Dukes County, Massachusetts Population 2018

Dukes County, Massachusetts's estimated population is 17,325 with a growth rate of 0.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dukes County, Massachusetts is the 13th largest county in Massachusetts.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,275-50-0.29%
201717,325130.08%
201617,312350.20%
201517,277-23-0.13%
201417,3001370.80%
201317,1633341.98%
201216,8291340.80%
201116,6951240.75%
201016,5714,93242.37%
199011,6392,69730.16%
19808,9422,82546.18%
19706,1172884.94%
19605,8291963.48%
19505,633-36-0.64%
19405,66971614.46%
19304,95358113.29%
19204,372-132-2.93%
19104,504-57-1.25%
19004,5611924.39%
18904,369691.60%
18804,30051313.55%
18703,787-616-13.99%
18604,403-137-3.02%
18504,54058214.70%
18403,95844112.54%
18303,5172256.83%
18203,29220.06%
18103,2901725.52%
18003,118-147-4.50%
17903,2650.00%

Dukes County, Massachusetts Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White15,224
Two or More Races829
Black or African American672
American Indian and Alaska Native271
Some Other Race226
Asian53

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

Dukes County, Massachusetts Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Dukes County, Massachusetts Median Age

45.9


Total

45.1


Male

46.6


Female

Dukes County, Massachusetts Adults

There are 14,015 adults, (3,659 of whom are seniors) in Dukes County, Massachusetts.

Dukes County, Massachusetts Age Dependency

66.8

Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Dukes County, Massachusetts Sex Ratio

Female

8,993

52.06%

Male

8,282

47.94%

Dukes County, Massachusetts Households and Families

Dukes County, Massachusetts Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Dukes County, Massachusetts Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.9%14.1%
All77.7%22.3%
Female75.3%24.7%
Non Family69.2%30.8%
Male47.3%52.7%

77.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dukes County, Massachusetts Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,1392.7777.7
Married3,0633.1485.9
Non Family2,2691.3969.2
Female6615.3575.3
Male1464.7847.3

3.46

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dukes County, Massachusetts Households

Dukes County, Massachusetts Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1220.96%
9th to 12th Grade3142.47%
High School Graduate2,79921.99%
Some College2,68821.12%
Associates Degree9127.17%
Bachelors Degree3,59128.22%
Graduate Degree2,30118.08%

Dukes County, Massachusetts Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,57211,2665,501
Black448385178
Multiple Races258258135
Other Race19018441
Hispanic1421074
Native American1107828
Asian25259

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 52.33%.

Dukes County, Massachusetts Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,879$48,060$36,476
Less Than High School$31,394$31,741$30,990
High School Grad$38,274$45,208$30,227
Some College$38,397$41,262$34,189
Bachelors Degree$36,069$37,743$35,874
Graduate Degree$63,047$77,398$56,526

$40,879

Average Earnings

$48,060

Average Male

$36,476

Average Female

Dukes County, Massachusetts Language

Dukes County, Massachusetts Language by Age

Dukes County, Massachusetts Language

90.01% of Dukes County, Massachusetts residents speak only English, while 9.99% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 8.60% of the population.

Dukes County, Massachusetts Poverty

Dukes County, Massachusetts Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,9181,2448.34%
Native2717929.15%
Black650507.69%
Hispanic2614316.48%
Multiple822394.74%
Other21783.69%

8.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.74%

Male Poverty Rate

9.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dukes County, Massachusetts

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dukes County, Massachusetts is Native, with 29.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dukes County, Massachusetts is Other, with 3.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.71%.

Dukes County, Massachusetts Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.08%
High School13.77%
Some College6.09%
Bachelors or Greater3.80%

Dukes County, Massachusetts Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed67.98%
Female Employed2.09%
Male Employed1.80%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Dukes County, Massachusetts Income

Dukes County, Massachusetts Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,535$105,535
Families$98,735$128,277
Married Families$106,354$
Non Families$42,799$62,329

Dukes County, Massachusetts Marital Status

Dukes County, Massachusetts Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

41.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Dukes County, Massachusetts Married by Age and Sex

Dukes County, Massachusetts Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Dukes County, Massachusetts Marital Status by Race


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

Dukes County, Massachusetts Veterans

Dukes County, Massachusetts Veterans by War

622

Number of Veterans

599

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam259
First Gulf War68
Korea62
World War II46
Second Gulf War44

Dukes County, Massachusetts Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+232
65 to 74212
35 to 5496
18 to 3444
55 to 6438

Dukes County, Massachusetts Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5874.64%
Black326.41%
Hispanic115.31%
Indian21.67%
2 or More10.20%

Dukes County, Massachusetts Veterans by Education

2.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dukes County, Massachusetts Employment Status

Dukes County, Massachusetts Employment by Age

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.8%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Dukes County, Massachusetts Employment by Race

Dukes County, Massachusetts Employment by Education

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