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ZIP Code 01522

Primary City:Jefferson, MA (View All Cities)
County: Worcester County
Timezone: Eastern (9:12am)
Coordinates:42.39, -71.87
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01522

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01522. 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 01522. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01522, 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:
Jefferson, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01522 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01522 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 01522 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01522 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,310
Population Density 202 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,298
Median Home Value $271,300
Land Area 16.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.54 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,230
Median Household Income $93,238

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
Male101120139123788871931191471581501036340271911
Female83107127116708174116152152171120986245371930
Total18422726623914816914520927129932927020112585643841

Gender

 Male 1,650 50%
 Female 1,660 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,144 95.0%
 Black Or African American 21 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 79 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 32 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 34 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5802133122401165522
Renter12483439271683
Total171282473512671326325

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 761 62%
 Single Guardian 161 13%
 Singles 238 19%
 Singles With Roommate 70 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 785 64%
 Households with Kids 445 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1823152521262124283223282630371728212012
Female1611192317221926232027302525253322191717
Total3434344838484050515250585155625050403729

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01522 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01522 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01522 real estate data, the median home value of $271,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01522 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01522 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01522 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,310 100%
 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 817 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 226 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 187 14%
 Households Vacant 68 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 40 59%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 61 31%
 2 Bedroom 96 48%
 3+ Bedroom 43 22%
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 $93,238 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01522 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 01522. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,123 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 822 33%
 No Earnings 562 22%
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 1,123 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 822 33%
 No Earnings 562 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,570 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 66 4%
 Worked at Home 89 5%
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 42 4%
 High School Graduate 365 37%
 Associate's degree 30 3%
 Bachelor's degree 243 24%
 Master's degree 220 22%
 Professional school degree 45 5%
 Doctorate degree 48 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 569 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01522

ZIP Code 01522 is in the Wachusett School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01522.

Early Childhood Center
1745 Main St
Jefferson, MA 01522
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wachusett School District

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