Zip Code 01970 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSalem
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Essex
Area Code351 / 978
Current Population:41109
Racial Majority:White 74.39%
Public School Racial Majority:White 50.9%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$57756
Average Adjusted Gross Income$67100
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time28.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range13 - 85 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.51185200, -70.90645300

Zip Code 01970 Description

Zip Code 01970 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Boston metro area. Zip code 01970 is primarily located in Essex County. The official US Postal Service name for 01970 is SALEM, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01970 are contained within or border the city limits of Salem, MA, Peabody, MA, Swampscott, MA, Marblehead, MA, Danvers, MA, and Lynn, MA. Zip code 01970 is within area code 978 and area code 351. 01970 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01970 is 4.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01970 increased to 41109 from 40407 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01970 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01970 public schools is White. 60% of students in 01970 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 31355 74.39% 31168 +1%
 Black Or African American 2093 4.97% 1444 +45%
 Hispanic 6754 16.02% 6456 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.15% 66 -3%
 Asian 892 2.12% 1078 -17%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 17 -100%
 Other Race 166 0.26% 166 -34%
 Two Or More Races 714 2.1% 714 +24%

Zip Code 01970 Race/Ethnicity

 White 50.9%
 Black Or African American 5.3%
 Hispanic 36.4%
 Asian 2.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 4.4%

Zip Code 01970 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4110940407
Male Population46.60%
Female Population53.40%
Total Households17781
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$57756
Income Under $50K Per Year43.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year23.10%
01970 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 6Seth MoultonDemocrat
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01970 Massachusetts State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
89Paul TuckerDemocrat
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01970 Massachusetts State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
7Joan LovelyDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$307172
Average Real Estate Sale Price$248235
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.1%
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 01970 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19212938485763615443352541
Avg Max Temp (°F)36384657677682807262514159
Avg Precip (In.)4.213.544.234.143.553.533.393.53.774.134.514.1846.69
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type01970
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Peabody Town Center