Lowell, MA 01852 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 01852: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lowell, MA 01852

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,332
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,198
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 5,093
  • County: Middlesex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.635, Longitude -71.297
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Lowell, MA 01852 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 34,808
Population in Households 34,069
Population in Familes 25,149
Population in Group Qrtrs 739
Population Density1 6,671
Diversity Index2 71
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 13,984
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 7,904
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 15,022 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,228 (41.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,756 (51.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,038 ( 6.9%)
Median Home Value $245,420
Average Home Value $283,827
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $48,712
Average Household Income $66,112
Per Capita Income $26,994
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.66% 0.86%
Households 0.64% 0.88%
Families 0.44% 0.74%
Median Household Income   -0.83%
Per Capita Income   1.09%
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.

Lowell, MA 01852 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01852 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 # 38 93rd
Population Density1 # 72 86th
Diversity Index2 # 44 92nd
Median Household Income # 449 13th
Per Capita Income # 443 14th

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