Chelsea, Massachusetts Population 2019

Chelsea Ma Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chelsea Ma was:

  • White: 49.61%
  • Two or more races: 30.84%
  • Other race: 8.67%
  • Black or African American: 7.09%
  • Asian: 3.59%
  • Native American: 0.21%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201840,160-173-0.43%
201740,333450.11%
201640,2885431.37%
201539,7451,0602.74%
201438,6851,0442.77%
201337,6417372.00%
201236,9047091.96%
201136,1958612.44%
201035,3342540.07%
200035,0806,3702.02%
199028,7103,2791.22%
198025,431-5,194-1.84%
197030,625-3,124-0.97%
196033,749-5,163-1.41%
195038,912-2,347-0.58%
194041,259-4,557-1.04%
193045,8162,6320.59%
192043,18410,7322.90%
191032,452-1,620-0.49%
190034,0726,1632.02%
189027,9096,1272.51%
188021,7823,2351.62%
187018,5475,1523.31%
186013,3956,6947.17%
18506,7010.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White19,481
Two or More Races12,113
Some Other Race3,403
Black or African American2,783
Asian1,410
American Indian and Alaska Native82

Chelsea Ma Population Pyramid 2019

Chelsea Ma Median Age

33.2


Total

33.7


Male

32.8


Female

Chelsea Ma Adults

There are 28,898 adults, (3,623 of whom are seniors) in Chelsea Ma.

Chelsea Ma Age Dependency

55.4

Age Dependency Ratio

14.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

Chelsea Ma Sex Ratio

Female

19,360

49.30%

Male

19,912

50.70%

Chelsea Ma Households and Families

Chelsea Ma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chelsea Ma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married43.6%56.4%
All25.7%74.3%
Non Family19.3%80.7%
Male19.3%80.7%
Female14.2%85.8%

25.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,7233.0325.7
Non Family4,7331.4819.3
Married3,9393.8543.6
Female2,6693.8314.2
Male1,3824.4319.3

3.69

Average Family Size

3.03

Average Household Size

9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chelsea Ma Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,35520.72%
9th to 12th Grade2,4499.48%
High School Graduate9,02934.94%
Some College3,28812.72%
Associates Degree1,2174.71%
Bachelors Degree2,74310.61%
Graduate Degree1,7646.83%

Chelsea Ma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic15,4409,0361,263
White7,5086,6842,439
Multiple Races6,8203,905556
Other Race2,3511,394177
Black1,7181,428410
Asian950656342
Native American5151

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 36.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,421$34,205$26,830
Less Than High School$23,125$26,505$16,360
High School Grad$30,239$33,856$23,657
Some College$34,369$37,122$30,841
Bachelors Degree$46,546$52,411$42,429
Graduate Degree$64,621$63,013$68,092

$31,421

Average Earnings

$34,205

Average Male

$26,830

Average Female

Chelsea Ma Language

Chelsea Ma Language by Age

Chelsea Ma Language

29.59% of Chelsea Ma residents speak only English, while 70.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 59.83% of the population.

Chelsea Ma Poverty

Chelsea Ma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic25,8195,58621.64%
Multiple12,1012,75122.73%
White8,2931,00712.14%
Other3,38694727.97%
Black2,73755120.13%
Asian1,40429320.87%
Native822631.71%

19.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.74%

Male Poverty Rate

23.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chelsea Ma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chelsea Ma is Native, with 31.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chelsea Ma is White, with 12.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.67%
High School15.12%
Some College12.05%
Bachelors or Greater6.26%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.18%
Male Unemployed16.08%
Female Employed13.79%
Male Employed7.23%

Chelsea Ma Income

Chelsea Ma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,839$65,332
Families$55,790$68,822
Married Families$66,728-
Non Families$31,574$50,493

Chelsea Ma Marital Status

Chelsea Ma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

33.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.1%

Male Marriage Rate

32.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Chelsea Ma Married by Age and Sex

Chelsea Ma Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Chelsea Ma Marital Status by Race

Chelsea Ma Veterans

746

Number of Veterans

712

Male Veterans

34

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam287
Korea138
World War II102
Second Gulf War72
First Gulf War44

Chelsea Ma Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6314.15%
Hispanic940.53%
Black703.49%
Other451.68%

Chelsea Ma Veterans by Education

13.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chelsea Ma Employment Status

71.3%

Labor Force Participation

67.4%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Chelsea Ma Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

41.63%

Born in Massachusetts

54.37%

Native Born

45.63%

Foreign Born

31.86%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

54.37% of Chelsea Ma residents were born in the United States, with 41.63% having been born in Massachusetts. 31.86% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.