Zip Code 01543 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRutland
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Worcester
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:7973
Racial Majority:White 93.92%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$80930
Average Adjusted Gross Income$81490
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time31.9 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range827 - 1079 ft.
Area37 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.38448300, -71.96843200

Zip Code 01543 Description

Zip Code 01543 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01543 is primarily located in Worcester County. The official US Postal Service name for 01543 is RUTLAND, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01543 are contained within or border the city limits of Rutland, MA, . Zip code 01543 is within area code 508, area code 774 and area code 351. 01543 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01543 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 01543 increased to 7973 from 6353 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01543 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01543 public schools is White. 8.8% of students in 01543 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7690 93.92% 7510 +2%
 Black Or African American 50 0.61% 91 -45%
 Hispanic 234 2.86% 146 +60%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 142 1.73% 126 +13%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 14 0% 14 -100%
 Two Or More Races 79 0.88% 79 -9%

Zip Code 01543 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.8%
 Black Or African American 0.9%
 Hispanic 4.8%
 Asian 2.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.4%

Zip Code 01543 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population79736353
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households2791
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$80930
Income Under $50K Per Year28.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year34.10%
01543 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 2Jim McGovernDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$243978
Average Real Estate Sale Price$209582
Current Unemployment Level 5.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
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 01543 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13142333435258564737291835
Avg Max Temp (°F)31344254667479776959473656
Avg Precip (In.)4.493.454.54.624.24.374.134.524.374.694.664.2752.27
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Worcester, MA
CBSA Type01543
CBSA Population794379
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours