New Bedford is a city located in Massachusetts. With a 2020 population of 95,155, it is the 8th largest city in Massachusetts and the 343rd largest city in the United States. New Bedford is currently declining at a rate of -0.08% annually but its population has increased by 0.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 95,072 in 2010. New Bedford reached it's highest population of 121,217 in 1920. Spanning over 24 miles, New Bedford has a population density of 4,758 people per square mile.
The average household income in New Bedford is $58,702 with a poverty rate of 21.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $819 per month, and the median house value is $218,100. The median age in New Bedford is 37.4 years, 35.7 years for males, and 39.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.5 males.