Lee, Massachusetts Population 2020

1,841

Lee is a city located in Massachusetts. Lee has a 2020 population of 1,841. Lee is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -10.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,051 in 2010. Lee reached it's highest population of 2,051 in 2010.

The average household income in Lee is $61,546 with a poverty rate of 2.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $792 per month, and the median house value is $241,500. The median age in Lee is 44.7 years, 41.5 years for males, and 48.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.3 males.

Lee Demographics

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

  • White: 84.36%
  • Other race: 11.84%
  • Asian: 2.50%
  • Black or African American: 1.30%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Lee, Massachusetts is 1,841, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,841.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,051.

Lee, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,55384.36%
Some Other Race21811.84%
Asian462.50%
Black or African American241.30%

Lee Population Pyramid 2020

Lee Median Age

44.7


Total

41.5


Male

48.2


Female

Lee Adults

There are 1,509 adults, (447 of whom are seniors) in Lee.

Lee Age Dependency

73.4

Age Dependency Ratio

42.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Lee Sex Ratio

Female

933

50.68%

Male

908

49.32%

Lee Households and Families

Lee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married60.5%39.5%
All30.9%69.1%
Female26.4%73.6%
Non Family12.2%87.8%
Male0%100%

30.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8002.1930.9
Non Family3451.0812.2
Married2993.160.5
Female912.8926.4
Male652.970

3.04

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

3.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lee Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade523.77%
9th to 12th Grade1077.76%
High School Graduate32423.50%
Some College45532.99%
Associates Degree705.08%
Bachelors Degree16211.75%
Graduate Degree20915.16%

Lee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,1071,045355
Other Race218145
Hispanic3939
Asian351616
Black5

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 45.71%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,606$45,651$28,171
Less Than High School$20,921$$
High School Grad$$$11,857
Some College$40,625$53,185$28,102
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$41,518$$32,059

$35,606

Average Earnings

$45,651

Average Male

$28,171

Average Female

Lee Language

Lee Language by Age

Lee Language

78.10% of Lee residents speak only English, while 21.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.02% of the population.

Lee Poverty

Lee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,498422.80%
Black17529.41%

2.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.00%

Male Poverty Rate

5.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lee is Black, with 29.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lee is White, with 2.80% 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 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.23%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.47%
Bachelors or Greater2.96%
Some College2.48%
High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Lee Income

Lee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,745$61,546
Families$80,956$82,185
Married Families$106,821-
Non Families$33,456$34,326

Lee Marital Status

Lee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Lee Married by Age and Sex

Lee 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.

Lee Marital Status by Race

Lee Veterans

141

Number of Veterans

124

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea37
Vietnam26
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War17
World War II8
Age Group Veterans
75+50
55 to 6448
65 to 7426
35 to 5417
18 to 34

$Lee Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lee Employment Status

61.7%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Lee 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

55.08%

Born in Massachusetts

80.61%

Native Born

19.39%

Foreign Born

10.10%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

80.61% of Lee residents were born in the United States, with 55.08% having been born in Massachusetts. 10.10% 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
20201,8410.00%
20191,8410.00%
20181,8411025.87%
20171,739-70-3.87%
20161,809362.03%
20151,773-141-7.37%
20141,914-56-2.84%
20131,970251.29%
20121,9451025.53%
20111,843-208-10.14%
20102,0510.00%