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ZIP Code 01879

Primary City:Tyngsboro, MA (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (7:03pm)
Coordinates:42.66, -71.43
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01879

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01879. 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 01879. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01879, 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:
Tyngsboro, MA
Unacceptable:
Tyngsborough

Stats and Demographics for the 01879 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01879 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 01879 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01879 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,305
Population Density 674 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,213
Median Home Value $344,700
Land Area 16.78 sq mi
Water Area 1.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,004
Median Household Income $90,987

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male290394485385321275245341485582551422309172105745333
Female2904064663823292352883735835955394083191911191049066
Total5808009517676505105337141,0681,1771,09083062836322417814399

Gender

 Male 5,522 49%
 Female 5,783 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,403 92.0%
 Black Or African American 120 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.1%
 Asian 535 4.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 74 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 159 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner252737591,13077430515439
Renter4210511710367385023
Total673788761,23384134320462

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,552 64%
 Single Guardian 509 13%
 Singles 728 18%
 Singles With Roommate 215 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,419 60%
 Households with Kids 1,585 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male57567161707656881047397102108105948782754757
Female55456767776789957893104859391967986685361
Total112101138128147143145183182166201187201196190166168143100118

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01879 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01879 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 01879 real estate data, the median home value of $344,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 01879. Rentals in 01879 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01879 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,292 99.9%
 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 13 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,832 67%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 627 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 545 13%
 Households Vacant 209 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 68 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 31 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 59 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 42 7%
 1 Bedroom 159 28%
 2 Bedroom 237 42%
 3+ Bedroom 126 22%
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 $90,987 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 01879 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. Most commuters in 01879 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,574 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,436 26%
 No Earnings 2,451 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 4,574 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,436 26%
 No Earnings 2,451 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,752 93.3%
 Public transportation 100 1.6%
 Taxicab 1 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 83 1.3%
 Worked at Home 231 3.7%
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 187 5%
 High School Graduate 1,741 44%
 Associate's degree 353 9%
 Bachelor's degree 971 25%
 Master's degree 532 14%
 Professional school degree 100 3%
 Doctorate degree 35 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,994 79.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 360 14.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 159 6.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01879

ZIP Code 01879 is in the Innovation Academy Charter District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01879.

Innovation Academy Charter School
72 Tyng Rd
Tyngsboro, MA 01879
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Innovation Academy Charter District
Tyngsborough Elementary
205 Westford Rd
Tyngsborough, MA 01879
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tyngsborough School District
Tyngsborough Middle School
50 Norris Rd
Tyngsborough, MA 01879
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Tyngsborough School District
Gr Lowell Regional Vocational Technical
250 Pawtucket Blvd
Tyngsborough, MA 01879
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greater Lowell Regional Vocational Technical School District
Tyngsborough High School
36 Norris Rd
Tyngsborough, MA 01879
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tyngsborough School District
Academy of Notre Dame
180 Middlesex Rd
Tyngsboro, MA 01879
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Little Angels Daycare Nursery
262 Middlesex Rd
Tyngsboro, MA 01879
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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