The 01515 ZIP Code is primarily associated with East Brookfield, MA in Worcester County in the United States. The current population estimate is 2,040. The median household income is approximately $82,946, and an estimated 4% of the population is living below the poverty line. The ZIP Code 01515 has a median age of approximately 37.8 years, with 21.0% of residents aged 62 years and older. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 91.7% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $34,840.
The median household income in ZIP Code 01515 is $82,946, while the region's mean household income is $88,456. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $34,840. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01515 of $34,840 is approximately 20.39% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $43,761. An estimated 4.0% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 57.89% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 21.5% of the population in 01515 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 21.3% earn $75,000 to $99,999 per year, and 3.0% of 01515 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.
|Less than $10,000 per year||3.3%|
|$10,000 to $14,999 per year||3.0%|
|$15,000 to $24,999 per year||6.7%|
|$25,000 to $34,999 per year||6.2%|
|$35,000 to $49,999 per year||7.7%|
|$50,000 to $74,999 per year||16.6%|
|$75,000 to $99,999 per year||21.3%|
|$100,000 to $149,999 per year||21.5%|
|$150,000 to $199,999 per year||8.6%|
|$200,000 or more per year||5.3%|
In ZIP Code 01515, 91.7% of the population graduated high school, while 36.6% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 0.6% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 12.2% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 27.7% in this Worcester County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).
|Less than 9th grade||0.6%|
|9th to 12th grade, no diploma||7.7%|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||27.7%|
|Some college, no degree||19.5%|
|Graduate or professional degree||12.2%|
Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01515, 100.0% is one race, while 0.0% are two or more races. Approximately 2.8% of 01515 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01515 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (97.0%), followed by Some other race (1.5%) .
|Black or African American||1.1%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||0.4%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.0%|
|Some other race||1.5%|
In ZIP Code 01515, 94.7% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 4.0% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 1.4% 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 Worcester County region.
|Other Indo-European languages||1.4%|
|Asian and Pacific Islander languages||0.0%|
Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01515, an estimated 34.2% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 13.6% of homes in the region were built between 2000 and 2009, while an estimated 0.7% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Worcester County region.
|Year Home Built||Percent|
|Built in 2014 or later||0.7%|
|Built between 2010 and 2013||3.0%|
|Built between 2000 and 2009||13.6%|
|Built between 1990 and 1999||8.1%|
|Built between 1980 and 1989||10.2%|
|Built between 1970 and 1979||7.0%|
|Built between 1960 and 1969||7.1%|
|Built between 1950 and 1959||10.0%|
|Built between 1940 and 1949||6.0%|
|Built in 1939 or earlier||34.2%|
Residents of ZIP Code 01515 are younger than average. The median age of 37.8 years in ZIP Code 01515 is approximately 0.79% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 78.3% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 21.0% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 15.9% of the population in 01515 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 12.3% are aged 45 to 54 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.0% of 01515 residents are aged 85 years and over.
|Under 5 years||10.7%|
|5 to 9 years||5.5%|
|10 to 14 years||3.3%|
|15 to 19 years||3.3%|
|20 to 24 years||7.0%|
|25 to 34 years||15.9%|
|35 to 44 years||10.7%|
|45 to 54 years||12.3%|
|55 to 59 years||7.3%|
|60 to 64 years||8.3%|
|65 to 74 years||9.9%|
|75 to 84 years||3.8%|
|85 years and over||2.0%|
One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01515 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 32.8% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01515 is high blood pressure, as approximately 27.5% of adults 18 and older in this Worcester County region contend with that issue.
|Health Issue||Percent of adults*|
|High blood pressure||27.5%|
|Cancer (excluding skin cancer)||7.4%|
|Coronary heart disease||5.2%|
|Chronic kidney disease||2.6%|
One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01515 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 96.2% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 88.7% of those 18 and above in 01515 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01515 include sleeping less than 7 hours (32.0% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (31.0% of those 18 and older).
|Preventive Measure||Percent of adults*|
|Current access to health insurance||96.2%|
|Taking medicine for high blood pressure control||74.1%|
|Visits to doctor for routine checkup||75.5%|
|Visits to dentist or dental clinic||75.3%|
|Risk Behavior||Percent of adults*|
|No leisure-time physical activity||18.9%|
|Sleeping less than 7 hours||32.0%|
Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 01515 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.87 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 18.2% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 26.1% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).
|ZIP Code 01515||13.13¢/kWh||7.38¢/kWh||5.14¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 01515||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|
In 01515, 75.4% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 5.6% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 32.7 minutes. Approximately 28.0% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01515 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 15.9% work in manufacturing. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 01515 workers 16 years and over work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||0.0%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||9.6%|
|Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing||4.9%|
|Professional, scientific, management, and administrative||5.8%|
|Educational services, and health care and social assistance||28.0%|
|Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services||5.0%|
|Other services, except public administration||7.5%|