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ZIP Code 01843

Primary City:Lawrence, MA (View All Cities)
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (1:07am)
Area code: 351 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.69, -71.16
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01843

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01843. 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 01843. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01843, 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
Unacceptable:
S Lawrence, South Lawrence

Stats and Demographics for the 01843 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01843 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 01843 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 large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01843 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,425
Population Density 7,249 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,287
Median Home Value $220,000
Land Area 3.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,678
Median Household Income $42,891

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9658629271,013990935860804759748698636478308232159119112
Female9158939131,0701,0119701,004898880898802664588392277222199224
Total1,8801,7551,8402,0832,0011,9051,8641,7021,6391,6461,5001,3001,066700509381318336

Gender

 Male 11,605 48%
 Female 12,820 52%
Gender

Race

 White 12,206 50.0%
 Black Or African American 1,631 6.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 272 1.1%
 Asian 1,258 5.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.1%
 Other Race 7,866 32.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,175 4.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31431675786719393256166
Renter4411,3201,2071,02767630517174
Total4721,7511,8821,8131,395698427240

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,936 34%
 Single Guardian 2,997 35%
 Singles 2,168 25%
 Singles With Roommate 577 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,131 59%
 Households with Kids 3,547 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male189181181189185159175164179165185178194205194186235191207211
Female184187194180168169197192167195174200164180184217219250200192
Total373368375369353328372356346360359378358385378403454441407403

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01843 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 01843 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01843 real estate data, the median home value of $220,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01843 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01843 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 01843 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,357 99.7%
 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 68 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,700 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 757 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,221 56%
 Households Vacant 609 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 309 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 96 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 160 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 181 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,076 20%
 2 Bedroom 2,068 39%
 3+ Bedroom 2,007 38%
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 $42,891 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01843 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 01843 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 01843 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 7,144 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,685 25%
 No Earnings 6,717 36%
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 7,144 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,685 25%
 No Earnings 6,717 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,076 87%
 Public transportation 364 3%
 Taxicab 487 5%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 348 3%
 Worked at Home 133 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. 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 1,634 23.8%
 High School Graduate 3,754 54.8%
 Associate's degree 387 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 787 11.5%
 Master's degree 270 3.9%
 Professional school degree 22 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,358 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 476 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 762 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01843

ZIP Code 01843 is in the Community Day Charter Public School - R. Kingman Webster (DI School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01843.

Community Day Charter Public School R. Kingman W
7 Ballard Way
Lawrence, MA 01843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Community Day Charter Public School - R. Kingman Webster (DI School District
Community Day Charter Public School - Gateway
9 Ballard Way
Lawrence, MA 01843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Community Day Charter Public School - Gateway School District
Emily G Wetherbee
75 Newton St
Lawrence, MA 01843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lawrence School District
South Lawrence East Elementary School
165 Crawford St
Lawrence, MA 01843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lawrence School District
South Lawrence East Middle School
165 Crawford St
Lawrence, MA 01843
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lawrence School District
Robert Frost
33 Hamlet St
Lawrence, MA 01843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lawrence School District
Frost Middle School
33 Hamlet St
Lawrence, MA 01843
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lawrence School District
South Lawrence East 5th Grade Academy
165 Crawford St
Lawrence, MA 01843
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lawrence School District
Health & Human Services High School
7071 North Parish Rd
Lawrence, MA 01843
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lawrence School District
Lawrence Catholic Academy
101 Parker St
Lawrence, MA 01843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Glcac Child Care Center
581 Andover St
Lawrence, MA 01843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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