Abington, Massachusetts Population 2020

16,330

Abington is a city located in Massachusetts. Abington has a 2020 population of 16,330. Abington is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 2.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,985 in 2010. Abington reached it's highest population of 16,330 in 2018.

The average household income in Abington is $99,500 with a poverty rate of 3.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,167 per month, and the median house value is $339,000. The median age in Abington is 41 years, 38 years for males, and 42.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.9 males.

Abington Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Abington was:

  • White: 91.11%
  • Asian: 3.70%
  • Two or more races: 2.35%
  • Black or African American: 1.72%
  • Other race: 1.11%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Abington, Massachusetts is 16,330, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 16,330.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 15,985.

Abington, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,87891.11%
Asian6053.70%
Two or More Races3842.35%
Black or African American2811.72%
Some Other Race1821.11%

Abington Population Pyramid 2020

Abington Median Age

41


Total

38


Male

42.9


Female

Abington Adults

There are 13,291 adults, (2,232 of whom are seniors) in Abington.

Abington Age Dependency

47.7

Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Abington Sex Ratio

Female

8,598

52.65%

Male

7,732

47.35%

Abington Households and Families

Abington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Abington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.1%17.9%
Female70.8%29.2%
All70%30%
Non Family51.7%48.3%
Male43.4%56.6%

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4132.5370
Married3,4073.1782.1
Non Family1,8631.2351.7
Female8622.6470.8
Male2813.0143.4

3.03

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Abington Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1951.70%
9th to 12th Grade3873.38%
High School Graduate3,02126.40%
Some College2,25419.70%
Associates Degree1,27011.10%
Bachelors Degree3,11827.25%
Graduate Degree1,19910.48%

Abington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,4189,9693,893
Asian397375323
Black23618738
Multiple Races17917942
Hispanic16714041
Other Race10873

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 81.36%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,567$60,868$44,276
Less Than High School$32,688$34,313$
High School Grad$43,606$51,472$33,277
Some College$43,873$46,916$37,083
Bachelors Degree$68,690$87,031$53,789
Graduate Degree$82,247$98,750$81,014

$51,567

Average Earnings

$60,868

Average Male

$44,276

Average Female

Abington Language

Abington Language by Age

Abington Language

89.08% of Abington residents speak only English, while 10.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.45% of the population.

Abington Poverty

Abington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,5035093.51%
Asian605548.93%
Hispanic339339.73%
Multiple382112.88%

3.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.44%

Male Poverty Rate

4.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Abington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Abington is Hispanic, with 9.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Abington is Multiple, with 2.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.17%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.96%
High School6.22%
Some College3.56%
Bachelors or Greater1.46%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.32%
Female Unemployed11.74%
Female Employed1.71%
Male Employed0.26%

Abington Income

Abington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$90,873$99,500
Families$107,129$114,511
Married Families$125,265-
Non Families$45,240$60,811

Abington Marital Status

Abington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Abington Married by Age and Sex

Abington 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 45-54.

Abington Marital Status by Race

Abington Veterans

973

Number of Veterans

933

Male Veterans

40

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam310
Second Gulf War164
First Gulf War104
World War II32
Korea32
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54233
55 to 64220
65 to 74215
75+200
18 to 34105
Name Veterans % of Total
White9017.39%
2 or More5825.55%
Black145.93%
Hispanic136.63%

$Abington Veterans by Education

1.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Abington Employment Status

74.3%

Labor Force Participation

70.4%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Abington 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

80.61%

Born in Massachusetts

91.58%

Native Born

8.42%

Foreign Born

3.82%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.58% of Abington residents were born in the United States, with 80.61% having been born in Massachusetts. 3.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202016,3300.00%
201916,3300.00%
201816,330550.34%
201716,275790.49%
201616,196840.52%
201516,112310.19%
201416,081720.45%
201316,009790.50%
201215,930890.56%
201115,841-144-0.90%
201015,9850.00%