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ZIP Code 01940

Primary City:Lynnfield, MA (View All Cities)
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (12:28pm)
Coordinates:42.54, -71.03
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01940

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01940. 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 01940. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01940, 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:
Lynnfield, MA
Unacceptable:
South Lynnfield

Stats and Demographics for the 01940 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01940 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 01940 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01940 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,108
Population Density 1,148 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,729
Median Home Value $536,600
Land Area 10.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,486
Median Household Income $106,239

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male293435523432227199192301441565505418384302202201143107
Female248436479361228200216310528568527468419319257224207243
Total5418711,0027934553994086119691,1331,032886803621459425350350

Gender

 Male 5,870 48%
 Female 6,238 52%
Gender

Race

 White 11,426 94.4%
 Black Or African American 65 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.0%
 Asian 426 3.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 61 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 125 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner81576491,069857575430169
Renter1791848356629980
Total252487331,152913637529249

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,954 66%
 Single Guardian 434 10%
 Singles 949 21%
 Singles With Roommate 149 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,916 65%
 Households with Kids 1,570 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male57497269708968103105991131139310510191100924854
Female5356395671849689969810887771099210683503042
Total1101051111251411731641922011972212001702141931971831427896

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01940 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01940 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 01940 real estate data, the median home value of $536,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 01940. Rentals in 01940 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 $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01940 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,097 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 1 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 10 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,783 59%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,131 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 572 12%
 Households Vacant 243 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 72 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 65 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 52 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 98 15%
 1 Bedroom 192 29%
 2 Bedroom 217 32%
 3+ Bedroom 164 24%
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 $106,239 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 01940 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 01940 can expect to fall in that range. 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 4,216 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,766 28%
 No Earnings 2,794 29%
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 4,216 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,766 28%
 No Earnings 2,794 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,539 88%
 Public transportation 174 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 118 2%
 Worked at Home 474 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 01940 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 160 4%
 High School Graduate 1,654 40%
 Associate's degree 345 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,249 30%
 Master's degree 468 11%
 Professional school degree 213 5%
 Doctorate degree 93 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,215 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 449 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01940

ZIP Code 01940 is in the Lynnfield School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01940.

Huckleberry Hill
5 Knoll Rd
Lynnfield, MA 01940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynnfield School District
Lynnfield Middle School
505 Main St
Lynnfield, MA 01940
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lynnfield School District
Summer Street
262 Summer St
Lynnfield, MA 01940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynnfield School District
Lynnfield Preschool
525 Salem St
Lynnfield, MA 01940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynnfield School District
Lynnfield High School
275 Essex St
Lynnfield, MA 01940
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lynnfield School District
Our Lady of Assumption School
40 Grove St
Lynnfield, MA 01940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Tower Day School
5 Summer St
Lynnfield, MA 01940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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