Zip Code 01602 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWorcester
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Worcester
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:22819
Racial Majority:White 74.01%
Public School Racial Majority:White 48.6%
Unemployment Rate:11.5%
Median Household Income$64918
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62950
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time23.8 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range591 - 801 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.27426147, -71.84860229

Zip Code 01602 Description

Zip Code 01602 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01602 is primarily located in Worcester County. The official US Postal Service name for 01602 is WORCESTER, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01602 are contained within or border the city limits of Worcester, MA, . Zip code 01602 is within area code 508 and area code 774. 01602 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01602 is 11.5% 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 01602 decreased to 22819 from 23141 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01602 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01602 public schools is White. 54.3% of students in 01602 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 17930 74.01% 17489 +3%
 Black Or African American 2143 8.85% 1688 +27%
 Hispanic 2533 10.45% 1968 +29%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.03% 32 -75%
 Asian 1003 4.14% 1044 -4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 105 0.27% 105 -37%
 Two Or More Races 491 2.25% 491 +11%

Zip Code 01602 Race/Ethnicity

 White 48.6%
 Black Or African American 10.9%
 Hispanic 28.5%
 Asian 7.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 4.4%

Zip Code 01602 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2281923141
Male Population46.80%
Female Population53.20%
Total Households8965
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
54.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
57.1%
Median Household Income$64918
Income Under $50K Per Year37.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.20%
01602 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 2Jim McGovernDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$206540
Average Real Estate Sale Price$180887
Current Unemployment Level 11.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level13.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 01602 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15172535465561595139312138
Avg Max Temp (°F)33354456687681797160483757
Avg Precip (In.)4.063.144.253.963.973.853.993.944.134.444.283.7447.76
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Worcester, MA
CBSA Type01602
CBSA Population794379
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours