Zip Code 01081 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWales
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hampden
Area Code413
Current Population:1698
Racial Majority:White 98.28%
Public School Racial Majority:White 87.3%
Unemployment Rate:16.9%
Median Household Income$61255
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54250
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time38.7 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range804 - 1040 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.06172943, -72.21985626

Zip Code 01081 Description

Zip Code 01081 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Springfield, MA metro area. Zip code 01081 is primarily located in Hampden County. The official US Postal Service name for 01081 is WALES, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01081 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 01081 is 413. 01081 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01081 is 16.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 15.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01081 increased to 1698 from 1641 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01081 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01081 public schools is White. 37.6% of students in 01081 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1776 98.28% 1623 +9%
 Black Or African American 7 0.39% 17 -59%
 Hispanic 3 0.17% 29 -90%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.5% 4 +125%
 Asian 0 0% 3 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0.17% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 22 0.5% 22 -59%

Zip Code 01081 Race/Ethnicity

 White 87.3%
 Black Or African American 1.3%
 Hispanic 4.5%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 5.1%

Zip Code 01081 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population16981641
Male Population50.50%
Female Population49.50%
Total Households679
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
37.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$61255
Income Under $50K Per Year37.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.20%
01081 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 1Richard NealDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$130767
Average Real Estate Sale Price$124000
Current Unemployment Level 16.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 01081 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)12142333435257554736291835
Avg Max Temp (°F)33354556687681797160493757
Avg Precip (In.)4.323.174.224.34.014.024.074.314.244.354.44449.44
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Springfield, MA
CBSA Type01081
CBSA Population691379
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours