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ZIP Code 01742

Primary City:Concord, MA (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (5:27pm)
Coordinates:42.46, -71.36
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01742

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01742. 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 01742. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01742, 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:
Concord, MA
Unacceptable:
W Concord, West Concord

Stats and Demographics for the 01742 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01742 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 01742 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 01742 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,726
Population Density 725 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,964
Median Home Value $686,700
Land Area 24.44 sq mi
Water Area 1.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,500
Median Household Income $135,217

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male389543621574362424441545635857852713537418314267258237
Female364560685571185158239381584780829765588505343358344500
Total7531,1031,3061,1455475826809261,2191,6371,6811,4781,125923657625602737

Gender

 Male 8,987 51%
 Female 8,739 49%
Gender

Race

 White 15,898 89.7%
 Black Or African American 677 3.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.1%
 Asian 718 4.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 170 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 249 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner71256331,3461,237821568265
Renter18155218303221128224231
Total252808511,6491,458949792496

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,916 60%
 Single Guardian 589 9%
 Singles 1,765 27%
 Singles With Roommate 230 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,380 67%
 Households with Kids 2,120 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6688859011297931161251031331211271371261431481223564
Female57609979117103108102130126131143130155144136150984330
Total1231481841692292002012182552292642642572922702792982207894

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01742 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 01742 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01742 real estate data, the median home value of $686,700 is extremely high 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 01742. Rentals in 01742 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01742 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,028 90.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,394 7.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 278 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 26 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,288 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,714 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,498 22%
 Households Vacant 464 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 155 33.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 3.9%
 For Sale Only 47 10.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 5.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 97 20.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 123 26.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 102 8%
 1 Bedroom 382 29%
 2 Bedroom 448 33%
 3+ Bedroom 407 30%
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 $135,217 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 01742 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. Residents in ZIP code 01742 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 01742. 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 5,460 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,329 23%
 No Earnings 6,002 41%
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 5,460 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,329 23%
 No Earnings 6,002 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,952 79.7%
 Public transportation 607 8.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 24 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 339 4.5%
 Worked at Home 545 7.3%
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 656 9%
 High School Graduate 1,706 25%
 Associate's degree 234 3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,790 26%
 Master's degree 1,458 21%
 Professional school degree 428 6%
 Doctorate degree 646 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,890 75.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 856 22.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 86 2.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01742

ZIP Code 01742 is in the Concord School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01742.

Alcott
93 Laurel St
Concord, MA 01742
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Concord School District
Concord Middle School
835 Old Marlboro Rd
Concord, MA 01742
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Concord School District
Thoreau
29 Prairie St
Concord, MA 01742
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Concord School District
Willard
185 Powder Mill Rd
Concord, MA 01742
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Concord School District
Concord Carlisle High School
500 Walden St
Concord, MA 01742
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Concord-Carlisle School District
Middlesex School
1400 Lowell Rd
Concord, MA 01742
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Walden Street School
160 Walden St
Concord, MA 01742
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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