Zip Code 01612 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePaxton
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Worcester
Area Code508 / 774
Current Population:4845
Racial Majority:White 84.2%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$99079
Average Adjusted Gross Income$96200
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time27.4 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range915 - 1073 ft.
Area15 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.31084800, -71.93278000

Zip Code 01612 Description

Zip Code 01612 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01612 is primarily located in Worcester County. The official US Postal Service name for 01612 is PAXTON, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01612 are contained within or border the city limits of Worcester, MA, . Zip code 01612 is within area code 774 and area code 508. 01612 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01612 is 5.2% 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 01612 increased to 4845 from 4406 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01612 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01612 public schools is White. 12.1% of students in 01612 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4108 84.2% 4484 -8%
 Black Or African American 155 3.18% 92 +68%
 Hispanic 518 10.62% 151 +243%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 24 0.49% 62 -61%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 3 0.14% 3 +133%
 Two Or More Races 49 1.37% 49 +37%

Zip Code 01612 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92%
 Black Or African American 2%
 Hispanic 3.8%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 01612 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population48454406
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households1555
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
12.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$99079
Income Under $50K Per Year20.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year49.60%
01612 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 2Jim McGovernDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$376266
Average Real Estate Sale Price$275974
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 01612 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15172535455460585039312037
Avg Max Temp (°F)31344254667479776958473656
Avg Precip (In.)4.243.274.34.194.314.144.194.34.214.574.423.9750.13
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Worcester, MA
CBSA Type01612
CBSA Population794379
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
West Tatnuck