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ZIP Code 01069

Post Office City:Palmer, MA (View All Cities)
County: Hampden County
Timezone: Eastern (9:33am)
Area code: 413 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.19, -72.31
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01069

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 01069. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 01069 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Palmer, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01069 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01069 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 01069 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 adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01069 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,469
Population Density 302 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,779
Median Home Value $198,700
Land Area 28.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,519
Median Household Income $53,417

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5200197397
5-9245214459
10-14266230496
15-19314270584
20-24279236515
25-29242215457
30-34187206393
35-39234248482
40-44348327675
45-49389385774
50-54431397828
55-59307290597
60-64273267540
65-69156190346
70-74126137263
75-7991130221
80-8476123199
85 Plus64179243

Gender

 Male 4,228 50%
 Female 4,241 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,097 95.6%
 Black Or African American 105 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.2%
 Asian 78 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 41 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 134 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-242780107
25-34186201387
35-44458184642
45-54675232907
55-64496161657
65-7428396379
75-8418582267
85 Plus11756173

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,673 48%
 Single Guardian 559 16%
 Singles 1,046 30%
 Singles With Roommate 241 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,508 71%
 Households with Kids 1,011 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1354479
2402767
3374885
4434487
5433477
6433982
76147108
8444387
95451105
10433073
115844102
125250102
135647103
145759116
156146107
167047117
178167148
186160121
19415091
205952111

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01069 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 01069 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 01069 real estate data, the median home value of $198,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01069 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01069 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01069 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,309 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 156 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,768 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 659 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,092 29%
 Households Vacant 260 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 73 28.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 51 19.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 12.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 99 38.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 71 7%
 1 Bedroom 298 29%
 2 Bedroom 405 39%
 3+ Bedroom 259 25%
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 $53,417 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 01069 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 01069 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,676 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,943 27%
 No Earnings 2,679 37%
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 2,676 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,943 27%
 No Earnings 2,679 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,735 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 46 1%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 98 2%
 Worked at Home 219 5%
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 707 11.2%
 High School Graduate 3,728 58.8%
 Associate's degree 676 10.7%
 Bachelor's degree 781 12.3%
 Master's degree 404 6.4%
 Professional school degree 29 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,410 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 95 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 163 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01069

ZIP Code 01069 is in the following school districts: Palmer School District, Pathfinder Regional Vocational Technical School District, and Private. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01069.

Old Mill Pond
4107 Main St
Palmer, MA 01069
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Palmer School District
Converse Middle School
24 Converse St
Palmer, MA 01069
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Palmer School District
Palmer High School
4105 Main St
Palmer, MA 01069
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Palmer School District
Pathfinder Vocational Technical
240 Sykes St
Palmer, MA 01069
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pathfinder Regional Vocational Technical School District
Faith Baptist Christian Academy
251 Shearer St
Palmer, MA 01069
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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