Southbridge, MA 01550 ZIP Code Profile

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Globe Village, MA | Sandersdale, MA | Southbridge, MA

ZIP Code 01550: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Southbridge, MA 01550

Not Acceptable, USPS
Globe Village, MA 01550
Sandersdale, MA 01550

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Worcester County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.077, Longitude -72.032
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 513
  • PO Box Addresses: 276
  • Residential Addresses: 6,900
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 867
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,033

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

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Southbridge, MA 01550 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 16,792
Population in Households 16,595
Population in Familes 12,759
Population in Group Qrtrs 197
Population Density2 813
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $50,000
Average Household Income $64,960
Per Capita Income $26,649


Total Housing Units 7,656 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,064 (40.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,762 (49.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 830 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $210,475
Average Home Value $234,155


Total Households 6,826
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 4,212
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 0.05% 0.16%
Households -0.07% 0.09%
Families -0.16% 0.05%
Median Household Income   2.31%
Per Capita Income   3.02%

Southbridge, MA 01550 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01550 to the other 521 ZIP Codes in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 158 70th
Population Density # 247 53rd
Diversity Index # 55 90th
Median Household Income # 467 10th
Per Capita Income # 463 11th

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