Worcester Massachusetts Population 2018

Worcester Massachusetts's estimated population is 184,508 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016184,508170.01%
2015184,4914860.26%
2014184,0059990.55%
2013183,0066330.35%
2012182,373520.03%
2011182,3211,2760.70%
2010181,0458,3974.86%
2000172,6482,8891.70%
1990169,7597,9604.92%
1980161,799-14,773-8.37%
1970176,572-10,015-5.37%
1960186,587-16,899-8.30%
1950203,4869,7925.06%
1940193,694-1,617-0.83%
1930195,31115,5578.65%
1920179,75433,76823.13%
1910145,98627,56523.28%
1900118,42133,76639.89%
189084,65526,36445.23%
188058,29117,18641.81%
187041,10516,14564.68%
186024,9607,91146.40%
185017,0499,552127.41%
18407,4973,32479.65%
18304,1731,17339.10%
18203,00040015.38%
18102,6002008.33%
18002,40030014.29%
17902,1000.00%

Worcester Massachusetts Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White129,61470.25%
Black or African American23,64912.82%
Asian13,1487.13%
Some Other Race8,5094.61%
Two or More Races7,8554.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native5290.29%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander780.04%

Worcester Massachusetts Population Pyramid

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Worcester Ma Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5
Houses Without Mortgage
8,383
Houses With Mortgage
21,116
Vacancy Rate
9.4
Median Rent
945
Median Home Value
205,200
Renter-Occupied Units
39,077
Owner-Occupied Units
29,499
Total Housing Units
75,724

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Worcester Ma for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 6.2% and the labor force participation rate is 62.6%.

Worcester Ma Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.5
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.9
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
11777
Male Householder (no wife) Families
4141
Married Couple Families
23252
Average Family Size
3.23
Average Household Size
2.5