Zip Code 01908 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNahant
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Essex
Area Code339 / 781
Current Population:3410
Racial Majority:White 93.39%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.2%
Unemployment Rate:15.0%
Median Household Income$84950
Average Adjusted Gross Income$117460
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time31.2 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range7 - 7 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.43619919, -70.93614197

Zip Code 01908 Description

Zip Code 01908 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01908 is primarily located in Essex County. The official US Postal Service name for 01908 is NAHANT, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01908 are contained within or border the city limits of Nahant, MA, Lynn, MA, . Zip code 01908 is within area code 781 and area code 339. 01908 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01908 is 15.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 15.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01908 decreased to 3410 from 3632 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01908 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01908 public schools is White. 9.4% of students in 01908 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3223 93.39% 3257 -1%
 Black Or African American 92 2.67% 15 +513%
 Hispanic 129 3.74% 52 +148%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 7 0.2% 58 -88%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 20 0% 20 -100%

Zip Code 01908 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.2%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 2.2%
 Asian 5.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 01908 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population34103632
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households1540
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$84950
Income Under $50K Per Year26.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year41.40%
01908 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 6Seth MoultonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$677917
Average Real Estate Sale Price$635556
Current Unemployment Level 15.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.6%
01902 - Lynn
01901 - Lynn
Nahant, MA
Lynn, MA
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59d - Boston Basin
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 01908 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20223039485764625544362642
Avg Max Temp (°F)36384656677682807262514159
Avg Precip (In.)4.223.574.233.983.463.413.33.593.724.064.384.0946.01
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type01908
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours