Data Profile of ZIP Code 01824

About Chelmsford, MA (ZIP Code 01824)

Massachusetts

Comprehensive Data and Demographics About 01824

The 01824 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Chelmsford, MA in Middlesex County in the United States. The current population estimate is 25,754. An estimated 21.6% of residents in the 01824 ZIP Code are of age 62 years and older. Overall, the region has a median age of 44.7 years. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 97.2% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $54,114. Median househould income is approximately $126,081, and an estimated 2% of the population is living below the poverty line.

Population in 01824

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 01824 is 25,754.

Chelmsford, MA

The 01824 ZIP Code is associated with Chelmsford, MA in Middlesex County.

Area Codes associated with 01824

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 01824 include No associated area codes were found for ZIP Code 01824.

Sunrise / Sunset in 01824

Sunrise: 6:41 am
Sunset: 6:28 pm
Sunrise in 01824 6:41 am
Sunrise in 01824 6:28 pm

Weather forecast for 01824

Tonight's forecast for 01824: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind 2 to 6 mph.

Current air quality in 01824

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 01824 Good

Internet in 01824

In ZIP Code 01824, an estimated 95.0% of households have a computer, while 94.2% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 01824

In ZIP Code 01824, the gender split is approximately 49.1% male and an estimated 50.9% female.

Health Insurance in 01824

Approximately 5.4% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 01824 (Chelmsford, MA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 01824

The median household income in ZIP Code 01824 is $126,081, while the region's mean household income is $141,712. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $54,114. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01824 of $54,114 is approximately 23.66% more than the per capita income in Massachusetts overall of $43,761. An estimated 1.5% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 84.21% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 21.2% of the population in 01824 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 20.9% earn $200,000 or more per year, and 2.0% of 01824 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 01824. 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 01824

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 2.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 2.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 3.6%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 3.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 6.8%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 8.6%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 12.0%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 21.2%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 18.4%
$200,000 or more per year 20.9%

Education levels in ZIP Code 01824

In ZIP Code 01824, 97.2% of the population graduated high school, while 59.5% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 1.2% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 25.3% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 17.6% in this Middlesex County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 01824

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 1.2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1.6%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 17.6%
Some college, no degree 12.6%
Associate's degree 7.4%
Bachelor's degree 34.2%
Graduate or professional degree 25.3%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 01824. 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 01824

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01824, 98.5% is one race, while 1.5% are two or more races. Approximately 2.9% of 01824 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01824 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (88.9%), followed by Asian (10.6%) .

Race Breakdown Details

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Racial Composition of 01824

Industry Percent
White 88.9%
Black or African American 0.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.4%
Asian 10.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 0.8%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 01824

In ZIP Code 01824, 86.3% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.8% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 5.8% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 6.0% of homes. Lastly, 0.2% 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 01824

Language Spoken Percent
English only 86.3%
Spanish 1.8%
Other Indo-European languages 5.8%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 6.0%
Other languages 0.2%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 01824. 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 01824

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01824, an estimated 30.6% of homes were built between 1960 and 1969. Additionally, 13.7% of homes in the region were built between 1970 and 1979, while an estimated 0.3% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Middlesex County region.

Age of Housing in 01824

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.6%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.3%
Built between 2000 and 2009 5.0%
Built between 1990 and 1999 9.4%
Built between 1980 and 1989 12.6%
Built between 1970 and 1979 13.7%
Built between 1960 and 1969 30.6%
Built between 1950 and 1959 12.8%
Built between 1940 and 1949 2.6%
Built in 1939 or earlier 12.5%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 01824. 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 01824

Residents of ZIP Code 01824 are older than average. The median age of 44.7 years in ZIP Code 01824 is approximately 17.32% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 79.1% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 21.6% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 16.5% of the population in 01824 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 12.0% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.0% of 01824 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 01824. 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 01824

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 5.9%
5 to 9 years 6.0%
10 to 14 years 5.2%
15 to 19 years 5.5%
20 to 24 years 5.1%
25 to 34 years 10.7%
35 to 44 years 12.0%
45 to 54 years 16.5%
55 to 59 years 8.0%
60 to 64 years 6.8%
65 to 74 years 10.0%
75 to 84 years 6.3%
85 years and over 2.0%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 01824

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01824 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 30.9% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01824 is high blood pressure, as approximately 27.2% 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 01824. 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 01824

Health Issue Percent of adults*
High blood pressure 27.2%
Arthritis 24.0%
Coronary heart disease 5.1%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 8.3%
Diagnosed diabetes 7.2%
High cholesterol 30.9%
Current asthma 9.0%
Chronic kidney disease 2.3%
Stroke 2.5%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 01824

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01824 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 94.6% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 93.7% of those 18 and above in 01824 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01824 include sleeping less than 7 hours (30.9% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (22.0% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 01824

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 79.3%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 75.8%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 81.6%
Current access to health insurance 94.6%
Cholesterol screening 93.7%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 01824. 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 01824. 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 01824

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
No leisure-time physical activity 20.1%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 30.9%
Current smoking 10.8%
Binge drinking 19.8%
Obesity 22.0%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 01824

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 01824 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 01824 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.92 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 19.42% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 25.34% 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 01824

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 01824 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 01824

Month ZIP Code 01824 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.97 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.7 3 6.31
Mar 5.09 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.5 5.13 7.3
May 5.51 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.32 5.72 6.95
Jul 6.04 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.63 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.51 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.52 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.74 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.45 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 01824

In 01824, 68.3% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 5.4% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 30.0 minutes. Approximately 25.9% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01824 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 21.4% work in professional, scientific, management, and administrative. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.1% of 01824 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 01824

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.1%
Construction 4.8%
Manufacturing 15.7%
Wholesale trade 1.7%
Retail trade 8.4%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 3.2%
Information 3.5%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 6.6%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 21.4%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 25.9%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 3.4%
Other services, except public administration 3.0%
Public administration 2.3%

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 01824

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 01824, debt collection have received the most complaints in 01824 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 attempts to collect debt not owed.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

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Consumer Complaints by Product in 01824

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Debt collection 8
Credit reporting or credit repair services 7
Checking or savings account 4
Mortgage 4
Payday loan, title loan, or personal loan 1
Other 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 01824

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Attempts to collect debt not owed 6
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 6
Closing on a mortgage 2
Confusing or misleading advertising or marketing 2
Managing an account 2
Other 7
* 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 01824. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.