Walpole, MA

6,209 Population
2.8 square miles 2,213.4 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
2,213.4
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
68.0%
was 67.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
13.5%
was 9.0%
 
Percent Under 18
24.1%
was 23.6%
 
Percent 65 and Over
19.5%
was 20.7%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
1.1%
was 1.1%
 
Median Household Income
$76,464
was $79,615
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
43.7
40.9
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
163.1
was 44.4
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
958.4
was 1,295.9
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
2,562
was 2,544
 
Median Rent
$1,248
was $1,032
 
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
2,475
was 2,396
 
Homeownership Rate
74.7%
was 78.9%
 
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
912.1
was 906.9
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
12.2%
was 22.6%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.5
was 2.5
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
--
No Data Available
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
--
No Data Available

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
99.3%
was 99.0%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
96.9%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
91.0%
was 93.9%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
43.2%
was 42.4%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
86.9%
was 86.3%
Ranked 66th Highest in MA
Debt Service Ratio
3.7%
was 4.1%
Ranked 133rd Highest in MA
Revenue
$79,936,344
was $74,285,103
Ranked 65th Highest in MA
Expenditure
$76,099,838
was $73,210,922
Ranked 66th Highest in MA
Revenue per Capita
$13,526
was $11,922
Ranked 22nd Highest in MA
Expenditure per Capita
$12,876
was $11,749
Ranked 23rd Highest in MA

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