Walpole, Massachusetts Population 2020

6,401

Walpole is a city located in Massachusetts. Walpole has a 2020 population of 6,401. Walpole is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 8.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,918 in 2010. Walpole reached it's highest population of 6,401 in 2018.

The average household income in Walpole is $108,880 with a poverty rate of 4.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,224 per month, and the median house value is $412,000. The median age in Walpole is 41.7 years, 35.7 years for males, and 47.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 105.8 males.

Walpole Demographics

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

  • White: 87.55%
  • Other race: 5.67%
  • Asian: 4.30%
  • Black or African American: 1.56%
  • Two or more races: 0.92%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Walpole, Massachusetts is 6,401, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,401.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,918.

Walpole, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,60487.55%
Some Other Race3635.67%
Asian2754.30%
Black or African American1001.56%
Two or More Races590.92%

Walpole Population Pyramid 2020

Walpole Median Age

41.7


Total

35.7


Male

47.1


Female

Walpole Adults

There are 4,814 adults, (1,270 of whom are seniors) in Walpole.

Walpole Age Dependency

80.6

Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Walpole Sex Ratio

Female

3,111

48.60%

Male

3,290

51.40%

Walpole Households and Families

Walpole Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Walpole Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.9%16.1%
Female79.7%20.3%
All71.9%28.1%
Non Family60.7%39.3%
Male24.7%75.3%

71.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6512.4171.9
Married1,3123.5983.9
Non Family1,1031.0760.7
Female1432.279.7
Male932.1324.7

3.35

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Walpole Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1533.45%
9th to 12th Grade1643.70%
High School Graduate1,03323.32%
Some College69215.62%
Associates Degree4029.07%
Bachelors Degree1,27228.71%
Graduate Degree71416.12%

Walpole Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,8763,6881,718
Hispanic29716864
Asian192192167
Other Race1572814
Black696923
Multiple Races141414

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 multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$59,048$72,600$53,365
Less Than High School$35,923$35,923$
High School Grad$46,833$52,981$
Some College$48,417$42,083$51,544
Bachelors Degree$62,361$103,365$49,609
Graduate Degree$101,932$138,594$78,021

$59,048

Average Earnings

$72,600

Average Male

$53,365

Average Female

Walpole Language

Walpole Language by Age

Walpole Language

83.08% of Walpole residents speak only English, while 16.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.83% of the population.

Walpole Poverty

Walpole Poverty by Race

4.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.19%

Male Poverty Rate

4.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walpole

The race most likely to be in poverty in Walpole is White, with 4.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walpole is White, with 4.75% 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 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.56%.

Name Poverty
High School13.26%
Less Than High School5.05%
Bachelors or Greater0.65%
Some College0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed35.71%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Walpole Income

Walpole Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$76,059$108,880
Families$126,563$150,670
Married Families$132,857-
Non Families$37,375$50,230

Walpole Marital Status

Walpole Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Walpole Married by Age and Sex

Walpole 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.

Walpole Marital Status by Race

Walpole Veterans

382

Number of Veterans

366

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam197
World War II50
Second Gulf War41
Korea16
First Gulf War16
Age Group Veterans
75+236
65 to 7478
35 to 5431
55 to 6427
18 to 3410
Name Veterans % of Total
White3678.45%
Asian157.18%

$Walpole Veterans by Education

2.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walpole Employment Status

66.1%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Walpole 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

71.69%

Born in Massachusetts

85.99%

Native Born

14.01%

Foreign Born

7.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

85.99% of Walpole residents were born in the United States, with 71.69% having been born in Massachusetts. 7.58% 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
20206,4010.00%
20196,4010.00%
20186,4014046.74%
20175,997-212-3.41%
20166,2093285.58%
20155,881-29-0.49%
20145,910-321-5.15%
20136,231440.71%
20126,187681.11%
20116,1192013.40%
20105,9180.00%