1 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 4,200and is one of 18 Opportunity Zones in Suffolk County.
The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in Massachusetts.
Census Tract 1602 Demographics
The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:
Median Household Income
This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $50,000, which is 42% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Massachusetts of $86,000.
The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 20%, which is 11% higherthan the rate for the state of Massachusetts of 9.4%.
Median Home Value
This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $360,000, which is 14% lowerthan the median home value for the state of Massachusetts of $420,000.
This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 57%, which is 34% lowerthan the rate for the state of Massachusetts of 91%.
This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 29, which is 27% lowerthan the median age for the state of Massachusetts of 40.
Massachusetts OZ Funds
There are 11QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify Massachusettsas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in Massachusetts; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.
There are no Opportunity Zone Funds in the OpportunityDb databasewith a focus specifically on Massachusetts properties.