Zip Code 01355 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Salem
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Franklin
Area Code351 / 978
Current Population:878
Racial Majority:White 97.76%
Public School Racial Majority:White 87.7%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$60348
Average Adjusted Gross Income$63440
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time34 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range594 - 991 ft.
Area57 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.44785400, -72.33142700

Zip Code 01355 Description

Zip Code 01355 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Springfield, MA metro area. Zip code 01355 is primarily located in Franklin County. The official US Postal Service name for 01355 is NEW SALEM, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01355 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 01355 is within area code 351, area code 978 and area code 413. 01355 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01355 is 3.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.3% 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 01355 increased to 878 from 873 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01355 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01355 public schools is White. 54.3% of students in 01355 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 959 97.76% 846 +13%
 Black Or African American 15 1.53% 1 +1400%
 Hispanic 4 0.41% 9 -56%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 8 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.31% 10 -70%

Zip Code 01355 Race/Ethnicity

 White 87.7%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 5.8%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 5.1%

Zip Code 01355 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population878873
Male Population50.90%
Female Population49.10%
Total Households363
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$60348
Income Under $50K Per Year35.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year49.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.10%
01355 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 2Jim McGovernDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$153500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$120571
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago1.3%
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 58g - Worcester/Monadnock Plateau
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 01355 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10122232425156544635281734
Avg Max Temp (°F)31354456687781797160473557
Avg Precip (In.)4.53.514.484.564.584.474.444.934.564.614.814.353.74
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Springfield, MA
CBSA Type01355
CBSA Population691379
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours