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ZIP Code 01610

Primary City:Worcester, MA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: South Worcester
County: Worcester County
Timezone: Eastern (7:47am)
Area code: 508 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.25, -71.81
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01610

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01610. 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 01610. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01610, 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 01610 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01610 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 01610 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely 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 01610 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,945
Population Density 11,264 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,321
Median Home Value $191,800
Land Area 2.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,322
Median Household Income $30,532

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 25Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 24

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8567007051,5102,0108767637187156856915213242241141127566
Female7936726581,8202,350913785713682585617455340244182155131185
Total1,6491,3721,3633,3304,3601,7891,5481,4311,3971,2701,308976664468296267206251

Gender

 Male 11,665 49%
 Female 12,280 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,078 58.8%
 Black Or African American 2,877 12.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 144 0.6%
 Asian 1,875 7.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1%
 Other Race 3,597 15.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,358 5.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2017229934028516311167
Renter7961,3361,3071,17469331518361
Total8161,5081,6061,514978478294128

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,919 26%
 Single Guardian 2,301 31%
 Singles 2,116 29%
 Singles With Roommate 986 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,577 63%
 Households with Kids 2,745 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male174181165152150138143123146154136144131140165139160408638591
Female149176161142136120130145141137130123147121147163162516832687
Total3233573262942862582732682872912662672782613123023229241,4701,278

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01610 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 01610 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01610 real estate data, the median home value of $191,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01610 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01610 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01610 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,771 82.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 20 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 206 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 3,540 14.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 408 1.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,068 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 389 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,865 70%
 Households Vacant 999 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 503 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1%
 For Sale Only 58 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 360 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 346 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,108 18%
 2 Bedroom 1,740 29%
 3+ Bedroom 2,800 47%
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 $30,532 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01610 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. Residents in ZIP code 01610 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 01610 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 01610 can expect to fall in that range. 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 5,369 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,680 35%
 No Earnings 7,235 38%
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 5,369 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,680 35%
 No Earnings 7,235 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,451 71.6%
 Public transportation 735 8.2%
 Taxicab 55 0.6%
 Motorcycle 26 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,404 15.6%
 Worked at Home 333 3.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,414 23.3%
 High School Graduate 3,434 56.6%
 Associate's degree 142 2.3%
 Bachelor's degree 725 11.9%
 Master's degree 258 4.2%
 Professional school degree 23 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 75 1.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,882 85.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 183 4.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 462 10.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01610

ZIP Code 01610 is in the Worcester School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01610.

Woodland Academy
93 Woodland St
Worcester, MA 01610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Worcester School District
Jacob Hiatt Magnet
772 Main St
Worcester, MA 01610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Worcester School District
Head Start
770 Main St
Worcester, MA 01610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Worcester School District
Claremont Academy
15 Claremont St
Worcester, MA 01610
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Worcester School District
St Peter Central Catholic Elementary School
865 Main St
Worcester, MA 01610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Marys Elementary School
50 Richland St
Worcester, MA 01610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Mary S Jr/Sr High School
50 Richland St
Worcester, MA 01610
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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