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ZIP Code 01938

Primary City:Ipswich, MA (View All Cities)
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (1:27pm)
Coordinates:42.7, -70.8
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01938

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01938. 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 01938. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01938, 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:
Ipswich, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01938 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01938 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 01938 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01938 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,175
Population Density 433 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,006
Median Home Value $409,000
Land Area 30.43 sq mi
Water Area 5.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,462
Median Household Income $77,087

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male283392434407270247279328448569595530524321236168137107
Female301392431406213250260361487653646557561366263251234268
Total5847848658134834975396899351,2221,2411,0871,085687499419371375

Gender

 Male 6,275 48%
 Female 6,900 52%
Gender

Race

 White 12,636 95.9%
 Black Or African American 65 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.2%
 Asian 174 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 96 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 178 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner81666051,0661,072619379145
Renter5823524429221613314381
Total664018491,3581,288752522226

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,918 53%
 Single Guardian 639 12%
 Singles 1,572 29%
 Singles With Roommate 333 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,919 72%
 Households with Kids 1,543 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5263546180767678828895758096918897805155
Female516162787787966270728980106849310080785533
Total10312411613915716317214015216018415518618018418817715810688

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01938 has a slightly less 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 01938 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01938 real estate data, the median home value of $409,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01938 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01938 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01938 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,999 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 51 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 7 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 111 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,971 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,089 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,402 23%
 Households Vacant 544 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 119 21.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1.3%
 For Sale Only 65 11.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 2.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 271 49.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 12.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 89 7%
 1 Bedroom 581 47%
 2 Bedroom 347 28%
 3+ Bedroom 229 18%
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 $77,087 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01938 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 01938 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 01938 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 4,516 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,607 33%
 No Earnings 2,943 27%
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 4,516 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,607 33%
 No Earnings 2,943 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,866 85%
 Public transportation 366 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 276 4%
 Worked at Home 424 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 01938 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 173 4%
 High School Graduate 2,000 41%
 Associate's degree 412 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,255 26%
 Master's degree 661 13%
 Professional school degree 223 5%
 Doctorate degree 193 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,907 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 388 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 154 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01938

ZIP Code 01938 is in the Ipswich School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01938.

Paul F Doyon Memorial
216 Linebrook Rd
Ipswich, MA 01938
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ipswich School District
Ipswich Middle School
130 High St
Ipswich, MA 01938
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ipswich School District
Winthrop
65 Central St
Ipswich, MA 01938
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ipswich School District
Ipswich High School
134 High St
Ipswich, MA 01938
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ipswich School District
Cuvilly Arts & Earth Center
10 Jeffreys Neck Rd
Ipswich, MA 01938
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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