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ZIP Code 01908

Primary City:Nahant, MA (View All Cities)
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (7:06pm)
Coordinates:42.44, -70.92
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01908

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01908. 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 01908. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01908, 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:
Nahant, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01908 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01908 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 01908 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01908 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,410
Population Density 3,260 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,677
Median Home Value $492,800
Land Area 1.05 sq mi
Water Area 1.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,540
Median Household Income $66,964

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6182104757360487411413116315915712366554944
Female598267746058639111717019716717411658627285
Total120164171149133118111165231301360326331239124117121129

Gender

 Male 1,638 48%
 Female 1,772 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,290 96.5%
 Black Or African American 16 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 58 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 19 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 24 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner42813126531416911161
Renter951889397643916
Total137921935841123315077

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 744 48%
 Single Guardian 177 11%
 Singles 516 34%
 Singles With Roommate 103 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,210 79%
 Households with Kids 330 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male18118141419181120192426132213151924411
Female1261216131424141712169121816231515510
Total301720302733422537314035254029383439921

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01908 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 01908 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01908 real estate data, the median home value of $492,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 01908 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01908 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,356 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 54 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 777 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 306 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 457 27%
 Households Vacant 137 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 15 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 65 47%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 27 5%
 1 Bedroom 328 57%
 2 Bedroom 94 16%
 3+ Bedroom 128 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 $66,964 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 01908 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. However, that is not the case in 01908. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,284 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 775 26%
 No Earnings 922 31%
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 1,284 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 775 26%
 No Earnings 922 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,457 80%
 Public transportation 232 13%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 2%
 Worked at Home 79 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 01908 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 40 3%
 High School Graduate 543 47%
 Associate's degree 57 5%
 Bachelor's degree 274 24%
 Master's degree 141 12%
 Professional school degree 29 2%
 Doctorate degree 78 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 405 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 49 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01908

ZIP Code 01908 is in the Nahant School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01908.

Johnson
290 Castle Rd
Nahant, MA 01908
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nahant School District

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