Zip Code 01473 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWestminster
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Worcester
Area Code351 / 978
Current Population:7277
Racial Majority:White 96.56%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$72533
Average Adjusted Gross Income$81950
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time28 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range791 - 1135 ft.
Area37 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.55188000, -71.90160100

Zip Code 01473 Description

Zip Code 01473 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01473 is primarily located in Worcester County. The official US Postal Service name for 01473 is WESTMINSTER, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01473 are contained within or border the city limits of Fitchburg, MA, Gardner, MA, Leominster, MA, and South Ashburnham, MA. Zip code 01473 is within area code 351 and area code 978. 01473 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01473 is 5.0% 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 01473 increased to 7277 from 6904 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01473 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01473 public schools is White. 19.6% of students in 01473 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7108 96.56% 6868 +3%
 Black Or African American 67 0.91% 62 +8%
 Hispanic 120 1.63% 193 -38%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.29% 11 +91%
 Asian 0 0% 73 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 63 0.61% 63 -29%

Zip Code 01473 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.8%
 Black Or African American 1.1%
 Hispanic 4.4%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 01473 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population72776904
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households2716
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$72533
Income Under $50K Per Year27.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year34.70%
01473 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 3Lori TrahanDemocrat
Massachusetts District 2Jim McGovernDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$271500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$251836
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.4%
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 01473 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12142332435258564736281835
Avg Max Temp (°F)31334254677580787059473556
Avg Precip (In.)4.523.594.74.64.334.314.084.494.24.584.724.3652.48
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Worcester, MA
CBSA Type01473
CBSA Population794379
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours