The 01340 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Colrain, MA in Franklin County in the United States. The current population estimate is 1,779. Approximately 7% of the population lives below the poverty line, while the median househould income sits at $62,500. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 94.3% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $34,087. The median age in ZIP Code 01340 is approximately 52.8 years, with 31.8% of residents aged 62 years and older.
The median household income in ZIP Code 01340 is $62,500, while the region's mean household income is $78,745. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $34,087. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01340 of $34,087 is approximately 22.11% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $43,761. An estimated 6.5% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 31.58% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 27.6% of the population in 01340 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 14.9% earn $75,000 to $99,999 per year, and 2.4% of 01340 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.
|Less than $10,000 per year||4.6%|
|$10,000 to $14,999 per year||2.4%|
|$15,000 to $24,999 per year||4.9%|
|$25,000 to $34,999 per year||11.4%|
|$35,000 to $49,999 per year||11.2%|
|$50,000 to $74,999 per year||27.6%|
|$75,000 to $99,999 per year||14.9%|
|$100,000 to $149,999 per year||14.8%|
|$150,000 to $199,999 per year||3.8%|
|$200,000 or more per year||4.2%|
In ZIP Code 01340, 94.3% of the population graduated high school, while 33.3% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 1.1% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 15.4% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 33.2% in this Franklin County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).
|Less than 9th grade||1.1%|
|9th to 12th grade, no diploma||4.7%|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||33.2%|
|Some college, no degree||18.1%|
|Graduate or professional degree||15.4%|
Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01340, 98.9% is one race, while 1.1% are two or more races. Approximately 1.6% of 01340 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01340 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (99.6%), followed by Black or African American (0.9%) .
|Black or African American||0.9%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||0.2%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.0%|
|Some other race||0.0%|
In ZIP Code 01340, 98.5% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 0.4% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 0.9% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.0% of homes. Lastly, 0.2% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Franklin County region.
|Other Indo-European languages||0.9%|
|Asian and Pacific Islander languages||0.0%|
Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01340, an estimated 35.7% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 16.4% of homes in the region were built between 1980 and 1989, while an estimated 1.7% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Franklin County region.
|Year Home Built||Percent|
|Built in 2014 or later||1.7%|
|Built between 2010 and 2013||1.7%|
|Built between 2000 and 2009||6.1%|
|Built between 1990 and 1999||8.0%|
|Built between 1980 and 1989||16.4%|
|Built between 1970 and 1979||11.6%|
|Built between 1960 and 1969||8.8%|
|Built between 1950 and 1959||7.8%|
|Built between 1940 and 1949||2.3%|
|Built in 1939 or earlier||35.7%|
Residents of ZIP Code 01340 are older than average. The median age of 52.8 years in ZIP Code 01340 is approximately 38.58% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 83.6% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 31.8% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 15.2% of the population in 01340 falls in the age group 65 to 74 years, while an estimated 12.0% are aged 60 to 64 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.8% of 01340 residents are aged 85 years and over.
|Under 5 years||6.1%|
|5 to 9 years||3.5%|
|10 to 14 years||5.4%|
|15 to 19 years||2.7%|
|20 to 24 years||7.6%|
|25 to 34 years||8.3%|
|35 to 44 years||9.4%|
|45 to 54 years||10.6%|
|55 to 59 years||9.1%|
|60 to 64 years||12.0%|
|65 to 74 years||15.2%|
|75 to 84 years||8.3%|
|85 years and over||1.8%|
One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01340 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 31.1% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01340 is high blood pressure, as approximately 30.3% of adults 18 and older in this Franklin County region contend with that issue.
|Health Issue||Percent of adults*|
|High blood pressure||30.3%|
|Chronic kidney disease||2.8%|
|Coronary heart disease||6.6%|
|Cancer (excluding skin cancer)||7.2%|
One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01340 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 93.7% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 90.9% of those 18 and above in 01340 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01340 include sleeping less than 7 hours (30.5% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (27.1% of those 18 and older).
|Preventive Measure||Percent of adults*|
|Current access to health insurance||93.7%|
|Taking medicine for high blood pressure control||74.8%|
|Visits to doctor for routine checkup||75.8%|
|Visits to dentist or dental clinic||68.4%|
|Risk Behavior||Percent of adults*|
|Sleeping less than 7 hours||30.5%|
|No leisure-time physical activity||21.0%|
The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 01340 of 14.07¢/kWh. This rate is about 49.93% less than the average rate in Massachusetts, and approximately 10.04% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 01340 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.82 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 16.99% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 26.86% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).
|ZIP Code 01340||14.07¢/kWh||8.48¢/kWh||6.07¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 01340||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|
In 01340, 66.8% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 8.1% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 30.0 minutes. Approximately 27.6% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01340 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 12.9% work in construction. On the lower end of the scale, just 1.1% of 01340 workers 16 years and over work in information.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||3.0%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||3.3%|
|Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing||3.5%|
|Professional, scientific, management, and administrative||8.0%|
|Educational services, and health care and social assistance||27.6%|
|Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services||5.4%|
|Other services, except public administration||8.0%|