Zip Code 01851 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLowell
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Middlesex
Area Code351 / 978
Current Population:30190
Racial Majority:White 38.88%
Public School Racial Majority:Asian 45.3%
Unemployment Rate:11.5%
Median Household Income$55903
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49520
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range128 - 131 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.62693024, -71.33876038

Zip Code 01851 Description

Zip Code 01851 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01851 is primarily located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 01851 is LOWELL, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01851 are contained within or border the city limits of Lowell, MA, . Zip code 01851 is within area code 351 and area code 978. 01851 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01851 is 11.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 9.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01851 increased to 30190 from 29631 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01851 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01851 public schools is Asian. 72.7% of students in 01851 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11812 38.88% 11970 -1%
 Black Or African American 2345 7.72% 1775 +32%
 Hispanic 4049 13.33% 3820 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 86 0.28% 17 +406%
 Asian 11205 36.88% 11452 -2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 13 -100%
 Other Race 410 1.15% 410 -15%
 Two Or More Races 733 1.76% 733 -27%

Zip Code 01851 Race/Ethnicity

 White 25.7%
 Black Or African American 4.5%
 Hispanic 20.3%
 Asian 45.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 4.3%

Zip Code 01851 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3019029631
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households10026
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
72.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$55903
Income Under $50K Per Year44.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.90%
01851 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 3Lori TrahanDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$217894
Average Real Estate Sale Price$150781
Current Unemployment Level 11.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level13.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
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 01851 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14172535455460585038312137
Avg Max Temp (°F)34374658707884827362503959
Avg Precip (In.)3.923.033.723.953.473.653.373.343.744.353.7844.29
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type01851
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
The Acre
Highlands
South Lowell