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ZIP Code 01905

Primary City:Lynn, MA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lynn
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (3:31am)
Area code: 339 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.47, -70.97
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01905

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01905. 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 01905. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01905, 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:
Lynn, MA
Acceptable:
West Lynn

Stats and Demographics for the 01905 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01905 is located in northeast 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 01905 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 a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01905 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,251
Population Density 7,094 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,187
Median Home Value $252,000
Land Area 3.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,631
Median Household Income $42,490

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0669339021,0471,0741,023917832813835811690471286241194138120
Female1,0158438449719591,034951868863965882703527384324288214223
Total2,0811,7761,7462,0182,0332,0571,8681,7001,6761,8001,6931,393998670565482352343

Gender

 Male 12,393 49%
 Female 12,858 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,371 53.0%
 Black Or African American 3,142 12.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 193 0.8%
 Asian 2,546 10.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 34 0.1%
 Other Race 4,699 18.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,266 5.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner375007801,087780416328142
Renter3111,02697790765534724197
Total3481,5261,7571,9941,435763569239

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,437 40%
 Single Guardian 2,536 29%
 Singles 2,170 25%
 Singles With Roommate 488 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,076 59%
 Households with Kids 3,555 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male224230203194186223180177167185156182186193186212200219230199
Female196223203184187175165160156177155171172169192194205189191187
Total420453406378373398345337323362311353358362378406405408421386

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01905 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 01905 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01905 real estate data, the median home value of $252,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01905 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01905 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01905 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,191 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 28 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 27 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,226 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 844 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,561 50%
 Households Vacant 556 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 241 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 86 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 198 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 127 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,108 23%
 2 Bedroom 2,253 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,234 26%
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 $42,490 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01905 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. ZIP code 01905 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 01905 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 7,983 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,514 24%
 No Earnings 6,357 34%
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 7,983 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,514 24%
 No Earnings 6,357 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,751 77.1%
 Public transportation 1,231 10.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 936 8.2%
 Worked at Home 422 3.7%
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 1,727 23.3%
 High School Graduate 4,295 58.0%
 Associate's degree 469 6.3%
 Bachelor's degree 699 9.4%
 Master's degree 116 1.6%
 Professional school degree 81 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,542 80.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 363 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 725 12.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01905

ZIP Code 01905 is in the Lynn School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01905.

A Drewicz Elementary
34 Hood St
Lynn, MA 01905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
Breed Middle School
90 Ocallaghan Way
Lynn, MA 01905
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
Julia F Callahan
200 O'callaghan Way
Lynn, MA 01905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
Lincoln-Thomson
115 Gardiner St
Lynn, MA 01905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
Sewell-Anderson
25 Ontario St
Lynn, MA 01905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
Tracy
35 Walnut St
Lynn, MA 01905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
Wm P Connery
50 Elm St
Lynn, MA 01905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
William R Fallon
100 Robinson St
Lynn, MA 01905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
Classical High School
235 O Callaghan Way
Lynn, MA 01905
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lynn School District
Sacred Heart School
571 Boston St R
Lynn, MA 01905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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