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ZIP Code 01730

Primary City:Bedford, MA (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (3:27pm)
Coordinates:42.50, -71.28
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01730

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01730. 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 01730. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01730, 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:
Bedford, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01730 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01730 is located in north 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 01730 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 01730 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,221
Population Density 965 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,372
Median Home Value $540,400
Land Area 13.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,134
Median Household Income $108,818

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male390452491375205246252361495615589498425277251243192225
Female325420483367207249299411507654554481390314288227212251
Total7158729747424124955517721,0021,2691,143979815591539470404476

Gender

 Male 6,582 50%
 Female 6,639 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,358 85.9%
 Black Or African American 297 2.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.1%
 Asian 1,249 9.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 51 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 240 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51536221,016790558413141
Renter4825826929720191104168
Total534118911,313991649517309

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,074 60%
 Single Guardian 547 11%
 Singles 1,313 26%
 Singles With Roommate 200 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,389 66%
 Households with Kids 1,745 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male73858583897395106899010690101104889483713930
Female67735861808477839689841011021071088690513238
Total1401581431441691571721891851791901912032111961801731227168

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01730 has a small 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 01730 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 01730 real estate data, the median home value of $540,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01730 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01730 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 01730 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,824 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 256 1.9%
 Other Institutional 109 0.8%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 32 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,519 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,179 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,436 27%
 Households Vacant 238 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 93 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 4%
 For Sale Only 29 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 19%
 For Migrant Workers 2 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 93 6%
 1 Bedroom 478 33%
 2 Bedroom 543 38%
 3+ Bedroom 321 22%
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 $108,818 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01730 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. Most commuters in 01730 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 4,447 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,851 26%
 No Earnings 3,493 32%
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 4,447 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,851 26%
 No Earnings 3,493 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,741 87.0%
 Public transportation 112 1.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 123 1.9%
 Worked at Home 605 9.2%
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 204 5%
 High School Graduate 1,103 24%
 Associate's degree 213 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,132 25%
 Master's degree 1,254 28%
 Professional school degree 304 7%
 Doctorate degree 306 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,280 82.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 336 12.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 134 4.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01730

ZIP Code 01730 is in the Bedford School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01730.

John Glenn Middle School
99 McMahon Rd
Bedford, MA 01730
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bedford School District
Lt Elezer Davis
410 Davis Rd
Bedford, MA 01730
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bedford School District
Lt Job Lane School
66 Sweetwater Ave
Bedford, MA 01730
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bedford School District
Bedford High School
9 Mudge Way
Bedford, MA 01730
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bedford School District
Nashoba Learning Group
10 Oak Park Dr
Bedford, MA 01730
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bedford Montessori School
153 Concord Rd
Bedford, MA 01730
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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