Data Profile of ZIP Code 01886

About Westford, MA (ZIP Code 01886)

Massachusetts

Demographics Data and Other Detailed Statistics About 01886

The 01886 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Westford, MA in Middlesex County in the United States. The current population estimate is 24,342. An estimated 16.0% of residents in the 01886 ZIP Code are of age 62 years and older. Overall, the region has a median age of 43.2 years. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 97.6% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $56,057. The median household income is at $144,917, while an estimated 2% of the population in this ZIP is living below the poverty line.

Population in 01886

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 01886 is 24,342.

Westford, MA

The 01886 ZIP Code is associated with Westford, MA in Middlesex County.

Area Codes associated with 01886

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 01886 include 508, and 978.

Sunrise / Sunset in 01886

Sunrise: 6:40 am
Sunset: 6:31 pm
Sunrise in 01886 6:40 am
Sunrise in 01886 6:31 pm

Weather forecast for 01886

Today's forecast for 01886: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. North wind around 8 mph.

Current air quality in 01886

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 01886 Good

Internet in 01886

In ZIP Code 01886, an estimated 95.6% of households have a computer, while 93.8% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 01886

In ZIP Code 01886, the gender split is approximately 49.3% male and an estimated 50.7% female.

Health Insurance in 01886

Approximately 5.0% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 01886 (Westford, MA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 01886

The median household income in ZIP Code 01886 is $144,917, while the region's mean household income is $157,882. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $56,057. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01886 of $56,057 is approximately 28.1% 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 29.1% of the population in 01886 earn $200,000 or more per year, while an estimated 19.1% earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, and 1.2% of 01886 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 01886. 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 01886

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 1.4%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 1.2%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 4.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 4.1%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 4.1%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 8.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 9.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 19.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 18.9%
$200,000 or more per year 29.1%

Education levels in ZIP Code 01886

In ZIP Code 01886, 97.6% of the population graduated high school, while 67.4% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 1.5% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 33.5% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 12.8% in this Middlesex County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 01886

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 1.5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 0.9%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 12.8%
Some college, no degree 10.9%
Associate's degree 6.5%
Bachelor's degree 33.9%
Graduate or professional degree 33.5%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 01886. 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 01886

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01886, 98.3% is one race, while 1.7% are two or more races. Approximately 1.5% of 01886 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01886 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (79.0%), followed by Asian (21.2%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 01886. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 01886

Industry Percent
White 79.0%
Black or African American 0.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.5%
Asian 21.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 0.0%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 01886

In ZIP Code 01886, 82.3% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 0.6% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 5.6% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 11.2% of homes. Lastly, 0.3% 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 01886

Language Spoken Percent
English only 82.3%
Spanish 0.6%
Other Indo-European languages 5.6%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 11.2%
Other languages 0.3%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 01886. 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 01886

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01886, an estimated 20.4% of homes were built between 1990 and 1999. Additionally, 15.8% of homes in the region were built between 1980 and 1989, while an estimated 2.5% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Middlesex County region.

Age of Housing in 01886

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 2.5%
Built between 2010 and 2013 4.8%
Built between 2000 and 2009 10.8%
Built between 1990 and 1999 20.4%
Built between 1980 and 1989 15.8%
Built between 1970 and 1979 15.5%
Built between 1960 and 1969 9.8%
Built between 1950 and 1959 7.1%
Built between 1940 and 1949 2.6%
Built in 1939 or earlier 10.8%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 01886. 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 01886

Residents of ZIP Code 01886 are older than average. The median age of 43.2 years in ZIP Code 01886 is approximately 13.39% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 73.7% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 16.0% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 18.8% of the population in 01886 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 13.5% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.3% of 01886 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 01886. 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 01886

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 4.7%
5 to 9 years 6.2%
10 to 14 years 8.9%
15 to 19 years 8.8%
20 to 24 years 4.6%
25 to 34 years 7.3%
35 to 44 years 13.5%
45 to 54 years 18.8%
55 to 59 years 8.7%
60 to 64 years 5.6%
65 to 74 years 7.5%
75 to 84 years 4.2%
85 years and over 1.3%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 01886

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01886 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 29.9% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01886 is high blood pressure, as approximately 25.0% 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 01886. 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 01886

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 7.2%
Chronic kidney disease 2.0%
Coronary heart disease 4.3%
High blood pressure 25.0%
Diagnosed diabetes 6.6%
High cholesterol 29.9%
Stroke 2.1%
Current asthma 8.8%
Arthritis 21.8%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 01886

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01886 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 95% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 94.0% of those 18 and above in 01886 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01886 include sleeping less than 7 hours (31.0% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (21.9% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 01886

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 81.0%
Current access to health insurance 95%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 73.3%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 81.0%
Cholesterol screening 94.0%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 01886. 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 01886. 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 01886

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
No leisure-time physical activity 18.9%
Binge drinking 20.5%
Obesity 21.9%
Current smoking 10.4%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 31.0%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 01886

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 01886 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 01886 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 01886. This visualizes electricity rates in 01886 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 01886

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 01886 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 01886

Month ZIP Code 01886 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.76 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.71 3 6.31
Mar 5.14 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.5 5.13 7.3
May 5.43 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.26 5.72 6.95
Jul 6.04 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.84 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.46 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.46 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.64 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.06 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 01886. This visualizes solar power levels in 01886 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 01886

In 01886, 70.1% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 7.6% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 34.1 minutes. Approximately 25.8% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01886 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 19.6% work in professional, scientific, management, and administrative. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.1% of 01886 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 01886. 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 01886

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.1%
Construction 4.3%
Manufacturing 14.8%
Wholesale trade 2.7%
Retail trade 7.4%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 2.7%
Information 4.5%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 7.4%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 19.6%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 25.8%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 5.9%
Other services, except public administration 2.0%
Public administration 2.8%

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 01886

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 01886, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 01886 in the past 12 months. Checking or savings account 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 01886. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 01886

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or credit repair services 4
Checking or savings account 2
Debt collection 1
Money transfer, virtual currency, or money service 1
Mortgage 1
Other 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 01886

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Incorrect information on your report 2
Opening an account 2
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 2
Attempts to collect debt not owed 1
Closing on a mortgage 1
Other 2
* 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 01886. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.