Middleton, MA 01949 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Middleton, MA 01949

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 520
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,435
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 358
  • County: Essex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.596, Longitude -71.015
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Middleton, MA 01949 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01949 to the other 500 ZIP Codes in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 256 49th
Population Density1 # 281 44th
Diversity Index2 # 149 70th
Median Household Income # 113 78th
Per Capita Income # 167 67th

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Middleton, MA 01949 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 9,290
Population in Households 8,009
Population in Familes 6,875
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,281
Population Density1 643
Diversity Index2 36


Total Households 3,001
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 2,154
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,087 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,584 (83.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 417 (13.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 86 ( 2.8%)
Median Home Value $433,193
Average Home Value $484,133


Median Household Income $95,018
Average Household Income $124,488
Per Capita Income $40,583
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.78% 0.89%
Households 0.83% 1.07%
Families 0.76% 1.04%
Median Household Income   2.32%
Per Capita Income   3.14%
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.

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