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ZIP Code 01585

Primary City:West Brookfield, MA (View All Cities)
County: Worcester County
Timezone: Eastern (3:10pm)
Coordinates:42.23, -72.18
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01585

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01585. 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 01585. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01585, 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:
West Brookfield, MA
Acceptable:
W Brookfield
Unacceptable:
Westbrookfield

Stats and Demographics for the 01585 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01585 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 01585 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01585 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,554
Population Density 178 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,049
Median Home Value $227,100
Land Area 25.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,812
Median Household Income $62,667

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10314714312996929412915318720717916511889575437
Female9713213711512793130128147205202184170144859270117
Total200279280244223185224257300392409363335262174149124154

Gender

 Male 2,179 48%
 Female 2,375 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,414 96.9%
 Black Or African American 32 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.2%
 Asian 24 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 61 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1111623839132922110429
Renter1652576363455126
Total2716829545439226615555

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,001 55%
 Single Guardian 245 14%
 Singles 454 25%
 Singles With Roommate 112 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,298 72%
 Households with Kids 514 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2119291635292531272627363321432423221722
Female1815192727282235202727193430252929191331
Total3934484362574766475354556751685352413053

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01585 has a slightly less than average 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 01585 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01585 real estate data, the median home value of $227,100 is slightly higher than average 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 01585. Rentals in 01585 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01585 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,396 96.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 130 2.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 28 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,030 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 409 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 373 18%
 Households Vacant 237 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 25 10.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 30 12.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 5.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 123 51.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 18.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 169 33%
 2 Bedroom 139 27%
 3+ Bedroom 198 39%
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 $62,667 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 01585 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 01585. 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 1,453 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,138 29%
 No Earnings 1,312 34%
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 1,453 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,138 29%
 No Earnings 1,312 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,074 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 93 4%
 Worked at Home 90 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 234 14%
 High School Graduate 949 58%
 Associate's degree 53 3%
 Bachelor's degree 238 15%
 Master's degree 75 5%
 Professional school degree 63 4%
 Doctorate degree 14 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 651 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 83 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 37 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01585

ZIP Code 01585 is in the Quaboag Regional School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01585.

West Brookfield Elementary
89 North Main St
West Brookfield, MA 01585
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Quaboag Regional School District
Warren Sda Elementary School
1570 Southbridge Rd
West Brookfield, MA 01585
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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