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01608 Zip Code (Worcester, MA) Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2019: 4,519
Zip code population in 2010: 3,888
Zip code population in 2000: 3,195

Houses and condos: 2,275
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,749
% of renters here:

90%
State:

38%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 01608: 130.3 (high, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 0.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 10,098 people per square mile 
 
 (high).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 01608
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

1.6% ($3,077)
Massachusetts:

1.2% ($4,899)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,144 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,000 (1.7%)

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Males: 1,973  (43.7%)
Females: 2,546  (56.3%)

For population 25 years and over in 01608:

  • High school or higher: 68.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 8.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 01608:

  • Never married: 60.1%
  • Now married: 22.8%
  • Separated: 5.9%
  • Widowed: 3.0%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

Zip code 01608 compared to state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 01608 (2019)
    • 1,98651.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,05227.1%White
    • 53713.8%Black
    • 2075.3%Asian
    • 721.9%Two or more races
    • 180.5%Some other race
    • 160.4%American Indian
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $192,842
01608:

$192,842
Massachusetts:

$418,600



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in 01608 zip code as of December 02, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 01608 is 712 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

28.5 years
Massachusetts median age:

39.7 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.2 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 01608, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $48,097 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$48,097
State:

$81,425

Salary/wage: $30,800 (reported on 85.2% of returns)
Here:

$30,800
State:

$64,752
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 83.2% for AGIs below $25k, 88.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 91.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 48.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 28.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $4,323 (reported on 20.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$4,323
Massachusetts:

$2,136
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $35,595 (reported on 14.8% of returns)
Here:

$35,595
State:

$9,473
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 23.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 16.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$26,005 (reported on 12.8% of returns)
Here:

+$26,005
State:

+$31,437
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 14.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$13,950 (reported on 9.4% of returns)
Here:

+$13,950
State:

+$20,662
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.2% for AGIs below $25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $23,843 (reported on 4.7% of returns)
01608:

$23,843
Massachusetts:

$18,892

Total itemized deductions: $43,203 (28% of AGI, reported on 20.1% of returns)
Here:

$43,203
State:

$28,907

Here:

28.2% of AGI
State:

18.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.2% for AGIs below $25k, 12.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 31.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 24.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 21.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $13,089 (reported on 12.8% of returns)
Here:

$13,089
State:

$4,208
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $15,310 (reported on 19.5% of returns)
01608:

$15,310
State:

$13,303
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 9.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,639 (reported on 32.9% of returns)
Here:

$2,639
State:

$1,971
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.0% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 61.7%
Here:

62%
State:

56%
(% for various income ranges: 60.0% for AGIs below $25k, 53.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 63.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 100.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 83.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 100.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 01608, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $41,732 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$41,732
State:

$62,877

Salary/wage: $27,714 (reported on 82.7% of returns)
Here:

$27,714
State:

$52,969
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 84.8% for AGIs below $10k, 89.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 87.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 70.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 49.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 29.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $5,356 (reported on 24.1% of returns)
This zip code:

$5,356
Massachusetts:

$1,945
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.0% for AGIs below $10k, 1.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $24,360 (reported on 16.1% of returns)
Here:

$24,360
State:

$5,323
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.2% for AGIs below $10k, 2.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 14.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$35,701 (reported on 14.1% of returns)
Here:

+$35,701
State:

+$20,377
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.7% for AGIs below $10k, -0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 22.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$5,865 (reported on 6.8% of returns)
Here:

+$5,865
State:

+$17,837
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.6% for AGIs below $10k, 3.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.8% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Total itemized deductions: $32,231 (28% of AGI, reported on 23.5% of returns)
Here:

$32,231
State:

$22,573

Here:

27.8% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 23.5% for AGIs below $10k, 14.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 22.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 19.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 19.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $9,853 (8% of AGI, reported on 18.7% of returns)
Here:

$9,853
State:

$3,295

Here:

7.6% of AGI
State:

2.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $10,408 (reported on 52.6% of returns)
01608:

$10,408
State:

