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ZIP Code 01520

Primary City:Holden, MA (View All Cities)
County: Worcester County
Timezone: Eastern (11:30am)
Coordinates:42.34, -71.86
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01520

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01520. 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 01520. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01520, 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:
Holden, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01520 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01520 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 01520 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01520 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,997
Population Density 774 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,339
Median Home Value $282,400
Land Area 18.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.69 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,155
Median Household Income $96,780

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male395527589424288256338418509564581528409308205168128113
Female409491521446261266357489573588602552452355239216188244
Total8041,0181,1108705495226959071,0821,1521,1831,080861663444384316357

Gender

 Male 6,748 48%
 Female 7,249 52%
Gender

Race

 White 13,137 93.9%
 Black Or African American 163 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.1%
 Asian 438 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 64 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 182 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner173799131,1751,015621364160
Renter2478808464586855
Total414579931,2591,079679432215

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,400 66%
 Single Guardian 574 11%
 Singles 1,005 19%
 Singles With Roommate 176 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,260 63%
 Households with Kids 1,895 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7486847710211511896961231131171131239695105785067
Female698210393901179194999411510495113104118109635239
Total143168187170192232209190195217228221208236200213214141102106

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01520 has a small 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 01520 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 01520 real estate data, the median home value of $282,400 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 01520. Rentals in 01520 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01520 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,858 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 128 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,470 65%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,174 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 511 10%
 Households Vacant 184 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 67 36%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 195 43%
 2 Bedroom 119 26%
 3+ Bedroom 138 31%
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 $96,780 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 01520 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 01520 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 5,024 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,071 27%
 No Earnings 3,181 28%
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 5,024 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,071 27%
 No Earnings 3,181 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,755 94.9%
 Public transportation 44 0.6%
 Taxicab 1 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 93 1.3%
 Worked at Home 225 3.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 01520 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 173 4%
 High School Graduate 1,599 34%
 Associate's degree 408 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,412 30%
 Master's degree 678 14%
 Professional school degree 236 5%
 Doctorate degree 185 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,601 84.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 345 11.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 119 3.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01520

ZIP Code 01520 is in the Wachusett School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01520.

Dawson
155 Salisbury St
Holden, MA 01520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wachusett School District
Mountview Middle School
270 Shrewsbury St
Holden, MA 01520
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wachusett School District
Leroy E.mayo
351 Bullard St
Holden, MA 01520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wachusett School District
Davis Hill Elementary
78 Jamieson Rd
Holden, MA 01520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wachusett School District
Wachusett Regional High School
1401 Main St
Holden, MA 01520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wachusett School District
Montessori Country Day School
800 Main St
Holden, MA 01520
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Holden Christian Academy
279 Reservoir St
Holden, MA 01520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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