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ZIP Code 01826

Primary City:Dracut, MA (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (3:16pm)
Coordinates:42.69, -71.31
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01826

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01826. 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 01826. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01826, 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:
Dracut, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01826 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01826 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 01826 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01826 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,422
Population Density 1,426 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,332
Median Home Value $284,600
Land Area 20.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,939
Median Household Income $78,169

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8559721,0311,0668898248859941,1501,2831,118921836542376288219164
Female8158839599217858809621,0491,1851,3251,2201,073857554468419353301
Total1,6701,8551,9901,9871,6741,7041,8472,0432,3352,6082,3381,9941,6931,096844707572465

Gender

 Male 14,413 49%
 Female 15,009 51%
Gender

Race

 White 26,581 90.3%
 Black Or African American 735 2.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 0.1%
 Asian 1,186 4.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 396 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 477 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner689191,7642,2751,802955655237
Renter12750146743529320615778
Total1951,4202,2312,7102,0951,161812315

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,056 55%
 Single Guardian 1,795 16%
 Singles 2,442 22%
 Singles With Roommate 646 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,073 65%
 Households with Kids 3,866 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male188156185177195181189203204183203192221232246213225204178170
Female163161164173169170184171189178184219206172206196195176148161
Total351317349350364351373374393361387411427404452409420380326331

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01826 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01826 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01826 real estate data, the median home value of $284,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01826 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01826 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01826 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,410 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,753 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,922 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,264 20%
 Households Vacant 393 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 150 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Sale Only 84 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 96 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 87 4%
 1 Bedroom 418 19%
 2 Bedroom 1,184 54%
 3+ Bedroom 493 23%
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 $78,169 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 01826 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 01826. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,376 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,303 26%
 No Earnings 6,247 26%
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 11,376 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,303 26%
 No Earnings 6,247 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,069 95%
 Public transportation 193 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 327 2%
 Worked at Home 354 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 926 9.3%
 High School Graduate 5,683 56.9%
 Associate's degree 850 8.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,755 17.6%
 Master's degree 596 6.0%
 Professional school degree 71 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 108 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,046 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 672 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 318 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01826

ZIP Code 01826 is in the Dracut School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01826.

Brookside Elementary
1560 Lakeview Ave
Dracut, MA 01826
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dracut School District
Greenmont Avenue
37 Greenmont Ave
Dracut, MA 01826
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dracut School District
Joseph a Campbell Elementary
1021 Methuen St
Dracut, MA 01826
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dracut School District
Parker Avenue
77 Parker Ave
Dracut, MA 01826
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dracut School District
George H. Englesby Intermediate
1580 Lakeview Ave
Dracut, MA 01826
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dracut School District
Dracut Senior High School
1540 Lakeview Ave
Dracut, MA 01826
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dracut School District
Lakeview Junior High School
1570 Lakeview Ave
Dracut, MA 01826
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Dracut School District
Kenwood Academy
920 Methuen St
Dracut, MA 01826
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Evergreen Montessori House
1807 Bridge St
Dracut, MA 01826
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Little Angels Preschool & Daycare
90 Arlington St
Dracut, MA 01826
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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