ZIP Code 01970 - Salem Massachusetts

ZIP Code 01970 is located in Salem Massachusetts. Portions of 01970 are also in Swampscott and Peabody and Beverly and Swampscott (town). 01970 is entirely within Essex County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Boston.

Stats Demographics Geography Politics Schools Climate Related Pages

ZIP Code 01970 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameSalem
Primary CountyEssex County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)44,435
Area Code(s)339 / 351 / 781 / 978
Current Time

ZIP Code 01970 Map

01970 Demographics

01970 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Massachusetts based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 01970 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 01970 is Hispanic. The current unemployment level in 01970 is 3.8%.

Population Growth Rate3.21%
Population Density5,135 People per Square Mile
Total Households17,834
Percentage High Income Households4.1%
Median Household Income (2021)$72,994
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$71,760
Current Unemployment Rate (April 2024)3.8%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 75.69%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyHispanic - 43.56%

01970 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American760.16%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

01970 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American10.02%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

01970 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,4925.86%
Bachelor Degree6,82026.78%
High School Diploma6,19724.33%
No High School Diploma6852.69%
GED or Alternate5752.26%
1 or More Years of College3,73714.67%
Associates Degree2,1098.28%
Masters Degree2,85011.19%
Professional Degree5352.1%
Doctorate Degree4701.85%

01970 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 01970
RegionMetro Boston
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaBoston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area9 Square Miles

01970 Politics

US Congressional Districts in 01970
Massachusetts State Senate Districts in 01970
Massachusetts State House of Representatives Districts in 01970

01970 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Average First Frost DateOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateApril 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion59d - Boston Basin

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

Most Popular ZIP Code Searches in Massachusetts