Zip Code 01462 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLunenburg
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Worcester
Area Code351 / 978
Current Population:10086
Racial Majority:White 90.95%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$74632
Average Adjusted Gross Income$83780
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time30.8 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range341 - 577 ft.
Area27 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.58952200, -71.72057200

Zip Code 01462 Description

Zip Code 01462 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01462 is primarily located in Worcester County. The official US Postal Service name for 01462 is LUNENBURG, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01462 are contained within or border the city limits of Lunenburg, MA, Fitchburg, MA, and Leominster, MA. Zip code 01462 is within area code 351 and area code 978. 01462 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01462 is 5.5% which is higher 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 01462 increased to 10086 from 9403 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01462 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01462 public schools is White. 15.5% of students in 01462 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9820 90.95% 9451 +4%
 Black Or African American 174 1.61% 79 +120%
 Hispanic 475 4.4% 240 +98%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 16 -100%
 Asian 162 1.5% 153 +6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 15 0% 15 -100%
 Two Or More Races 132 1.54% 132 +26%

Zip Code 01462 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.9%
 Black Or African American 2.1%
 Hispanic 4.5%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 01462 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population100869403
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households3835
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$74632
Income Under $50K Per Year31.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year35.50%
01462 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 3Lori TrahanDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$264556
Average Real Estate Sale Price$226706
Current Unemployment Level 5.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.5%
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 01462 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13162535455560585038302037
Avg Max Temp (°F)34364557707984827363493859
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Worcester, MA
CBSA Type01462
CBSA Population794379
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours