Worcester (zip 01606), Massachusetts 

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Population

19,375

+1.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$66,411

Median Home Price

$250,700

Best Places to Live in Worcester (zip 01606), Massachusetts

Mid-sized city - Center of Massachusetts between Connecticut/Rhode Island and New Hampshire border. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the 01606 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Educated population
-Local arts and culture
-Central location
Cons
-Economy
-Harsh winters
-Cost of living

Local Listings in 01606
 $315,000 
90 Indian Hill Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1768 SqFt
 $198,000 
27 Guilford St
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1260 SqFt
 $279,900 
15 Mayflower Cir
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1862 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Worcester Metro Area

Worcester is the second largest city in Massachusetts. From its roots in the Industrial Revolution, it is evolving into a diverse research, manufacturing, and technology center, featuring a significant health care presence and a large biotechnology research park. The downtown is being gradually restored and modernized. Origins as a cultural center continue with the area’s many small museums and colleges, as well as a good set of small performing arts amenities. Mountain areas to the west and lakes mainly north offer good recreation opportunities. Cost of living is influenced by more expensive areas east and is high for local income levels.


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City: Worcester
Zip Codes: Worcester (zip 01606)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 470 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Worcester (zip 01606) is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Worcester (zip 01606) jobs have increased by 4.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Worcester (zip 01606)'s cost of living is 10.0% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Worcester (zip 01606)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the 01606 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Worcester county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Worcester (zip 01606)'s population is 19,375 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Worcester (zip 01606) is $250,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Worcester (zip 01606) public schools spend $15,489 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.4 students per teacher in Worcester (zip 01606). More Education


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Housing Market in Worcester

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Reviews for Worcester   1 Reviews
Don't even think about living in Worcester - 3/4/2007
I've lived in Worcester for over 30 years. The city is dirty; the property taxes are skyhigh; the schools spend way more per pupil than the national average and still... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN 01606
$315,000
90 Indian Hill Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$198,000
27 Guilford St
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$279,900
15 Mayflower Cir
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$242,900
28 N Worcester Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$325,000
19 Ivernia Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$229,900
16 Waucantuck Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$359,900
1 Devens Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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