Nahant, MA

3,471 Population
1 square miles 3,318.6 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
3,318.6
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
56.1%
was 57.6%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
7.1%
was 5.2%
 
Percent Under 18
14.9%
was 16.0%
 
Percent 65 and Over
22.7%
was 22.5%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
4.2%
was 4.9%
 
Median Household Income
$72,625
was $65,284
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
48.2
49.6
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
228.8
was 231.1
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
600.7
was 520.1
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
1,736
was 1,756
 
Median Rent
$1,272
was $1,117
 
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
1,600
was 1,639
 
Homeownership Rate
68.4%
was 64.8%
 
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,659.8
was 1,678.9
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
21.2%
was 16.9%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.1
was 2.1
 
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
97.4%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
97.6%
was 97.1%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
51.6%
was 49.2%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
91.7%
was 91.4%
Ranked 33rd Highest in MA
Debt Service Ratio
5.6%
was 6.1%
Ranked 97th Highest in MA
Revenue
$10,283,343
was $10,018,624
Ranked 147th Highest in MA
Expenditure
$9,686,836
was $9,519,503
Ranked 147th Highest in MA
Revenue per Capita
$2,980
was $2,919
Ranked 124th Highest in MA
Expenditure per Capita
$2,807
was $2,774
Ranked 120th Highest in MA

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