Hingham, MA

5,777 Population
3.1 square miles 1,865.9 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
1,865.9
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
60.5%
was 58.7%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
2.4%
was 2.6%
 
Percent Under 18
27.5%
was 27.8%
 
Percent 65 and Over
15.8%
was 14.8%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
4.0%
was 3.5%
 
Median Household Income
$109,970
was $128,452
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
50.8
50.2
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
90.7
was 74.9
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,018.8
was 1,683.8
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
2,091
was 2,009
 
Median Rent
$960
was $967
 
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
1,995
was 1,910
 
Homeownership Rate
82.9%
was 81.8%
 
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
675.4
was 648.9
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
21.9%
was 22.2%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.9
was 2.8
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
--
No Data Available
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
--
No Data Available

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
100%
was 100%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
99.2%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
98.2%
was 98.6%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
72.8%
was 74.5%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
89.6%
was 88.7%
Ranked 45th Highest in MA
Debt Service Ratio
8.6%
was 9.2%
Ranked 48th Highest in MA
Revenue
$89,189,046
was $85,835,680
Ranked 57th Highest in MA
Expenditure
$84,700,177
was $81,994,732
Ranked 56th Highest in MA
Revenue per Capita
$17,155
was $15,884
Ranked 15th Highest in MA
Expenditure per Capita
$16,292
was $15,173
Ranked 16th Highest in MA

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