Data Profile of ZIP Code 01542

About Rochdale, MA (ZIP Code 01542)

Massachusetts

Detailed Demographics Data and Other Stats About 01542

The 01542 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Rochdale, MA in Worcester County in the United States. The current population estimate is 2,567. Approximately 1% of the population is living below the poverty line. The median household income of this region is $106,250. The ZIP Code 01542 has a median age of approximately 40.4 years, with 23.2% of residents aged 62 years and older. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 91.4% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $39,049.

Population in 01542

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 01542 is 2,567.

Rochdale, MA

The 01542 ZIP Code is associated with Rochdale, MA in Worcester County.

Area Codes associated with 01542

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 01542 include No associated area codes were found for ZIP Code 01542.

Sunrise / Sunset in 01542

Sunrise: 6:19 am
Sunset: 5:39 pm
Sunrise in 01542 6:19 am
Sunrise in 01542 5:39 pm

Weather forecast for 01542

Today's forecast for 01542: Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Current air quality in 01542

Air quality: Fair Air quality scale in 01542 Fair

Internet in 01542

In ZIP Code 01542, an estimated 95.3% of households have a computer, while 89.8% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 01542

Females make up an estimated 53.5% of the overall population in ZIP Code 01542, while males comprise about 46.5%.

Health Insurance in 01542

Approximately 4.1% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 01542 (Rochdale, MA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 01542

The median household income in ZIP Code 01542 is $106,250, while the region's mean household income is $108,954. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $39,049. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01542 of $39,049 is approximately 10.77% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $43,761. An estimated 1.3% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 86.32% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 35.2% of the population in 01542 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 15.2% earn $75,000 to $99,999 per year, and 1.1% of 01542 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 01542. 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 01542

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 1.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 1.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 2.7%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 6.0%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 11.8%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 8.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 15.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 35.2%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 10.9%
$200,000 or more per year 7.2%

Education levels in ZIP Code 01542

In ZIP Code 01542, 91.4% of the population graduated high school, while 26.4% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 3.9% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 11.8% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 27.1% in this Worcester County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 01542

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 3.9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 4.7%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 27.1%
Some college, no degree 29.4%
Associate's degree 8.5%
Bachelor's degree 14.6%
Graduate or professional degree 11.8%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 01542. 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 01542

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01542, 99.8% is one race, while 0.2% are two or more races. Approximately 2.5% of 01542 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01542 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (94.7%), followed by Black or African American (4.7%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 01542. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 01542

Industry Percent
White 94.7%
Black or African American 4.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.4%
Asian 0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 0.4%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 01542

In ZIP Code 01542, 94.5% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 2.3% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 2.8% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.0% of homes. Lastly, 0.5% 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 01542

Language Spoken Percent
English only 94.5%
Spanish 2.3%
Other Indo-European languages 2.8%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.0%
Other languages 0.5%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 01542. 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 01542

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01542, an estimated 28.5% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 12.7% of homes in the region were built between 2000 and 2009, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 1940 and 1949 in this Worcester County region.

Age of Housing in 01542

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 4.7%
Built between 2010 and 2013 5.8%
Built between 2000 and 2009 12.7%
Built between 1990 and 1999 9.4%
Built between 1980 and 1989 10.7%
Built between 1970 and 1979 10.0%
Built between 1960 and 1969 8.5%
Built between 1950 and 1959 9.7%
Built between 1940 and 1949 0.0%
Built in 1939 or earlier 28.5%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 01542. 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 01542

Residents of ZIP Code 01542 are older than average. The median age of 40.4 years in ZIP Code 01542 is approximately 6.04% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 76.0% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 23.2% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 13.8% of the population in 01542 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 13.6% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 0.9% of 01542 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 01542. 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 01542

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 7.8%
5 to 9 years 8.7%
10 to 14 years 5.5%
15 to 19 years 2.3%
20 to 24 years 2.5%
25 to 34 years 13.8%
35 to 44 years 13.6%
45 to 54 years 11.8%
55 to 59 years 9.3%
60 to 64 years 8.3%
65 to 74 years 7.4%
75 to 84 years 7.9%
85 years and over 0.9%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 01542

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01542 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 32.5% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01542 is high blood pressure, as approximately 27.4% 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 01542. 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 01542

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 26.0%
High blood pressure 27.4%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 7.4%
Current asthma 11.8%
Coronary heart disease 5.2%
Diagnosed diabetes 8.2%
High cholesterol 32.5%
Chronic kidney disease 2.7%
Stroke 2.6%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 01542

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01542 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 95.9% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 88.1% of those 18 and above in 01542 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01542 include sleeping less than 7 hours (32.5% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (31.1% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 01542

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 95.9%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 74.2%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 75.4%
Cholesterol screening 88.1%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 74.6%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 01542. 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 01542. 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 01542

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 17.6%
Current smoking 13.9%
No leisure-time physical activity 19.7%
Obesity 31.1%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 32.5%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 01542

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 01542 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.93 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 19.66% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 25.19% 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 01542. This visualizes electricity rates in 01542 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 01542

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 01542 13.13¢/kWh 7.38¢/kWh 5.14¢/kWh
Massachusetts
United States

Solar Power in 01542

Month ZIP Code 01542 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 4.2 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.7 3 6.31
Mar 5.24 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.57 5.13 7.3
May 5.55 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.49 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.74 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.81 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.35 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.23 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.84 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.46 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 01542

In 01542, 72.4% 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 31.3 minutes. Approximately 30.9% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01542 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 12.5% work in construction. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.6% of 01542 workers 16 years and over work in information.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 01542. 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 01542

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1.4%
Construction 12.5%
Manufacturing 6.6%
Wholesale trade 2.2%
Retail trade 10.5%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 0.6%
Information 0.6%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 4.5%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 8.5%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 30.9%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 4.2%
Other services, except public administration 10.4%
Public administration 7.1%