Manchester, MA 01944 ZIP Code Profile

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Manchester by the Sea, MA

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ZIP Code 01944: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Manchester, MA 01944

Acceptable Alternative
Manchester by the Sea, MA 01944

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Essex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.581, Longitude -70.767
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 278
  • PO Box Addresses: 202
  • Residential Addresses: 2,315
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 139
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,176

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

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Manchester, MA 01944 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 5,502
Daytime Population: Workers 1,907
Daytime Population: Residents 2,928
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,835
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 5,492
Population in Familes 4,560
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density2 703
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $128,704
Average Household Income $181,824
Per Capita Income $75,616


Total Housing Units 2,524 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,606 (63.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 681 (27.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 237 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $945,122
Average Home Value $948,973


Total Households 2,287
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 1,528
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 0.95% 0.99%
Households 0.88% 0.94%
Families 0.78% 0.89%
Median Household Income   1.63%
Per Capita Income   1.84%

Manchester, MA 01944 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01944 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 # 326 38th
Population Density # 276 47th
Diversity Index # 444 15th
Median Household Income # 37 93rd
Per Capita Income # 23 96th

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