Zip Code 01008 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBlandford
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hampden
Secondary County: Berkshire
Area Code413
Current Population:1263
Racial Majority:White 98.6%
Unemployment Rate:7.8%
Median Household Income$68026
Average Adjusted Gross Income$70770
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time33.3 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range745 - 1493 ft.
Area58 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.18191910, -72.95387268

Zip Code 01008 Description

Zip Code 01008 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Springfield, MA metro area. Zip code 01008 is primarily located in Hampden County. Portions of 01008 are also located in Berkshire County. The official US Postal Service name for 01008 is BLANDFORD, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01008 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 01008 is 413. 01008 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01008 is 7.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 9.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01008 increased to 1263 from 1235 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01008 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01008 public schools is . % of students in 01008 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1195 98.6% 1229 -3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 4 -100%
 Hispanic 7 0.58% 17 -59%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 7 0.58% 4 +75%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0.25% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 8 0% 8 -100%

Zip Code 01008 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 01008 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population12631235
Male Population51.70%
Female Population48.30%
Total Households503
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$68026
Income Under $50K Per Year28.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year48.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year23.60%
01008 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 1Richard NealDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$183593
Average Real Estate Sale Price$185111
Current Unemployment Level 7.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 58e - Berkshire Transition
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 01008 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)11122132435257554736281834
Avg Max Temp (°F)31344355687681797059483657
Avg Precip (In.)4.253.434.474.525.014.34.584.764.365.034.64.2253.54
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Springfield, MA
CBSA Type01008
CBSA Population691379
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours