Zip Code 01420 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFitchburg
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Worcester
Area Code351 / 978
Current Population:40337
Racial Majority:White 66.6%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 44.2%
Unemployment Rate:8.8%
Median Household Income$46117
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47900
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time26.7 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range453 - 961 ft.
Area29 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.58852100, -71.81546000

Zip Code 01420 Description

Zip Code 01420 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01420 is primarily located in Worcester County. The official US Postal Service name for 01420 is FITCHBURG, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01420 are contained within or border the city limits of Fitchburg, MA, Leominster, MA, . Zip code 01420 is within area code 351 and area code 978. 01420 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01420 is 8.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.2% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01420 increased to 40337 from 39100 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01420 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01420 public schools is Hispanic. 75% of students in 01420 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 26919 66.6% 27518 -2%
 Black Or African American 1442 3.57% 1614 -11%
 Hispanic 9652 23.88% 8727 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 86 0.21% 70 +23%
 Asian 1552 3.84% 1451 +7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 89 0.17% 89 -21%
 Two Or More Races 861 1.73% 861 -19%

Zip Code 01420 Race/Ethnicity

 White 38.7%
 Black Or African American 5.4%
 Hispanic 44.2%
 Asian 5.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 6.2%

Zip Code 01420 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4033739100
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households15175
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$46117
Income Under $50K Per Year54.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.20%
01420 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 3Lori TrahanDemocrat
Massachusetts District 2Jim McGovernDemocrat
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01420 Massachusetts State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
205Stephan HayDemocrat
206Natalie HigginsDemocrat
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01420 Massachusetts State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
39Dean TranRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$164548
Average Real Estate Sale Price$122500
Current Unemployment Level 8.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
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 59c - Southern New England Coastal Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 01420 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13152434445459574937291936
Avg Max Temp (°F)33354457697883817362493758
Avg Precip (In.)3.983.0243.923.733.733.784.063.744.084.23.846.03
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Worcester, MA
CBSA Type01420
CBSA Population794379
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours