The 01543 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Rutland, MA in Worcester County in the United States. The current population estimate is 8,685. Median househould income is at $107,928, with an estimated 2% of the population living below the poverty line. The ZIP Code 01543 has a median age of approximately 39.2 years, with 15.3% of residents aged 62 years and older. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 97.9% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $39,751.
The median household income in ZIP Code 01543 is $107,928, while the region's mean household income is $117,618. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $39,751. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01543 of $39,751 is approximately 9.16% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $43,761. An estimated 1.9% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 80% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 24.1% of the population in 01543 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 15.7% earn $150,000 to $199,999 per year, and 1.0% of 01543 residents earn $15,000 to $24,999 per year.
|Less than $10,000 per year||1.4%|
|$10,000 to $14,999 per year||2.3%|
|$15,000 to $24,999 per year||1.0%|
|$25,000 to $34,999 per year||4.3%|
|$35,000 to $49,999 per year||12.4%|
|$50,000 to $74,999 per year||11.6%|
|$75,000 to $99,999 per year||13.7%|
|$100,000 to $149,999 per year||24.1%|
|$150,000 to $199,999 per year||15.7%|
|$200,000 or more per year||13.3%|
In ZIP Code 01543, 97.9% of the population graduated high school, while 46.3% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 1.0% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 18.1% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 27.3% 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||1.1%|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||27.3%|
|Some college, no degree||15.5%|
|Graduate or professional degree||18.1%|
Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01543, 98.5% is one race, while 1.5% are two or more races. Approximately 3.3% of 01543 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01543 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (95.3%), followed by Asian (4.4%) .
|Black or African American||0.3%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||0.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.0%|
|Some other race||1.6%|
In ZIP Code 01543, 88.7% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 2.4% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 1.4% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 3.9% of homes. Lastly, 3.6% 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||3.9%|
Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01543, an estimated 18.2% of homes were built between 1990 and 1999. Additionally, 17.8% of homes in the region were built in 1939 or earlier, while an estimated 2.6% of homes were built between 1940 and 1949 in this Worcester County region.
|Year Home Built||Percent|
|Built in 2014 or later||5.9%|
|Built between 2010 and 2013||4.0%|
|Built between 2000 and 2009||14.2%|
|Built between 1990 and 1999||18.2%|
|Built between 1980 and 1989||10.9%|
|Built between 1970 and 1979||15.0%|
|Built between 1960 and 1969||4.9%|
|Built between 1950 and 1959||6.5%|
|Built between 1940 and 1949||2.6%|
|Built in 1939 or earlier||17.8%|
Residents of ZIP Code 01543 are older than average. The median age of 39.2 years in ZIP Code 01543 is approximately 2.89% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 73.2% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 15.3% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 18.2% of the population in 01543 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 14.4% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 0.1% of 01543 residents are aged 85 years and over.
|Under 5 years||6.0%|
|5 to 9 years||6.8%|
|10 to 14 years||8.2%|
|15 to 19 years||9.3%|
|20 to 24 years||5.1%|
|25 to 34 years||8.6%|
|35 to 44 years||14.4%|
|45 to 54 years||18.2%|
|55 to 59 years||5.1%|
|60 to 64 years||6.8%|
|65 to 74 years||9.2%|
|75 to 84 years||2.1%|
|85 years and over||0.1%|
One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01543 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 29.0% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01543 is high blood pressure, as approximately 25.2% of adults 18 and older in this Worcester County region contend with that issue.
|Health Issue||Percent of adults*|
|Chronic kidney disease||2.0%|
|Cancer (excluding skin cancer)||6.2%|
|Coronary heart disease||4.3%|
|High blood pressure||25.2%|
One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01543 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 95% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 91.9% of those 18 and above in 01543 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01543 include sleeping less than 7 hours (31.7% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (28.5% of those 18 and older).
|Preventive Measure||Percent of adults*|
|Current access to health insurance||95%|
|Visits to dentist or dental clinic||78.5%|
|Taking medicine for high blood pressure control||71.6%|
|Visits to doctor for routine checkup||79.2%|
|Risk Behavior||Percent of adults*|
|No leisure-time physical activity||17.1%|
|Sleeping less than 7 hours||31.7%|
The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 01543 of 13.13¢/kWh. This rate is about 50.04% less than the average rate in Massachusetts, and approximately 16.05% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 01543 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.96 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 20.39% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 24.73% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).
|ZIP Code 01543||13.13¢/kWh||7.38¢/kWh||5.14¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 01543||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|
In 01543, 73.7% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 6.9% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 31.0 minutes. Approximately 34.6% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01543 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 10.4% work in manufacturing. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.2% of 01543 workers 16 years and over work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||0.2%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||4.7%|
|Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing||5.3%|
|Professional, scientific, management, and administrative||8.8%|
|Educational services, and health care and social assistance||34.6%|
|Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services||7.5%|
|Other services, except public administration||3.4%|