Barnstable Town, MA

44,498 Population
59.8 square miles 744.1 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.7%
was 0.7%
 
Population Density
744.1
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
56.0%
was 56.9%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
10.7%
was 10.3%
 
Percent Under 18
16.9%
was 17.2%
 
Percent 65 and Over
22.6%
was 22.2%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
5.7
was 5.6
Ranked 28th Lowest in MA
Percent Living in Poverty
10.7%
was 11.7%
 
Median Household Income
$63,549
was $59,711
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
47.5
48.6
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
--
No Data Available
Violent Crimes per 100,000
--
No Data Available
Property Crimes per 100,000
--
No Data Available

 Housing

Total Housing Units
26,504
was 27,039
 
Median Rent
$1,198
was $1,141
 
Total Building Permits
57
was 29
 
Occupied Housing Units
18,953
was 19,503
 
Homeownership Rate
74.6%
was 74.4%
 
Single Family Building Permits
45
was 29
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
442.3
was 452.1
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
61.0%
was 60.2%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
12
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.3
was 2.3
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
2.1
was 1.1
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
1.3
was 0.6
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
96.9%
was 95.7%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
92.4%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 99.6%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
94.6%
was 94.4%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
37.6%
was 37.5%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
88.9%
was 89.7%
Ranked 53rd Highest in MA
Debt Service Ratio
7.2%
was 7.5%
Ranked 69th Highest in MA
Revenue
 
$137,684,668
$137,418,398
Ranked 30th Highest in MA
Expenditure
 
$128,735,788
$124,024,763
Ranked 29th Highest in MA
Revenue per Capita
$3,077
was $3,058
Ranked 117th Highest in MA
Expenditure per Capita
$2,877
was $2,760
Ranked 114th Highest in MA

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