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ZIP Code 01566

Primary City:Sturbridge, MA (View All Cities)
County: Worcester County
Timezone: Eastern (12:02am)
Coordinates:42.10, -72.08
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01566

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01566. 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 01566. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01566, 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:
Sturbridge, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01566 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01566 is located in central 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 01566 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 slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01566 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,294
Population Density 222 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,663
Median Home Value $286,700
Land Area 28.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.99 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,426
Median Household Income $82,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male219215227190118143174208242266261210202145108784834
Female176192217207124128178251266260273225230142114857068
Total395407444397242271352459508526534435432287222163118102

Gender

 Male 3,088 49%
 Female 3,206 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,002 95.4%
 Black Or African American 37 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.2%
 Asian 143 2.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 33 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 69 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner418540252845529417651
Renter188178664419169
Total2226648059449931319260

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,488 61%
 Single Guardian 288 12%
 Singles 512 21%
 Singles With Roommate 138 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,611 66%
 Households with Kids 815 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3453314240444637485342424149394241373126
Female4339393432483541363050444350594159262222
Total77927076729281788483928684999883100635348

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01566 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01566 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 01566 real estate data, the median home value of $286,700 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 01566. Rentals in 01566 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01566 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,289 99.9%
 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 5 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,536 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 559 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 331 12%
 Households Vacant 237 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 35 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 141 59%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 74 19%
 2 Bedroom 215 57%
 3+ Bedroom 91 24%
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 $82,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 01566 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 01566. 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 2,329 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,390 27%
 No Earnings 1,487 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 2,329 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,390 27%
 No Earnings 1,487 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,154 92.3%
 Public transportation 11 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 0.1%
 Worked at Home 246 7.2%
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 154 7%
 High School Graduate 1,005 45%
 Associate's degree 213 10%
 Bachelor's degree 455 20%
 Master's degree 275 12%
 Professional school degree 73 3%
 Doctorate degree 54 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,142 76.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 178 11.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 176 11.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01566

ZIP Code 01566 is in the Sturbridge School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01566.

Burgess Elementary
45 Burgess School Rd
Sturbridge, MA 01566
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sturbridge School District

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