Newbury, MA 01951 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 01951: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Newbury, MA 01951

Acceptable Alternative
Newburyport, MA 01951

Not Acceptable, USPS
Plum Island, MA 01951

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 78
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,759
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 51
  • County: Essex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.79, Longitude -70.844
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Newbury, MA 01951 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,562
Daytime Population: Workers 1,000
Daytime Population: Residents 1,746
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,746
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.77
Population in Households 3,557
Population in Familes 2,807
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density2 273
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $107,225
Average Household Income $153,618
Per Capita Income $66,186


Total Housing Units 1,866 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,186 (63.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 348 (18.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 332 (17.8%)
Median Home Value $645,299
Average Home Value $733,368


Total Households 1,534
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 972
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.87% 0.91%
Households 0.83% 0.88%
Families 0.72% 0.79%
Median Household Income   1.81%
Per Capita Income   2.15%

Newbury, MA 01951 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01951 to the other 521 ZIP Codes in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 375 28th
Population Density # 398 24th
Diversity Index # 489 7th
Median Household Income # 84 84th
Per Capita Income # 45 92nd

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