Pocasset, Massachusetts Population 2020

3,069

Pocasset is a city located in Massachusetts. Pocasset has a 2020 population of 3,069. Pocasset is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,851 in 2010. Pocasset reached it's highest population of 3,145 in 2012.

The average household income in Pocasset is $79,628 with a poverty rate of 4.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,311 per month, and the median house value is $340,200. The median age in Pocasset is 60.2 years, 55.1 years for males, and 63.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.3 males.

Pocasset Demographics

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

  • White: 96.81%
  • Black or African American: 1.47%
  • Two or more races: 1.34%
  • Other race: 0.39%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Pocasset, Massachusetts is 3,069, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,069.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,851.

Pocasset, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,97196.81%
Black or African American451.47%
Two or More Races411.34%
Some Other Race120.39%

Pocasset Population Pyramid 2020

Pocasset Median Age

60.2


Total

55.1


Male

63.9


Female

Pocasset Adults

There are 2,736 adults, (1,150 of whom are seniors) in Pocasset.

Pocasset Age Dependency

93.5

Age Dependency Ratio

72.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21

Child Dependency Ratio

Pocasset Sex Ratio

Female

1,540

50.18%

Male

1,529

49.82%

Pocasset Households and Families

Pocasset Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pocasset Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.4%20.6%
All69.6%30.4%
Non Family65.8%34.2%
Female33.3%66.7%
Male21.1%78.9%

69.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5531.9869.6
Married7292.6879.4
Non Family7141.1265.8
Female722.2833.3
Male383.8721.1

2.59

Average Family Size

1.98

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pocasset Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade331.33%
9th to 12th Grade80.32%
High School Graduate56822.92%
Some College56822.92%
Associates Degree34613.96%
Bachelors Degree57223.08%
Graduate Degree38315.46%

Pocasset Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3982,357938
Black454517
Hispanic2121
Multiple Races1414
Other Race1212

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 white people with a rate of 39.12%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,507$68,500$26,728
Less Than High School$35,170$$
High School Grad$27,171$$25,863
Some College$61,250$79,236$23,750
Bachelors Degree$63,889$76,898$
Graduate Degree$31,856$$

$40,507

Average Earnings

$68,500

Average Male

$26,728

Average Female

Pocasset Language

Pocasset Language by Age

Pocasset Language

95.39% of Pocasset residents speak only English, while 4.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.61% of the population.

Pocasset Poverty

Pocasset Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,9621214.09%
Hispanic21942.86%

4.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.27%

Male Poverty Rate

5.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pocasset

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pocasset is Hispanic, with 42.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pocasset is White, with 4.09% 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 3.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.94%.

Name Poverty
High School5.63%
Some College3.06%
Bachelors or Greater2.09%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed54.55%
Male Employed1.26%
Female Employed0.00%

Pocasset Income

Pocasset Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,180$79,628
Families$87,950$103,234
Married Families$91,875-
Non Families$37,500$49,688

Pocasset Marital Status

Pocasset Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Pocasset Married by Age and Sex

Pocasset Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Pocasset Marital Status by Race

Pocasset Veterans

247

Number of Veterans

238

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam99
Korea86
World War II20
First Gulf War15
Second Gulf War15
Age Group Veterans
75+170
65 to 7462
35 to 5415
55 to 64
18 to 34

$Pocasset Veterans by Education

8.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pocasset Employment Status

50.1%

Labor Force Participation

49%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Pocasset 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

73.97%

Born in Massachusetts

96.87%

Native Born

3.13%

Foreign Born

0.29%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.87% of Pocasset residents were born in the United States, with 73.97% having been born in Massachusetts. 0.29% 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
20203,0690.00%
20193,0690.00%
20183,0691685.79%
20172,901-185-5.99%
20163,086411.35%
20153,0451133.85%
20142,932-197-6.30%
20133,129-16-0.51%
20123,145802.61%
20113,0652147.51%
20102,8510.00%