Data Profile of ZIP Code 01821

About Billerica, MA (ZIP Code 01821)

Massachusetts

Comprehensive Data and Demographics About 01821

The 01821 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Billerica, MA in Middlesex County in the United States. The current population estimate is 32,797. An estimated 19.0% of residents in the 01821 ZIP Code are of age 62 years and older. Overall, the region has a median age of 41.1 years. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 93.6% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $42,310. The median household income is $106,141, while about 2% of the population is living below the poverty line.

Population in 01821

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 01821 is 32,797.

Billerica, MA

The 01821 ZIP Code is associated with Billerica, MA in Middlesex County.

Area Codes associated with 01821

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 01821 include 508, and 978.

Sunrise / Sunset in 01821

Sunrise: 7:00 am
Sunset: 4:55 pm
Sunrise in 01821 7:00 am
Sunrise in 01821 4:55 pm

Weather forecast for 01821

This Afternoon's forecast for 01821: Partly sunny. High near 45, with temperatures falling to around 37 in the afternoon. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

Current air quality in 01821

Air quality: Fair Air quality scale in 01821 Fair

Internet in 01821

In ZIP Code 01821, an estimated 95.2% of households have a computer, while 92.8% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 01821

In ZIP Code 01821, the gender split is approximately 49.5% male and an estimated 50.5% female.

Health Insurance in 01821

Approximately 5.7% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 01821 (Billerica, MA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 01821

The median household income in ZIP Code 01821 is $106,141, while the region's mean household income is $117,150. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $42,310. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01821 of $42,310 is approximately 3.32% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $43,761. An estimated 2.1% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 77.89% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 27.4% of the population in 01821 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 16.1% earn $150,000 to $199,999 per year, and 1.9% of 01821 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 01821. 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 01821

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 2.1%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 1.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 3.7%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 3.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 9.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 11.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 13.1%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 27.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 16.1%
$200,000 or more per year 11.2%

Education levels in ZIP Code 01821

In ZIP Code 01821, 93.6% of the population graduated high school, while 37.2% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 1.9% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 12.4% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 31.2% in this Middlesex County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 01821

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 1.9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 4.5%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 31.2%
Some college, no degree 17.2%
Associate's degree 8.0%
Bachelor's degree 24.8%
Graduate or professional degree 12.4%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 01821. 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 01821

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01821, 97.9% is one race, while 2.1% are two or more races. Approximately 3.6% of 01821 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01821 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (86.5%), followed by Asian (9.1%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 01821. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 01821

Industry Percent
White 86.5%
Black or African American 4.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.6%
Asian 9.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.2%
Some other race 1.6%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 01821

In ZIP Code 01821, 85.5% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.9% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 7.6% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 3.5% of homes. Lastly, 1.5% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Middlesex County region.

Language Spoken in 01821

Language Spoken Percent
English only 85.5%
Spanish 1.9%
Other Indo-European languages 7.6%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 3.5%
Other languages 1.5%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 01821. 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 01821

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01821, an estimated 23.1% of homes were built between 1960 and 1969. Additionally, 19.5% of homes in the region were built between 1970 and 1979, while an estimated 1.2% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Middlesex County region.

Age of Housing in 01821

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 1.2%
Built between 2010 and 2013 3.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 7.9%
Built between 1990 and 1999 11.1%
Built between 1980 and 1989 10.5%
Built between 1970 and 1979 19.5%
Built between 1960 and 1969 23.1%
Built between 1950 and 1959 12.4%
Built between 1940 and 1949 1.9%
Built in 1939 or earlier 9.3%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 01821. 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 01821

Residents of ZIP Code 01821 are older than average. The median age of 41.1 years in ZIP Code 01821 is approximately 7.87% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 80.1% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 19.0% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 16.4% of the population in 01821 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 13.5% are aged 25 to 34 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.6% of 01821 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 01821. 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 01821

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 5.4%
5 to 9 years 4.8%
10 to 14 years 5.1%
15 to 19 years 6.4%
20 to 24 years 6.9%
25 to 34 years 13.5%
35 to 44 years 12.2%
45 to 54 years 16.4%
55 to 59 years 7.3%
60 to 64 years 6.9%
65 to 74 years 8.5%
75 to 84 years 4.8%
85 years and over 1.6%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 01821

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01821 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 29.4% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01821 is high blood pressure, as approximately 26.2% of adults 18 and older in this Middlesex County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01821. 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 01821

Health Issue Percent of adults*
High cholesterol 29.4%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 6.5%
Current asthma 10.1%
Arthritis 20.8%
Stroke 2.2%
Chronic kidney disease 2.3%
High blood pressure 26.2%
Diagnosed diabetes 7.1%
Coronary heart disease 4.7%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 01821

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01821 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 94.3% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 91.4% of those 18 and above in 01821 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01821 include sleeping less than 7 hours (29.3% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (22.2% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 01821

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Cholesterol screening 91.4%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 75.2%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 74.7%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 73.0%
Current access to health insurance 94.3%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 01821. 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 01821. 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 01821

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Obesity 22.2%
Binge drinking 17.6%
No leisure-time physical activity 16.5%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 29.3%
Current smoking 12.1%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 01821

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 01821 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 01821 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 01821. This visualizes electricity rates in 01821 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 01821

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 01821 13.13¢/kWh 7.38¢/kWh 5.14¢/kWh
Massachusetts 26.28¢/kWh 18.79¢/kWh 17.53¢/kWh
United States 15.64¢/kWh 12.5¢/kWh 8.3¢/kWh

Solar Power in 01821

Month ZIP Code 01821 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 4.01 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.67 3 6.31
Mar 5.16 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.44 5.13 7.3
May 5.47 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.35 5.72 6.95
Jul 6.05 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.82 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.59 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.48 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.89 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 01821. This visualizes solar power levels in 01821 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 01821

In 01821, 73.1% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 2.4% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 29.8 minutes. Approximately 22.0% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01821 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 16.0% work in professional, scientific, management, and administrative. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 01821 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 01821. 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 01821

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.0%
Construction 7.4%
Manufacturing 11.1%
Wholesale trade 1.6%
Retail trade 11.2%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 4.9%
Information 2.9%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 6.4%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 16.0%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 22.0%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 8.1%
Other services, except public administration 4.1%
Public administration 4.2%

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 01821

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 01821, credit card or prepaid card have received the most complaints in 01821 in the past 12 months. Credit reporting or credit repair services received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Middlesex County region was incorrect information on a report.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

Pie chart displaying the specific consumer financial products associated with complaints that originated from residents in ZIP Code 01821. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 01821

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit card or prepaid card 4
Credit reporting or credit repair services 3
Vehicle loan or lease 2
Mortgage 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 01821

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Incorrect information on your report 2
Advertising and marketing, including promotional offers 1
Getting a credit card 1
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 1
Problem with a purchase shown on your statement 1
Other 4
* 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 01821. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.