The 01531 ZIP Code is primarily associated with New Braintree, MA in Worcester County in the United States. The current population estimate is 1,211. The median household income is $91,125, while about 7% of the population is living below the poverty line. The ZIP Code 01531 has a median age of approximately 48.8 years, with 18.3% of residents aged 62 years and older. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 89.7% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $38,676.
The median household income in ZIP Code 01531 is $91,125, while the region's mean household income is $100,372. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $38,676. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01531 of $38,676 is approximately 11.62% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $43,761. An estimated 7.3% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 23.16% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 23.5% of the population in 01531 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 17.4% earn $75,000 to $99,999 per year, and 1.1% of 01531 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.
|Less than $10,000 per year||2.8%|
|$10,000 to $14,999 per year||1.1%|
|$15,000 to $24,999 per year||3.0%|
|$25,000 to $34,999 per year||8.0%|
|$35,000 to $49,999 per year||7.8%|
|$50,000 to $74,999 per year||16.3%|
|$75,000 to $99,999 per year||17.4%|
|$100,000 to $149,999 per year||23.5%|
|$150,000 to $199,999 per year||11.7%|
|$200,000 or more per year||8.3%|
In ZIP Code 01531, 89.7% of the population graduated high school, while 29.7% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 1.0% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 13.4% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 30.3% in this Worcester County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).
|Less than 9th grade||1.0%|
|9th to 12th grade, no diploma||9.3%|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||30.3%|
|Some college, no degree||18.5%|
|Graduate or professional degree||13.4%|
Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01531, 99.1% is one race, while 0.9% are two or more races. Approximately 0.6% of 01531 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01531 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (99.7%), followed by American Indian and Alaska Native (0.6%) .
|Black or African American||0.2%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||0.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.0%|
|Some other race||0.0%|
In ZIP Code 01531, 95.5% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 2.1% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 1.0% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.2% of homes. Lastly, 1.3% 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||1.0%|
|Asian and Pacific Islander languages||0.2%|
Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01531, an estimated 26.5% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 25.1% of homes in the region were built between 1980 and 1989, while an estimated 1.2% of homes were built between 1940 and 1949 in this Worcester County region.
|Year Home Built||Percent|
|Built in 2014 or later||2.7%|
|Built between 2010 and 2013||1.4%|
|Built between 2000 and 2009||9.4%|
|Built between 1990 and 1999||12.9%|
|Built between 1980 and 1989||25.1%|
|Built between 1970 and 1979||11.7%|
|Built between 1960 and 1969||2.7%|
|Built between 1950 and 1959||6.4%|
|Built between 1940 and 1949||1.2%|
|Built in 1939 or earlier||26.5%|
Residents of ZIP Code 01531 are older than average. The median age of 48.8 years in ZIP Code 01531 is approximately 28.08% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 78.9% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 18.3% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 20.7% of the population in 01531 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 12.4% are aged 55 to 59 years. On the low end of the scale, 0.9% of 01531 residents are aged 85 years and over.
|Under 5 years||3.7%|
|5 to 9 years||6.4%|
|10 to 14 years||6.3%|
|15 to 19 years||6.4%|
|20 to 24 years||3.4%|
|25 to 34 years||6.4%|
|35 to 44 years||10.3%|
|45 to 54 years||20.7%|
|55 to 59 years||12.4%|
|60 to 64 years||9.7%|
|65 to 74 years||11.1%|
|75 to 84 years||2.4%|
|85 years and over||0.9%|
One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01531 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 33.2% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01531 is high blood pressure, as approximately 28.6% of adults 18 and older in this Worcester County region contend with that issue.
|Health Issue||Percent of adults*|
|High blood pressure||28.6%|
|Cancer (excluding skin cancer)||7.0%|
|Coronary heart disease||5.4%|
|Chronic kidney disease||2.7%|
One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01531 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 95.7% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 87.4% of those 18 and above in 01531 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01531 include sleeping less than 7 hours (33.2% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (32.8% of those 18 and older).
|Preventive Measure||Percent of adults*|
|Current access to health insurance||95.7%|
|Taking medicine for high blood pressure control||74.1%|
|Visits to doctor for routine checkup||75.1%|
|Visits to dentist or dental clinic||72.1%|
|Risk Behavior||Percent of adults*|
|No leisure-time physical activity||21.1%|
|Sleeping less than 7 hours||33.2%|
Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 01531 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.94 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 19.9% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 25.04% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).
|ZIP Code 01531||13.13¢/kWh||7.38¢/kWh||5.14¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 01531||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|
In 01531, 65.1% 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 37.9 minutes. Approximately 27.8% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01531 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 13.6% work in manufacturing. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.8% of 01531 workers 16 years and over work in information.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||5.1%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||6.4%|
|Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing||6.4%|
|Professional, scientific, management, and administrative||8.2%|
|Educational services, and health care and social assistance||27.8%|
|Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services||5.9%|
|Other services, except public administration||3.0%|