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ZIP Code 01506

Primary City:Brookfield, MA (View All Cities)
County: Worcester County
Timezone: Eastern (7:21pm)
Coordinates:42.20, -72.10
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01506

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01506. 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 01506. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01506, 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:
Brookfield, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01506 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01506 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 01506 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01506 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,390
Population Density 218 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,493
Median Home Value $203,700
Land Area 15.55 sq mi
Water Area 1.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,375
Median Household Income $61,800

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male92921071238184721151251461481441178867392316
Female85951081087172951101301461431191209982455033
Total177187215231152156167225255292291263237187149847349

Gender

 Male 1,679 50%
 Female 1,711 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,299 97.3%
 Black Or African American 10 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 65 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3771972742602029528
Renter164060533222124
Total1911725732729222410732

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 746 54%
 Single Guardian 194 14%
 Singles 353 26%
 Singles With Roommate 82 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 964 70%
 Households with Kids 411 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2515172118211123191915272323352720261516
Female1718121320212017172721201624242625151816
Total4233293438423140364636473947595345413332

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01506 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01506 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01506 real estate data, the median home value of $203,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01506 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01506 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01506 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,385 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 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 5 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 772 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 364 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 239 16%
 Households Vacant 118 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 27 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 35%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 116 46%
 2 Bedroom 45 18%
 3+ Bedroom 93 37%
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 $61,800 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01506 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. However, that is not the case in 01506. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,051 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 821 29%
 No Earnings 924 33%
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 1,051 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 821 29%
 No Earnings 924 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,646 97.0%
 Public transportation 2 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 0.7%
 Worked at Home 37 2.2%
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 107 9%
 High School Graduate 772 62%
 Associate's degree 99 8%
 Bachelor's degree 180 15%
 Master's degree 57 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 23 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 523 90.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 26 4.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 31 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01506

ZIP Code 01506 is in the Brookfield School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01506.

Brookfield Elementary
37 Central St
Brookfield, MA 01506
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brookfield School District

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