Nantucket, MA

7,830 Population
5.9 square miles 1,325.4 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
1,325.4
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
37.8%
was 39.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
19.5%
was 18.3%
 
Percent Under 18
19.4%
was 20.3%
 
Percent 65 and Over
11.2%
was 11.5%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
10.3%
was 10.6%
 
Median Household Income
$88,810
was $83,167
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
46.9
48
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
298.8
was 395.1
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,191.2
was 3,179.8
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
6,792
was 6,675
 
Median Rent
$1,520
was $1,546
 
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
2,737
was 2,758
 
Homeownership Rate
62.7%
was 64.8%
 
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,134.0
was 1,114.5
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
79.9%
was 80.1%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.8
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
97.9%
was 99.4%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
90.7%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.4%
was 99.4%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
93.6%
was 93.7%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
37.9%
was 39.0%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
97.7%
was 98.0%
Ranked 5th Highest in MA
Debt Service Ratio
9.2%
was 9.8%
Ranked 42nd Highest in MA
Revenue
$76,552,005
was $74,387,381
Ranked 69th Highest in MA
Expenditure
$57,083,290
was $54,057,201
Ranked 81st Highest in MA
Revenue per Capita
$9,831
was $9,711
Ranked 36th Highest in MA
Expenditure per Capita
$7,331
was $7,057
Ranked 46th Highest in MA

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