Shrewsbury, MA 01545 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 01545: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Shrewsbury, MA 01545

Not Acceptable, USPS
Edgemere, MA 01545

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Worcester County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.287, Longitude -71.722
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,065
  • PO Box Addresses: 300
  • Residential Addresses: 14,159
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,451
    • Single Family Addresses: 11,708

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Shrewsbury, MA 01545 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 37,493
Daytime Population: Workers 13,234
Daytime Population: Residents 18,054
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 31,288
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 37,059
Population in Familes 31,636
Population in Group Qrtrs 434
Population Density2 1,776
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $100,169
Average Household Income $125,633
Per Capita Income $47,094


Total Housing Units 14,494 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,042 (69.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,941 (27.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 511 ( 3.5%)
Median Home Value $419,554
Average Home Value $450,403


Total Households 13,983
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 9,840
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 0.72% 0.69%
Households 0.57% 0.62%
Families 0.5% 0.57%
Median Household Income   1.3%
Per Capita Income   2.2%

Shrewsbury, MA 01545 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01545 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 # 32 94th
Population Density # 169 68th
Diversity Index # 118 78th
Median Household Income # 113 79th
Per Capita Income # 151 71st

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