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ZIP Code 01531

Primary City:New Braintree, MA (View All Cities)
County: Worcester County
Timezone: Eastern (7:30am)
Coordinates:42.32, -72.13
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01531

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01531. 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 01531. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01531, 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:
New Braintree, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01531 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01531 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 01531 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 01531 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 999
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 390
Median Home Value $255,400
Land Area 20.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 370
Median Household Income $82,569

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male192535353328242636595054312312236
Female2528362930202032445343382632118617
Total445371646348445880112939257552310923

Gender

 Male 501 50%
 Female 498 50%
Gender

Race

 White 974 97.5%
 Black Or African American 4 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.4%
 Asian 6 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 10 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner426531098337117
Renter212655118
Total6385911488381215

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 233 63%
 Single Guardian 45 12%
 Singles 65 18%
 Singles With Roommate 27 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 260 70%
 Households with Kids 110 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male536537276104777696689
Female54637463888578667466
Total1071281011810141812121415121513101415

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01531 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01531 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 01531 real estate data, the median home value of $255,400 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 01531. Rentals in 01531 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01531 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 995 99.6%
 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 4 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 251 64%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 79 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 40 10%
 Households Vacant 20 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 13%
 2 Bedroom 10 21%
 3+ Bedroom 31 66%
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 $82,569 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 01531 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. However, that is not the case in 01531. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 362 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 208 26%
 No Earnings 221 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 362 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 208 26%
 No Earnings 221 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 462 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 2%
 Worked at Home 34 7%
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 22 6%
 High School Graduate 235 65%
 Associate's degree 11 3%
 Bachelor's degree 58 16%
 Master's degree 25 7%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 Doctorate degree 6 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 195 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 27 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01531

ZIP Code 01531 is in the Quabbin School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01531.

New Braintree Grade
15 Memorial Dr
New Braintree, MA 01531
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Quabbin School District

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