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ZIP Code 01863

Primary City:North Chelmsford, MA (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (5:21pm)
Coordinates:42.63, -71.39
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01863

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01863. 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 01863. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01863, 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:
North Chelmsford, MA
Acceptable:
N Chelmsford

Stats and Demographics for the 01863 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01863 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 01863 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01863 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,891
Population Density 1,923 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,958
Median Home Value $289,400
Land Area 4.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,786
Median Household Income $81,160

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male279276301245203231305324301371293304250171118978869
Female230255266233184257318333356385381301300221176158154157
Total509531567478387488623657657756674605550392294255242226

Gender

 Male 4,226 48%
 Female 4,665 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,673 86.3%
 Black Or African American 118 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.1%
 Asian 872 9.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 64 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 156 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1131357070561236723876
Renter5215613014711285105107
Total63469700852724452343183

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,856 49%
 Single Guardian 542 14%
 Singles 1,181 31%
 Singles With Roommate 207 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,670 71%
 Households with Kids 1,116 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5153645350556649564955726164725947422535
Female4641465450416743545747684747455752463327
Total9794110107100961339211010610214010811111711699885862

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01863 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01863 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01863 real estate data, the median home value of $289,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01863 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01863 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01863 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,859 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 12 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,144 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 748 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 894 23%
 Households Vacant 172 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 68 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 26 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 49 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 78 9%
 1 Bedroom 408 45%
 2 Bedroom 336 37%
 3+ Bedroom 83 9%
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 $81,160 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01863 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. However, that is not the case in 01863. 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 3,533 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,859 25%
 No Earnings 2,075 28%
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 3,533 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,859 25%
 No Earnings 2,075 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,405 92.3%
 Public transportation 109 2.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 37 0.8%
 Worked at Home 223 4.7%
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 183 5.8%
 High School Graduate 1,379 43.7%
 Associate's degree 80 2.5%
 Bachelor's degree 854 27.1%
 Master's degree 562 17.8%
 Professional school degree 16 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 79 2.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,617 79.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 128 6.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 301 14.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01863

ZIP Code 01863 is in the Chelmsford School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01863.

Charles D Harrington
120 Richardson Rd
North Chelmsford, MA 01863
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chelmsford School District
Chelmsford High School
200 Richardson Rd
North Chelmsford, MA 01863
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chelmsford School District
Keystone Montessori School
55 Middlesex St Box 201
North Chelmsford, MA 01863
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Knowledge Beginnings - Research Park
11 Research Pl
North Chelmsford, MA 01863
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Lighthouse School
25 Wellman Ave
North Chelmsford, MA 01863
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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