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ZIP Code 01840

Primary City:Lawrence, MA (View All Cities)
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (9:11pm)
Area code: 351 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.71, -71.16
ZIP (~1600 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01840

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01840. 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 01840. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01840, 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:
Lawrence, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01840 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01840 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 01840 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 adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01840 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,733
Population Density 9,500 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,347
Median Home Value $302,800
Land Area 0.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,181
Median Household Income $18,261

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male196134135159191189157142176192212143997967482720
Female17413812816320321611013614915915015613898102704532
Total3702722633223944052672783253513622992371771691187252

Gender

 Male 2,366 50%
 Female 2,367 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,891 40.0%
 Black Or African American 454 9.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 104 2.2%
 Asian 42 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 1,887 39.9%
 Two Or More Races 352 7.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner213252324626
Renter14634034246733626514737
Total14835336749036027114943

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 401 18%
 Single Guardian 530 24%
 Singles 1,093 50%
 Singles With Roommate 157 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,621 74%
 Households with Kids 560 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4232433541271723262125302237202139354446
Female4034313234273018293025262324233022454347
Total8266746775544741555150564561435161808793

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01840 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 01840 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01840 real estate data, the median home value of $302,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 01840 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01840 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,564 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 169 4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 86 3.7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 15 0.6%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,080 88.6%
 Households Vacant 166 7.1%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 138 83%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 6%
 For Sale Only 5 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 247 12%
 1 Bedroom 983 48%
 2 Bedroom 460 23%
 3+ Bedroom 346 17%
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 $18,261 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 01840 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 01840 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 01840 has very few people that work at home. 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 01840 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 937 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 731 21%
 No Earnings 1,880 53%
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 937 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 731 21%
 No Earnings 1,880 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,012 69%
 Public transportation 126 9%
 Taxicab 99 7%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 216 15%
 Worked at Home 22 1%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 534 37.9%
 High School Graduate 648 46.0%
 Associate's degree 30 2.1%
 Bachelor's degree 101 7.2%
 Master's degree 54 3.8%
 Professional school degree 4 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 37 2.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 630 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 71 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 158 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01840

ZIP Code 01840 is in the Community Day Charter Public School - Prospect School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01840.

Community Day Charter Public School - Prospect
190 Hampshire St
Lawrence, MA 01840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Community Day Charter Public School - Prospect School District
Henry K Oliver
233 Haverhill St
Lawrence, MA 01840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lawrence School District
High School Learning Center
183 Haverhill St
Lawrence, MA 01840
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lawrence School District
Blessed Stephen Bellesini Osa Academy
94 Bradford St
Lawrence, MA 01840
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private

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