Barnstable County, Massachusetts Population 2018

Barnstable County, Massachusetts's estimated population is 213,444 with a growth rate of 0.00% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Barnstable County, Massachusetts is the 9th largest county in Massachusetts.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017213,9004560.21%
2017213,44440.00%
2016213,440-333-0.16%
2015213,773-506-0.24%
2014214,279-287-0.13%
2013214,566-221-0.10%
2012214,787-553-0.26%
2011215,340-537-0.25%
2010215,87729,27215.69%
1990186,60538,68026.15%
1980147,92551,26953.04%
197096,65626,37037.52%
196070,28623,48150.17%
195046,8059,51025.50%
194037,2954,99015.45%
193032,3055,63521.13%
192026,670-872-3.17%
191027,542-284-1.02%
190027,826-1,346-4.61%
189029,172-2,725-8.54%
188031,897-877-2.68%
187032,774-3,216-8.94%
186035,9907142.02%
185035,2762,7288.38%
184032,5484,03414.15%
183028,5144,48818.68%
182024,0261,8158.17%
181022,2112,91815.12%
180019,2931,93911.17%
179017,3540.00%

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White197,187
Black or African American5,857
Two or More Races4,291
Asian3,158
Some Other Race2,217
American Indian and Alaska Native1,013
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander177

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

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Population Pyramid 2018

2,0004,0006,0008,00010,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,00010,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Median Age

52.4


Total

50.4


Male

54.1


Female

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Adults

There are 180,399 adults, (60,860 of whom are seniors) in Barnstable County, Massachusetts.

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Age Dependency

78.9

Age Dependency Ratio

50.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28

Child Dependency Ratio

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Sex Ratio

Female

111,748

52.24%

Male

102,152

47.76%

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Households and Families

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
All78.8%21.2%
Male71.8%28.2%
Non Family69.7%30.3%
Female60.9%39.1%

78.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All95,0112.2278.8
Married46,9662.8389.5
Non Family36,5741.1969.7
Female8,3183.0760.9
Male3,1532.9471.8

2.8

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Households

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Education

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,4511.48%
9th to 12th Grade4,8362.93%
High School Graduate41,32225.03%
Some College32,56719.73%
Associates Degree15,0789.13%
Bachelors Degree39,42823.88%
Graduate Degree29,41917.82%

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White152,842147,29765,682
Black3,6233,061607
Hispanic3,3092,914850
Multiple Races1,9841,773554
Asian1,9231,584831
Other Race1,2861,003271
Native American706661212
Islander909015

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 43.21%.

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,126$49,069$33,340
Less Than High School$30,267$36,536$20,292
High School Grad$31,680$40,189$25,940
Some College$36,904$47,357$30,861
Bachelors Degree$49,363$65,159$40,117
Graduate Degree$62,539$74,994$56,415

$41,126

Average Earnings

$49,069

Average Male

$33,340

Average Female

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Language

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Language by Age

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Language

91.78% of Barnstable County, Massachusetts residents speak only English, while 8.22% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 5.11% of the population.

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Poverty

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White190,57113,3116.98%
Black5,7101,01417.76%
Hispanic5,66359510.51%
Multiple4,2054159.87%
Other1,98130915.60%
Asian3,1412367.51%
Native1,01310410.27%

7.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.56%

Male Poverty Rate

8.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Barnstable County, Massachusetts

The race most likely to be in poverty in Barnstable County, Massachusetts is Black, with 17.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Barnstable County, Massachusetts is White, with 6.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.94%.

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.27%
High School8.29%
Some College7.00%
Bachelors or Greater4.09%

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed17.30%
Male Unemployed13.08%
Female Employed3.98%
Male Employed3.37%

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Income

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$68,048$90,804
Families$86,621$110,204
Married Families$95,880$121,775
Non Families$39,305$56,603

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Marital Status

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.0%

Male Marriage Rate

51.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Married by Age and Sex

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Marital Status by Race


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

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Veterans

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Veterans by War

18,519

Number of Veterans

17,436

Male Veterans

1,083

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam6,862
Korea3,018
World War II1,850
First Gulf War1,629
Second Gulf War1,354

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+7,285
65 to 745,731
55 to 642,491
35 to 542,356
18 to 34656

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White17,88310.61%
2 or More24010.02%
Hispanic1824.75%
Black1754.12%
Indian8410.01%
Other624.13%
Asian602.67%
Hawaiian1510.14%

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Veterans by Education

4.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Employment Status

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Employment by Age

59.9%

Labor Force Participation

56.4%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Employment by Race

Barnstable County, Massachusetts Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Barnstable County, Massachusetts

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Barnstable Town4518944254-935-2.07%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990