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ZIP Code 01331

Primary City:Athol, MA (View All Cities)
County: Worcester County
Timezone: Eastern (7:45am)
Coordinates:42.6, -72.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01331

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01331. 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 01331. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01331, 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:
Athol, MA
Acceptable:
Phillipston
Unacceptable:
Royalston

Stats and Demographics for the 01331 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01331 is located in north 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 01331 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 families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01331 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,263
Population Density 249 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,028
Median Home Value $161,600
Land Area 53.22 sq mi
Water Area 1.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,287
Median Household Income $50,498

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male371412465496432365369402481533552480364270184153116102
Female351396433429365360391420477557603461371261222200164255
Total7228088989257977257608229581,0901,155941735531406353280357

Gender

 Male 6,547 49%
 Female 6,716 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,661 95.5%
 Black Or African American 133 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.2%
 Asian 93 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 119 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 228 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner443576781,008832480348149
Renter142289249279188978364
Total1866469271,2871,020577431213

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,485 47%
 Single Guardian 981 19%
 Singles 1,434 27%
 Singles With Roommate 387 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,615 68%
 Households with Kids 1,672 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male63857980707682949087949410189112111100858887
Female706781626310068887798788895741088692628167
Total133152160142133176150182167185172182196163220197192147169154

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01331 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01331 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01331 real estate data, the median home value of $161,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01331 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01331 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01331 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,136 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 122 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,870 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,026 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,391 23%
 Households Vacant 741 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 155 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 129 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 224 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 207 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 34 3%
 1 Bedroom 630 49%
 2 Bedroom 367 28%
 3+ Bedroom 260 20%
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 $50,498 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01331 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. Most commuters in 01331 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,931 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,736 26%
 No Earnings 3,953 37%
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 3,931 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,736 26%
 No Earnings 3,953 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,424 94.3%
 Public transportation 27 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 117 2.0%
 Worked at Home 172 3.0%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 856 18.4%
 High School Graduate 2,920 62.8%
 Associate's degree 356 7.7%
 Bachelor's degree 379 8.2%
 Master's degree 92 2.0%
 Professional school degree 26 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 17 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,145 79.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 321 11.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 242 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01331

ZIP Code 01331 is in the Athol-Royalston School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01331.

Ellen Bigelow
129 Allen St
Athol, MA 01331
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Athol-Royalston School District
Pleasant Street
1060 Pleasant St
Athol, MA 01331
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Athol-Royalston School District
Riverbend
174 Riverbend St
Athol, MA 01331
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Athol-Royalston School District
Sanders Street
314 Sanders St
Athol, MA 01331
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Athol-Royalston School District
Athol-Royalston Middle School
1062 Pleasant St
Athol, MA 01331
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Athol-Royalston School District
Phillipston Memorial
20 the Common
Phillipston, MA 01331
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Narragansett School District
Athol High School
2363 Main St
Athol, MA 01331
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Athol-Royalston School District

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