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ZIP Code 01850

Primary City:Lowell, MA (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (5:24pm)
Area code: 351 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.66, -71.30
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01850

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01850. 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 01850. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01850, 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:
Lowell, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01850 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01850 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 01850 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 01850 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,237
Population Density 11,206 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,938
Median Home Value $206,300
Land Area 1.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,457
Median Household Income $51,538

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
Male6715425146236335775864925135604764012972031271097456
Female597521575566589657582524578555556426307212150129114145
Total1,2681,0631,0891,1891,2221,2341,1681,0161,0911,1151,032827604415277238188201

Gender

 Male 7,454 49%
 Female 7,783 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,098 66.3%
 Black Or African American 1,424 9.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 0.2%
 Asian 1,388 9.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 1,599 10.5%
 Two Or More Races 685 4.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner32368543626522277192110
Renter2607776305623021328539
Total2921,1451,1731,188824409277149

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,993 37%
 Single Guardian 1,642 30%
 Singles 1,354 25%
 Singles With Roommate 468 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,306 61%
 Households with Kids 2,151 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1251441441311191001081081071031129710110112615713298110127
Female11211712111811510710498971281081071181149812712711995121
Total237261265249234207212206204231220204219215224284259217205248

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01850 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 01850 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01850 real estate data, the median home value of $206,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01850 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01850 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01850 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,074 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 152 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,141 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 529 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,787 47%
 Households Vacant 481 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 259 54%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 67 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 136 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 106 4%
 1 Bedroom 393 17%
 2 Bedroom 1,176 50%
 3+ Bedroom 699 29%
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 $51,538 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01850 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 01850 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 4,970 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,207 26%
 No Earnings 4,019 33%
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 4,970 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,207 26%
 No Earnings 4,019 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,660 92%
 Public transportation 70 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 368 5%
 Worked at Home 157 2%
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 981 21.0%
 High School Graduate 2,589 55.3%
 Associate's degree 256 5.5%
 Bachelor's degree 698 14.9%
 Master's degree 150 3.2%
 Professional school degree 3 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,223 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 354 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 492 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01850

ZIP Code 01850 is in the Lowell School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01850.

S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary
570 Beacon St
Lowell, MA 01850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lowell School District
Greenhalge
149 Ennell St
Lowell, MA 01850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lowell School District
St Michael School
21 6th St
Lowell, MA 01850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Louis School
77 Boisvert St
Lowell, MA 01850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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