Zip Code 01840 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLawrence
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Essex
Area Code351 / 978
Current Population:4733
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 94.1%
Unemployment Rate:11.6%
Median Household Income$14274
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30790
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time21.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.70670700, -71.16018400

Zip Code 01840 Description

Zip Code 01840 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01840 is primarily located in Essex County. The official US Postal Service name for 01840 is LAWRENCE, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01840 are contained within or border the city limits of Lawrence, MA, . Zip code 01840 is within area code 351 and area code 978. 01840 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01840 is 11.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is higher 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 01840 increased to 4733 from 4732 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01840 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 01840 public schools is Hispanic. 90.1% of students in 01840 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 486 10.13% 726 -33%
 Black Or African American 131 2.73% 139 -6%
 Hispanic 3995 83.25% 3789 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.98% 9 +422%
 Asian 32 0.67% 35 -9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 15 0.33% 15 +7%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.92% 19 +384%

Zip Code 01840 Race/Ethnicity

 White 3.7%
 Black Or African American 1.3%
 Hispanic 94.1%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 01840 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population47334732
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households2181
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$14274
Income Under $50K Per Year85.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year11.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year2.90%
01840 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 3Lori TrahanDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$486429
Average Real Estate Sale Price$158000
Current Unemployment Level 11.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level12.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago19.1%
Lawrence, MA
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 DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 01840 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)15172635465561595039312138
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384658697883817362514059
Avg Precip (In.)3.953.213.994.113.673.533.433.263.784.064.253.7144.95
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type01840
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours