Zip Code 01606 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWorcester
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Worcester
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:19077
Racial Majority:White 77.1%
Public School Racial Majority:White 42.1%
Unemployment Rate:4.2%
Median Household Income$55576
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57880
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time22.9 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range574 - 656 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.31409836, -71.79599762

Zip Code 01606 Description

Zip Code 01606 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01606 is primarily located in Worcester County. The official US Postal Service name for 01606 is WORCESTER, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01606 are contained within or border the city limits of Worcester, MA, . Zip code 01606 is within area code 774 and area code 508. 01606 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01606 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 01606 decreased to 19077 from 19911 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01606 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01606 public schools is White. 61.7% of students in 01606 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 14683 77.1% 14870 -1%
 Black Or African American 2017 10.59% 1473 +37%
 Hispanic 1281 6.73% 1502 -15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 46 -100%
 Asian 628 3.3% 703 -11%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 66 0.29% 66 -17%
 Two Or More Races 412 1.99% 412 -8%

Zip Code 01606 Race/Ethnicity

 White 42.1%
 Black Or African American 14.7%
 Hispanic 35.2%
 Asian 4.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 01606 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1907719911
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households7943
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
61.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
71.4%
Median Household Income$55576
Income Under $50K Per Year44.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.40%
01606 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 2Jim McGovernDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$189833
Average Real Estate Sale Price$166336
Current Unemployment Level 4.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.4%
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 DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 01606 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 Type01606
CBSA Population794379
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours