Rockport, MA 01966 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 01966: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Rockport, MA 01966

Not Acceptable, USPS
Pigeon Cove, MA 01966

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Essex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.659, Longitude -70.619
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 367
  • PO Box Addresses: 210
  • Residential Addresses: 3,812
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 197
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,615

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

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Rockport, MA 01966 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 7,425
Population in Households 7,342
Population in Familes 5,655
Population in Group Qrtrs 83
Population Density2 1,034
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $85,828
Average Household Income $109,744
Per Capita Income $50,514


Total Housing Units 4,417 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,266 (51.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,136 (25.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,015 (23.0%)
Median Home Value $626,113
Average Home Value $731,487


Total Households 3,402
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 1,974
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 0.8% 0.79%
Households 0.7% 0.73%
Families 0.61% 0.68%
Median Household Income   2.81%
Per Capita Income   2.65%

Rockport, MA 01966 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01966 to the other 521 ZIP Codes in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 294 44th
Population Density # 223 57th
Diversity Index # 393 25th
Median Household Income # 225 57th
Per Capita Income # 137 74th

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