1. Legal Resources for the 01879 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 01879 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 01879 Zip Code
  4. Employment Information for the 01879 Zip Code
  5. Family Information for the 01879 Zip Code
  6. Education Information for the 01879 Zip Code
  7. Business Information for the 01879 Zip Code
  8. Public Benefits Information for the 01879 Zip Code
  9. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 01879 Zip Code
  10. Cities for the 01879 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 01879 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 01879 Zip Code

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Houses (2000): 3,801

Population - Urban/Rural for the 01879 Zip Code

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 10,168 91.70%
 Rural, Farm 0 0.00%
 Rural, Non-farm 920 8.30%



Employment Information for the 01879 Zip Code

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Employment (2003): 9,352
Payroll (2003) / (1Q 2003): $227,976,000 / $53,598,000

Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 01879 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 5,209 65.03%
15-35 hours 1,135 14.17%
1-14 hours 233 2.91%
No regular hours 1,433 17.89%

Time Left For Work for the 01879 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 136 2.38%
5 AM-5:29 AM 150 2.62%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 348 6.08%
6 AM-6:29 AM 544 9.50%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 587 10.26%
7 AM-7:29 AM 964 16.84%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 835 14.59%
8 AM-8:29 AM 773 13.50%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 274 4.79%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 293 5.12%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 90 1.57%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 17 0.30%
Noon-3:59 PM 266 4.65%
4 PM-11:59 PM 447 7.81%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 01879 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 66 1.15%
5-9 229 4.00%
10-14 676 11.81%
15-19 830 14.50%
20-24 841 14.69%
25-29 316 5.52%
30-34 964 16.84%
35-39 278 4.86%
40-44 286 5.00%
45-59 573 10.01%
60-89 490 8.56%
At least 90 175 3.06%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 01879 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 2,958 51.68%
30-44 2 0.03% 1,526 26.66%
45-59 5 0.09% 568 9.92%
At least 60 38 0.66% 627 10.95%

Type Of Commute for the 01879 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 10 0.17%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 407 6.94%
 Car / truck / van, solo 5,221 89.00%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 21 0.36%
 Public transportation 45 0.77%
 Walked 20 0.34%
 Worked at home 142 2.42%



Family Information for the 01879 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 1,657
People at same address in 1995: 6,212

Household Income in 1999 for the 01879 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 120 3.20%
$10,000-$14,999 187 4.99%
$15,000-$19,999 71 1.90%
$20,000-$24,999 118 3.15%
$25,000-$29,999 92 2.46%
$30,000-$34,999 102 2.72%
$35,000-$39,999 180 4.81%
$40,000-$44,999 197 5.26%
$45,000-$49,999 212 5.66%
$50,000-$59,999 291 7.77%
$60,000-$74,999 437 11.67%
$75,000-$99,999 859 22.94%
$100,000-$124,999 398 10.63%
$125,000-$149,999 182 4.86%
$150,000-$199,999 169 4.51%
$200,000 or more 130 3.47%

Household Type for the 01879 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 601 16.12%
 Family, 2 people 915 24.54%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 152 4.08%
 Family, 3 people 673 18.05%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 19 0.51%
 Family, 4 people 831 22.29%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 7 0.19%
 Family, 5 people 361 9.68%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 2 0.05%
 Family, 6 people 115 3.08%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 52 1.39%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Household Income Type for the 01879 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 3,411 32.72%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 1,356 13.01%
Public Assistance 70 0.67%
Retirement 489 4.69%
Self Employment 524 5.03%
Social Security 588 5.64%
Supplemental Security 115 1.10%
Wage / Salary 3,340 32.04%
Other 531 5.09%

Family Type for the 01879 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 1,129 43.54%
 With children under 18 1,464 56.46%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 01879 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 269 6.69%
 Married 2,742 68.18%
 Never Married 953 23.69%
 Widowed 58 1.44%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 01879 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 407 9.74%
 Married 2,739 65.53%
 Never Married 766 18.33%
 Widowed 268 6.41%



Education Information for the 01879 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 01879 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 186 2.40%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 640 8.27%
 High school diploma or equivalent 2,439 31.53%
 Some college, no degree 1,628 21.04%
 Associate degree 564 7.29%
 Bachelors degree 1,563 20.20%
 Graduate or professional degree 716 9.26%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 01879 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 129 1.17% 200 1.81% 329 2.97%
Kindergarten 114 1.03% 8 0.07% 122 1.10%
Grades 1-4 734 6.63% 146 1.32% 880 7.95%
Grades 5-8 683 6.17% 60 0.54% 743 6.71%
Grades 9-12 609 5.50% 48 0.43% 657 5.93%
Undergrad college 298 2.69% 95 0.86% 393 3.55%
Graduate or professional school 100 0.90% 63 0.57% 163 1.47%
Total 2,667 24.09% 620 5.60% 3,287 29.69%



Business Information for the 01879 Zip Code

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Number of Businesses (2003): 658


Public Benefits Information for the 01879 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 01879 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 10,552 95.31%
 Below Poverty Level 519 4.69%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 01879 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 01879 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 1,903 17.19%
10-19 Years 1,652 14.92%
20-29 Years 1,042 9.41%
30-39 Years 2,219 20.04%
40-49 Years 2,059 18.60%
50-59 Years 1,153 10.41%
60-69 Years 536 4.84%
70-79 Years 334 3.02%
80-89 Years 164 1.48%
90+ Years 10 0.09%

Population - Male/Female for the 01879 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 5,468 49.39%
 Female 5,604 50.61%

Population By Ethnicity for the 01879 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 10,490 94.74%
 Asian 273 2.47%
 Hispanic/Latino 123 1.11%
 Multiracial 103 0.93%
 African-American 54 0.49%
 Amerindian 24 0.22%
 Pacific Islander 4 0.04%
 Other Race 1 0.01%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 01879 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. Irish 3,409 25.66%
2. French Non-Basque 1,857 13.98%
3. English 1,731 13.03%
4. Italian 1,271 9.57%
5. French Canadian 1,129 8.50%
6. German 747 5.62%
7. Polish 481 3.62%
8. Portuguese 369 2.78%
9. Scottish 367 2.76%
10. United States Or American 365 2.75%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 01879 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 9,208 90.97%
2. French 278 2.75%
3. Greek 89 0.88%
4. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 87 0.86%
5. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 87 0.86%
6. Italian 52 0.51%
7. Vietnamese 43 0.42%
8. Hindi 35 0.35%
9. Chinese 35 0.35%
10. Other Asian 28 0.28%

Citizen Type for the 01879 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 10,552 95.17%
 Naturalized immigrant 340 3.07%
 Not a citizen 196 1.77%



Cities for the 01879 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Tyngsboro