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ZIP Code 01060

Primary City:Northampton, MA (View All Cities)
County: Hampshire County
Timezone: Eastern (6:56am)
Area code: 413 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.33, -72.63
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01060

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01060. 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 01060. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01060, 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:
Northampton, MA
Unacceptable:
North Hampton

Stats and Demographics for the 01060 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01060 is located in northwest Massachusetts and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 01060 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01060 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,284
Population Density 1,400 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,307
Median Home Value $305,500
Land Area 10.92 sq mi
Water Area 1.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,782
Median Household Income $52,607

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male252253265286455711548450427448503405464228179116102119
Female2902732759831,559868610470469521532560494296198190176309
Total5425265401,2692,0141,5791,1589208969691,035965958524377306278428

Gender

 Male 6,211 41%
 Female 9,073 59%
Gender

Race

 White 13,111 85.8%
 Black Or African American 477 3.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.2%
 Asian 780 5.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 428 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 447 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11183421634773380266151
Renter3961,253676668512225133100
Total4071,4361,0971,3021,285605399251

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,779 26%
 Single Guardian 809 12%
 Singles 2,969 44%
 Singles With Roommate 1,225 18%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,602 83%
 Households with Kids 1,180 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5253474557485143543565584958526066545448
Female5762615259575053546559475549605674285508428
Total1091151089711610510196108100124105104107112116140339562476

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01060 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 01060 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01060 real estate data, the median home value of $305,500 is high 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 01060. Rentals in 01060 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01060 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,225 86.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 46 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 304 2.0%
 Other Institutional 11 0.1%
 College Student Housing 1,587 10.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 111 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,853 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 966 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,963 54%
 Households Vacant 525 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 165 31.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 3.4%
 For Sale Only 52 9.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 34 6.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 84 16.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 171 32.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 247 7%
 1 Bedroom 1,413 39%
 2 Bedroom 1,428 39%
 3+ Bedroom 542 15%
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 $52,607 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 01060 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. 01060 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 01060 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 01060 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 4,561 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,705 43%
 No Earnings 2,951 22%
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 4,561 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,705 43%
 No Earnings 2,951 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,397 62.5%
 Public transportation 403 4.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,976 22.9%
 Worked at Home 849 9.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 325 7%
 High School Graduate 1,517 34%
 Associate's degree 248 6%
 Bachelor's degree 985 22%
 Master's degree 617 14%
 Professional school degree 325 7%
 Doctorate degree 462 10%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,323 69.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 397 21.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 174 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01060

ZIP Code 01060 is in the Northampton School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01060.

Bridge Street
2 Parsons St
Northampton, MA 01060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northampton School District
Jackson Street
120 Jackson St
Northampton, MA 01060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northampton School District
Northampton High School
380 Elm St
Northampton, MA 01060
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northampton School District
Smith Vocational and Agricultural High School
80 Locust St
Northampton, MA 01060
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northampton-Smith Vocational Agricultural School District
Clarke School for the Deaf
47 Round Hill Rd
Northampton, MA 01060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Montessori School of Northampton
51 Bates St
Northampton, MA 01060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
New Directions School at Nccf
78 Pomeroy Ter
Northampton, MA 01060
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Lander Grinspoon Academy - Solomon Schechter
257 Prospect St
Northampton, MA 01060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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