$11,494
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs below $10k, 3.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 20.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $2,032 (reported on 32.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,032
State:

$1,518

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 63.8%
Here:

64%
State:

58%
(% for various income ranges: 64.8% for AGIs below $10k, 60.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 57.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 66.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 79.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 95.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$32,817
Massachusetts:

$85,843
Worcester, MA (01608) map Nearest zip codes: 01610, 01605, 01604, 01609, 01607, 01603.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

31.4%
Massachusetts:

44.6%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

9.5%
Massachusetts:

46.7%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 723
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,170


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 117 (63 now married, 53 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 1,323 (296 now married, 1,035 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 01608 with a mortgage: 73
Houses without a mortgage: 122

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,266
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $621

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

40.0%
Whole state:

9.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

23.7%
Whole state:

5.0%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

3.8
State:

6.5
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.6
State:

4.0
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 01608: Babcock Block (A), Galleria at Worcester Center (B), Worcester Center (C), Worcester Fire Department South Division (D), Worcester City Hall (E), Dumphy Memorial Library (F), E M Loews Center for the Performing Arts (G), Bowditch and Dewey Library (H), Worcester Law Library (I), Slater Building (J), Mechanics Hall (K), Masonic Temple (L), Federal Courthouse (M), Worcester Centrum (N), Brockelmans Market (O), Denholms Building (P), Executive Plaza (Q), Worcester County Convention and Visitors Bureau (R), Worcester County Horticultural Society (S), Worcester Mechanics Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Centers: Galleria at Worcester Center Shopping Center (1), Mid Town Mall (2), Norwich Place Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 01608 include: Saint Johns Catholic Church (A), Armenian Church of Our Savior (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 01608 include: Worcester Common (1), Mechanics Hall District (2), Lower Pleasant Street District (3), Franklin Square (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 1572014 or later
  • 192010 to 2013
  • 762000 to 2009
  • 1061990 to 1999
  • 1111980 to 1989
  • 4011970 to 1979
  • 2021960 to 1969
  • 781950 to 1959
  • 181940 to 1949
  • 1,1371939 or earlier

Zip code 01608 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Worcester, MA (01608)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Worcester, MA (01608)
  • 17no bedroom
  • 791 bedroom
  • 262 bedrooms
  • 703 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Worcester, MA (01608)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Worcester, MA (01608)
  • 306no bedroom
  • 5701 bedroom
  • 3752 bedrooms
  • 3043 bedrooms
  • 1944 bedrooms
  • 125+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Worcester, MA (01608) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Worcester, MA (01608) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 6no vehicle
  • 961 vehicle
  • 202 vehicles
  • 663 vehicles
  • 54 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Worcester, MA (01608) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Worcester, MA (01608) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 744no vehicle
  • 7831 vehicle
  • 1922 vehicles
  • 303 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 01608 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 01608 household income distribution in 2019
  • 379Less than $10,000
  • 138$10,000 to $14,999
  • 151$15,000 to $19,999
  • 125$20,000 to $24,999
  • 91$25,000 to $29,999
  • 161$30,000 to $34,999
  • 188$35,000 to $39,999
  • 114$40,000 to $44,999
  • 40$45,000 to $49,999
  • 118$50,000 to $59,999
  • 132$60,000 to $74,999
  • 105$75,000 to $99,999
  • 38$100,000 to $124,999
  • 79$150,000 to $199,999
  • 14$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 01608

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 01608
  • 29$40,000 to $49,999
  • 17$50,000 to $59,999
  • 39$150,000 to $174,999
  • 11$200,000 to $249,999
  • 53$250,000 to $299,999
  • 29$300,000 to $399,999
  • 9$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 01608

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 01608
  • 9Less than $100
  • 58$150 to $199
  • 55$200 to $249
  • 78$250 to $299
  • 34$300 to $349
  • 43$400 to $449
  • 53$450 to $499
  • 28$550 to $599
  • 30$650 to $699
  • 59$700 to $749
  • 66$750 to $799
  • 218$800 to $899
  • 253$900 to $999
  • 342$1,000 to $1,249
  • 254$1,250 to $1,499
  • 109$1,500 to $1,999
  • 5$2,000 to $2,499
  • 12$2,500 to $2,999
  • 20No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,029.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $178,846.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $950,631
  • Black or African American householders: $93,365

