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ZIP Code 01081

Primary City:Wales, MA (View All Cities)
County: Hampden County
Timezone: Eastern (4:54pm)
Area code: 413 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.06, -72.23
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01081

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01081. 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 01081. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01081, 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:
Wales, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01081 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01081 is located in central 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 01081 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01081 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,698
Population Density 117 people per sq mi
Housing Units 820
Median Home Value $204,300
Land Area 14.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 679
Median Household Income $56,726

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male55345164444149596781796564412917125
Female436451393743525754798166694620171112
Total989810210381841011161211601601311338749342317

Gender

 Male 857 50%
 Female 841 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,640 96.6%
 Black Or African American 17 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 26 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner34210214815480276
Renter32223301114122
Total66412517816594398

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 357 53%
 Single Guardian 103 15%
 Singles 185 27%
 Singles With Roommate 34 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 470 69%
 Households with Kids 209 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male917129296981012117111126910812
Female10941317151661089121398146747
Total1926162219242215181821232020194015171219

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01081 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01081 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 01081 real estate data, the median home value of $204,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 01081. Rentals in 01081 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01081 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,698 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 407 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 155 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 117 14%
 Households Vacant 141 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 10 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 109 77%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 4%
 1 Bedroom 24 32%
 2 Bedroom 34 45%
 3+ Bedroom 14 19%
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 $56,726 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01081 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. In 01081 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 566 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 365 26%
 No Earnings 480 34%
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 566 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 365 26%
 No Earnings 480 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 755 92.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 30 3.7%
 Worked at Home 27 3.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 01081 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 26 4.0%
 High School Graduate 396 60.7%
 Associate's degree 68 10.4%
 Bachelor's degree 120 18.4%
 Master's degree 33 5.1%
 Professional school degree 7 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 233 83.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 7.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 9.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01081

ZIP Code 01081 is in the Wales School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01081.

Wales Elementary
41 Main St
Wales, MA 01081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wales School District

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