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ZIP Code 01541

Primary City:Princeton, MA (View All Cities)
County: Worcester County
Timezone: Eastern (11:01am)
Coordinates:42.46, -71.89
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01541

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01541. 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 01541. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01541, 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:
Princeton, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01541 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01541 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 01541 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly less than average. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01541 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,413
Population Density 96 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,339
Median Home Value $352,900
Land Area 35.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,279
Median Household Income $120,607

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male66102140142696246671091661952071468744262411
Female66109119139466139761391771971841467941273227
Total1322112592811151238514324834339239129216685535638

Gender

 Male 1,709 50%
 Female 1,704 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,318 97.2%
 Black Or African American 16 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 40 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 36 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2511673533801445817
Renter6192023121179
Total8701873763921556526

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 894 70%
 Single Guardian 119 9%
 Singles 190 15%
 Singles With Roommate 76 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 844 66%
 Households with Kids 435 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male17167920162420222914343528333341161915
Female915191316222226232127302219423035201212
Total2631262236384646455041645747756376363127

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01541 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01541 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01541 real estate data, the median home value of $352,900 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 01541. Rentals in 01541 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01541 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,412 100.0%
 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 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 890 66%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 282 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 107 8%
 Households Vacant 60 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 15 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 25%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 6%
 2 Bedroom 96 77%
 3+ Bedroom 20 16%
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 $120,607 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 01541 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 01541. 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 1,318 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 760 29%
 No Earnings 534 20%
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 1,318 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 760 29%
 No Earnings 534 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,627 92%
 Public transportation 19 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 122 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 01541 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 14 1%
 High School Graduate 399 33%
 Associate's degree 58 5%
 Bachelor's degree 439 36%
 Master's degree 182 15%
 Professional school degree 54 4%
 Doctorate degree 59 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 589 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 142 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 71 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01541

ZIP Code 01541 is in the Wachusett School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01541.

Thomas Prince
170 Sterling Rd
Princeton, MA 01541
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wachusett School District

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