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $192,842
01608:

$192,842
Massachusetts:

$418,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $40,971 - $305,524

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $270,137
Here:

$270,137
State:

$507,994

Townhouses or other attached units: $293,432
Here:

$293,432
State:

$489,464

In 2-unit structures: $284,605
Here:

$284,605
State:

$533,120

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $375,087
Here:

$375,087
State:

$552,437

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $161,445
Here:

$161,445
State:

$518,368
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 01608

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 47
  • One, attached: 12
  • Two: 104
  • 3 or 4: 207
  • 5 to 9: 307
  • 10 to 19: 411
  • 20 to 49: 249
  • 50 or more: 1,011

Unemployment: 8.1%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 01608

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 01608
  • 48.0%870Drove a car alone
  • 13.7%248Carpooled
  • 4.5%82Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.6%10Streetcar or trolley car
  • 2.4%43Subway or elevated
  • 3.9%71Taxi
  • 20.1%364Walked
  • 7.3%132Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 01608

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 01608
  • 46Less than 5 minutes
  • 1135 to 9 minutes
  • 26810 to 14 minutes
  • 34615 to 19 minutes
  • 13320 to 24 minutes
  • 12325 to 29 minutes
  • 26930 to 34 minutes
  • 4435 to 39 minutes
  • 8040 to 44 minutes
  • 6545 to 59 minutes
  • 14360 to 89 minutes
  • 4490 or more minutes

Neighborhoods in zip code 01608:

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 86.7%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,519
  • Male householders: 864 (559 living alone), Female householders: 1,085 (382 living alone)
  • 240 spouses (240 opposite-sex spouses), 267 unmarried partners, (248 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,464 children (1,427 natural, 1 adopted, 34 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 36 brothers or sisters, 131 parents, 0 foster children, 10 other relatives, 269 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 157 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 254 2-persons, 159 3-persons, 128 4-persons, 93 5-persons, 63 6-persons, 15 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 939 1-person, 272 2-persons, 15 3-persons, 25 5-persons

256 married couples with children.
855 single-parent households (14 men, 841 women).

49.1% of residents of 01608 zip code speak English at home.
32.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (44% very well, 28% well, 15% not well, 13% not at all).
4.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (27% very well, 29% well, 44% not well).
5.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (41% very well, 46% well, 3% not well, 10% not at all).
7.4% of residents speak other language at home (27% very well, 12% well, 57% not well, 4% not at all).

Foreign born population: 1,151 (25.5%)
(37.8% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

25.5%
Whole state:

17.3%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 15%Dominica
  • 14%Kenya
  • 12%Thailand
  • 8%Costa Rica
  • 6%Haiti
  • 6%Bolivia
  • 5%Malaysia
Most common first ancestries reported in 01608
  • 5%Somali
  • 4%African
  • 4%Italian
  • 3%Jamaican
  • 3%Irish
  • 2%Portuguese
  • 2%American
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,0712010 or later
  • 5142000 to 2009
  • 2891990 to 1999
  • 235Before 1990

Zip code 01608 topographic map

There are 222 Internal Medicine Specialists 140 Counselors 417 Other Medical Specialists in Zip Code 01608.

