Data Profile of ZIP Code 01840

About Lawrence, MA (ZIP Code 01840)

Massachusetts

Detailed Demographics Data and Other Stats About 01840

The 01840 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Lawrence, MA in Essex County in the United States. The current population estimate is 5,573. An estimated 17.1% of residents in the 01840 ZIP Code are of age 62 years and older. Overall, the region has a median age of 35.2 years. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 62.0% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $19,509. Approximately 28% of the population lives below the poverty line, while the median househould income sits at $24,045.

Population in 01840

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 01840 is 5,573.

Lawrence, MA

The 01840 ZIP Code is associated with Lawrence, MA in Essex County.

Area Codes associated with 01840

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 01840 include 351, 508, and 978.

Sunrise / Sunset in 01840

Sunrise: 6:39 am
Sunset: 6:29 pm
Sunrise in 01840 6:39 am
Sunrise in 01840 6:29 pm

Weather forecast for 01840

Forecast currently unavailable.

Current air quality in 01840

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 01840 Good

Internet in 01840

In ZIP Code 01840, an estimated 69.9% of households have a computer, while 57.4% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 01840

In ZIP Code 01840, the gender split is approximately 49.1% male and an estimated 50.9% female.

Health Insurance in 01840

Approximately 27.8% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 01840 (Lawrence, MA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 01840

The median household income in ZIP Code 01840 is $24,045, while the region's mean household income is $46,218. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $19,509. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01840 of $19,509 is approximately 55.42% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $43,761. An estimated 27.6% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately190.53% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 21.1% of the population in 01840 earn $15,000 to $24,999 per year, while an estimated 19.2% earn less than $10,000 per year, and 1.6% of 01840 residents earn $150,000 to $199,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 01840. 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 01840

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 19.2%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 11.8%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 21.1%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 11.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 10.9%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 6.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 5.3%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 1.6%
$200,000 or more per year 2.8%

Education levels in ZIP Code 01840

In ZIP Code 01840, 62.0% of the population graduated high school, while 11.9% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 24.0% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 3.2% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 30.7% in this Essex County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 01840

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 24.0%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 14.1%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 30.7%
Some college, no degree 14.1%
Associate's degree 5.2%
Bachelor's degree 8.7%
Graduate or professional degree 3.2%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 01840. 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 01840

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01840, 94.9% is one race, while 5.1% are two or more races. Approximately 86.7% of 01840 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01840 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is Some other race (48.1%), followed by White (47.4%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 01840. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 01840

Industry Percent
White 47.4%
Black or African American 7.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.9%
Asian 0.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.6%
Some other race 48.1%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 01840

In ZIP Code 01840, 16.1% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 82.9% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 1.0% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.0% of homes. Lastly, 0.0% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Essex County region.

Language Spoken in 01840

Language Spoken Percent
English only 16.1%
Spanish 82.9%
Other Indo-European languages 1.0%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.0%
Other languages 0.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 01840. 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 01840

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01840, an estimated 51.5% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 13.9% of homes in the region were built between 1980 and 1989, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Essex County region.

Age of Housing in 01840

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.0%
Built between 2010 and 2013 2.2%
Built between 2000 and 2009 6.3%
Built between 1990 and 1999 2.3%
Built between 1980 and 1989 13.9%
Built between 1970 and 1979 3.3%
Built between 1960 and 1969 9.1%
Built between 1950 and 1959 8.0%
Built between 1940 and 1949 3.5%
Built in 1939 or earlier 51.5%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 01840. 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 01840

Residents of ZIP Code 01840 are younger than average. The median age of 35.2 years in ZIP Code 01840 is approximately 7.61% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 75.2% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 17.1% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 13.9% of the population in 01840 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 12.9% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.2% of 01840 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 01840. 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 01840

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 7.8%
5 to 9 years 7.3%
10 to 14 years 6.8%
15 to 19 years 5.1%
20 to 24 years 8.5%
25 to 34 years 13.9%
35 to 44 years 12.9%
45 to 54 years 11.9%
55 to 59 years 6.9%
60 to 64 years 5.4%
65 to 74 years 8.3%
75 to 84 years 3.1%
85 years and over 2.2%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 01840

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01840 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 30.6% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01840 is high cholesterol, as approximately 29.6% of adults 18 and older in this Essex County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01840. 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 01840

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Current asthma 10.1%
Stroke 3.9%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 5.1%
Coronary heart disease 7.7%
Chronic kidney disease 4.1%
Diagnosed diabetes 15.8%
Arthritis 24.5%
High blood pressure 30.6%
High cholesterol 29.6%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 01840

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01840 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 85.2% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 78.2% of those 18 and above in 01840 list visits to doctor for routine checkup, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01840 include no leisure-time physical activity (47.3% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (38.9% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 01840

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Cholesterol screening 85.2%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 78.2%
Current access to health insurance 72.2%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 53.7%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 72.2%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 01840. 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 01840. 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 01840

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
No leisure-time physical activity 47.3%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 38.9%
Current smoking 19.4%
Obesity 34.9%
Binge drinking 16.7%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 01840

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 01840 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 01840 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.84 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 17.48% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 26.56% 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 01840. This visualizes electricity rates in 01840 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 01840

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 01840 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 01840

Month ZIP Code 01840 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.72 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.67 3 6.31
Mar 5.1 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.36 5.13 7.3
May 5.59 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.34 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.73 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.81 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.41 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.6 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.5 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.28 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 01840

In 01840, 55.6% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 4.9% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 26.0 minutes. Approximately 20.7% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01840 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 17.6% work in professional, scientific, management, and administrative. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 01840 workers 16 years and over work in public administration.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 01840. 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 01840

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.0%
Construction 0.3%
Manufacturing 13.3%
Wholesale trade 2.6%
Retail trade 14.0%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 6.0%
Information 2.4%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 4.0%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 17.6%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 20.7%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 12.7%
Other services, except public administration 6.3%
Public administration 0.0%

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 01840

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 01840, checking or savings account have received the most complaints in 01840 in the past 12 months. Money transfer, virtual currency, or money service received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Essex County region was fraud or scam.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

Pie chart displaying the specific consumer financial products associated with complaints that originated from residents in ZIP Code 01840. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 01840

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Checking or savings account 2
Money transfer, virtual currency, or money service 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 01840

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Fraud or scam 1
Managing an account 1
Problem with a lender or other company charging your account 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 01840. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.