Hampshire County, Massachusetts Population 2019

Hampshire County, Massachusetts's estimated population is 161,834 with a growth rate of 0.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hampshire County, Massachusetts is the 10th largest county in Massachusetts.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017161,8341760.11%
2016161,6587940.49%
2015160,864-3-0.00%
2014160,8671050.07%
2013160,7624350.27%
2012160,3272320.14%
2011160,0958050.51%
2010159,29012,7228.68%
1990146,5687,7555.59%
1980138,81314,83211.96%
1970123,98120,75220.10%
1960103,22915,63517.85%
195087,59415,13320.88%
194072,461-340-0.47%
193072,8013,2024.60%
192069,5996,2729.90%
191063,3274,5077.66%
190058,8206,96113.42%
189051,8594,6279.80%
188047,2322,8446.41%
187044,3886,56517.36%
186037,8232,0915.85%
185035,7324,83515.65%
184030,8976432.13%
183030,2543,76714.22%
182026,487-49,788-65.27%
181076,2753,8435.31%
180072,43212,75121.37%
179059,6810.00%

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White142,018
Asian8,518
Black or African American4,691
Two or More Races4,190
Some Other Race1,395
American Indian and Alaska Native325
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60

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

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Population Pyramid 2019

2,0004,0006,0008,00010,00012,00014,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,00010,00012,00014,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Median Age

36.1


Total

35.3


Male

36.8


Female

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Adults

There are 136,575 adults, (24,649 of whom are seniors) in Hampshire County, Massachusetts.

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Age Dependency

44

Age Dependency Ratio

22

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22

Child Dependency Ratio

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Sex Ratio

Female

85,705

53.17%

Male

75,492

46.83%

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Households and Families

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
All66.1%33.9%
Female57%43%
Male56.2%43.8%
Non Family45.7%54.3%

66.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All58,7822.3566.1
Married26,3962.9887.5
Non Family23,8521.4445.7
Female6,0132.9857
Male2,5212.8856.2

2.9

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Households

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8551.87%
9th to 12th Grade3,6383.67%
High School Graduate24,23124.46%
Some College14,89015.03%
Associates Degree9,3109.40%
Bachelors Degree22,34822.56%
Graduate Degree22,79823.01%

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White88,17083,99140,543
Hispanic3,8873,2281,275
Asian3,6493,2162,147
Black2,1691,926426
Multiple Races1,3671,310761
Other Race65246683
Native American17414371
Islander363229

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 95.83%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 80.56%.

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,270$51,273$38,616
Less Than High School$21,898$27,264$17,356
High School Grad$37,106$43,840$29,659
Some College$39,010$43,973$34,275
Bachelors Degree$47,625$56,238$40,846
Graduate Degree$63,011$74,372$56,595

$43,270

Average Earnings

$51,273

Average Male

$38,616

Average Female

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Language

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Language by Age

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Language

88.55% of Hampshire County, Massachusetts residents speak only English, while 11.45% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 4.37% of the population.

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Poverty

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White120,20714,68212.21%
Hispanic7,0611,46720.78%
Asian5,2531,24323.66%
Black3,2011,17236.61%
Multiple3,36751215.21%
Other99319419.54%
Native25715058.37%
Islander601626.67%

13.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.81%

Male Poverty Rate

13.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hampshire County, Massachusetts

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hampshire County, Massachusetts is Native, with 58.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hampshire County, Massachusetts is White, with 12.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.36%.

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.51%
High School12.91%
Some College10.10%
Bachelors or Greater5.55%

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed41.88%
Female Unemployed40.36%
Male Employed7.40%
Female Employed7.25%

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Income

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,974$85,695
Families$88,476$107,508
Married Families$102,171$122,173
Non Families$36,712$50,754

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Marital Status

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.6%

Male Marriage Rate

37.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Married by Age and Sex

Hampshire 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 35To44.

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Marital Status by Race


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

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Veterans

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Veterans by War

8,933

Number of Veterans

8,312

Male Veterans

621

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,329
First Gulf War1,314
Second Gulf War1,228
Korea857
World War II551

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+2,442
65 to 742,357
35 to 541,866
55 to 641,734
18 to 34534

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,5277.06%
Black1984.94%
Hispanic1432.27%
2 or More963.69%
Asian620.81%
Indian4216.87%
Other80.73%

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Veterans by Education

7.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Employment Status

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Employment by Age

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.2%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Employment by Race

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hampshire County, Massachusetts

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Northamn2854928483-66-0.23%
Easthamn Town160531605960.04%
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