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ZIP Code 01906

Primary City:Saugus, MA (View All Cities)
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (3:17am)
Coordinates:42.47, -71.01
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01906

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01906. 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 01906. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01906, 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:
Saugus, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01906 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01906 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 01906 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01906 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,660
Population Density 2,468 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,786
Median Home Value $342,700
Land Area 10.80 sq mi
Water Area 1.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,329
Median Household Income $76,339

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5866897897837827377158309571,0391,070911873603431407300204
Female6127017197857187517488849961,1121,1731,093961693580544466418
Total1,1981,3901,5081,5681,5001,4881,4631,7141,9532,1512,2432,0041,8341,2961,011951766622

Gender

 Male 12,706 48%
 Female 13,954 52%
Gender

Race

 White 24,504 91.9%
 Black Or African American 552 2.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 39 0.1%
 Asian 712 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 437 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 413 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner435421,3841,8941,8731,152856268
Renter106410437411348242253110
Total1499521,8212,3052,2211,3941,109378

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,470 53%
 Single Guardian 1,683 16%
 Singles 2,663 26%
 Singles With Roommate 513 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,371 71%
 Households with Kids 2,958 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male114119137107149137140130133140186147148168157168176156126145
Female122126121144141142141114163135140157142145160182168150125125
Total236245258251290279281244296275326304290313317350344306251270

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01906 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01906 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01906 real estate data, the median home value of $342,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01906 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01906 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01906 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,325 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 156 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 179 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,758 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,254 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,317 21%
 Households Vacant 457 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 120 26.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1.1%
 For Sale Only 74 16.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 8.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 4.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 197 43.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 27 1%
 1 Bedroom 822 34%
 2 Bedroom 1,060 44%
 3+ Bedroom 502 21%
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 $76,339 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 01906 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. Residents in ZIP code 01906 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 01906 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 9,445 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,232 27%
 No Earnings 7,239 32%
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 9,445 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,232 27%
 No Earnings 7,239 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,135 88.1%
 Public transportation 1,041 7.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 202 1.5%
 Worked at Home 389 2.8%
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 944 10.0%
 High School Graduate 5,513 58.3%
 Associate's degree 548 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,735 18.3%
 Master's degree 508 5.4%
 Professional school degree 137 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 75 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,034 69.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,002 23.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 327 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01906

ZIP Code 01906 is in the Saugus School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01906.

Douglas Waybright
25 Talbot St
Saugus, MA 01906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saugus School District
Lynnhurst
443 Walnut St/elm St
Saugus, MA 01906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saugus School District
Oaklandvale
266 Main St
Saugus, MA 01906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saugus School District
Belmonte Saugus Middle School
25 Dow St
Saugus, MA 01906
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Saugus School District
Veterans Memorial
39 Hurd Ave
Saugus, MA 01906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saugus School District
Saugus High School
1 Pearce Dr
Saugus, MA 01906
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Saugus School District
Shining Stars Learning Center
20 E Denver St
Saugus, MA 01906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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