Haverhill, Massachusetts Population 2020

64,907

Haverhill is a city located in Massachusetts. With a 2020 population of 64,907, it is the 15th largest city in Massachusetts and the 591st largest city in the United States. Haverhill is currently growing at a rate of 0.67% annually and its population has increased by 6.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 60,879 in 2010. Spanning over 36 miles, Haverhill has a population density of 1,965 people per square mile.

The average household income in Haverhill is $83,923 with a poverty rate of 13.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,176 per month, and the median house value is $285,300. The median age in Haverhill is 37.5 years, 36.5 years for males, and 38.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.0 males.

Haverhill Demographics

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

  • White: 82.52%
  • Other race: 8.83%
  • Two or more races: 3.96%
  • Black or African American: 3.18%
  • Asian: 1.41%
  • Native American: 0.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Haverhill, Massachusetts is 64,907, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 64,041.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 60,879.

Haverhill, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White52,21982.52%
Some Other Race5,5858.83%
Two or More Races2,5063.96%
Black or African American2,0153.18%
Asian8951.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native390.06%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander210.03%

Haverhill Population Pyramid 2020

Haverhill Median Age

37.5


Total

36.5


Male

38.4


Female

Haverhill Adults

There are 48,752 adults, (8,051 of whom are seniors) in Haverhill.

Haverhill Age Dependency

55.5

Age Dependency Ratio

19.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Haverhill Sex Ratio

Female

32,281

51.01%

Male

30,999

48.99%

Haverhill Households and Families

Haverhill Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Haverhill Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.8%19.2%
All58.1%41.9%
Non Family45.3%54.7%
Male41.8%58.2%
Female35.8%64.2%

58.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,1552.5858.1
Married9,9813.2980.8
Non Family8,4711.2745.3
Female4,1863.3135.8
Male1,5173.2341.8

3.15

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

10.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Haverhill Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6593.82%
9th to 12th Grade2,8466.56%
High School Graduate12,99929.96%
Some College8,49919.59%
Associates Degree4,40210.14%
Bachelors Degree8,76520.20%
Graduate Degree4,2219.73%

Haverhill Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White34,34631,64711,008
Hispanic6,7585,2131,206
Other Race3,2112,469412
Black1,3911,232384
Multiple Races798684190
Asian637560325
Native American242412
Islander212121

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$43,519$53,171$36,469
Less Than High School$25,750$24,461$30,850
High School Grad$34,758$42,263$27,459
Some College$41,440$49,517$35,398
Bachelors Degree$59,073$71,294$44,093
Graduate Degree$73,244$86,307$64,644

$43,519

Average Earnings

$53,171

Average Male

$36,469

Average Female

Haverhill Language

Haverhill Language by Age

Haverhill Language

80.65% of Haverhill residents speak only English, while 19.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.95% of the population.

Haverhill Poverty

Haverhill Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White45,5354,0058.80%
Hispanic12,6913,68929.07%
Other5,5641,24522.38%
Multiple2,45450720.66%
Black1,91620510.70%
Native391230.77%
Asian89110.11%

13.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.98%

Male Poverty Rate

14.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Haverhill

The race most likely to be in poverty in Haverhill is Native, with 30.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Haverhill is Asian, with 0.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.16%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.54%
High School15.65%
Some College6.33%
Bachelors or Greater3.75%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.57%
Male Unemployed15.77%
Female Employed6.77%
Male Employed4.01%

Haverhill Income

Haverhill Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,579$83,923
Families$78,536$94,677
Married Families$103,397-
Non Families$43,816$54,525

Haverhill Marital Status

Haverhill Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.9%

Male Marriage Rate

40.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Haverhill Married by Age and Sex

Haverhill Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Haverhill Marital Status by Race

Haverhill Veterans

3,173

Number of Veterans

2,939

Male Veterans

234

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,043
Second Gulf War553
First Gulf War301
Korea299
World War II260
Age Group Veterans
75+781
65 to 74756
35 to 54754
55 to 64608
18 to 34274
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,9427.06%
Hispanic1431.86%
Black1046.86%
Other681.83%
2 or More504.78%
Asian91.22%

$Haverhill Veterans by Education

6.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Haverhill Employment Status

70%

Labor Force Participation

65.8%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Haverhill 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

70.58%

Born in Massachusetts

91.47%

Native Born

8.53%

Foreign Born

2.94%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.47% of Haverhill residents were born in the United States, with 70.58% having been born in Massachusetts. 2.94% 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
202064,9074330.67%
201964,4744330.68%
201864,0413720.58%
201763,6694330.68%
201663,2363550.56%
201562,8812610.42%
201462,6203370.54%
201362,2834180.68%
201261,8653620.59%
201161,5035030.82%
201061,0002,0310.34%
200058,9697,5511.38%
199051,4184,5530.93%
198046,8657450.16%
197046,120-226-0.05%
196046,346-934-0.20%
195047,2805280.11%
194046,752-1,958-0.41%
193048,710-5,174-1.00%
192053,8849,7692.02%
191044,1156,9401.73%
190037,1759,7633.09%
189027,4128,9404.03%
188018,4725,3803.50%
187013,0923,0972.74%
18609,9954,1185.45%
18505,8771,5413.09%
18404,3360.00%