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ZIP Code 01029

Primary City:East Otis, MA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
Neighborhood: Otis
County: Berkshire County
Timezone: Eastern (3:36pm)
Area code: 413 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.20, -73.09
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01029

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01029. 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 01029. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01029, 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:
East Otis, MA
Big Pond, E Otis

Stats and Demographics for the 01029 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01029 is located in west 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 01029 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01029 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 789
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,078
Median Home Value $340,800
Land Area 15.85 sq mi
Water Area 2.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 345
Median Household Income $54,330

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 49

Under 5261743
85 Plus9817


 Male 412 52%
 Female 377 48%


 White 772 97.8%
 Black Or African American 2 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.1%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus628

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 201 58%
 Single Guardian 33 10%
 Singles 90 26%
 Singles With Roommate 21 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 268 78%
 Households with Kids 77 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01029 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 01029 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 01029 real estate data, the median home value of $340,800 is 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 01029. Rentals in 01029 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01029 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 789 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 179 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 122 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 44 4%
 Households Vacant 733 68%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 0.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 8 1.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 703 95.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 2.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 13 100%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $54,330 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01029 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 01029 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 225 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 92 17%
 No Earnings 216 41%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 225 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 92 17%
 No Earnings 216 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 240 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 24 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 33 11%
 High School Graduate 178 62%
 Associate's degree 25 9%
 Bachelor's degree 12 4%
 Master's degree 18 6%
 Professional school degree 4 1%
 Doctorate degree 19 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 53 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 24%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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