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ZIP Code 01056

Primary City:Ludlow, MA (View All Cities)
County: Hampden County
Timezone: Eastern (11:27pm)
Area code: 413 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.19, -72.46
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01056

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01056. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 01056. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01056, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Ludlow, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01056 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01056 is located in west Massachusetts and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 01056 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01056 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,103
Population Density 776 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,383
Median Home Value $225,500
Land Area 27.20 sq mi
Water Area 1.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,080
Median Household Income $61,073

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male446543631774830741706709859934859714635459365264206164
Female430569662574494499489603774873909731620501412382333409
Total8761,1121,2931,3481,3241,2401,1951,3121,6331,8071,7681,4451,255960777646539573

Gender

 Male 10,839 51%
 Female 10,264 49%
Gender

Race

 White 19,828 94.0%
 Black Or African American 514 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.1%
 Asian 171 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 271 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 286 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner504501,0421,5451,328892640288
Renter86343342345234181176138
Total1367931,3841,8901,5621,073816426

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,313 53%
 Single Guardian 1,256 16%
 Singles 2,124 26%
 Singles With Roommate 387 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,706 71%
 Households with Kids 2,374 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7398941009412911610599133128114107149135124151174190174
Female7573112851071131121221151151381151381561191201311109494
Total148171206185201242228227214248266229245305254244282284284268

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01056 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01056 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01056 real estate data, the median home value of $225,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 01056. Rentals in 01056 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01056 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,871 94.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,228 5.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,029 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,206 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,845 22%
 Households Vacant 303 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 99 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 41 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 101 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 224 12%
 1 Bedroom 440 23%
 2 Bedroom 709 38%
 3+ Bedroom 511 27%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $61,073 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 01056 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 01056 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,168 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,161 24%
 No Earnings 6,359 36%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,168 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,161 24%
 No Earnings 6,359 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,474 96.6%
 Public transportation 13 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 80 0.8%
 Worked at Home 235 2.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,511 19.8%
 High School Graduate 4,123 54.0%
 Associate's degree 546 7.2%
 Bachelor's degree 945 12.4%
 Master's degree 410 5.4%
 Professional school degree 87 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,739 78.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 530 15.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 234 6.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01056

ZIP Code 01056 is in the Ludlow School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01056.

Paul R Baird Middle School
1 Rooney Rd
Ludlow, MA 01056
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ludlow School District
Veterans Park Elementary
486 Chapin St
Ludlow, MA 01056
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ludlow School District
East Street Elementary School
508 East St
Ludlow, MA 01056
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ludlow School District
Chapin Street Elementary School
766 Chapin St
Ludlow, MA 01056
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ludlow School District
Ludlow Senior High School
500 Chapin St
Ludlow, MA 01056
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ludlow School District
St John the Baptist School
217 Hubbard St
Ludlow, MA 01056
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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