Zip Code 01474 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWest Townsend
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Middlesex
Area Code351 / 978
Current Population:2125
Racial Majority:White 96.17%
Unemployment Rate:5.3%
Median Household Income$79708
Average Adjusted Gross Income$76370
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time33.2 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range364 - 476 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.66692100, -71.74959500

Zip Code 01474 Description

Zip Code 01474 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01474 is primarily located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 01474 is WEST TOWNSEND, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01474 are contained within or border the city limits of Townsend, MA, . Zip code 01474 is within area code 351 and area code 978. 01474 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01474 is 5.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.2% 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 01474 decreased to 2125 from 2998 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01474 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01474 public schools is . % of students in 01474 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1784 96.17% 2031 -12%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 15 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 37 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 66 3.56% 10 +560%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 29 0.27% 29 -83%

Zip Code 01474 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 01474 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population21252998
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households771
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$79708
Income Under $50K Per Year23.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year44.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year33.00%
01474 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 3Lori TrahanDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$251250
Average Real Estate Sale Price$191250
Current Unemployment Level 5.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago1.9%
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 01474 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13152434445459574937291936
Avg Max Temp (°F)33364457697883817362493859
Avg Precip (In.)3.923.084.23.823.593.623.723.913.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type01474
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours