Data Profile of ZIP Code 01581

About Westborough, MA (ZIP Code 01581)

Massachusetts

Demographics Data and Other Detailed Statistics About 01581

The 01581 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Westborough, MA in Worcester County in the United States. The current population estimate is 19,037. The median household income is $112,153, while about 3% of the population is living below the poverty line. The ZIP Code 01581 has a median age of approximately 38.8 years, with 17.2% of residents aged 62 years and older. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 96.3% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $55,718.

Population in 01581

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 01581 is 19,037.

Westborough, MA

The 01581 ZIP Code is associated with Westborough, MA in Worcester County.

Area Codes associated with 01581

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 01581 include 508, and 774.

Sunrise / Sunset in 01581

Sunrise: 6:41 am
Sunset: 6:31 pm
Sunrise in 01581 6:41 am
Sunrise in 01581 6:31 pm

Weather forecast for 01581

Forecast currently unavailable.

Current air quality in 01581

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 01581 Good

Internet in 01581

In ZIP Code 01581, an estimated 95.2% of households have a computer, while 92.5% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 01581

Females make up an estimated 49.8% of the overall population in ZIP Code 01581, while males comprise about 50.2%.

Health Insurance in 01581

Approximately 6.4% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 01581 (Westborough, MA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 01581

The median household income in ZIP Code 01581 is $112,153, while the region's mean household income is $148,198. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $55,718. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01581 of $55,718 is approximately 27.32% more than the per capita income in Massachusetts overall of $43,761. An estimated 2.5% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 73.68% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 25.6% of the population in 01581 earn $200,000 or more per year, while an estimated 16.9% earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, and 2.0% of 01581 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 01581. 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 01581

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 2.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 2.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 3.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 4.1%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 7.5%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 13.0%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 16.9%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 12.1%
$200,000 or more per year 25.6%

Education levels in ZIP Code 01581

In ZIP Code 01581, 96.3% of the population graduated high school, while 66.7% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 1.7% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 32.1% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 15.3% in this Worcester County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 01581

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 1.7%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2.1%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 15.3%
Some college, no degree 9.1%
Associate's degree 5.1%
Bachelor's degree 34.6%
Graduate or professional degree 32.1%

Education Level Details

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Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 01581

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01581, 98.6% is one race, while 1.4% are two or more races. Approximately 6.2% of 01581 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01581 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (70.9%), followed by Asian (26.1%) .

Race Breakdown Details

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Racial Composition of 01581

Industry Percent
White 70.9%
Black or African American 2.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.7%
Asian 26.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 1.4%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 01581

In ZIP Code 01581, 68.9% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 4.3% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 14.4% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 11.3% of homes. Lastly, 1.1% 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 01581

Language Spoken Percent
English only 68.9%
Spanish 4.3%
Other Indo-European languages 14.4%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 11.3%
Other languages 1.1%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

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Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 01581

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01581, an estimated 17.0% of homes were built between 1970 and 1979. Additionally, 14.8% of homes in the region were built between 1990 and 1999, while an estimated 3.0% of homes were built between 1940 and 1949 in this Worcester County region.

Age of Housing in 01581

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 5.3%
Built between 2010 and 2013 7.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 5.5%
Built between 1990 and 1999 14.8%
Built between 1980 and 1989 11.5%
Built between 1970 and 1979 17.0%
Built between 1960 and 1969 13.4%
Built between 1950 and 1959 8.4%
Built between 1940 and 1949 3.0%
Built in 1939 or earlier 14.2%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 01581. 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 01581

Residents of ZIP Code 01581 are older than average. The median age of 38.8 years in ZIP Code 01581 is approximately 1.84% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 74.3% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 17.2% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 14.9% of the population in 01581 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 14.4% are aged 45 to 54 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.8% of 01581 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 01581. 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 01581

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 6.7%
5 to 9 years 6.5%
10 to 14 years 8.0%
15 to 19 years 5.9%
20 to 24 years 3.0%
25 to 34 years 14.9%
35 to 44 years 13.2%
45 to 54 years 14.4%
55 to 59 years 8.2%
60 to 64 years 5.6%
65 to 74 years 6.7%
75 to 84 years 4.2%
85 years and over 2.8%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 01581

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01581 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 29.5% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01581 is high blood pressure, as approximately 25.8% 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 01581. 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 01581

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Diagnosed diabetes 6.8%
High blood pressure 25.8%
Current asthma 9.2%
Chronic kidney disease 2.1%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 7.3%
Stroke 2.2%
Arthritis 22.2%
Coronary heart disease 4.6%
High cholesterol 29.5%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 01581

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01581 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 93.6% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 92.6% of those 18 and above in 01581 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01581 include sleeping less than 7 hours (35.7% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (26.2% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 01581

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Cholesterol screening 92.6%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 74.0%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 80.8%
Current access to health insurance 93.6%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 80.4%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 01581. 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 01581. 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 01581

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Obesity 26.2%
Current smoking 10.6%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 35.7%
Binge drinking 19.3%
No leisure-time physical activity 20.9%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 01581

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 01581 of 13.13¢/kWh. This rate is about 45.13% less than the average rate in Massachusetts, and approximately 15.07% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 01581 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.89 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 18.69% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 25.8% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).

Electricity Breakdown Details

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Electricity Rates in 01581

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 01581 13.13¢/kWh 7.38¢/kWh 5.14¢/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 01581

Month ZIP Code 01581 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.87 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.67 3 6.31
Mar 4.87 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.46 5.13 7.3
May 5.49 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.43 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.83 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.75 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.57 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.42 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.97 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.32 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 01581

In 01581, 69.1% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 7.8% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 31.8 minutes. Approximately 23.4% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01581 work in professional, scientific, management, and administrative, while an estimated 22.3% work in educational services, and health care and social assistance. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.2% of 01581 workers 16 years and over work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

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Job Industry Breakdown in 01581

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.2%
Construction 4.0%
Manufacturing 11.9%
Wholesale trade 2.8%
Retail trade 10.1%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 2.7%
Information 3.8%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 7.2%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 23.4%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 22.3%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 6.9%
Other services, except public administration 2.6%
Public administration 1.9%

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 01581

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 01581, credit card or prepaid card have received the most complaints in 01581 in the past 12 months. Checking or savings account received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Worcester County region was fees or interest.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

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Consumer Complaints by Product in 01581

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit card or prepaid card 3
Checking or savings account 1
Debt collection 1
Money transfer, virtual currency, or money service 1
Mortgage 1
Other 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 01581

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Fees or interest 2
Dealing with your lender or servicer 1
Managing an account 1
Problem with a purchase shown on your statement 1
Trouble during payment process 1
Other 2
* 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 01581. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.