Data Profile of ZIP Code 01610

About Worcester, MA (ZIP Code 01610)

Massachusetts

Demographics Data and Detailed Statistics About 01610

The 01610 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Worcester, MA in Worcester County in the United States. The current population estimate is 22,023. About 11.0% of residents in ZIP Code 01610 are aged 62 years and older, and the region has a median age of 27.8 years. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 72.8% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $18,452. Approximately 20% of the population lives below the poverty line, while the median househould income sits at $33,695.

Population in 01610

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 01610 is 22,023.

Worcester, MA

The 01610 ZIP Code is associated with Worcester, MA in Worcester County.

Area Codes associated with 01610

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 01610 include 508, and 774.

Sunrise / Sunset in 01610

Sunrise: 5:10 am
Sunset: 8:26 pm
Sunrise in 01610 5:10 am
Sunrise in 01610 8:26 pm

Weather forecast for 01610

This Afternoon's forecast for 01610: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

Current air quality in 01610

Air quality: Fair Air quality scale in 01610 Fair

Internet in 01610

In ZIP Code 01610, an estimated 84.2% of households have a computer, while 73.9% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 01610

Males make up an estimated 47.9% of the overall population in ZIP Code 01610, while females comprise about 52.1%.

Health Insurance in 01610

Approximately 12.1% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 01610 (Worcester, MA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 01610

The median household income in ZIP Code 01610 is $33,695, while the region's mean household income is $46,091. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $18,452. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01610 of $18,452 is approximately 57.83% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $43,761. An estimated 20.0% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately110.53% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 15.5% of the population in 01610 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 14.8% earn $35,000 to $49,999 per year, and 1.8% of 01610 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 01610. 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 01610

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 14.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 11.7%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 13.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 12.0%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 14.8%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 15.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 8.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 5.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 1.8%
$200,000 or more per year 1.8%

Education levels in ZIP Code 01610

In ZIP Code 01610, 72.8% of the population graduated high school, while 16.1% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 8.4% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 4.2% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 34.0% in this Worcester County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 01610

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 8.4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 18.8%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 34.0%
Some college, no degree 14.2%
Associate's degree 8.4%
Bachelor's degree 11.9%
Graduate or professional degree 4.2%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 01610. 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 01610

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01610, 94.7% is one race, while 5.3% are two or more races. Approximately 34.4% of 01610 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01610 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (67.9%), followed by Black or African American (16.0%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 01610. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 01610

Industry Percent
White 67.9%
Black or African American 16.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.8%
Asian 9.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.4%
Some other race 10.0%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 01610

In ZIP Code 01610, 60.4% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 25.0% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 6.6% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 4.9% of homes. Lastly, 3.0% 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 01610

Language Spoken Percent
English only 60.4%
Spanish 25.0%
Other Indo-European languages 6.6%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 4.9%
Other languages 3.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 01610. 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 01610

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01610, an estimated 76.1% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 4.9% of homes in the region were built between 1940 and 1949, while an estimated 0.4% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Worcester County region.

Age of Housing in 01610

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.8%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.4%
Built between 2000 and 2009 2.7%
Built between 1990 and 1999 0.8%
Built between 1980 and 1989 4.2%
Built between 1970 and 1979 3.3%
Built between 1960 and 1969 3.2%
Built between 1950 and 1959 3.6%
Built between 1940 and 1949 4.9%
Built in 1939 or earlier 76.1%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 01610. 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 01610

Residents of ZIP Code 01610 are younger than average. The median age of 27.8 years in ZIP Code 01610 is approximately 27.03% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 86.0% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 11.0% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 18.3% of the population in 01610 falls in the age group 20 to 24 years, while an estimated 15.8% are aged 15 to 19 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.0% of 01610 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 01610. 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 01610

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 4.4%
5 to 9 years 3.9%
10 to 14 years 2.7%
15 to 19 years 15.8%
20 to 24 years 18.3%
25 to 34 years 15.5%
35 to 44 years 10.0%
45 to 54 years 11.8%
55 to 59 years 4.5%
60 to 64 years 4.3%
65 to 74 years 5.2%
75 to 84 years 2.6%
85 years and over 1.0%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 01610

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01610 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 26.9% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01610 is high blood pressure, as approximately 24.2% 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 01610. 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 01610

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 18.5%
High blood pressure 24.2%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 3.8%
Current asthma 14.1%
Coronary heart disease 4.6%
Diagnosed diabetes 10.1%
High cholesterol 26.9%
Chronic kidney disease 2.5%
Stroke 2.6%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 01610

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01610 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 87.9% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 74.7% of those 18 and above in 01610 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01610 include sleeping less than 7 hours (37.1% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (35.2% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 01610

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 87.9%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 66.2%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 71.5%
Cholesterol screening 74.7%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 55.9%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 01610. 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 01610. 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 01610

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 15.9%
Current smoking 19.1%
No leisure-time physical activity 31.0%
Obesity 35.2%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 37.1%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 01610

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 01610 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.88 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 18.45% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 25.95% 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 01610. This visualizes electricity rates in 01610 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 01610

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 01610 13.13¢/kWh 7.38¢/kWh 5.14¢/kWh
Massachusetts 29.66¢/kWh 20.78¢/kWh 17.97¢/kWh
United States 16.68¢/kWh 12.76¢/kWh 7.73¢/kWh

Solar Power in 01610

Month ZIP Code 01610 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.78 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.65 3 6.31
Mar 5.13 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.56 5.13 7.3
May 5.41 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.51 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.99 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.72 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.35 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.33 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.85 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.27 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 01610. This visualizes solar power levels in 01610 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 01610

In 01610, 51.7% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 6.6% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 20.7 minutes. Approximately 33.6% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01610 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 15.2% work in retail trade. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.1% of 01610 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 01610. 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 01610

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.1%
Construction 5.1%
Manufacturing 8.3%
Wholesale trade 1.1%
Retail trade 15.2%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 4.4%
Information 2.1%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 3.2%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 7.8%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 33.6%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 14.1%
Other services, except public administration 3.9%
Public administration 1.2%

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 01610

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 01610, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 01610 in the past 12 months. Credit reporting or other personal consumer reports received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Worcester County region was improper use of a report.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

Pie chart displaying the specific consumer financial products associated with complaints that originated from residents in ZIP Code 01610. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 01610

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or credit repair services 87
Credit reporting or other personal consumer reports 46
Checking or savings account 9
Debt collection 9
Credit card or prepaid card 6
Other 14
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 01610

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Improper use of your report 106
Incorrect information on your report 17
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 11
Attempts to collect debt not owed 6
Getting a credit card 3
Other 28
* Total 2021 - 2024 (current)

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 01610. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.

Notes

  • [5] All electricity rates and electricity usage data referenced here originate from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and/or the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). Estimates utilize regional U.S. Census Bureau data along with regional NREL and/or EIA data.
  • [6] All consumer financial product complaint data referenced here originate from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.