Kingston, Massachusetts Population 2020

6,205

Kingston is a city located in Massachusetts. Kingston has a 2020 population of 6,205. Kingston is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 10.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,591 in 2010. Kingston reached it's highest population of 6,320 in 2017.

The average household income in Kingston is $102,184 with a poverty rate of 2.61%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,278 per month, and the median house value is $325,600. The median age in Kingston is 43.5 years, 43.3 years for males, and 43.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.7 males.

Kingston Demographics

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

  • White: 95.62%
  • Black or African American: 2.21%
  • Two or more races: 1.39%
  • Other race: 0.79%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Kingston, Massachusetts is 6,205, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,205.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,591.

Kingston, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,93395.62%
Black or African American1372.21%
Two or More Races861.39%
Some Other Race490.79%

Kingston Population Pyramid 2020

Kingston Median Age

43.5


Total

43.3


Male

43.6


Female

Kingston Adults

There are 4,864 adults, (971 of whom are seniors) in Kingston.

Kingston Age Dependency

59.4

Age Dependency Ratio

24.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Kingston Sex Ratio

Female

3,323

53.55%

Male

2,882

46.45%

Kingston Households and Families

Kingston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kingston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.8%14.2%
Male78.3%21.7%
All75.1%24.9%
Non Family66.7%33.3%
Female34.8%65.2%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4252.5675.1
Married1,4403.0285.8
Non Family6781.1866.7
Female2473.5334.8
Male603.178.3

3.01

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kingston Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade270.62%
9th to 12th Grade1343.09%
High School Graduate1,26929.27%
Some College61214.12%
Associates Degree44710.31%
Bachelors Degree1,21528.03%
Graduate Degree63114.56%

Kingston Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,1183,9801,740
Hispanic1169350
Black797934
Other Race494949

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$55,941$68,669$41,964
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$46,980$59,873$17,783
Some College$40,222$48,203$30,977
Bachelors Degree$63,519$79,479$53,987
Graduate Degree$64,385$79,688$63,156

$55,941

Average Earnings

$68,669

Average Male

$41,964

Average Female

Kingston Language

Kingston Language by Age

Kingston Language

94.68% of Kingston residents speak only English, while 5.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.86% of the population.

Kingston Poverty

Kingston Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,7011302.28%
Hispanic1983015.15%
Other492755.10%
Black13732.19%

2.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.25%

Male Poverty Rate

2.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kingston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kingston is Other, with 55.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kingston is Black, with 2.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 1.30%.

Name Poverty
High School3.62%
Some College2.74%
Bachelors or Greater1.46%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.15%
Male Employed2.60%
Female Employed1.90%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Kingston Income

Kingston Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$91,147$102,184
Families$115,343$118,228
Married Families$122,188-
Non Families$39,024$54,448

Kingston Marital Status

Kingston Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.5%

Male Marriage Rate

57.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Kingston Married by Age and Sex

Kingston 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.

Kingston Marital Status by Race

Kingston Veterans

489

Number of Veterans

432

Male Veterans

57

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War156
Vietnam127
Korea54
Second Gulf War53
World War II10
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54177
75+116
65 to 7492
55 to 6471
18 to 3433
Name Veterans % of Total
White4659.97%
Black2420.87%

$Kingston Veterans by Education

3.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kingston Employment Status

74.4%

Labor Force Participation

72.3%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Kingston 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

82.95%

Born in Massachusetts

98.21%

Native Born

1.79%

Foreign Born

1.08%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.21% of Kingston residents were born in the United States, with 82.95% having been born in Massachusetts. 1.08% 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
20206,2050.00%
20196,2050.00%
20186,205-115-1.82%
20176,320440.70%
20166,276651.05%
20156,2111081.77%
20146,1033145.42%
20135,789-128-2.16%
20125,9172223.90%
20115,6951041.86%
20105,5910.00%