Attleboro, Massachusetts Population 2020

45,779

Attleboro is a city located in Massachusetts. With a 2020 population of 45,779, it is the 26th largest city in Massachusetts and the 858th largest city in the United States. Attleboro is currently growing at a rate of 0.73% annually and its population has increased by 5.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 43,593 in 2010. Spanning over 28 miles, Attleboro has a population density of 1,710 people per square mile.

The average household income in Attleboro is $92,805 with a poverty rate of 8.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,057 per month, and the median house value is $283,100. The median age in Attleboro is 40.9 years, 39.8 years for males, and 41.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.7 males.

Attleboro Demographics

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

  • White: 88.20%
  • Asian: 4.65%
  • Black or African American: 3.27%
  • Two or more races: 2.06%
  • Other race: 1.77%
  • Native American: 0.03%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
The current population of Attleboro, Massachusetts is 45,779, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 45,117.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 43,593.

Attleboro, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White39,29388.20%
Asian2,0714.65%
Black or African American1,4553.27%
Two or More Races9192.06%
Some Other Race7871.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.03%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.02%

Attleboro Population Pyramid 2020

Attleboro Median Age

40.9


Total

39.8


Male

41.9


Female

Attleboro Adults

There are 34,606 adults, (6,616 of whom are seniors) in Attleboro.

Attleboro Age Dependency

59.2

Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Attleboro Sex Ratio

Female

22,763

51.10%

Male

21,785

48.90%

Attleboro Households and Families

Attleboro Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Attleboro Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.4%16.6%
All67.5%32.5%
Non Family52.3%47.7%
Male50.8%49.2%
Female49.6%50.4%

67.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,3782.5367.5
Married8,7173.1983.4
Non Family5,7941.1852.3
Female2,0843.2849.6
Male7833.1650.8

3.13

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Attleboro Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1533.66%
9th to 12th Grade2,1326.76%
High School Graduate9,01628.60%
Some College5,74918.24%
Associates Degree3,27710.40%
Bachelors Degree7,03522.32%
Graduate Degree3,16010.02%

Attleboro Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White27,54824,9949,112
Hispanic1,6201,337201
Asian1,246928514
Black860762256
Other Race42932732
Multiple Races31727691
Native American1313

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 41.25%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,181$55,269$43,378
Less Than High School$30,617$28,658$33,750
High School Grad$36,707$42,234$30,899
Some College$44,061$52,774$37,243
Bachelors Degree$67,563$78,555$56,558
Graduate Degree$78,404$107,201$68,536

$50,181

Average Earnings

$55,269

Average Male

$43,378

Average Female

Attleboro Language

Attleboro Language by Age

Attleboro Language

85.57% of Attleboro residents speak only English, while 14.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.50% of the population.

Attleboro Poverty

Attleboro Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White36,6092,9918.17%
Hispanic3,19960018.76%
Black1,43424417.02%
Multiple88412914.59%
Asian2,0711225.89%
Other783546.90%
Islander1010100.00%

8.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.86%

Male Poverty Rate

8.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Attleboro

The race most likely to be in poverty in Attleboro is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Attleboro is Asian, with 5.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.08%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.37%
High School10.38%
Some College6.11%
Bachelors or Greater2.40%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.57%
Male Unemployed27.28%
Male Employed3.50%
Female Employed3.31%

Attleboro Income

Attleboro Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$74,255$92,805
Families$95,124$109,848
Married Families$108,890-
Non Families$39,926$53,658

Attleboro Marital Status

Attleboro Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.1%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Attleboro Married by Age and Sex

Attleboro Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Attleboro Marital Status by Race

Attleboro Veterans

2,631

Number of Veterans

2,340

Male Veterans

291

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam852
Second Gulf War426
First Gulf War384
Korea355
World War II102
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74751
75+683
35 to 54628
55 to 64302
18 to 34267
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4627.83%
Hispanic955.03%
Asian856.44%
2 or More5114.09%
Black333.54%

$Attleboro Veterans by Education

5.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Attleboro Employment Status

69.7%

Labor Force Participation

65.8%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Attleboro 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

57.50%

Born in Massachusetts

90.23%

Native Born

9.77%

Foreign Born

2.63%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.23% of Attleboro residents were born in the United States, with 57.50% having been born in Massachusetts. 2.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202045,7793310.73%
201945,4483310.73%
201845,1173730.83%
201744,7443310.75%
201644,413960.22%
201544,3171610.36%
201444,1562030.46%
201343,9531230.28%
201243,8301490.34%
201143,681770.18%
201043,6041,5360.36%
200042,0683,6850.92%
199038,3834,1871.16%
198034,1961,2890.38%
197032,9075,7891.95%
196027,1183,3091.31%
195023,8091,7380.76%
194022,0713020.14%
193021,7692,0380.99%
192019,7313,5161.98%
191016,2154,8803.65%
190011,3353,7584.11%
18907,577-3,534-3.76%
188011,1114,3425.08%
18706,7697031.10%
18606,0661,8663.74%
18504,2000.00%