Data Profile of ZIP Code 01522

About Jefferson, MA (ZIP Code 01522)

Massachusetts

Comprehensive Data and Demographics About 01522

The 01522 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Jefferson, MA in Worcester County in the United States. The current population estimate is 3,270. Approximately 5% of the population is living below the poverty line. The median household income of this region is $108,036. The ZIP Code 01522 has a median age of approximately 44.3 years, with 25.7% of residents aged 62 years and older. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 95.9% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $45,049.

Population in 01522

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 01522 is 3,270.

Jefferson, MA

The 01522 ZIP Code is associated with Jefferson, MA in Worcester County.

Area Codes associated with 01522

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 01522 include No associated area codes were found for ZIP Code 01522.

Sunrise / Sunset in 01522

Sunrise: 6:38 am
Sunset: 6:39 pm
Sunrise in 01522 6:38 am
Sunrise in 01522 6:39 pm

Weather forecast for 01522

Overnight's forecast for 01522: Clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

Current air quality in 01522

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 01522 Good

Internet in 01522

In ZIP Code 01522, an estimated 94.8% of households have a computer, while 91.8% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 01522

Females make up an estimated 50.5% of the overall population in ZIP Code 01522, while males comprise about 49.5%.

Health Insurance in 01522

Approximately 6.0% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 01522 (Jefferson, MA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 01522

The median household income in ZIP Code 01522 is $108,036, while the region's mean household income is $115,345. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $45,049. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01522 of $45,049 is approximately 2.94% more than the per capita income in Massachusetts overall of $43,761. An estimated 4.7% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 50.53% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 34.7% of the population in 01522 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 16.7% earn $150,000 to $199,999 per year, and 1.3% of 01522 residents earn less than $10,000 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 01522. 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 01522

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 1.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 1.4%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 3.7%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 3.8%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 7.4%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 14.0%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 9.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 34.7%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 16.7%
$200,000 or more per year 7.6%

Education levels in ZIP Code 01522

In ZIP Code 01522, 95.9% of the population graduated high school, while 52.0% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 2.5% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 22.9% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 14.0% in this Worcester County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 01522

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 2.5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1.6%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 14.0%
Some college, no degree 19.6%
Associate's degree 10.3%
Bachelor's degree 29.1%
Graduate or professional degree 22.9%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 01522. 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 01522

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01522, 99.5% is one race, while 0.5% are two or more races. Approximately 8.3% of 01522 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01522 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (97.7%), followed by Asian (1.6%) .

Race Breakdown Details

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Racial Composition of 01522

Industry Percent
White 97.7%
Black or African American 1.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.5%
Asian 1.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 0.0%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 01522

In ZIP Code 01522, 89.2% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 7.0% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 3.1% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.7% 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.

Language Spoken in 01522

Language Spoken Percent
English only 89.2%
Spanish 7.0%
Other Indo-European languages 3.1%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.7%
Other languages 0.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 01522. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the area that list a specific language as being spoken in the home, e.g. Spanish.

Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 01522

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01522, an estimated 22.6% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 21.2% of homes in the region were built between 1980 and 1989, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Worcester County region.

Age of Housing in 01522

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.0%
Built between 2010 and 2013 1.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 8.7%
Built between 1990 and 1999 12.0%
Built between 1980 and 1989 21.2%
Built between 1970 and 1979 7.3%
Built between 1960 and 1969 6.7%
Built between 1950 and 1959 9.8%
Built between 1940 and 1949 10.7%
Built in 1939 or earlier 22.6%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 01522. 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 01522

Residents of ZIP Code 01522 are older than average. The median age of 44.3 years in ZIP Code 01522 is approximately 16.27% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 76.4% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 25.7% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 16.3% of the population in 01522 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 12.9% are aged 65 to 74 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.6% of 01522 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 01522. 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 01522

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 5.2%
5 to 9 years 5.6%
10 to 14 years 7.1%
15 to 19 years 9.4%
20 to 24 years 3.7%
25 to 34 years 8.0%
35 to 44 years 11.9%
45 to 54 years 16.3%
55 to 59 years 3.1%
60 to 64 years 7.8%
65 to 74 years 12.9%
75 to 84 years 6.3%
85 years and over 2.6%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 01522

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01522 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 30.1% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01522 is high blood pressure, as approximately 26.5% of adults 18 and older in this Worcester County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01522. 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 01522

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 23.9%
Stroke 2.3%
Coronary heart disease 4.7%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 7.3%
High cholesterol 30.1%
Chronic kidney disease 2.2%
High blood pressure 26.5%
Current asthma 10.2%
Diagnosed diabetes 6.9%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 01522

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01522 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 94% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 92.4% of those 18 and above in 01522 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01522 include sleeping less than 7 hours (36.2% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (29.4% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 01522

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 80.2%
Current access to health insurance 94%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 73.0%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 79.4%
Cholesterol screening 92.4%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 01522. 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 01522. 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 01522

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Current smoking 12.8%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 36.2%
Obesity 29.4%
Binge drinking 21.3%
No leisure-time physical activity 21.1%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 01522

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 01522 of 13.03¢/kWh. This rate is about 45.55% less than the average rate in Massachusetts, and approximately 15.72% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 01522 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.97 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 20.63% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 24.58% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).

Electricity Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the electricity rates breakdown in ZIP Code 01522. This visualizes electricity rates in 01522 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 01522

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 01522 13.03¢/kWh 12.46¢/kWh 11.39¢/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 01522

Month ZIP Code 01522 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 4.17 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.9 3 6.31
Mar 5.44 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.46 5.13 7.3
May 5.44 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.42 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.91 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.82 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.65 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.4 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.8 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.22 1.78 5.46
All figures listed are kWh/m2/day — kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Radiation Levels

Line chart displaying solar radiation levels in ZIP Code 01522. This visualizes solar power levels in 01522 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 01522

In 01522, 64.3% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 3.2% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 29.8 minutes. Approximately 32.2% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01522 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 11.4% work in manufacturing. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 01522 workers 16 years and over work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 01522. 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 01522

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.0%
Construction 4.6%
Manufacturing 11.4%
Wholesale trade 2.3%
Retail trade 10.5%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 6.9%
Information 5.2%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 9.4%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 8.3%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 32.2%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 3.4%
Other services, except public administration 4.5%
Public administration 1.3%

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 01522

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 01522, debt collection have received the most complaints in 01522 in the past 12 months. received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Worcester County region was attempts to collect debt not owed.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

Pie chart displaying the specific consumer financial products associated with complaints that originated from residents in ZIP Code 01522. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 01522

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Debt collection 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 01522

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Attempts to collect debt not owed 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 01522. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.