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • AT&T (175 MAIN STREET in WORCESTER, MA)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: TELEPHONE COMMUNICATIONS, EXCEPT RADIOTELEPHONE
    Organizations: AT & T (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , AT&T LONG LINES DEPARTMENT (CONTACT/OWNER) , A T AND T (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: A T & T, AT&T WORCESTER, WORCESTER 2 MA CTL OFFICE AT&T
  • COMMERCE ASSOCIATES MANAGEMENT CO (340 MAIN STREET SUITE 600 in WORCESTER, MA)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (MA-EPICS) - NEI-1180533, AIR PROGRAM, RCRAINFO-MV5087919258, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: OPERATORS OF NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS
    Organizations: COMMERCE BLDG (CONTACT/OWNER) , COMMERCE BUILDING ASSOCIATES (CONTACT/REGULATORY)
    Alternative names: 340&390 MAIN ST, COMMERCE BLDG, COMMERCE BUILDING ASSOC
  • WORCESTER, CITY OF (ADDRESS NOT IN PCS in WORCESTER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION (Integrated Compliance Information System)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: GENERAL GOVERNMENT
  • WORCESTER VOCATIONAL TECH HIGH SCHOOL (26 SALISBURY STREET in WORCESTER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    AIR MONITORING SITE (Airborne pollution emission tracking)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Alternative names: WORC VOC TECH HS
  • BANCROFT BUILDING (50 FRANKLIN STREET in WORCESTER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: OPERATORS OF NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS
    Alternative names: 60 FRANKLIN SAINT REALT
  • CLARK ASSOCIATES (41 JACKSON ST in WORCESTER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: OPERATORS OF NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS
  • YWCA WORCESTER (ONE SALEM SQ in WORCESTER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: MEMBERSHIP SPORTS AND RECREATION CLUBS
  • MID TOWN MALL (22 FRONT STREET in WORCESTER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: OPERATORS OF NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS
  • NSTAR ELECTRIC & GAS (25 QUINSIGAMOND AVE in WORCESTER, MA)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: COMMONWEALTH GAS CO (CONTACT/OWNER) , COMMONWEALTH GAS COMPANY (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: COMMONWEALTH GAS, NSTAR GAS
  • PARK PLAZA TRUST (507 MAIN ST in WORCESTER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: OPERATORS OF APARTMENT BUILDINGS
  • PARKS E W CO (70 BEACON ST in WORCESTER, MA)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
  • 60 FRANKLIN STREET REALTY (60 FRANKLIN STREET in WORCESTER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: OPERATORS OF NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS
    Alternative names: 60 FRANKLIN ST REAL, BANCROFT BUILDING
  • ATLANTIC BALL VALVE (35-50 LAGRANGE ST. in WORCESTER, MA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: BALL AND ROLLER BEARINGS

Zip code 01608 marital status for males
Zip code 01608 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 5.9%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 5.8%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 60.0%Electricity
  • 36.3%Utility gas
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.0%No fuel used
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 3,646.

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,641
  • Northeast: 587
  • Midwest: 114
  • South: 167
  • West: 39

41% of the 01608 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 74% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Massachusetts.

81% of the 01608 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 51% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 6% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 10% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Worcester, MA (01608)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 4
Here:

1.1%
Massachusetts:

8.3%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 21
Here:

7.0%
Massachusetts:

11.6%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 148
Here:

58.9%
Massachusetts:

47.5%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 158,340Life, physical, and social science occupations
  • 99,457Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 66,359Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 46,188Transportation occupations
  • 43,957Management occupations
  • 42,473Computer and mathematical occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code (WORCESTER, MA):

