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ZIP Code 01966

Primary City:Rockport, MA (View All Cities)
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (10:40am)
Coordinates:42.66, -70.61
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01966

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01966. 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 01966. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01966, 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:
Rockport, MA
Unacceptable:
Pigeon Cove

Stats and Demographics for the 01966 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01966 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 01966 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 01966 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,952
Population Density 994 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,223
Median Home Value $452,000
Land Area 6.99 sq mi
Water Area 1.61 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,213
Median Household Income $66,402

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 53

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1251632191861411201131431882442823173052551371088277
Female137135170194142117112150249287357383365270182162152183
Total262298389380283237225293437531639700670525319270234260

Gender

 Male 3,205 46%
 Female 3,747 54%
Gender

Race

 White 6,745 97.0%
 Black Or African American 45 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 56 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 22 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 73 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner749222479615414255107
Renter3812615720223613710663
Total45175379681851551361170

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,528 48%
 Single Guardian 350 11%
 Singles 1,174 37%
 Singles With Roommate 161 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,514 78%
 Households with Kids 699 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2921123425263238423648464445414444381921
Female2423322728223328242727333845294445472933
Total5344446153486566666375798290708889854854

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01966 has a slightly higher than average 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 01966 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01966 real estate data, the median home value of $452,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 01966 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01966 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,883 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 69 1%
 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 1,453 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 695 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,065 25%
 Households Vacant 1,010 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 104 10.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.2%
 For Sale Only 41 4.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 763 75.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 90 8.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 47 5%
 1 Bedroom 479 51%
 2 Bedroom 296 31%
 3+ Bedroom 118 13%
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 $66,402 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. Residents in ZIP code 01966 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 01966 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 1,956 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,056 34%
 No Earnings 1,962 33%
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 1,956 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,056 34%
 No Earnings 1,962 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,520 79%
 Public transportation 240 8%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 162 5%
 Worked at Home 259 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 117 5%
 High School Graduate 1,034 41%
 Associate's degree 148 6%
 Bachelor's degree 728 29%
 Master's degree 312 12%
 Professional school degree 118 5%
 Doctorate degree 61 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 781 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 117 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 77 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01966

ZIP Code 01966 is in the Rockport School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01966.

Rockport Middle School
26 Jerdens Ln
Rockport, MA 01966
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rockport School District
Rockport Elementary
34 Jerdens Ln
Rockport, MA 01966
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockport School District
Rockport High School
24 Jerdens Ln
Rockport, MA 01966
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rockport School District

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