Great Barrington, Massachusetts Population 2020

2,492

Great Barrington is a city located in Massachusetts. Great Barrington has a 2020 population of 2,492. Great Barrington is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 11.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,231 in 2010. Great Barrington reached it's highest population of 2,492 in 2018.

The average household income in Great Barrington is $68,627 with a poverty rate of 6.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $961 per month, and the median house value is $329,300. The median age in Great Barrington is 44.1 years, 32.9 years for males, and 46.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.6 males.

Great Barrington Demographics

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

  • White: 84.55%
  • Other race: 8.71%
  • Black or African American: 2.81%
  • Asian: 2.13%
  • Two or more races: 1.81%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Great Barrington, Massachusetts is 2,492, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,492.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,231.

Great Barrington, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,10784.55%
Some Other Race2178.71%
Black or African American702.81%
Asian532.13%
Two or More Races451.81%

Great Barrington Population Pyramid 2020

Great Barrington Median Age

44.1


Total

32.9


Male

46.3


Female

Great Barrington Adults

There are 2,041 adults, (392 of whom are seniors) in Great Barrington.

Great Barrington Age Dependency

51.1

Age Dependency Ratio

23.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Great Barrington Sex Ratio

Female

1,218

48.88%

Male

1,274

51.12%

Great Barrington Households and Families

Great Barrington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Great Barrington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married83.7%16.3%
Female49.1%50.9%
All44.1%55.9%
Non Family24%76%

44.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2302.0144.1
Non Family7251.4424
Married3192.9183.7
Female1672.7349.1
Male191.95100

2.73

Average Family Size

2.01

Average Household Size

1.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Great Barrington Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade241.29%
9th to 12th Grade1226.56%
High School Graduate71838.58%
Some College20210.85%
Associates Degree1347.20%
Bachelors Degree20511.02%
Graduate Degree45624.50%

Great Barrington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6231,549639
Hispanic11591
Black702222
Asian5353
Other Race24

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 39.37%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,942$32,246$27,500
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,038$30,094$25,246
Some College$37,422$52,188$35,859
Bachelors Degree$$96,016$2,500
Graduate Degree$46,688$72,750$42,031

$30,942

Average Earnings

$32,246

Average Male

$27,500

Average Female

Great Barrington Language

Great Barrington Language by Age

Great Barrington Language

76.70% of Great Barrington residents speak only English, while 23.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.36% of the population.

Great Barrington Poverty

Great Barrington Poverty by Race

6.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.22%

Male Poverty Rate

2.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Great Barrington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Great Barrington is White, with 8.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Great Barrington is White, with 8.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.05%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.75%
High School11.56%
Some College5.65%
Bachelors or Greater4.69%
Name Poverty
Male Employed7.62%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Great Barrington Income

Great Barrington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,996$68,627
Families$103,089$104,017
Married Families$105,938-
Non Families$39,388$42,639

Great Barrington Marital Status

Great Barrington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

27.8%

Male Marriage Rate

34.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Great Barrington Married by Age and Sex

Great Barrington 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 45-54.

Great Barrington Marital Status by Race

Great Barrington Veterans

113

Number of Veterans

113

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War26
Second Gulf War24
Vietnam18
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5446
55 to 6425
18 to 3424
65 to 7418
75+

$Great Barrington Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Great Barrington Employment Status

74.1%

Labor Force Participation

71.6%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Great Barrington 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

30.90%

Born in Massachusetts

80.54%

Native Born

19.46%

Foreign Born

16.29%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

80.54% of Great Barrington residents were born in the United States, with 30.90% having been born in Massachusetts. 16.29% 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
20202,4920.00%
20192,4920.00%
20182,492542.21%
20172,438190.79%
20162,419753.20%
20152,344200.86%
20142,324-12-0.51%
20132,336-64-2.67%
20122,400-64-2.60%
20112,46423310.44%
20102,2310.00%