Petersham, MA

220 Population
1.2 square miles 178.3 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.0%
was 0.0%
 
Population Density
178.3
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
54.9%
was 64.7%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
4.1%
was 11.9%
 
Percent Under 18
13.6%
was 16.7%
 
Percent 65 and Over
30%
was 30.2%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
4.1%
was 1.6%
 
Median Household Income
$75,417
was $56,964
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
43.2
40.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
--
No Data Available
Violent Crimes per 100,000
--
No Data Available
Property Crimes per 100,000
--
No Data Available

 Housing

Total Housing Units
112
was 134
 
Median Rent
$1,037
was $1,075
 
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
109
was 131
 
Homeownership Rate
67.9%
was 75.6%
 
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
90.8
was 108.6
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
7.9%
was 8.6%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.0
was 1.9
 
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 92.9%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
97.6%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
100%
was 100%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
54.2%
was 55.7%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
82.9%
was 83.3%
Ranked 89th Highest in MA
Debt Service Ratio
5.2%
was 5.1%
Ranked 106th Highest in MA
Revenue
$3,596,061
was $3,668,733
Ranked 158th Highest in MA
Expenditure
$3,570,504
was $3,433,105
Ranked 157th Highest in MA
Revenue per Capita
$13,368
was $13,741
Ranked 23rd Highest in MA
Expenditure per Capita
$13,273
was $12,858
Ranked 22nd Highest in MA

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