Zip Code 01605 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWorcester
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Worcester
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:26221
Racial Majority:White 46.89%
Public School Racial Majority:White 37%
Unemployment Rate:4.2%
Median Household Income$36357
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43850
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21.6 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range427 - 676 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.28939819, -71.79492950

Zip Code 01605 Description

Zip Code 01605 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01605 is primarily located in Worcester County. The official US Postal Service name for 01605 is WORCESTER, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01605 are contained within or border the city limits of Worcester, MA, . Zip code 01605 is within area code 508 and area code 774. 01605 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01605 is 4.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01605 increased to 26221 from 24293 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01605 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01605 public schools is White. 67.3% of students in 01605 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 12841 46.89% 12655 +1%
 Black Or African American 3964 14.47% 3893 +2%
 Hispanic 7716 28.17% 7589 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 0.25% 70 -3%
 Asian 1841 6.72% 1169 +57%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 28 0.1% 3 +833%
 Other Race 187 0.93% 187 +36%
 Two Or More Races 655 2.46% 655 +3%

Zip Code 01605 Race/Ethnicity

 White 37%
 Black Or African American 18.7%
 Hispanic 35%
 Asian 5.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 4%

Zip Code 01605 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2622124293
Male Population46.50%
Female Population53.50%
Total Households10272
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
67.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
57.1%
Median Household Income$36357
Income Under $50K Per Year61.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.10%
01605 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 2Jim McGovernDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$165182
Average Real Estate Sale Price$217960
Current Unemployment Level 4.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.4%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 01605 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15172536465561595139312138
Avg Max Temp (°F)33354456687681797160493757
Avg Precip (In.)4.223.254.234.073.993.883.934.054.134.444.323.8848.41
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Worcester, MA
CBSA Type01605
CBSA Population794379
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours