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ZIP Code 01543

Primary City:Rutland, MA (View All Cities)
County: Worcester County
Timezone: Eastern (4:54am)
Coordinates:42.38, -71.97
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01543

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01543. 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 01543. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01543, 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:
Rutland, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01543 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01543 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 01543 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 01543 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,973
Population Density 227 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,990
Median Home Value $268,800
Land Area 35.10 sq mi
Water Area 1.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,791
Median Household Income $86,482

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male24934436831019614020426139538432124519116160513827
Female253348321285155154205344385383348241210123102734949
Total5026926895953512944096057807676694864012841621248776

Gender

 Male 3,945 49%
 Female 4,028 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,625 95.6%
 Black Or African American 92 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.1%
 Asian 126 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 35 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 88 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1121460768346122210128
Renter27818110457523923
Total3829568878751827414051

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,811 65%
 Single Guardian 318 11%
 Singles 534 19%
 Singles With Roommate 128 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,609 58%
 Households with Kids 1,182 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3953596177686153857380865970617966614346
Female3351626062588075737469655855685465574141
Total721041211211391261411281581471491511171251291331311188487

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01543 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01543 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 01543 real estate data, the median home value of $268,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 01543. Rentals in 01543 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01543 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,941 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 18 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 14 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,951 65%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 376 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 464 16%
 Households Vacant 199 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 49 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 22 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 77 39%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 144 44%
 2 Bedroom 92 28%
 3+ Bedroom 91 28%
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 $86,482 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 01543 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 01543. 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 2,615 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,839 30%
 No Earnings 1,672 27%
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 2,615 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,839 30%
 No Earnings 1,672 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,794 95.4%
 Public transportation 13 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 60 1.5%
 Worked at Home 111 2.8%
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 120 4%
 High School Graduate 1,315 48%
 Associate's degree 158 6%
 Bachelor's degree 722 26%
 Master's degree 257 9%
 Professional school degree 113 4%
 Doctorate degree 46 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,719 87.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 167 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 83 4.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01543

ZIP Code 01543 is in the Wachusett School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01543.

Central Tree Middle School
281 Main St
Rutland, MA 01543
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wachusett School District
Glenwood Elementary School
65 Glenwood Rd
Rutland, MA 01543
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wachusett School District
Naquag Elementary School
285 Main St
Rutland, MA 01543
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wachusett School District
Devereux School
60 Miles Rd
Rutland, MA 01543
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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