Taunton, Massachusetts Population 2019

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201757,1391370.24%
201657,002880.15%
201556,9141770.31%
201456,7375530.98%
201356,1841320.24%
201256,0521250.22%
201155,927290.05%
201055,898-78-0.01%
200055,9766,1441.17%
199049,8324,8311.02%
198045,0011,2450.28%
197043,7562,6240.62%
196041,1321,0230.25%
195040,1092,7140.70%
194037,395400.01%
193037,3552180.06%
192037,1372,8780.81%
191034,2593,2230.99%
190031,0365,5882.00%
189025,4484,2351.84%
188021,2132,5841.31%
187018,6293,2531.94%
186015,3764,9353.95%
185010,4412,7963.17%
18407,6451,6032.38%
18306,0421,5222.94%
18204,5200.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White48,151
Black or African American4,035
Some Other Race2,099
Two or More Races1,930
Asian597
American Indian and Alaska Native14

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Taunton Ma Population Pyramid 2019

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Taunton Ma Median Age

40.2


Total

38.5


Male

41.6


Female

Taunton Ma Adults

There are 44,460 adults, (8,905 of whom are seniors) in Taunton Ma.

Taunton Ma Age Dependency

59.8

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Taunton Ma Sex Ratio

Female

29,548

52.00%

Male

27,278

48.00%

Taunton Ma Households and Families

Taunton Ma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Taunton Ma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.7%16.3%
All63.6%36.4%
Male55.4%44.6%
Non Family51.6%48.4%
Female40.5%59.5%

63.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Taunton Ma Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,2732.5263.6
Married9,3843.2683.7
Non Family8,0851.2251.6
Female3,3913.3340.5
Male1,4133.0755.4

3.13

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

8.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Taunton Ma Households

Taunton Ma Education

Taunton Ma Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,0187.52%
9th to 12th Grade3,4318.55%
High School Graduate13,26933.05%
Some College8,22720.49%
Associates Degree3,9539.85%
Bachelors Degree5,73414.28%
Graduate Degree2,5196.27%

Taunton Ma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White34,53529,2257,346
Black2,3211,963309
Hispanic1,7971,262176
Other Race1,29486399
Multiple Races66562798
Asian477429293
Native American1414

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 native american people with a rate of 61.43%.

Taunton Ma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,287$45,874$35,344
Less Than High School$31,482$40,527$22,983
High School Grad$36,098$41,682$31,229
Some College$40,981$50,945$33,899
Bachelors Degree$54,626$62,566$52,955
Graduate Degree$69,839$79,653$64,737

$41,287

Average Earnings

$45,874

Average Male

$35,344

Average Female

Taunton Ma Language

Taunton Ma Language by Age

Taunton Ma Language

80.55% of Taunton Ma residents speak only English, while 19.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 14.63% of the population.

Taunton Ma Poverty

Taunton Ma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White45,8224,86210.61%
Hispanic3,6661,63644.63%
Multiple1,89576540.37%
Other2,05871034.50%
Black4,02464516.03%
Asian59710417.42%
Native1414100.00%

13.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.50%

Male Poverty Rate

14.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Taunton Ma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Taunton Ma is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Taunton Ma is White, with 10.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.28%.

Taunton Ma Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.47%
High School12.60%
Some College10.59%
Bachelors or Greater4.91%

Taunton Ma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.03%
Male Unemployed33.30%
Female Employed4.62%
Male Employed4.52%

Taunton Ma Income

Taunton Ma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,797$73,566
Families$74,613$85,573
Married Families$90,112$
Non Families$30,849$47,429

Taunton Ma Marital Status

Taunton Ma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.4%

Male Marriage Rate

42.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Taunton Ma Married by Age and Sex

Taunton 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 55-64.

Taunton Ma Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Taunton Ma Veterans

Taunton Ma Veterans by War

2,428

Number of Veterans

2,298

Male Veterans

130

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam951
First Gulf War321
Second Gulf War313
Korea218
World War II131

Taunton Ma Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74857
75+530
55 to 64438
35 to 54398
18 to 34205

Taunton Ma Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2675.83%
Black913.24%
Hispanic763.61%
Other543.78%
2 or More162.02%

Taunton Ma Veterans by Education

10.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Taunton Ma Employment Status

Taunton Ma Employment by Age

66.4%

Labor Force Participation

62.4%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Taunton Ma Employment by Race

Taunton Ma Employment by Education

Taunton 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

74.54%

Born in Massachusetts

87.81%

Native Born

12.19%

Foreign Born

4.06%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

87.81% of Taunton Ma residents were born in the United States, with 74.54% having been born in Massachusetts. 4.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.