Onset, Massachusetts Population 2020

824

Onset is a city located in Massachusetts. Onset has a 2020 population of 824. Onset is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -47.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,573 in 2010. Onset reached it's highest population of 1,573 in 2010.

The average household income in Onset is $45,807 with a poverty rate of 29.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,252 per month, and the median house value is $227,600. The median age in Onset is 50.5 years, 39.8 years for males, and 51.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.7 males.

Onset Demographics

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

  • White: 62.62%
  • Other race: 35.56%
  • Black or African American: 1.82%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Onset, Massachusetts is 824, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 824.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,573.

Onset, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White51662.62%
Some Other Race29335.56%
Black or African American151.82%

Onset Population Pyramid 2020

Onset Median Age

50.5


Total

39.8


Male

51.8


Female

Onset Adults

There are 708 adults, (228 of whom are seniors) in Onset.

Onset Age Dependency

71.7

Age Dependency Ratio

47.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Onset Sex Ratio

Female

439

53.28%

Male

385

46.72%

Onset Households and Families

Onset Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Onset Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married100%0%
All65.3%34.7%
Non Family46.7%53.3%
Male0%0%

65.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4641.7865.3
Non Family3021.0746.7
Married1212.94100
Female413.51100
Male00

2.57

Average Family Size

1.78

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Onset Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade243.73%
9th to 12th Grade416.38%
High School Graduate19530.33%
Some College12218.97%
Associates Degree16125.04%
Bachelors Degree8613.37%
Graduate Degree142.18%

Onset Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33533549
Other Race29322851
Black1515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 17.41%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$14,663$16,467$
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$26,250$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$14,663

Average Earnings

$16,467

Average Male

$

Average Female

Onset Language

Onset Language by Age

Onset Language

67.60% of Onset residents speak only English, while 32.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 32.40% of the population.

Onset Poverty

Onset Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White47516434.53%
Other2936622.53%

29.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.87%

Male Poverty Rate

32.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Onset

The race most likely to be in poverty in Onset is White, with 34.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Onset is Other, with 22.53% 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 17.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.44%.

Name Poverty
High School43.59%
Less Than High School36.92%
Some College10.60%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed33.91%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Onset Income

Onset Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,875$45,807
Families-$47,299
Married Families--
Non Families-$45,007

Onset Marital Status

Onset Marital Status

Marriage Rates

32.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.1%

Male Marriage Rate

26.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Onset Married by Age and Sex

Onset 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.

Onset Marital Status by Race

Onset Veterans

58

Number of Veterans

58

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam58
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7450
55 to 648
75+
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Onset Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Onset Employment Status

57.4%

Labor Force Participation

48.2%

Employment Rate

16%

Unemployment Rate

Onset 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

86.89%

Born in Massachusetts

94.42%

Native Born

5.58%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.42% of Onset residents were born in the United States, with 86.89% having been born in Massachusetts. 0.00% 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
20208240.00%
20198240.00%
2018824101.23%
2017814-412-33.61%
20161,22616415.44%
20151,062-6-0.56%
20141,06816518.27%
2013903-274-23.28%
20121,17715114.72%
20111,026-547-34.77%
20101,5730.00%