Ware, Massachusetts Population 2020

5,907

Ware is a city located in Massachusetts. Ware has a 2020 population of 5,907. Ware is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -4.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,170 in 2010. Ware reached it's highest population of 6,170 in 2010.

The average household income in Ware is $56,816 with a poverty rate of 23.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $935 per month, and the median house value is $173,800. The median age in Ware is 39.8 years, 38.6 years for males, and 41.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.4 males.

Ware Demographics

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

  • White: 95.07%
  • Two or more races: 3.59%
  • Black or African American: 0.76%
  • Asian: 0.32%
  • Other race: 0.25%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ware, Massachusetts is 5,907, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,907.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,170.

Ware, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,61695.07%
Two or More Races2123.59%
Black or African American450.76%
Asian190.32%
Some Other Race150.25%

Ware Population Pyramid 2020

Ware Median Age

39.8


Total

38.6


Male

41.3


Female

Ware Adults

There are 4,664 adults, (1,094 of whom are seniors) in Ware.

Ware Age Dependency

65.5

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Ware Sex Ratio

Female

3,086

52.24%

Male

2,821

47.76%

Ware Households and Families

Ware Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ware Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.6%28.4%
All53.9%46.1%
Non Family49.1%50.9%
Female43%57%
Male30.9%69.1%

53.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6572.2253.9
Non Family1,0561.1849.1
Married8692.8671.6
Female5442.9643
Male1882.9830.9

2.82

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ware Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1463.47%
9th to 12th Grade3137.43%
High School Graduate1,72040.84%
Some College77018.28%
Associates Degree45410.78%
Bachelors Degree57213.58%
Graduate Degree2375.63%

Ware Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,7843,437689
Hispanic28317157
Multiple Races818144
Black4545
Asian191919
Other Race15

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,761$42,300$35,487
Less Than High School$21,571$21,964$
High School Grad$31,702$40,547$28,276
Some College$39,984$51,125$37,659
Bachelors Degree$61,000$53,750$62,059
Graduate Degree$59,219$47,500$59,844

$39,761

Average Earnings

$42,300

Average Male

$35,487

Average Female

Ware Language

Ware Language by Age

Ware Language

90.05% of Ware residents speak only English, while 9.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.48% of the population.

Ware Poverty

Ware Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,0661,14522.60%
Multiple21212759.91%
Hispanic5349918.54%
Other1515100.00%

23.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.18%

Male Poverty Rate

26.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ware

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ware is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ware is Hispanic, with 18.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.19%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.90%
High School20.47%
Some College18.06%
Bachelors or Greater5.44%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.44%
Female Employed5.44%
Male Employed2.70%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Ware Income

Ware Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,769$56,816
Families$51,179$67,385
Married Families$83,424-
Non Families$35,250$38,543

Ware Marital Status

Ware Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.8%

Male Marriage Rate

34.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Ware Married by Age and Sex

Ware 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.

Ware Marital Status by Race

Ware Veterans

422

Number of Veterans

362

Male Veterans

60

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam73
Second Gulf War52
Korea43
First Gulf War21
World War II20
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74110
35 to 5497
75+93
55 to 6489
18 to 3433
Name Veterans % of Total
White4139.27%
2 or More96.92%
Hispanic82.43%

$Ware Veterans by Education

29.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ware Employment Status

59.8%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Ware 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

80.48%

Born in Massachusetts

95.07%

Native Born

4.93%

Foreign Born

2.69%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.07% of Ware residents were born in the United States, with 80.48% having been born in Massachusetts. 2.69% 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
20205,9070.00%
20195,9070.00%
20185,9071502.61%
20175,757-14-0.24%
20165,771-1-0.02%
20155,772-44-0.76%
20145,816300.52%
20135,786-244-4.05%
20126,030270.45%
20116,003-167-2.71%
20106,1700.00%