Framingham, Massachusetts Population 2019

Framingham, Massachusetts's estimated population is 73,123 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Framingham, Massachusetts is the 14th largest city in Massachusetts based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2919.71 people/mi² (1127.30 people/km²).

The overall median age is 38.4 years, 37.8 years for males, and 39.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.1 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 28,841 households in the city, with an average size of 2.44 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0.2%, with a median rent of $1289/month. The median house has 5.5 rooms, and has a value of $371,200.

The median income for households in Framingham, Massachusetts is $73,182, while the mean household income is $95,819.

Framingham Ma Demographics

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

  • White: 72.99%
  • Asian: 7.84%
  • Other race: 7.49%
  • Black or African American: 6.73%
  • Two or more races: 4.42%
  • Native American: 0.53%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%
LatLng(42.3079, -71.4362)
Rank in State14th
StateMassachusetts
CountyMiddlesex County
Time ZoneEastern Time Zone
Land Area (km²)64.87 (25.04 mi²)
Water Area (km²)3.79 (1.46 mi²)
TypeTown
GEOID2524960
Density (km²)1,127.30
Density (mi²)2,919.71
Area Code(s)508 / 774
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201873,1231,2571.75%
201771,8663970.56%
201671,4695320.75%
201570,9371500.21%
201470,7873700.53%
201370,4173530.50%
201270,0644130.59%
201169,6519841.43%
201068,6670.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White51,989
Asian5,583
Some Other Race5,337
Black or African American4,791
Two or More Races3,146
American Indian and Alaska Native378
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

Framingham Ma Population Pyramid 2019

Framingham Ma Median Age

38.4


Total

37.8


Male

39.1


Female

Framingham Ma Adults

There are 56,675 adults, (10,507 of whom are seniors) in Framingham Ma.

Framingham Ma Age Dependency

54.3

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Framingham Ma Sex Ratio

Female

37,477

52.61%

Male

33,755

47.39%

Framingham Ma Households and Families

Framingham Ma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Framingham Ma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.4%25.6%
All54.5%45.5%
Non Family36.5%63.5%
Female34.7%65.3%
Male32.8%67.2%

54.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,7702.4454.5
Married13,4543.0974.4
Non Family9,9681.2636.5
Female3,1133.1734.7
Male1,2353.0732.8

3.02

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Framingham Ma Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,7445.53%
9th to 12th Grade2,3874.81%
High School Graduate11,67623.52%
Some College6,96614.03%
Associates Degree2,5155.07%
Bachelors Degree13,58527.36%
Graduate Degree9,77819.69%

Framingham Ma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White34,60732,54218,012
Hispanic6,3814,6211,210
Asian4,2523,8182,900
Other Race2,9182,163285
Black2,8302,339995
Multiple Races1,7111,183326
Native American19718821
Islander888

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,163$53,272$36,427
Less Than High School$21,865$28,180$16,306
High School Grad$31,044$39,936$22,147
Some College$37,945$43,962$30,971
Bachelors Degree$60,408$71,956$50,799
Graduate Degree$78,422$97,685$64,910

$44,163

Average Earnings

$53,272

Average Male

$36,427

Average Female

Framingham Ma Language

Framingham Ma Language by Age

Framingham Ma Language

61.78% of Framingham Ma residents speak only English, while 38.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 17.90% of the population.

Framingham Ma Poverty

Framingham Ma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White44,8133,5167.85%
Hispanic11,3342,76424.39%
Black4,5131,40831.20%
Other5,21592317.70%
Multiple2,98450316.86%
Asian5,4423857.07%
Native37017948.38%

11.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.65%

Male Poverty Rate

13.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Framingham Ma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Framingham Ma is Native, with 48.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Framingham Ma is Asian, with 7.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.11%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.63%
High School15.60%
Some College8.39%
Bachelors or Greater3.87%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.13%
Male Unemployed23.99%
Female Employed7.08%
Male Employed4.70%

Framingham Ma Income

Framingham Ma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$73,182$95,819
Families$92,602$116,815
Married Families$112,564-
Non Families$40,022$55,001

Framingham Ma Marital Status

Framingham Ma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

45.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Framingham Ma Married by Age and Sex

Framingham Ma Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Framingham Ma Marital Status by Race

Framingham Ma Veterans

2,739

Number of Veterans

2,636

Male Veterans

103

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam865
Korea355
World War II294
First Gulf War222
Second Gulf War211

Framingham Ma Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,5315.90%
Hispanic1331.72%
Black752.21%
2 or More653.44%
Other441.23%
Asian230.49%
Indian10.38%

Framingham Ma Veterans by Education

6.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Framingham Ma Employment Status

71.7%

Labor Force Participation

68%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Framingham 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

52.02%

Born in Massachusetts

73.16%

Native Born

26.84%

Foreign Born

16.57%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

73.16% of Framingham Ma residents were born in the United States, with 52.02% having been born in Massachusetts. 16.57% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.