Hanscom AFB, MA 01731 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 01731: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hanscom AFB, MA 01731

Acceptable Alternative
Bedford, MA 01731

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Middlesex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.454, Longitude -71.279
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 7
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 724
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 724

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

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Hanscom AFB, MA 01731 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,804
Daytime Population: Workers 7,604
Daytime Population: Residents 1,023
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,627
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 4.78
Population in Households 1,791
Population in Familes 1,718
Population in Group Qrtrs 13
Population Density2 1,484
Diversity Index3 64


Median Household Income $84,061
Average Household Income $93,845
Per Capita Income $24,547


Total Housing Units 614 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 0
Renter Occupied HU 469 (76.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 145 (23.6%)
Median Home Value $0
Average Home Value $0


Total Households 469
Average Household Size 3.82
Family Households 419
Average Family Size 4
  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 3.62% 2.51%
Households 3.56% 2.55%
Families 3.52% 2.54%
Median Household Income   3.64%
Per Capita Income   3.03%

Hanscom AFB, MA 01731 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01731 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 # 430 18th
Population Density # 185 65th
Diversity Index # 61 88th
Median Household Income # 199 62nd
Per Capita Income # 466 11th

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