Data Profile of ZIP Code 01826

About Dracut, MA (ZIP Code 01826)

Massachusetts

Comprehensive Data and Demographics About 01826

The 01826 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Dracut, MA in Middlesex County in the United States. The current population estimate is 31,294. An estimated 18.7% of residents in the 01826 ZIP Code are of age 62 years and older. Overall, the region has a median age of 40.0 years. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 91.3% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $38,359. The median household income is at $90,000, while an estimated 4% of the population in this ZIP is living below the poverty line.

Population in 01826

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 01826 is 31,294.

Dracut, MA

The 01826 ZIP Code is associated with Dracut, MA in Middlesex County.

Area Codes associated with 01826

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 01826 include No associated area codes were found for ZIP Code 01826.

Sunrise / Sunset in 01826

Sunrise: 6:36 am
Sunset: 6:37 pm
Sunrise in 01826 6:36 am
Sunrise in 01826 6:37 pm

Weather forecast for 01826

Overnight's forecast for 01826: Patchy fog. Clear, with a low around 41. North wind around 1 mph.

Current air quality in 01826

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 01826 Good

Internet in 01826

In ZIP Code 01826, an estimated 92.2% of households have a computer, while 87.3% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 01826

In ZIP Code 01826, the gender split is approximately 49.3% male and an estimated 50.7% female.

Health Insurance in 01826

Approximately 8.0% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 01826 (Dracut, MA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 01826

The median household income in ZIP Code 01826 is $90,000, while the region's mean household income is $102,200. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $38,359. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01826 of $38,359 is approximately 12.34% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $43,761. An estimated 4.3% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 54.74% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 24.6% of the population in 01826 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 13.8% earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, and 3.3% of 01826 residents earn less than $10,000 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 01826. 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 01826

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 3.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 3.4%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 5.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 6.4%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 10.5%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 13.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 11.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 24.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 11.5%
$200,000 or more per year 9.8%

Education levels in ZIP Code 01826

In ZIP Code 01826, 91.3% of the population graduated high school, while 31.1% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 3.1% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 11.1% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 32.2% in this Middlesex County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 01826

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 3.1%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 5.5%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 32.2%
Some college, no degree 18.0%
Associate's degree 10.1%
Bachelor's degree 20.0%
Graduate or professional degree 11.1%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 01826. 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 01826

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01826, 98.0% is one race, while 2.0% are two or more races. Approximately 6.6% of 01826 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01826 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (89.8%), followed by Black or African American (5.4%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 01826. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 01826

Industry Percent
White 89.8%
Black or African American 5.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.2%
Asian 4.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.2%
Some other race 1.7%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 01826

In ZIP Code 01826, 87.0% 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 6.7% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 1.7% of homes. Lastly, 2.2% 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 01826

Language Spoken Percent
English only 87.0%
Spanish 2.4%
Other Indo-European languages 6.7%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 1.7%
Other languages 2.2%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 01826. 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 01826

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01826, an estimated 18.4% of homes were built between 1980 and 1989. Additionally, 15.5% of homes in the region were built between 1970 and 1979, while an estimated 1.3% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Middlesex County region.

Age of Housing in 01826

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 1.8%
Built between 2010 and 2013 1.3%
Built between 2000 and 2009 7.7%
Built between 1990 and 1999 12.9%
Built between 1980 and 1989 18.4%
Built between 1970 and 1979 15.5%
Built between 1960 and 1969 10.0%
Built between 1950 and 1959 12.4%
Built between 1940 and 1949 5.6%
Built in 1939 or earlier 14.3%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 01826. 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 01826

Residents of ZIP Code 01826 are older than average. The median age of 40.0 years in ZIP Code 01826 is approximately 4.99% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 78.2% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 18.7% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 14.0% of the population in 01826 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 12.9% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.9% of 01826 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 01826. 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 01826

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 5.9%
5 to 9 years 5.0%
10 to 14 years 7.0%
15 to 19 years 6.7%
20 to 24 years 5.7%
25 to 34 years 12.5%
35 to 44 years 12.9%
45 to 54 years 14.0%
55 to 59 years 8.1%
60 to 64 years 6.8%
65 to 74 years 8.6%
75 to 84 years 4.9%
85 years and over 1.9%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 01826

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01826 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 01826 is high blood pressure, as approximately 27.4% 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 01826. 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 01826

Health Issue Percent of adults*
High blood pressure 27.4%
Arthritis 23.9%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 7.3%
Stroke 2.7%
Diagnosed diabetes 7.7%
Chronic kidney disease 2.4%
Current asthma 10.1%
Coronary heart disease 5.4%
High cholesterol 29.5%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 01826

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01826 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 92% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 90.8% of those 18 and above in 01826 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01826 include sleeping less than 7 hours (34.0% of adults aged 18 and above) and no leisure-time physical activity (25.1% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 01826

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 73.3%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 79.2%
Cholesterol screening 90.8%
Current access to health insurance 92%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 72.3%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 01826. 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 01826. 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 01826

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Obesity 24.9%
No leisure-time physical activity 25.1%
Binge drinking 21.0%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 34.0%
Current smoking 15.8%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 01826

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 01826 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 01826 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.86 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 17.96% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 26.25% 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 01826. This visualizes electricity rates in 01826 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 01826

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 01826 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 01826

Month ZIP Code 01826 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.93 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.8 3 6.31
Mar 5.07 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.37 5.13 7.3
May 5.51 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.22 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.93 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.69 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.49 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.52 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.57 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.21 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 01826. This visualizes solar power levels in 01826 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 01826

In 01826, 69.5% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 4.0% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 30.8 minutes. Approximately 25.3% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01826 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 13.0% work in manufacturing. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.4% of 01826 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 01826. 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 01826

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.4%
Construction 5.8%
Manufacturing 13.0%
Wholesale trade 1.8%
Retail trade 9.2%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 5.3%
Information 3.6%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 6.5%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 10.5%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 25.3%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 10.1%
Other services, except public administration 3.5%
Public administration 5.1%

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 01826

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 01826, money transfer, virtual currency, or money service have received the most complaints in 01826 in the past 12 months. Debt collection 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)

Pie chart displaying the specific consumer financial products associated with complaints that originated from residents in ZIP Code 01826. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 01826

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Money transfer, virtual currency, or money service 2
Debt collection 1
Vehicle loan or lease 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 01826

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Attempts to collect debt not owed 1
Managing the loan or lease 1
Managing, opening, or closing your mobile wallet account 1
Problem with customer service 1
* 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 01826. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.