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ZIP Code 01564

Primary City:Sterling, MA (View All Cities)
County: Worcester County
Timezone: Eastern (6:42am)
Coordinates:42.44, -71.78
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01564

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01564. 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 01564. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01564, 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:
Sterling, MA
Unacceptable:
Sterling Junction

Stats and Demographics for the 01564 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01564 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 01564 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 01564 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,808
Population Density 255 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,965
Median Home Value $332,500
Land Area 30.63 sq mi
Water Area 1.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,810
Median Household Income $98,872

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male18828530732514514413623428036337433127017999855442
Female2152602702201481391702463273813733362851941077478144
Total403545577545293283306480607744747667555373206159132186

Gender

 Male 3,841 49%
 Female 3,967 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,571 97.0%
 Black Or African American 55 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.2%
 Asian 68 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 23 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 72 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner311846173163530614051
Renter1362718254343811
Total1618053281368934017862

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,886 67%
 Single Guardian 284 10%
 Singles 510 18%
 Singles With Roommate 130 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,769 63%
 Households with Kids 1,041 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4344334655606162475660635969776286653523
Female3344445941614157605156496054534258442335
Total768877105961211021191071071161121191231301041441095858

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01564 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 01564 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 01564 real estate data, the median home value of $332,500 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 01564. Rentals in 01564 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01564 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,663 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 141 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,861 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 584 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 365 12%
 Households Vacant 155 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Sale Only 35 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 4%
 2 Bedroom 203 59%
 3+ Bedroom 125 36%
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 $98,872 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 01564 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 01564. 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 2,575 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,822 30%
 No Earnings 1,755 29%
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 2,575 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,822 30%
 No Earnings 1,755 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,692 93.4%
 Public transportation 43 1.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 70 1.8%
 Worked at Home 130 3.3%
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 148 6%
 High School Graduate 1,043 40%
 Associate's degree 165 6%
 Bachelor's degree 799 30%
 Master's degree 289 11%
 Professional school degree 113 4%
 Doctorate degree 66 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,200 71.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 403 23.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 87 5.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01564

ZIP Code 01564 is in the Wachusett School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01564.

Houghton Elementary
32 Boutelle Rd
Sterling, MA 01564
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wachusett School District
Chocksett Middle School
40 Boutelle Rd
Sterling, MA 01564
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wachusett School District

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