Acton, MA 01718 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 01718: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Acton, MA 01718

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Middlesex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.517, Longitude -71.412
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 0
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 277
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 91
    • Single Family Addresses: 186

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Database updated: April 1, 2020, Maps updated: May 1, 2020.

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  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Acton, MA 01718 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Acton, MA 01718 Housing Affordability Index is 116
State of Massachusetts Housing Affordability Index is 87
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Acton, MA 01718 Wealth Index is 151
State of Massachusetts Wealth Index is 139
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 486
Population in Households 486
Population in Families 354
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 6,855
Diversity Index1 58
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $116,050
Average Household Income $141,807
Per Capita Income $59,816
Wealth Index3 151

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 215 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 103 (47.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 102 (47.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 10 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $549,342
Housing Affordability Index2 116
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 205
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 108
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 2.93% 1.86%
Households 3.0% 1.79%
Families 3.02% 1.96%
Median Household Income   3.22%
Per Capita Income   3.04%

Acton, MA 01718 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01718 to the other 523 ZIP Codes in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 488 7th
Population Density # 70 87th
Diversity Index # 82 85th
Median Household Income # 89 83rd
Per Capita Income # 84 84th

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