Abington, MA

16,196 Population
9.9 square miles 1,628 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.2%
was 0.2%
 
Population Density
1,628
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
45.1%
was 42.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
6.9%
was 6.0%
 
Percent Under 18
19.6%
was 20.1%
 
Percent 65 and Over
14.9%
was 13.0%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
3.2%
was 2.9%
 
Median Household Income
$76,989
was $80,148
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
39.2
38.9
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
172.3
was 297.7
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,802.9
was 1,842.3
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
6,510
was 6,335
 
Median Rent
$1,111
was $1,105
 
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
6,203
was 6,035
 
Homeownership Rate
67.6%
was 69.2%
 
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
653.5
was 636.8
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
13.2%
was 13.9%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.6
was 2.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
--
No Data Available
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
--
No Data Available

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
99.5%
was 98.9%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
97.3%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
95.5%
was 96.3%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
30.4%
was 31.3%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
77.3%
was 77.7%
Ranked 110th Highest in MA
Debt Service Ratio
5.6%
was 8.4%
Ranked 96th Highest in MA
Revenue
$42,080,477
was $41,779,371
Ranked 98th Highest in MA
Expenditure
$40,956,905
was $41,034,284
Ranked 98th Highest in MA
Revenue per Capita
$2,617
was $2,610
Ranked 150th Highest in MA
Expenditure per Capita
$2,547
was $2,563
Ranked 140th Highest in MA

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