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Population in zip code 01721 is 16,587 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.10 | Zip Code 01721 land area is 12.3295 sq. miles | Population density is 1,345.31 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 01721

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 41.5
Median Age - Male 41.5
Median Age - Female 41.4

Median age of zip code 01721 is 4.6% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 11.6% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 01721 is 3.5% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 15.9% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 01721 median age is 5.9% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 7.5% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 01721

White population 14900
African American population 401
Asian population 769
American Indian and Alaska Native population 0
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 366

Region of Birth

Zip Code 01721 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.5% Czech 0.1%
Danish 0.6% Dutch 1.1%
English 15.6% French No Basque 5.6%
French Canadian 3.2% German 6.4%
Greek 1.9% Hungarian 0.3%
Irish 24.8% Italian 20.3%
Lithuanian 0.5% Norwegian 0.8%
Polish 3.7% Portuguese 1.8%
Russian 4.1% Scotch-Irish 1.7%
Scottish 2.8% Slovak 0.1%
Subsaharan African 0.1% Swedish 2.2%
Swiss 0.1% Ukrainian 0.4%
USA 5.4% Welsh 0.2%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.2% Other Ancestries 17.6%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 01721

Family Type Distribution
Total families 4592
Married couples 81.4%
Other couples 18.6%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 01721

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 7.3% 15.49%
$30,000 and $50,000 9.63% 10.93%
$50,000 and $100,000 24.98% 25.4%
$100,000 and $200,000 37.74% 33.29%
$200,000 or more 20.36% 14.88%

Household language in zip code 01721

English language 79.72%
Spanish language 2.7%
Other European language 14.16%
Asian language 1.99%
Other language 1.43%

Population by housing unit in zip code 01721

Total Occupied housing units 6512
Detached housing units 59.74%
Attached housing units 16.28%
2 units 4.65%
3 - 4 units 11.44%
5 - 9 units 3.15%
10 - 19 units 0.78%
20 - 49 units 2.52%
50 or more units 1.44%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 01721

Use car, track or Van 88.31%
Use public transportation 4.49%
Use Motorcycle 0.14%
Use bicycle 0.18%
Walk to work 1.42%
Work at home 5.46%

School attendance in zip code 01721

Attent Preschool programs 3.78%
Attend Public School 17.19%
Attend college undergraduate program 4.72%
Attent graduate studies 1.47%
Not enrolled in school 72.85%

Highest school attainment in zip code 01721

Less then 9th grade 1.74%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 2.89%
High school diploma 25.34%
Some college, no degree 16.24%
Associate degree 9.39%
Bachelor's degree 40.87%
Graduate or professional degree 3.54%

Real Estate in zip code 01721

Housing occupied 99%
Housing vacant 1%
Housing occupied by owner 81.4%
Housing occupied by tenant 18.6%
Total Rented Units 1211
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,061
Median Gross Rent $1,198
Median Home Value $353,900

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 01721 median gross rent is 12.91% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 01721

Studio $990
1 Bedroom $1,050
2 Bedrooms $1,230
3 Bedrooms $1,470
4 Bedrooms $1,620
AVERAGE RENT $1,272

Average rent in zip code 01721 ($1,272.00) is 4.9% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 36% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 01721 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 2% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 2.5% lower, two bedroom rent is 6.3% lower, three bedroom rent is 7.6% lower, four bedroom rent is 6.8% lower.

Housing units in zip code 01721

Total housing units 6578
Detached housing units 60.14%
Attached housing units 16.11%
2 units 4.61%
3 - 4 units 11.33%
5 - 9 units 3.12%
10 - 19 units 0.78%
20 - 49 units 2.49%
50 or more units 1.43%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 01721

Total Real Estate Taxes $27,603,500
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $22,914,800
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $4,688,700

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