Zip Code 01844 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMethuen
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Essex
Area Code351 / 978
Current Population:47249
Racial Majority:White 72.22%
Public School Racial Majority:White 59.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$64182
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58770
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time25.9 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range66 - 203 ft.
Area23 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.73180008, -71.18609619

Zip Code 01844 Description

Zip Code 01844 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01844 is primarily located in Essex County. The official US Postal Service name for 01844 is METHUEN, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01844 are contained within or border the city limits of Methuen, MA, Haverhill, MA, and Lawrence, MA. Zip code 01844 is within area code 351 and area code 978. 01844 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01844 is 4.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01844 increased to 47249 from 43873 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01844 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01844 public schools is White. 43.9% of students in 01844 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 34780 72.22% 35386 -2%
 Black Or African American 882 1.83% 935 -6%
 Hispanic 10323 21.44% 8526 +21%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 68 -100%
 Asian 1533 3.18% 1741 -12%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 111 0.83% 111 +259%
 Two Or More Races 481 0.5% 481 -50%

Zip Code 01844 Race/Ethnicity

 White 59.6%
 Black Or African American 3%
 Hispanic 31.5%
 Asian 4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 01844 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4724943873
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households17528
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
43.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
40.0%
Median Household Income$64182
Income Under $50K Per Year38.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year26.50%
01844 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 3Lori TrahanDemocrat
Massachusetts District 6Seth MoultonDemocrat
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01844 Massachusetts State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
96Christina MinicucciDemocrat
97Linda CampbellDemocrat
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01844 Massachusetts State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
8Diana DiZoglioDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$286961
Average Real Estate Sale Price$208020
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
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 01844 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14172535455460585039312137
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384658697883817362513959
Avg Precip (In.)3.953.193.984.13.653.563.443.283.764.054.273.7544.98
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type01844
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Arlington
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