Zip Code 01550 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSouthbridge
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Worcester
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:16719
Racial Majority:White 61.16%
Public School Racial Majority:White 71.4%
Unemployment Rate:13.6%
Median Household Income$41392
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46000
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21.7 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range568 - 781 ft.
Area21 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.06748962, -72.04450989

Zip Code 01550 Description

Zip Code 01550 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01550 is primarily located in Worcester County. The official US Postal Service name for 01550 is SOUTHBRIDGE, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01550 are contained within or border the city limits of Southbridge, MA, Sturbridge, MA, . Zip code 01550 is within area code 508 and area code 774. 01550 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01550 is 13.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% and is higher 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 01550 decreased to 16719 from 17214 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01550 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01550 public schools is White. 76.8% of students in 01550 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10259 61.16% 11465 -11%
 Black Or African American 378 2.25% 236 +60%
 Hispanic 5434 32.39% 4452 +22%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.17% 58 -50%
 Asian 487 2.9% 296 +65%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 18 0.1% 18 -11%
 Two Or More Races 191 1.03% 191 -10%

Zip Code 01550 Race/Ethnicity

 White 71.4%
 Black Or African American 0.3%
 Hispanic 26.9%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 01550 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1671917214
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households6866
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
76.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$41392
Income Under $50K Per Year58.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.10%
01550 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 1Richard NealDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$160772
Average Real Estate Sale Price$150325
Current Unemployment Level 13.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level15.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
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 59c - Southern New England Coastal Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 01550 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)13142434445359574937301936
Avg Max Temp (°F)33364556687781797161493858
Avg Precip (In.)4.413.244.334.273.873.994.064.134.24.394.444.149.44
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Worcester, MA
CBSA Type01550
CBSA Population794379
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours