Brewster, Massachusetts Population 2020

1,757

Brewster is a city located in Massachusetts. Brewster has a 2020 population of 1,757. Brewster is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -12.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,000 in 2010. Brewster reached it's highest population of 2,379 in 2012.

The average household income in Brewster is $87,689 with a poverty rate of 3.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $325 per month, and the median house value is $456,800. The median age in Brewster is 64.4 years, 63.8 years for males, and 66.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.5 males.

Brewster Demographics

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

  • White: 96.76%
  • Black or African American: 3.24%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Brewster, Massachusetts is 1,757, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,757.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,000.

Brewster, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,70096.76%
Black or African American573.24%

Brewster Population Pyramid 2020

Brewster Median Age

64.4


Total

63.8


Male

66.2


Female

Brewster Adults

There are 1,631 adults, (838 of whom are seniors) in Brewster.

Brewster Age Dependency

121.6

Age Dependency Ratio

105.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

15.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Brewster Sex Ratio

Female

937

53.33%

Male

820

46.67%

Brewster Households and Families

Brewster Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brewster Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married97.5%2.5%
All90.2%9.8%
Non Family73.3%26.7%
Male0%0%

90.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8961.9290.2
Married5272.1997.5
Non Family2811.273.3
Female882.57100
Male00

2.24

Average Family Size

1.92

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brewster Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade0.00%
High School Graduate25015.67%
Some College25015.67%
Associates Degree1177.34%
Bachelors Degree60537.93%
Graduate Degree37323.39%

Brewster Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 61.32%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,992$$52,890
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$17,889$$
Some College$52,759$$
Bachelors Degree$$68,482$
Graduate Degree$$159,388$

$52,992

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$52,890

Average Female

Brewster Language

Brewster Language by Age

Brewster Language

98.52% of Brewster residents speak only English, while 1.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.97% of the population.

Brewster Poverty

Brewster Poverty by Race

3.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.75%

Male Poverty Rate

5.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brewster

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brewster is White, with 4.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brewster is White, with 4.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.24%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater5.62%
Some College3.54%
High School0.00%
Less Than High SchoolNaN%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed6.91%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Brewster Income

Brewster Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,214$87,689
Families$77,540$95,132
Married Families$85,050-
Non Families$41,146$71,400

Brewster Marital Status

Brewster Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.0%

Male Marriage Rate

61.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Brewster Married by Age and Sex

Brewster Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Brewster Marital Status by Race

Brewster Veterans

281

Number of Veterans

281

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam79
World War II24
Korea12
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
55 to 64104
75+98
65 to 7479
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Brewster Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

4.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brewster Employment Status

41.9%

Labor Force Participation

40.3%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Brewster 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

66.48%

Born in Massachusetts

99.15%

Native Born

0.85%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.15% of Brewster residents were born in the United States, with 66.48% having been born in Massachusetts. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,7570.00%
20191,7570.00%
20181,757-128-6.79%
20171,885-203-9.72%
20162,088-192-8.42%
20152,280-26-1.13%
20142,306-25-1.07%
20132,331-48-2.02%
20122,379883.84%
20112,29129114.55%
20102,0000.00%