Great Barrington, MA

2,419 Population
1.4 square miles 1,774.6 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.0%
was 0.0%
 
Population Density
1,774.6
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
47.1%
was 44.6%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
22.2%
was 28.7%
 
Percent Under 18
15.7%
was 14.5%
 
Percent 65 and Over
20.9%
was 20.5%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
4.7%
was 12.2%
 
Median Household Income
$47,233
was $48,378
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
44.4
46.2
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
430.3
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,778.5
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
1,390
was 1,401
 
Median Rent
$887
was $914
 
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
1,183
was 1,182
 
Homeownership Rate
51.0%
was 52.8%
 
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,019.7
was 1,027.8
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
26.3%
was 28.2%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.0
was 2.0
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
--
No Data Available
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
--
No Data Available

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
84.7%
was 83.8%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
88.0%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
86.5%
was 84.8%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
39.1%
was 39.0%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
95.5%
was 95.8%
Ranked 13th Highest in MA
Debt Service Ratio
9.0%
was 6.5%
Ranked 43rd Highest in MA
Revenue
$21,461,336
was $21,213,213
Ranked 127th Highest in MA
Expenditure
$21,924,272
was $20,814,004
Ranked 125th Highest in MA
Revenue per Capita
$9,235
was $9,081
Ranked 39th Highest in MA
Expenditure per Capita
$9,434
was $8,910
Ranked 35th Highest in MA

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