Framingham, Massachusetts Population 2020

73,917

Framingham is a city located in Massachusetts. With a 2020 population of 73,917, it is the 14th largest city in Massachusetts and the 493rd largest city in the United States. Framingham is currently growing at a rate of 0.54% annually and its population has increased by since the most recent census, which recorded a population of in 2010. Spanning over 27 miles, Framingham has a population density of 2,952 people per square mile.

The average household income in Framingham is $102,024 with a poverty rate of 9.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,359 per month, and the median house value is $384,700. The median age in Framingham is 39.5 years, 37.9 years for males, and 41 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.1 males.

Framingham Demographics

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

  • White: 71.43%
  • Other race: 8.78%
  • Asian: 8.38%
  • Black or African American: 7.19%
  • Two or more races: 3.73%
  • Native American: 0.48%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%
The current population of Framingham, Massachusetts is 73,917, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 73,123.

Framingham, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White51,17671.43%
Some Other Race6,2918.78%
Asian6,0038.38%
Black or African American5,1537.19%
Two or More Races2,6743.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native3420.48%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.01%

Framingham Population Pyramid 2020

Framingham Median Age

39.5


Total

37.9


Male

41


Female

Framingham Adults

There are 57,715 adults, (10,907 of whom are seniors) in Framingham.

Framingham Age Dependency

53.1

Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Framingham Sex Ratio

Female

36,541

51.00%

Male

35,108

49.00%

Framingham Households and Families

Framingham Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Framingham Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.2%24.8%
All55.1%44.9%
Non Family35.9%64.1%
Female35.4%64.6%
Male34.2%65.8%

55.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All28,1892.4255.1
Married13,8993.0575.2
Non Family10,0931.2635.9
Female3,0393.1135.4
Male1,1583.1734.2

2.99

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Framingham Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,5534.97%
9th to 12th Grade2,3664.60%
High School Graduate12,21023.75%
Some College7,26114.12%
Associates Degree2,6495.15%
Bachelors Degree14,13127.49%
Graduate Degree10,24319.92%

Framingham Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White34,78432,94518,335
Hispanic6,7695,0011,354
Asian4,7534,2853,244
Other Race3,8392,862554
Black3,2102,713926
Multiple Races1,5731,228441
Native American20720726
Islander101010

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,414$54,241$39,726
Less Than High School$23,596$30,433$16,190
High School Grad$33,361$41,883$23,862
Some College$38,440$44,919$30,838
Bachelors Degree$61,323$68,045$55,828
Graduate Degree$83,705$103,060$69,643

$47,414

Average Earnings

$54,241

Average Male

$39,726

Average Female

Framingham Language

Framingham Language by Age

Framingham Language

60.48% of Framingham residents speak only English, while 39.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 18.54% of the population.

Framingham Poverty

Framingham Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White44,3743,1447.09%
Hispanic11,0261,92817.49%
Black4,9461,16223.49%
Other6,19776312.31%
Asian5,8434097.00%
Multiple2,52932812.97%
Native34213138.30%

9.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.03%

Male Poverty Rate

11.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Framingham

The race most likely to be in poverty in Framingham is Native, with 38.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Framingham is Asian, with 7.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.69%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.01%
High School13.83%
Some College8.68%
Bachelors or Greater3.06%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.04%
Male Unemployed22.84%
Female Employed5.60%
Male Employed3.21%

Framingham Income

Framingham Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$79,136$102,024
Families$99,729$123,441
Married Families$118,576-
Non Families$41,932$60,164

Framingham Marital Status

Framingham Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Framingham Married by Age and Sex

Framingham 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 35-44.

Framingham Marital Status by Race

Framingham Veterans

2,486

Number of Veterans

2,336

Male Veterans

150

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam705
World War II290
Second Gulf War288
Korea258
First Gulf War224
Age Group Veterans
75+954
65 to 74551
35 to 54412
55 to 64395
18 to 34174
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2615.34%
Hispanic1772.19%
Black1032.78%
2 or More673.88%
Asian300.59%
Other240.52%
Indian10.37%

$Framingham Veterans by Education

8.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Framingham Employment Status

72.7%

Labor Force Participation

68.9%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Framingham 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

50.52%

Born in Massachusetts

71.59%

Native Born

28.41%

Foreign Born

16.64%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

71.59% of Framingham residents were born in the United States, with 50.52% having been born in Massachusetts. 16.64% 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
202073,9173970.54%
201973,5203970.54%
201873,1231,2571.75%
201771,8663970.56%
201671,4695320.75%
201570,9371500.21%
201470,7873700.53%
201370,4173530.50%
201270,0644130.59%
201169,6519841.43%
201068,6670.00%