Zip Code 01069 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePalmer
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hampden
Area Code413
Current Population:8469
Racial Majority:White 97.77%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.4%
Unemployment Rate:4.5%
Median Household Income$54231
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55530
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.3 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range440 - 725 ft.
Area31 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.19187927, -72.30816650

Zip Code 01069 Description

Zip Code 01069 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Springfield, MA metro area. Zip code 01069 is primarily located in Hampden County. The official US Postal Service name for 01069 is PALMER, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01069 are contained within or border the city limits of Palmer, MA, Bondsville, MA, Three Rivers, MA, and Ware, MA. The area code for zip code 01069 is 413. 01069 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01069 is 4.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01069 decreased to 8469 from 9884 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01069 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01069 public schools is White. 46.1% of students in 01069 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8782 97.77% 7989 +10%
 Black Or African American 39 0.43% 92 -58%
 Hispanic 111 1.24% 197 -44%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 12 -100%
 Asian 10 0.11% 78 -87%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 101 0.45% 101 -60%

Zip Code 01069 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.4%
 Black Or African American 1.9%
 Hispanic 4.8%
 Asian 1.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 01069 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population84699884
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households3519
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
46.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$54231
Income Under $50K Per Year45.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.30%
01069 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 1Richard NealDemocrat
Massachusetts District 2Jim McGovernDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$200753
Average Real Estate Sale Price$151822
Current Unemployment Level 4.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 59b - Lower Worcester Plateau/Eastern Connecticut Upland
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 01069 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)13152434455459574937302037
Avg Max Temp (°F)34374658707883817362503859
Avg Precip (In.)3.932.943.93.984.013.944.164.254.054.074.043.6546.92
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Springfield, MA
CBSA Type01069
CBSA Population691379
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours