Nahant, Massachusetts Population 2020

3,495

Nahant is a city located in Massachusetts. Nahant has a 2020 population of 3,495. Nahant is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 2.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,410 in 2010. Nahant reached it's highest population of 3,495 in 2018.

The average household income in Nahant is $130,144 with a poverty rate of 3.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,367 per month, and the median house value is $628,200. The median age in Nahant is 53.2 years, 51.5 years for males, and 54 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.5 males.

Nahant Demographics

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

  • White: 95.74%
  • Asian: 1.40%
  • Black or African American: 1.00%
  • Other race: 0.94%
  • Two or more races: 0.92%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Nahant, Massachusetts is 3,495, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,495.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,410.

Nahant, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,34695.74%
Asian491.40%
Black or African American351.00%
Some Other Race330.94%
Two or More Races320.92%

Nahant Population Pyramid 2020

Nahant Median Age

53.2


Total

51.5


Male

54


Female

Nahant Adults

There are 3,041 adults, (909 of whom are seniors) in Nahant.

Nahant Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

42.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Nahant Sex Ratio

Female

1,816

51.96%

Male

1,679

48.04%

Nahant Households and Families

Nahant Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Nahant Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
All68.4%31.6%
Female59.4%40.6%
Non Family49.7%50.3%
Male47.4%52.6%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5722.1968.4
Married7702.8486
Non Family6041.0949.7
Female1603.1859.4
Male382.1847.4

2.83

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Nahant Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade250.88%
9th to 12th Grade551.94%
High School Graduate56920.08%
Some College45816.17%
Associates Degree1465.15%
Bachelors Degree85730.25%
Graduate Degree72325.52%

Nahant Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6932,6171,524
Asian494937
Hispanic38383
Black353115
Multiple Races21211
Other Race1616

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 asian people with a rate of 75.51%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$59,507$79,444$50,320
Less Than High School$36,458$$
High School Grad$36,847$52,656$35,859
Some College$50,509$61,375$45,938
Bachelors Degree$72,054$79,583$52,917
Graduate Degree$86,600$126,509$65,536

$59,507

Average Earnings

$79,444

Average Male

$50,320

Average Female

Nahant Language

Nahant Language by Age

Nahant Language

89.12% of Nahant residents speak only English, while 10.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.03% of the population.

Nahant Poverty

Nahant Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,295993.00%
Hispanic431023.26%
Multiple2813.57%

3.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.26%

Male Poverty Rate

3.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nahant

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nahant is Hispanic, with 23.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nahant is White, with 3.00% 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 0.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.62%.

Name Poverty
Some College8.33%
High School7.36%
Bachelors or Greater0.76%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.11%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Nahant Income

Nahant Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$90,741$130,144
Families$130,357$163,749
Married Families$139,143-
Non Families$45,208$72,406

Nahant Marital Status

Nahant Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Nahant Married by Age and Sex

Nahant 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.

Nahant Marital Status by Race

Nahant Veterans

128

Number of Veterans

128

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam44
World War II23
Second Gulf War11
Korea6
First Gulf War1
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7454
75+47
55 to 6415
18 to 3411
35 to 541
Name Veterans % of Total
White1274.37%
2 or More14.76%

$Nahant Veterans by Education

0.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nahant Employment Status

65%

Labor Force Participation

64.1%

Employment Rate

1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Nahant 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

68.27%

Born in Massachusetts

92.02%

Native Born

7.98%

Foreign Born

2.49%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.02% of Nahant residents were born in the United States, with 68.27% having been born in Massachusetts. 2.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,4950.00%
20193,4950.00%
20183,49570.20%
20173,488170.49%
20163,471170.49%
20153,45430.09%
20143,451190.55%
20133,432-6-0.17%
20123,438180.53%
20113,420100.29%
20103,4100.00%