Brockton, Massachusetts Population 2018

Brockton, Massachusetts's estimated population is 95,672 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Brockton, Massachusetts is the 6th largest city in Massachusetts based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 4487.34 people/mi² (1732.56 people/km²), with a household density of 630.04 people/km² (1631.82 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 35.9 years, 34.6 years for males, and 37.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.4 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 34,791 households in the city, with an average size of 2.91 people per household. The vacancy rate was 8%, with a median rent of $1022/month. The median house has 5.6 rooms, and has a value of $226,800.

The median income for households in Brockton, Massachusetts is $49,956, while the mean household income is $63,523. The per capita income is $23,030, and 15.2% of families and 18.2% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 27.7% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 12.7% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201795,6722990.31%
201695,373-61-0.06%
201595,4345950.63%
201494,8394620.49%
201394,3773470.37%
201294,030-80-0.09%
201194,1103140.33%
201093,796-508-0.54%
200094,3041,5161.63%
199092,788-2,384-2.50%
198095,1726,1326.89%
197089,04016,22722.29%
196072,8139,95315.83%
195062,8605170.83%
194062,343-1,454-2.28%
193063,797-2,457-3.71%
192066,2549,37616.48%
191056,87816,81541.97%
190040,06312,76946.78%
189027,29413,686100.57%
188013,6085,60169.95%
18708,0071,42321.61%
18606,5840.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White42,238
Black or African American39,008
Some Other Race7,987
Two or More Races3,471
Asian1,725
American Indian and Alaska Native336
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander48

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Brockton Ma Population Pyramid 2018

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Brockton Ma Median Age

35.9


Total

34.6


Male

37.1


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 70,989 adults in Brockton Ma.

Brockton Ma Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

21.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Brockton Ma Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.6
Houses Without Mortgage
4,105
Houses With Mortgage
13,206
Vacancy Rate
8
Median Rent
1,022
Median Home Value
226,800
Renter-Occupied Units
14,680
Owner-Occupied Units
17,311
Total Housing Units
34,791

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Brockton Ma for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 7.2% and the labor force participation rate is 67.7%.

Brockton Ma Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.91
Average Family Size
3.53
Total Households
31991
Married Couple Households
11876
Male Householder (no wife) Families
2259
Female Householder (no husband) Families
7773
Non Family Households
10083
Total Families
21908
Households With Own Children
10905
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.7
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.2

Brockton Ma Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
2,790
$10,000 to $14,999
2,110
$15,000 to $24,999
3,756
$25,000 to $34,999
2,743
$35,000 to $49,999
4,609
$50,000 to $74,999
5,350
$75,000 to $99,999
4,193
$100,000 to $149,999
4,388
$150,000 to $199,999
1,376
Over $200,000
676

Brockton Ma Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Brockton Ma

Massachusetts

$49,956

$70,954

$63,523

$97,295

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Brockton Ma Education Data

Brockton Ma Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
5,6389.18%
9th to 12th Grade
5,7699.39%
High School Graduate
21,64935.25%
Some College
12,69920.68%
Associates Degree
5,0488.22%
Bachelors Degree
7,36211.99%
Graduate Degree
3,2445.28%