Woburn, MA

39,220 Population
12.6 square miles 3,103.6 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.6%
was 0.6%
 
Population Density
3,103.6
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
44.9%
was 45.6%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
17.3%
was 16.7%
 
Percent Under 18
19.5%
was 19.8%
 
Percent 65 and Over
14.8%
was 15.0%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.2
was 4.3
Ranked 8th Lowest in MA
Percent Living in Poverty
7.2%
was 7.5%
 
Median Household Income
$83,872
was $78,750
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
38.6
39.1
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
225.1
was 211.3
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,196.3
was 1,479.0
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
15,771
was 15,614
 
Median Rent
$1,386
was $1,331
 
Total Building Permits
19
was 36
 
Occupied Housing Units
14,952
was 14,746
 
Homeownership Rate
61.7%
was 60.5%
 
Single Family Building Permits
19
was 36
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,248.3
was 1,235.6
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
12.5%
was 13.0%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.6
was 2.6
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
1.2
was 2.3
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.5
was 0.9
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
99.0%
was 98.8%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
96.7%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.1%
was 99.4%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
94.3%
was 93.9%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
39.9%
was 36.7%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
88.7%
was 89.1%
Ranked 56th Highest in MA
Debt Service Ratio
4.5%
was 4.8%
Ranked 122nd Highest in MA
Revenue
 
$123,243,146
$119,717,496
Ranked 40th Highest in MA
Expenditure
 
$117,732,913
$114,117,698
Ranked 38th Highest in MA
Revenue per Capita
$3,174
was $3,107
Ranked 109th Highest in MA
Expenditure per Capita
$3,032
was $2,962
Ranked 106th Highest in MA

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