Data Profile of ZIP Code 01081

About Wales, MA (ZIP Code 01081)

Massachusetts

Demographics Data and Other Detailed Statistics About 01081

The 01081 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Wales, MA in Hampden County in the United States. The current population estimate is 1,883. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 95.2% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $31,950. The median household income is $69,250, while about 4% of the population is living below the poverty line. The median age in ZIP Code 01081 is approximately 42.6 years, and 21.4% of the region's residents are aged 62 years and older.

Population in 01081

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 01081 is 1,883.

Wales, MA

The 01081 ZIP Code is associated with Wales, MA in Hampden County.

Area Codes associated with 01081

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 01081 include No associated area codes were found for ZIP Code 01081.

Sunrise / Sunset in 01081

Sunrise: 6:49 am
Sunset: 6:25 pm
Sunrise in 01081 6:49 am
Sunrise in 01081 6:25 pm

Weather forecast for 01081

Forecast currently unavailable.

Current air quality in 01081

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 01081 Good

Internet in 01081

In ZIP Code 01081, an estimated 95.5% of households have a computer, while 90.6% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 01081

The gender split in ZIP Code 01081 is an estimated 49.6% male and approximately 50.4% female.

Health Insurance in 01081

Approximately 7.3% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 01081 (Wales, MA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 01081

The median household income in ZIP Code 01081 is $69,250, while the region's mean household income is $78,449. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $31,950. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01081 of $31,950 is approximately 26.99% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $43,761. An estimated 3.7% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 61.05% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 21.0% of the population in 01081 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 17.9% earn $75,000 to $99,999 per year, and 1.9% of 01081 residents earn less than $10,000 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 01081. This visualizes the percentage of households in this region that fall within different income ranges, e.g. $100,000 to $149,999 per year.

Total Income in 01081

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 1.9%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 2.8%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 11.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 7.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 11.5%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 21.0%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 17.9%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 17.2%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 5.6%
$200,000 or more per year 2.9%

Education levels in ZIP Code 01081

In ZIP Code 01081, 95.2% of the population graduated high school, while 23.2% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 0.4% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 8.2% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 37.8% in this Hampden County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 01081

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 0.4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 4.4%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 37.8%
Some college, no degree 18.8%
Associate's degree 15.5%
Bachelor's degree 14.9%
Graduate or professional degree 8.2%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 01081. This visualizes the percentage of the population that has attained a specific level of education, e.g. a graduate or professional degree.

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 01081

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01081, 98.9% is one race, while 1.1% are two or more races. Approximately 6.1% of 01081 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01081 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (99.2%), followed by Black or African American (1.0%) .

Race Breakdown Details

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Racial Composition of 01081

Industry Percent
White 99.2%
Black or African American 1.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.6%
Asian 0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.2%
Some other race 0.2%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 01081

In ZIP Code 01081, 96.0% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.8% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 2.3% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.0% of homes. Lastly, 0.0% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Hampden County region.

Language Spoken in 01081

Language Spoken Percent
English only 96.0%
Spanish 1.8%
Other Indo-European languages 2.3%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.0%
Other languages 0.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

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Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 01081

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01081, an estimated 18.9% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 18.8% of homes in the region were built between 1980 and 1989, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Hampden County region.

Age of Housing in 01081

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.3%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 12.6%
Built between 1990 and 1999 9.8%
Built between 1980 and 1989 18.8%
Built between 1970 and 1979 15.2%
Built between 1960 and 1969 10.1%
Built between 1950 and 1959 8.6%
Built between 1940 and 1949 5.7%
Built in 1939 or earlier 18.9%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 01081. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the region that were built in a certain time frame, e.g. built between 1950 and 1959.

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 01081

Residents of ZIP Code 01081 are older than average. The median age of 42.6 years in ZIP Code 01081 is approximately 11.81% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 76.6% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 21.4% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 12.6% of the population in 01081 falls in the age group 35 to 44 years, while an estimated 12.6% are aged 45 to 54 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.0% of 01081 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 01081. This visualizes the percentage of the population in the region that falls into certain age ranges, e.g. 35 to 44 years old.

Age Breakdown in 01081

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 6.5%
5 to 9 years 7.2%
10 to 14 years 5.4%
15 to 19 years 5.6%
20 to 24 years 4.9%
25 to 34 years 11.4%
35 to 44 years 12.6%
45 to 54 years 12.6%
55 to 59 years 8.9%
60 to 64 years 8.1%
65 to 74 years 11.7%
75 to 84 years 4.0%
85 years and over 1.0%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 01081

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01081 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 30.5% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01081 is high blood pressure, as approximately 29.7% of adults 18 and older in this Hampden County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01081. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that have specific chronic health issues, e.g. high blood pressure, diabetes, or arthritis.

Health Issues in 01081

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Current asthma 10.6%
Chronic kidney disease 2.5%
Diagnosed diabetes 8.1%
Stroke 2.8%
Arthritis 27.3%
High cholesterol 30.5%
Coronary heart disease 5.6%
High blood pressure 29.7%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 7.4%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 01081

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01081 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 92.7% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 91.4% of those 18 and above in 01081 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01081 include sleeping less than 7 hours (34.7% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (27.3% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 01081

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 92.7%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 74.4%
Cholesterol screening 91.4%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 78.8%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 73.2%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 01081. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that engage in preventative health measures, e.g. sholesterol screenings and visits to doctors for routine checkups.

Health Risk Behaviors Details

Bar chart displaying health risk behaviors details in ZIP Code 01081. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and older that engage in health risk behaviors, e.g. smoking or binge drinking.

Health Risk Behaviors in 01081

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Obesity 27.3%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 34.7%
Binge drinking 20.6%
Current smoking 18.7%
No leisure-time physical activity 25.3%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 01081

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 01081 of 13.13¢/kWh. This rate is about 45.13% less than the average rate in Massachusetts, and approximately 15.07% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 01081 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.9 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 18.93% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 25.64% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).

Electricity Breakdown Details

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Electricity Rates in 01081

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 01081 13.13¢/kWh 7.38¢/kWh 5.14¢/kWh
Massachusetts 23.93¢/kWh 18.18¢/kWh 18.67¢/kWh
United States 15.46¢/kWh 13.15¢/kWh 9.43¢/kWh

Solar Power in 01081

Month ZIP Code 01081 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 4.03 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.79 3 6.31
Mar 5.21 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.57 5.13 7.3
May 5.51 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.33 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.71 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.76 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.35 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.52 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.75 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.28 1.78 5.46
All figures listed are kWh/m2/day — kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Radiation Levels

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Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 01081

In 01081, 71.1% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 3.4% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 31.9 minutes. Approximately 28.8% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01081 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 11.9% work in manufacturing. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.3% of 01081 workers 16 years and over work in information.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 01081. This visualizes the percentage of the population 16 years and over that work in certain industries, e.g. educational services, and health care and social assistance.

Job Industry Breakdown in 01081

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.3%
Construction 10.1%
Manufacturing 11.9%
Wholesale trade 3.7%
Retail trade 10.3%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 7.7%
Information 0.3%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 5.0%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 8.3%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 28.8%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 3.8%
Other services, except public administration 5.6%
Public administration 4.2%

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 01081

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 01081, credit card or prepaid card have received the most complaints in 01081 in the past 12 months. received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Hampden County region was other features, terms, or problems.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

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Consumer Complaints by Product in 01081

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit card or prepaid card 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 01081

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Other features, terms, or problems 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints (Issues)

Pie chart displaying the complaints about consumer financial products and services that were sent to companies for response from residents in ZIP Code 01081. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.