Zip Code 01730 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBedford
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Middlesex
Area Code339 / 781
Current Population:13221
Racial Majority:White 81.49%
Public School Racial Majority:White 71.2%
Unemployment Rate:10.3%
Median Household Income$122221
Average Adjusted Gross Income$139780
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time25.6 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range144 - 161 ft.
Area13 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.49874878, -71.27690125

Zip Code 01730 Description

Zip Code 01730 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01730 is primarily located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 01730 is BEDFORD, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01730 are contained within or border the city limits of Burlington, MA, Lexington, MA, . Zip code 01730 is within area code 339, area code 781 and area code 351. 01730 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01730 is 10.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 15.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01730 increased to 13221 from 12566 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01730 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01730 public schools is White. 13.2% of students in 01730 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 11171 81.49% 11116 +0%
 Black Or African American 195 1.42% 279 -30%
 Hispanic 612 4.46% 335 +83%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 17 -100%
 Asian 1540 11.23% 1249 +23%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 10 0.13% 10 +80%
 Two Or More Races 212 1.26% 212 -18%

Zip Code 01730 Race/Ethnicity

 White 71.2%
 Black Or African American 7.6%
 Hispanic 5.5%
 Asian 11.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 3.4%

Zip Code 01730 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1322112566
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households5134
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$122221
Income Under $50K Per Year15.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year59.80%
01730 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 6Seth MoultonDemocrat
Massachusetts District 5Katherine ClarkDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$635254
Average Real Estate Sale Price$549496
Current Unemployment Level 10.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level1.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.2%
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 01730 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16182736465561595039322238
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384758697883817362514059
Avg Precip (In.)4.223.354.184.043.723.613.723.543.814.144.434.0746.82
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type01730
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours