Lawrence, MA 01843 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 01843: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lawrence, MA 01843

Not Acceptable, USPS
S Lawrence, MA 01843
South Lawrence, MA 01843

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 719
  • Single Family Addresses: 7,075
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,870
  • County: Essex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.692, Longitude -71.165
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Lawrence, MA 01843 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 24,913
Population in Households 24,862
Population in Familes 20,262
Population in Group Qrtrs 51
Population Density1 7,591
Diversity Index2 89
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 8,651
Average Household Size 2.87
Family Households 5,974
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 9,375 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,257 (34.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,394 (57.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 724 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $226,111
Average Home Value $250,008
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $38,522
Average Household Income $53,772
Per Capita Income $18,715
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.76% 0.93%
Households 0.66% 0.88%
Families 0.63% 0.86%
Median Household Income   0.11%
Per Capita Income   0.94%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Lawrence, MA 01843 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01843 to the other 515 ZIP Codes in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 93 82nd
Population Density1 # 65 88th
Diversity Index2 # 4 99th
Median Household Income # 484 6th
Per Capita Income # 494 4th

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