Community Overview (FAQ)
This report is a detailed community overview for 01545, Shrewsbury(01545), MA.
Community Quick Facts (FAQ)
  • Daytime population in this area: 32,935
  • Closest Major Airport: Worcester Regional
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 26
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: New England Patriots
  • Average salary of people in this community: $53,283
Community Summary
Population Growth (since 2000) 14.67%
Population Density (ppl / mile) 1,746
Household Size (ppl) 2.62
Households w/ Children 38%
Annual Residential Turnover 10%
Housing Inventory
Percent of Residential Dwellings
Population Demographics (FAQ)
The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.
Total: 36,216 Households: 13,767 Median Age: 41.87
Climate and Weather
The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.
Temperature (degrees F)
January July
Weather Risk (FAQ)

National Average = 100
Hurricane Earthquake Tornado Wind Hail Total Risk
Education (FAQ)
The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.
Educational Climate Index (FAQ)
1 = Low    5 = High
Highest Level Attained
Test Score Rating Comparison (FAQ)
Test Score Ratings provide an overview of a school's test performance. Based on a scale of 0-5.
01545 3 out of 5
School test score data provided by
Employment & Finance (FAQ)
 White Collar
 Blue Collar
Number of Workers
Income by dollar range (Median Income: $97,671)
In Thousand of Dollars
Fair Market Rents (FAQ)
The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
Studio $908
One Bedroom $1,031
Two Bedroom $1,312
Three Bedroom $1,655
Four Bedroom $1,852
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