Zip Code 01331 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAthol
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Worcester
Secondary County: Franklin
Area Code351 / 978
Alternate Zip Code NamesPHILLIPSTON
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesROYALSTON
Current Population:13263
Racial Majority:White 90.52%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.9%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$44860
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52100
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time28.6 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range623 - 1142 ft.
Area55 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.56783200, -72.18321000

Zip Code 01331 Description

Zip Code 01331 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01331 is primarily located in Worcester County. Portions of 01331 are also located in Franklin County. The official US Postal Service name for 01331 is ATHOL, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01331 are contained within or border the city limits of Athol, MA, . Zip code 01331 is within area code 978 and area code 351. 01331 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01331 is 4.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01331 increased to 13263 from 12922 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01331 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01331 public schools is White. 55.7% of students in 01331 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 12007 90.52% 12394 -3%
 Black Or African American 32 0.24% 115 -72%
 Hispanic 891 6.72% 451 +98%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.14% 17 +12%
 Asian 121 0.91% 92 +32%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 15 0.19% 15 +67%
 Two Or More Races 179 1.27% 179 -6%

Zip Code 01331 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.9%
 Black Or African American 1.7%
 Hispanic 5.2%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 01331 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1326312922
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households5287
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$44860
Income Under $50K Per Year56.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.60%
01331 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 2Jim McGovernDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$148578
Average Real Estate Sale Price$96597
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago1.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
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 DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 01331 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10122232435257554635281734
Avg Max Temp (°F)32354557707883817260483658
Avg Precip (In.)3.562.693.73.623.663.764.034.113.543.713.783.3543.51
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Worcester, MA
CBSA Type01331
CBSA Population794379
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours