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ZIP Code 01420

Primary City:Fitchburg, MA (View All Cities)
County: Worcester County
Timezone: Eastern (11:06am)
Coordinates:42.59, -71.81
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01420

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01420. 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 01420. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01420, 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:
Fitchburg, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01420 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01420 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 01420 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01420 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,337
Population Density 1,331 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,128
Median Home Value $191,100
Land Area 30.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.69 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,175
Median Household Income $45,363

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4111,2461,1661,6612,0051,3401,3651,2271,2641,4261,4151,160922604458344353235
Female1,3081,1701,2741,7791,9021,3621,3071,3291,2671,4401,4251,210952716626475529664
Total2,7192,4162,4403,4403,9072,7022,6722,5562,5312,8662,8402,3701,8741,3201,084819882899

Gender

 Male 19,602 49%
 Female 20,735 51%
Gender

Race

 White 31,545 78.2%
 Black Or African American 2,049 5.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 134 0.3%
 Asian 1,465 3.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.0%
 Other Race 3,657 9.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,474 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner879611,4891,9571,704980708313
Renter7521,5201,3831,269879534399240
Total8392,4812,8723,2262,5831,5141,107553

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,968 39%
 Single Guardian 3,398 22%
 Singles 4,527 30%
 Singles With Roommate 1,282 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,258 68%
 Households with Kids 4,917 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male254310271286294255226245226263236208233226280284274377446522
Female281266274222217236255226236259260256235264268289256456510494
Total5355765455085114914814714625224964644684905485735308339561,016

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01420 has a slightly less than average 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01420 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01420 real estate data, the median home value of $191,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01420 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01420 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01420 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,799 93.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 280 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 33 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 356 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,716 4.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 153 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,262 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,937 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,976 41%
 Households Vacant 1,953 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 851 43.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 25 1.3%
 For Sale Only 223 11.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 1.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 59 3.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 756 38.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 241 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,667 26%
 2 Bedroom 2,651 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,861 29%
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 $45,363 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01420 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 01420 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,153 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,707 30%
 No Earnings 11,689 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 11,153 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,707 30%
 No Earnings 11,689 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,754 89.1%
 Public transportation 378 2.1%
 Taxicab 87 0.5%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 876 5.0%
 Worked at Home 580 3.3%
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 2,198 18.0%
 High School Graduate 6,822 55.8%
 Associate's degree 909 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,478 12.1%
 Master's degree 612 5.0%
 Professional school degree 74 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 123 1.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,518 77.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 671 9.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 940 13.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01420

ZIP Code 01420 is in the Fitchburg School District. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01420.

Crocker Elementary
200 Bigelow Dr
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fitchburg School District
Mckay Campus-Fsc
67 Rindge Rd
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fitchburg School District
Reingold Elementary
70 Reingold Ave
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fitchburg School District
Memorial Intermediate
615 Rollstone St
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fitchburg School District
Fitchburg Arts Academy
67 Ringe Rd
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fitchburg School District
South Street Elementary
376 South St
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fitchburg School District
Arthur M Longsjo Middle School
98 Academy St
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fitchburg School District
Mckay Arts Academy
67 Rindge Rd
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fitchburg School District
North Central Charter Essential School
1 Oak Hill Rd
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North Central Charter Essential School District
Fitchburg High School
140 Arnhow Farm Rd
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fitchburg School District
Fitchburg Alternative Ed Program
111 Goodrich St
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fitchburg School District
Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical
1050 Westminster St
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School District
St Bernards Central Catholic High School
45 Harvard St
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Bernards Elementary School
254 Summer St
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Anthony School
123 Salem St
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Notre Dame Preparatory School
171 South St
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Applewild School
120 Prospect St
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Teen Challenge Twin City Girls' Academy
53 Highland Ave
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private

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