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ZIP Code 01581

Primary City:Westborough, MA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: Worcester
Timezone: Eastern (8:34am)
Area code: 508 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.27, -71.61
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01581

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01581. 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 01581. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01581, 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:
Westborough, MA
Unacceptable:
Westboro

Stats and Demographics for the 01581 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01581 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 01581 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 small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01581 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,272
Population Density 888 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,350
Median Home Value $397,300
Land Area 20.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.86 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,924
Median Household Income $100,905

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male578700702615345518579629712838749608457288211155136140
Female518618707584373575532613752867758587420326272207226377
Total1,0961,3181,4091,1997181,0931,1111,2421,4641,7051,5071,195877614483362362517

Gender

 Male 8,960 49%
 Female 9,312 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,143 77.4%
 Black Or African American 273 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.2%
 Asian 3,188 17.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 286 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 348 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner142348601,394977491285137
Renter116698590407246151149175
Total1309321,4501,8011,223642434312

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,104 59%
 Single Guardian 659 10%
 Singles 1,791 26%
 Singles With Roommate 370 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,296 62%
 Households with Kids 2,628 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male118931291221261561651201331231481451361501381391501295963
Female1031001071111111381141301251321281391601481491271501144452
Total221193236233237294279250258255276284296298287266300243103115

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01581 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01581 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 01581 real estate data, the median home value of $397,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01581 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01581 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01581 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,808 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 13 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 29 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 266 1.5%
 Other Institutional 41 0.2%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 115 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,389 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,003 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,532 34%
 Households Vacant 426 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 251 59%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 3%
 For Sale Only 41 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 204 8%
 1 Bedroom 964 37%
 2 Bedroom 1,030 40%
 3+ Bedroom 400 15%
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 $100,905 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01581 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 01581. 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 6,699 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,542 25%
 No Earnings 3,992 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 6,699 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,542 25%
 No Earnings 3,992 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,034 86%
 Public transportation 303 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 232 2%
 Worked at Home 795 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 269 4%
 High School Graduate 1,570 25%
 Associate's degree 368 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,070 33%
 Master's degree 1,361 22%
 Professional school degree 170 3%
 Doctorate degree 409 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,160 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 594 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 231 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01581

ZIP Code 01581 is in the Institutional School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01581.

Central Area
167169 Lyman St
Westborough, MA 01581
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Institutional School District
West Area
167 169 Lyman St
Westborough, MA 01581
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Institutional School District
Mill Pond School
6 Olde Hickory Path
Westborough, MA 01581
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Westborough School District
Annie E Fales
50 Eli Whitney St
Westborough, MA 01581
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westborough School District
J Harding Armstrong
50 West St
Westborough, MA 01581
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westborough School District
Elsie a Hastings Elementary
111 East Main St
Westborough, MA 01581
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westborough School District
Westborough High School
90 West Main St
Westborough, MA 01581
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Westborough School District
Sarah W Gibbons Middle School
20 Fisher St
Westborough, MA 01581
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Westborough School District
Next Generation Children'S Center
4600 Computer Dr
Westborough, MA 01581
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ebridge Montessori School
57 E Main St Ste 101
Westborough, MA 01581
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Miss Tanyas Woodland School
7 Washington St
Westborough, MA 01581
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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