Dracut, MA 01826 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 01826: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dracut, MA 01826

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Middlesex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.677, Longitude -71.315
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 739
  • PO Box Addresses: 309
  • Residential Addresses: 11,849
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,501
    • Single Family Addresses: 10,348

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

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Dracut, MA 01826 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 31,460
Daytime Population: Workers 6,299
Daytime Population: Residents 13,873
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 20,172
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.64
Population in Households 31,448
Population in Familes 26,559
Population in Group Qrtrs 12
Population Density2 1,482
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $78,991
Average Household Income $95,746
Per Capita Income $35,190


Total Housing Units 11,929 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,949 (75.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,611 (21.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 369 ( 3.1%)
Median Home Value $310,349
Average Home Value $335,658


Total Households 11,560
Average Household Size 2.72
Family Households 8,272
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 0.9% 0.97%
Households 0.74% 0.9%
Families 0.7% 0.88%
Median Household Income   1.71%
Per Capita Income   2.28%

Dracut, MA 01826 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01826 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 # 48 91st
Population Density # 186 64th
Diversity Index # 196 63rd
Median Household Income # 236 55th
Per Capita Income # 333 36th

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