Zip Code 01826 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDracut
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Middlesex
Area Code351 / 978
Current Population:29422
Racial Majority:White 85.8%
Public School Racial Majority:White 83.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$75266
Average Adjusted Gross Income$71520
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range121 - 203 ft.
Area21 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.68305300, -71.30098800

Zip Code 01826 Description

Zip Code 01826 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01826 is primarily located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 01826 is DRACUT, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01826 are contained within or border the city limits of Methuen, MA, Lowell, MA, . Zip code 01826 is within area code 978 and area code 351. 01826 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01826 is 5.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01826 increased to 29422 from 28562 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01826 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01826 public schools is White. 23.7% of students in 01826 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 26011 85.8% 25937 +0%
 Black Or African American 833 2.75% 689 +21%
 Hispanic 1577 5.2% 1144 +38%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.07% 32 -38%
 Asian 1495 4.93% 1176 +27%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 96 0.06% 96 -81%
 Two Or More Races 345 1.19% 345 +5%

Zip Code 01826 Race/Ethnicity

 White 83.9%
 Black Or African American 3.9%
 Hispanic 6%
 Asian 4.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.2%

Zip Code 01826 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2942228562
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households10939
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$75266
Income Under $50K Per Year27.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year30.60%
01826 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 3Lori TrahanDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$286777
Average Real Estate Sale Price$244028
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.2%
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 01826 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)14172535455460585038312137
Avg Max Temp (°F)34374658697884817362503959
Avg Precip (In.)3.923.083.813.993.523.653.413.323.724.024.343.7844.56
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type01826
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours