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ZIP Code 01108

Post Office City:Springfield, MA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Forest Park
County: Hampden County
Timezone: Eastern (5:25am)
Area code: 413 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.08, -72.56
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01108

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 01108. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 01108 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:
Springfield, MA
Unacceptable:
Spfld

Stats and Demographics for the 01108 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01108 is located in western Massachusetts and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 01108 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01108 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,688
Population Density 7,168 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,992
Median Home Value $151,600
Land Area 3.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,714
Median Household Income $34,064

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 32


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,1249892,113
5-91,0669912,057
10-141,1201,1042,224
15-191,1621,1662,328
20-241,0931,1292,222
25-299901,0312,021
30-348221,0331,855
35-397619511,712
40-448988951,793
45-498219451,766
50-547498781,627
55-596417421,383
60-645146841,198
65-69356424780
70-74212272484
75-79149273422
80-84149231380
85 Plus123200323

Gender

 Male 12,750 48%
 Female 13,938 52%
Gender

Race

 White 13,278 49.8%
 Black Or African American 5,122 19.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 161 0.6%
 Asian 1,596 6.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.1%
 Other Race 5,249 19.7%
 Two Or More Races 1,258 4.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2465529594
25-344641,4311,895
35-447871,2332,020
45-549201,1202,040
55-649266641,590
65-74459346805
75-84350178528
85 Plus17765242

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,861 29%
 Single Guardian 3,350 34%
 Singles 2,751 28%
 Singles With Roommate 752 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,895 61%
 Households with Kids 3,819 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1242196438
2229215444
3222182404
4224179403
5200215415
6214212426
7201163364
8212198410
9239203442
10237214451
11215207422
12229206435
13220242462
14219235454
15216237453
16250240490
17241258499
18243236479
19212195407
20244231475

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01108 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 01108 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01108 real estate data, the median home value of $151,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01108 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01108 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01108 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Springfield, MA house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,562 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 46 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 19 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 61 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,143 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,005 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,566 51%
 Households Vacant 1,278 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 630 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 35 3%
 For Sale Only 122 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 427 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 205 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,098 20%
 2 Bedroom 1,950 35%
 3+ Bedroom 2,249 41%
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 $34,064 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01108 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. Residents in ZIP code 01108 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 01108 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 5,620 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,767 30%
 No Earnings 7,880 41%
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 5,620 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,767 30%
 No Earnings 7,880 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,779 83.0%
 Public transportation 818 8.7%
 Taxicab 1 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 464 4.9%
 Worked at Home 313 3.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 3,760 24%
 High School Graduate 7,381 48%
 Associate's degree 934 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,906 12%
 Master's degree 1,034 7%
 Professional school degree 199 1%
 Doctorate degree 143 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,296 81.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 507 7.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 698 10.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01108

ZIP Code 01108 is in the following school districts: Martin Luther King Jr. Charter School of Excellence (Distric School District, Springfield School District, and Private. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01108.

Martin Luther King Junior Charter School of Excellence
285 Dorset Street
Springfield, MA 01108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Martin Luther King Jr. Charter School of Excellence (Distric School District
Alice B Beal Elementary
285 Tiffany Street
Springfield, MA 01108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District
Kensington International School
31 Kensington Avenue
Springfield, MA 01108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District
Sumner Avenue
45 Sumner Avenue
Springfield, MA 01108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District
Washington
141 Washington Street
Springfield, MA 01108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District
White Street
300 White Street
Springfield, MA 01108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District
Forest Park Middle School
46 Oakland Street
Springfield, MA 01108
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Springfield School District
Springfield High School
Dickenson Bldg 37 Alderman St
Springfield, MA 01108
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Springfield School District
Liberty Preparatory Academy
Alderman Bldg 37 Alderman Str
Springfield, MA 01108
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Springfield School District
Trinity Nursery and Kindergarten
361 Sumner Ave
Springfield, MA 01108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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