Pepperell, Massachusetts Population 2020

2,573

Pepperell is a city located in Massachusetts. Pepperell has a 2020 population of 2,573. Pepperell is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 2.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,504 in 2010. Pepperell reached it's highest population of 2,573 in 2018.

The average household income in Pepperell is $93,434 with a poverty rate of 11.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $956 per month, and the median house value is $272,300. The median age in Pepperell is 40 years, 38.4 years for males, and 40.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.9 males.

Pepperell Demographics

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

  • White: 92.07%
  • Two or more races: 4.70%
  • Black or African American: 1.71%
  • Other race: 0.93%
  • Asian: 0.58%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Pepperell, Massachusetts is 2,573, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,573.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,504.

Pepperell, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,36992.07%
Two or More Races1214.70%
Black or African American441.71%
Some Other Race240.93%
Asian150.58%

Pepperell Population Pyramid 2020

Pepperell Median Age

40


Total

38.4


Male

40.5


Female

Pepperell Adults

There are 2,014 adults, (373 of whom are seniors) in Pepperell.

Pepperell Age Dependency

56.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Pepperell Sex Ratio

Female

1,362

52.93%

Male

1,211

47.07%

Pepperell Households and Families

Pepperell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pepperell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married75.4%24.6%
Female55%45%
All52.4%47.6%
Non Family21.8%78.2%

52.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9902.5752.4
Married4153.2575.4
Non Family3401.1321.8
Female2293.4255
Male65100

3.12

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

11.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pepperell Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade452.56%
9th to 12th Grade1357.69%
High School Graduate60334.36%
Some College38421.88%
Associates Degree1045.93%
Bachelors Degree35420.17%
Graduate Degree1307.41%

Pepperell Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5721,432443
Multiple Races635518
Hispanic502210
Black39391
Other Race241212
Asian1515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,542$52,159$41,528
Less Than High School$30,461$$
High School Grad$47,063$50,426$
Some College$48,015$62,546$41,724
Bachelors Degree$56,375$108,750$41,750
Graduate Degree$63,750$75,000$61,111

$48,542

Average Earnings

$52,159

Average Male

$41,528

Average Female

Pepperell Language

Pepperell Language by Age

Pepperell Language

95.72% of Pepperell residents speak only English, while 4.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.80% of the population.

Pepperell Poverty

Pepperell Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,19525511.62%
Hispanic1542012.99%
Black44715.91%

11.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.64%

Male Poverty Rate

6.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pepperell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pepperell is Black, with 15.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pepperell is White, with 11.62% 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 8.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.52%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School45.93%
High School15.92%
Some College4.80%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed73.44%
Male Employed3.13%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Pepperell Income

Pepperell Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$75,217$93,434
Families$88,378$103,639
Married Families$102,448-
Non Families$24,063$64,327

Pepperell Marital Status

Pepperell Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.9%

Male Marriage Rate

40.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Pepperell Married by Age and Sex

Pepperell Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Pepperell Marital Status by Race

Pepperell Veterans

159

Number of Veterans

153

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam86
First Gulf War27
Korea9
Second Gulf War8
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7472
75+37
35 to 5427
55 to 6415
18 to 348
Name Veterans % of Total
White1357.23%
2 or More2133.33%
Black36.82%

$Pepperell Veterans by Education

24.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pepperell Employment Status

67%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Pepperell 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

63.78%

Born in Massachusetts

96.19%

Native Born

3.81%

Foreign Born

1.48%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.19% of Pepperell residents were born in the United States, with 63.78% having been born in Massachusetts. 1.48% 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
20202,5730.00%
20192,5730.00%
20182,573351.38%
20172,5381215.01%
20162,4171727.66%
20152,245-116-4.91%
20142,361411.77%
20132,3201205.45%
20122,200-39-1.74%
20112,239-265-10.58%
20102,5040.00%