Tyngsboro, MA 01879 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 01879: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Tyngsboro, MA 01879

Not Acceptable, USPS
Tyngsborough, MA 01879

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Middlesex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.673, Longitude -71.417
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 447
  • PO Box Addresses: 227
  • Residential Addresses: 4,472
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 716
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,756

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Database updated: August 1, 2019, Maps updated: August 2, 2019.

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  1. 01879 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 01879 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Massachusetts Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

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Tyngsboro, MA 01879 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 12,082
Population in Households 12,069
Population in Familes 10,561
Population in Group Qrtrs 13
Population Density2 685
Diversity Index3 27


Median Household Income $113,974
Average Household Income $146,423
Per Capita Income $51,447


Total Housing Units 4,433 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,631 (81.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 614 (13.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 188 ( 4.2%)
Median Home Value $417,380
Average Home Value $423,981


Total Households 4,245
Average Household Size 2.84
Family Households 3,239
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.72% 0.68%
Households 0.63% 0.67%
Families 0.62% 0.65%
Median Household Income   2.22%
Per Capita Income   2.41%

Tyngsboro, MA 01879 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01879 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 # 222 58th
Population Density # 280 47th
Diversity Index # 230 56th
Median Household Income # 95 82nd
Per Capita Income # 147 72nd

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