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ZIP Code 01605

Primary City:Worcester, MA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: North Lincoln Street
County: Worcester County
Timezone: Eastern (9:30am)
Area code: 508 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.29, -71.80
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01605

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01605. 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 01605. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01605, 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:
Worcester, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01605 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01605 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 01605 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01605 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,221
Population Density 4,647 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,140
Median Home Value $209,200
Land Area 5.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,272
Median Household Income $37,705

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,108892970969915972889817812783741689483311236213185205
Female9829598979671,0561,1511,023901905882838738602432333354403608
Total2,0901,8511,8671,9361,9712,1231,9121,7181,7171,6651,5791,4271,085743569567588813

Gender

 Male 12,190 46%
 Female 14,031 54%
Gender

Race

 White 16,438 62.7%
 Black Or African American 4,425 16.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 124 0.5%
 Asian 1,196 4.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 2,762 10.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,273 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner37441702838708325286111
Renter5571,6301,2811,137911520460328
Total5942,0711,9831,9751,619845746439

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,148 31%
 Single Guardian 2,946 29%
 Singles 3,355 33%
 Singles With Roommate 823 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,620 64%
 Households with Kids 3,652 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male216228208218206175189148174220185186210169188200208195178184
Female211183197209198195188209169185179159191183204209181180193183
Total427411405427404370377357343405364345401352392409389375371367

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01605 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 01605 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01605 real estate data, the median home value of $209,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01605 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01605 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01605 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,546 97.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 38 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 533 2.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 104 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,719 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 729 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,824 61%
 Households Vacant 868 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 503 58%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1%
 For Sale Only 71 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 229 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 316 4%
 1 Bedroom 2,173 30%
 2 Bedroom 2,441 34%
 3+ Bedroom 2,234 31%
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 $37,705 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01605 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. More commuters in 01605 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,655 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,134 24%
 No Earnings 8,348 39%
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 7,655 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,134 24%
 No Earnings 8,348 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,785 86.3%
 Public transportation 400 3.5%
 Taxicab 8 0.1%
 Motorcycle 20 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 730 6.4%
 Worked at Home 398 3.5%
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 1,118 14%
 High School Graduate 3,448 44%
 Associate's degree 783 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,499 19%
 Master's degree 625 8%
 Professional school degree 160 2%
 Doctorate degree 126 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,574 81.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 451 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 596 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01605

ZIP Code 01605 is in the Seven Hills Charter Public School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01605.

Seven Hills Charter School
51 Gage St
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seven Hills Charter Public School District
Belmont Street Community
170 Belmont St
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Worcester School District
Francis J Mcgrath Elementary
493 Grove St
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Worcester School District
Lincoln Street
549 Lincoln St
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Worcester School District
Nelson Place
35 Nelson Place
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Worcester School District
Wawecus Road School
20 Wawecus Rd
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Worcester School District
City View
80 Prospect St
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Worcester School District
Ma Academy for Math and Science School
85 Prescott St
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ma Academy for Math and Science
Forest Grove Middle School
495 Grove St
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Worcester School District
Worcester Technical High School
1 Skyline Dr
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Worcester School District
Mercy Centre
25 W Chester St
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Peter-Marian Catholic Jr-Sr High School
781 Grove St
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Bancroft School
110 Shore Dr
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Venerini Academy
27 Edward St
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Nativity School of Worcester
67 Lincoln St
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
Ymca Center for Child Development Wee Wuns Prek Kd
75 Shore Dr
Worcester, MA 01605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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