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ZIP Code 01778

Primary City:Wayland, MA (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (4:56pm)
Coordinates:42.36, -71.36
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01778

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01778. 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 01778. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01778, 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:
Wayland, MA
Unacceptable:
Cochituate

Stats and Demographics for the 01778 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01778 is located in north 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 01778 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 01778 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,109
Population Density 862 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,058
Median Home Value $589,700
Land Area 15.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.80 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,843
Median Household Income $130,022

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male321509599487192158180330423612600508422310224161164121
Female352490551467182133198410497673610559497336237192181223
Total6739991,1509543742913787409201,2851,2101,067919646461353345344

Gender

 Male 6,321 48%
 Female 6,788 52%
Gender

Race

 White 11,441 87.3%
 Black Or African American 116 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.0%
 Asian 1,287 9.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 51 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 208 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51627401,2041,034614389150
Renter7537412564606795
Total122158141,3291,098674456245

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,302 68%
 Single Guardian 405 8%
 Singles 975 20%
 Singles With Roommate 161 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,938 61%
 Households with Kids 1,905 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male635661879569105105135112120125125117124108142783545
Female5664888882101100105102105101129100116125125130632427
Total1191201491751771702052102372172212542252332492332721415972

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01778 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 01778 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 01778 real estate data, the median home value of $589,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01778 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01778 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01778 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,071 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 38 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,040 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,258 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 545 11%
 Households Vacant 215 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 46 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 58 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 65 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 78 14%
 1 Bedroom 241 44%
 2 Bedroom 146 27%
 3+ Bedroom 77 14%
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 $130,022 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01778 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 01778 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 01778. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 4,265 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,004 29%
 No Earnings 3,025 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 4,265 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,004 29%
 No Earnings 3,025 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,158 81.5%
 Public transportation 219 3.5%
 Taxicab 14 0.2%
 Motorcycle 4 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 229 3.6%
 Worked at Home 706 11.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 01778 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 51 1%
 High School Graduate 761 18%
 Associate's degree 81 2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,432 34%
 Master's degree 1,016 24%
 Professional school degree 473 11%
 Doctorate degree 414 10%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,528 83.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 459 15.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 48 1.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01778

ZIP Code 01778 is in the Wayland School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01778.

Loker School
47 Loker St
Wayland, MA 01778
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayland School District
Claypit Hill School
40 Adams Ln
Wayland, MA 01778
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayland School District
Happy Hollow School
63 Pequot Rd
Wayland, MA 01778
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayland School District
Wayland Middle School
201 Main St
Wayland, MA 01778
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wayland School District
Wayland High School
264 Old Connecticut Path
Wayland, MA 01778
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wayland School District
Barat Montessori School
5 Damon St
Wayland, MA 01778
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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