Marlborough, Massachusetts Population 2019

Marlborough, Massachusetts's estimated population is 39,825 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Marlborough, Massachusetts is the 37th largest city in Massachusetts based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1909.18 people/mi² (737.13 people/km²).

The overall median age is 39.5 years, 38.8 years for males, and 40.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 16,710 households in the city, with an average size of 2.52 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 2%, with a median rent of $1350/month. The median house has 5.5 rooms, and has a value of $325,700.

The median income for households in Marlborough, Massachusetts is $75,418, while the mean household income is $97,292.

Marlborough Ma Demographics

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

  • White: 78.41%
  • Two or more races: 7.92%
  • Other race: 5.50%
  • Asian: 5.40%
  • Black or African American: 2.67%
  • Native American: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
LatLng(42.3459, -71.5523)
Rank in State37th
StateMassachusetts
CountyMiddlesex County
Time ZoneEastern Time Zone
Land Area (km²)54.03 (20.86 mi²)
Water Area (km²)3.20 (1.24 mi²)
TypeCity
GEOID2538715
Density (km²)737.13
Density (mi²)1,909.18
Area Code(s)508 / 774
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201839,825370.09%
201739,788-5-0.01%
201639,793-6-0.02%
201539,7991080.27%
201439,6912230.57%
201339,4681630.41%
201239,3053710.95%
201138,9343540.92%
201038,5802,3250.62%
200036,2554,4421.32%
199031,8131,1960.38%
198030,6172,6810.92%
197027,9369,1174.03%
196018,8193,0631.79%
195015,7566020.39%
194015,154-433-0.28%
193015,5875590.37%
192015,0284490.30%
191014,5799700.69%
190013,609-196-0.14%
189013,8053,6783.15%
188010,1271,6531.80%
18708,4742,5633.67%
18605,9110.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White31,186
Two or More Races3,151
Some Other Race2,187
Asian2,146
Black or African American1,062
American Indian and Alaska Native39

Marlborough Ma Population Pyramid 2019

Marlborough Ma Median Age

39.5


Total

38.8


Male

40.2


Female

Marlborough Ma Adults

There are 31,438 adults, (5,560 of whom are seniors) in Marlborough Ma.

Marlborough Ma Age Dependency

53.7

Age Dependency Ratio

21.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Marlborough Ma Sex Ratio

Female

20,766

52.21%

Male

19,005

47.79%

Marlborough Ma Households and Families

Marlborough Ma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Marlborough Ma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.2%27.8%
All56.7%43.3%
Male46.6%53.4%
Non Family41.2%58.8%
Female37.8%62.2%

56.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,5292.5256.7
Married7,8803.2472.2
Non Family5,5111.3141.2
Female1,6873.0537.8
Male4512.8146.6

3.11

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Marlborough Ma Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3194.63%
9th to 12th Grade1,0783.78%
High School Graduate8,12828.53%
Some College4,40115.45%
Associates Degree2,3758.34%
Bachelors Degree6,53222.93%
Graduate Degree4,65916.35%

Marlborough Ma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,56220,2188,689
Hispanic3,2402,392772
Multiple Races1,8221,333284
Asian1,6551,5841,297
Other Race1,5851,414390
Black606502268
Native American3939

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 78.37%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,194$53,279$37,128
Less Than High School$23,421$23,904$22,781
High School Grad$27,324$40,202$19,204
Some College$41,395$50,570$34,684
Bachelors Degree$67,466$80,244$54,429
Graduate Degree$78,398$102,311$71,494

$46,194

Average Earnings

$53,279

Average Male

$37,128

Average Female

Marlborough Ma Language

Marlborough Ma Language by Age

Marlborough Ma Language

67.41% of Marlborough Ma residents speak only English, while 32.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 16.66% of the population.

Marlborough Ma Poverty

Marlborough Ma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,6531,5765.50%
Hispanic5,10064412.63%
Other2,18038717.75%
Asian2,1462149.97%
Multiple3,1381795.70%
Black1,030514.95%

6.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.47%

Male Poverty Rate

7.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marlborough Ma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marlborough Ma is Other, with 17.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marlborough Ma is Black, with 4.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.35%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.89%
Some College6.79%
High School6.71%
Bachelors or Greater2.49%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed29.77%
Male Unemployed26.26%
Female Employed5.54%
Male Employed2.31%

Marlborough Ma Income

Marlborough Ma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$75,418$97,292
Families$91,036$112,549
Married Families$106,753-
Non Families$50,222$66,224

Marlborough Ma Marital Status

Marlborough Ma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Marlborough Ma Married by Age and Sex

Marlborough 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 35-44.

Marlborough Ma Marital Status by Race

Marlborough Ma Veterans

1,904

Number of Veterans

1,749

Male Veterans

155

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam704
First Gulf War326
Second Gulf War253
World War II142
Korea140

Marlborough Ma Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8047.17%
Indian39100.00%
Hispanic350.97%
Other352.02%
Black162.28%
2 or More100.50%

Marlborough Ma Veterans by Education

5.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marlborough Ma Employment Status

73.9%

Labor Force Participation

70.3%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Marlborough 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

57.26%

Born in Massachusetts

76.02%

Native Born

23.98%

Foreign Born

14.79%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

76.02% of Marlborough Ma residents were born in the United States, with 57.26% having been born in Massachusetts. 14.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.