Webster, MA

12,122 Population
3 square miles 4,043.8 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.2%
was 0.2%
 
Population Density
4,043.8
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
47.8%
was 50.8%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
10.4%
was 11.9%
 
Percent Under 18
21.4%
was 22.1%
 
Percent 65 and Over
15.1%
was 15.4%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
16.8%
was 19.2%
 
Median Household Income
$44,846
was $43,116
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
43.1
44.3
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
634.3
was 723.1
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,074.9
was 2,525.0
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
5,037
was 5,313
 
Median Rent
$809
was $806
 
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
4,501
was 4,770
 
Homeownership Rate
42.1%
was 41.9%
 
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,695.5
was 1,772.4
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
17.1%
was 16.4%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.6
was 2.6
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
--
No Data Available
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
--
No Data Available

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
98.9%
was 99.0%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
94.4%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
79.9%
was 79.6%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
18%
was 17.5%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
66.2%
was 64.3%
Ranked 128th Highest in MA
Debt Service Ratio
3.4%
was 3.7%
Ranked 138th Highest in MA
Revenue
$36,864,961
was $34,406,018
Ranked 107th Highest in MA
Expenditure
$32,352,693
was $30,555,244
Ranked 110th Highest in MA
Revenue per Capita
$3,038
was $2,877
Ranked 121st Highest in MA
Expenditure per Capita
$2,666
was $2,555
Ranked 133rd Highest in MA

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