  • SMG (50 FOSTER ST)
    $513,429 with Army for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Museums and Exhibition Buildings. Taking place in VA. Signed on 2004-05-05. Completion date: 2004-09-11.
  • FRANKLIN SQUARE REALTY, LLC (100 CONCORD ST; small business) : $126,133 in 8 contracts from 2002 to 2003
    Contracts for Lease or Rental of Facilities -- Office Buildings by Public Buildings Service
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $34,400; 2003: $91,733; 2004: $0; 2005: $0; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $17,200 with Public Buildings Service for Lease or Rental of Facilities -- Office Buildings. Signed on 2003-09-15. Completion date: 2003-09-15.
    $17,200, same as above. Signed on 2003-09-15. Completion date: 2003-09-15.
    $17,200, same as above. Signed on 2003-03-15. Completion date: 2003-03-15.
    $17,200, same as above. Signed on 2003-06-15. Completion date: 2003-06-15.
  • LODGIAN, INC (10 LINCOLN SQUARE; small business) : $23,498 in 3 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    $13,750 with Army for Lodging - Hotel/Motel. Taking place in VA. Signed on 2004-07-09. Completion date: 2004-09-12.
    $10,128 with Army for Lodging - Hotel/Motel. Signed on 2005-02-18. Completion date: 2005-03-04.
    -$380, same as above. Signed on 2005-03-10. Completion date: 2005-03-04.
  • ELMART ASSOCIATES, LTD (110 SUMMER ST; small business) : $21,978 in 2 contracts in 2004
    $24,255 with Army for Air Passenger Service. Taking place in VA. Signed on 2004-07-30. Completion date: 2004-09-12.
    -$2,277, same as above. Signed on 2004-08-18. Completion date: 2004-09-12.
  • MIRICK O'CONNELL DEMALLIE LOUG (100 FRONT ST STE 1700)
    $20,000 with Army for Other Professional Services. Signed on 2005-06-03. Completion date: 2009-12-31.
  • SMG (50 FOSTER STREET) : $17,726 in 3 contracts from 2002 to 2005
    $10,396 with Army for Other Professional Services. Taking place in MD. Signed on 2005-04-15. Completion date: 2005-04-17.
    $7,010 with Army for Lodging - Hotel/Motel. Taking place in CA. Signed on 2002-11-18. Completion date: 2002-11-01.
    $320 with Army for Other Professional Services. Taking place in MD. Signed on 2005-04-27. Completion date: 2005-04-17.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (over 1000 employees: 1 establishment, 5-9 employees: 2 establishments)
  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services: Offices of Lawyers (100-249: 1, 50-99: 3, 20-49: 6, 10-19: 8, 5-9: 19, 1-4: 83)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Temporary Help Services (100-249: 3, 50-99: 1, 20-49: 6, 10-19: 2, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 4)
  • Finance and Insurance: Direct Life Insurance Carriers (500-999: 1, 20-49: 1, 10-19: 1)
  • Finance and Insurance: Direct Health and Medical Insurance Carriers (500-999: 1, 5-9: 1)
  • Information: Newspaper Publishers (500-999: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Home Health Care Services (250-499: 1, 100-249: 1, 50-99: 1, 10-19: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (100-249: 1, 50-99: 3, 20-49: 2, 1-4: 3)
  • Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events with Facilities (250-499: 1, 20-49: 1, 10-19: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Other Individual and Family Services (100-249: 2, 20-49: 1, 10-19: 2, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 2)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 423 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 101 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 85 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$151,8168$65,2665$77,6722$31,9355$482,5382$41,450
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$377,4504$109,18814$105,8761$14,6300$05$85,116
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$169,7254$132,7680$00$00$02$68,585
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7317.00 , 7325.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$64,9160$01$98,020
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$199,5531$127,2801$329,180
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$95,0900$01$95,090
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7317.00 , 7325.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 01608
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 01608 - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 98. The highest number of reported fires - 244 took place in 2004, and the least - 61 in 2009. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 01608 When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (37.2%), and Outside Fires (28.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 01608
    • 62237.2%Structure Fires
    • 47128.2%Outside Fires
    • 47028.1%Other
    • 1086.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 01608, Massachusetts

Most common first names in zip code 01608 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary9681.8 years
John8774.2 years
William6570.8 years
Joseph6372.8 years
James5167.6 years
George4770.2 years
Charles3675.5 years
Margaret3484.0 years
Edward3367.1 years
Robert3166.5 years
Most common last names in zip code 01608 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2578.6 years
Carlson1779.8 years
Nelson1472.7 years
Brown1375.1 years
Anderson1183.0 years
Smith1172.6 years
Wood1072.2 years
Davis1076.1 years
Murphy970.3 years
Sullivan969.7 years
Businesses in zip code 01608
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's1
CVS1New Balance1
Dunkin Donuts2Subway1
FedEx6UPS7
Hilton2
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