Zip Code 01540 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOxford
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Worcester
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:11291
Racial Majority:White 92.82%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85.9%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$67664
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65430
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27.4 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range512 - 689 ft.
Area21 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.11677170, -71.85487366

Zip Code 01540 Description

Zip Code 01540 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01540 is primarily located in Worcester County. The official US Postal Service name for 01540 is OXFORD, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01540 are contained within or border the city limits of Oxford, MA, . Zip code 01540 is within area code 774 and area code 508. 01540 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01540 is 8.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 9.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01540 decreased to 11291 from 11366 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01540 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01540 public schools is White. 30% of students in 01540 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10413 92.82% 10506 -1%
 Black Or African American 58 0.52% 112 -48%
 Hispanic 485 4.32% 411 +18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 13 -100%
 Asian 33 0.29% 120 -73%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 8 0% 8 -100%
 Two Or More Races 120 2.05% 120 +92%

Zip Code 01540 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85.9%
 Black Or African American 1.1%
 Hispanic 8.8%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.1%

Zip Code 01540 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1129111366
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households4207
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
30%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$67664
Income Under $50K Per Year35.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.00%
01540 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 2Jim McGovernDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$254443
Average Real Estate Sale Price$199541
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.0%
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 1 - 10

Zip Code 01540 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)13152434455459584938301936
Avg Max Temp (°F)33364556687681797161493858
Avg Precip (In.)4.423.274.354.213.853.934.154.114.164.424.484.0449.38
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Worcester, MA
CBSA Type01540
CBSA Population794379
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours