Newbury, Massachusetts Population 2024

6,657

Newbury is a city located in Essex County Massachusetts. Newbury has a 2024 population of 6,657. Newbury is currently declining at a rate of -0.28% annually and its population has decreased by -0.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,714 in 2020.

The average household income in Newbury is $205,918 with a poverty rate of 5.96%. The median age in Newbury is 51.8 years: 51.8 years for males, and 51.8 years for females.

Newbury Demographics

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

  • White: 92.1%
  • Two or more races: 4.15%
  • Asian: 1.9%
  • Other race: 1.84%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
23.4 sq mi
Density (mi²)
284.80/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-0.85% (-57)
The current population of Newbury, Massachusetts is 6,657 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,714.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White6,19292.1%
Two or more races2794.15%
Asian1281.9%
Other race1241.84%
Black or African American00%
Native American00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Newbury Population by Race

Newbury Population Pyramid 2024

Newbury Median Age

51.8

Total

51.8

Male

51.8

Female

Newbury Adults

There are 5,466 adults, (1,597 of whom are seniors) in Newbury.

Newbury Age Dependency

73.8

Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Newbury Sex Ratio

Female3,61153.71%
Male3,11246.29%

Newbury Population by Age

Newbury Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2,5012.6287.512.5
Married1,5852.9290.79.3
Non Family6191.4475.324.7
Female2293.6695.24.8
Male682.791000

2.96

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

87.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Newbury Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade651.29%
Associates Degree4388.72%
Bachelors Degree1,47329.31%
Graduate Degree1,31626.19%
High School Graduate77615.44%
Less Than 9th Grade511.01%
Some College90618.03%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Newbury Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Newbury Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White4,7384,6382,582
2+ Races13311788
Asian959570
Hispanic584232
Other Race494949

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100%.

Newbury Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$80,735$129,500$35,769
Graduate Degree$116,061$250,001$103,125
High School Graduate$35,677$0$30,826
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$83,162$122,344$53,214
Some College$58,631$118,125$49,336

$83,162

Average Earnings

$122,344

Average Male

$53,214

Average Female

Newbury Earnings by Educational Attainment

Newbury Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Newbury Language

95.13% of Newbury residents speak only English, while 4.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.32% of the population.

Newbury Language

Newbury Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White6,1353325.41%
Hispanic1134741.59%
Other1243125%
Asian1282015.63%
Multiple279165.73%

5.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.51%

Male Poverty Rate

8.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newbury

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newbury is Hispanic, with 41.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newbury is White, with 5.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.16%.

Newbury Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School13.92%
Less Than 9th Grade13.79%
Some College5.51%
Bachelors or Greater3.05%

Newbury Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed90.79%
Female Employed0.63%
Male Employed0%
Male Unemployed0%

Newbury Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Newbury Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$209,643$225,751
Households$167,625$205,918
Married Families$250,001$-999,999,999
Non Families$94,913$141,720

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Newbury Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

57.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Newbury Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Newbury 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 35-44.

Newbury Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Newbury Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

557

Number of Veterans

557

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam469
First Gulf War221
Second Gulf War41
Korea12
World War II0

Newbury Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
55 to 64244
65 to 74199
75+82
35 to 5432
18 to 340

Newbury Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White52110.13%
Other Race2328.75%
2+ Races138.9%

Newbury Veterans by Race

Newbury Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newbury Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

70.1%

Labor Force Participation

68.6%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Newbury Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Newbury Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Newbury Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

71.26%

Born in Newbury

96.64%

Native Born

3.36%

Foreign Born

0.4%

Non Citizen

2.96%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.64% of Newbury residents were born in the United States, with 71.26% having been born in Massachusetts. 0.4% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Newbury Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20296,562-19-0.29%
20286,581-19-0.29%
20276,600-19-0.29%
20266,619-19-0.29%
20256,638-19-0.29%
20246,657-19-0.28%
20236,676-19-0.28%
20226,695-19-0.28%
20216,71400%
20206,714-438-6.12%
20197,152220.31%
20187,130440.62%
20177,086660.94%
20167,020460.66%
20156,974500.72%
20146,924620.9%
20136,862731.08%
20126,789470.7%
20116,742530.79%
20106,68900%

Newbury Population by Year