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Biotech Park Area

       

East Worcester

Population

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

% change

x

-40.65

 

x

0.66

size

602

428

 

42,226

42,506

43,851

% white

90.9

93.2

 

79.27

77.60

55.0

% black

4.6

3.50

 

5.63

7.67

11.7

% African American

 

% asian

1.0

0.70

 

2.85

4.60

5.5

% hispanic

3.3

5.4

 

13.73

21.54

27.4

Immigration

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

% foreign born

11.96

6.40

 

9.26

12.87

19.5

% immigrated in last 10 years

x

1.40

 

x

6.98

8.0

Linguistically Isolated Households

9

0

 

1,006

1,523

2,693

% Households linguistically isolated

17.31

0

 

5.33

8.06

15.6

School age linguistically isolated

0

0

 

755

820

1,841

Number of persons born in X

 

Top 5 Immigrant Groups

 

Housing

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

total units

47

85

 

17,481

43,105

18,876

% renter occupied (of all occupied)

71.2

81.9

 

64.45

65.39

66.0

% owner occupied

28.8

18.1

 

35.55

34.61

34.0

% Vacant

9.20

0

 

8.23

2.12

9.1

% housing built before 1960

31.91

18.82

 

66.84

27.22

68.5

% housing built after 1980

44.68

68.24

 

15.82

7.11

17.9

housing units: % single family homes

31.91

18.82

 

2.11

10.76

24.5

number single family

15

16

 

369

4,638

4,935

Income and Poverty

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

poverty rate: % people poor

0

46.9

 

20.39

24.07

23.5

median family income

$22,727

$13,750

 

29,729

35,286

46,827

median household income

 

39,432

% Households where housing costs are>30% of income

60.98

65.88

 

23.92

28.61

46.9

% Children poor

0.00

100.0

 

37.01

35.95

8.4

% Families Below 50% Metro Family Median Income

0.63

0.67

 

24.82

4.78

45.2

Est.2006 Median Family Income

x

$16,871

 

x

43,302

2005 Median Family Income

x

$16,565

 

x

42,516

2005 % Poor

 

Education

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

Population 25 years and over

374

374

 

26,907

27,805

28,437

% less than 9th grade

43.05

3.5

 

14.22

10.93

7.9

% 9th to 12th grade, no diploma

15.24

28.6

 

9.79

20.68

11.6

% high school graduate or higher

38.50

67.9

 

31.48

69.03

80.4

% Some college, no degree

9.63

12.8

 

15.36

15.23

17.7

% Associate degree

3.21

1.6

 

8.73

6.0

6.3

% bachelor's degree or higher

15.24

22.99

 

9.79

16.94

22.3

% Graduate or professional degree

3.48

13.6

 

5.40

7.0

7.8

Employment

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

Employment/population ratio

13.07

1.6

 

52.74

52.29

55.3

Unemployment rate

0

1.6

 

5.59

4.9

11.4

Occupation: Percent managerial/professional

x

0

 

x

13.68

29.0

Occupation: % prod., transport, material moving

x

0

 

x

9.76

12.8

Aging

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

% under 5 years

 

7.7

% 5-17 years

 

17.7

% 65 years and over

 

11.7

Family Structure

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

% single-parent family (w/ children under 18)

 

28.7

% married-couple family (w/ children under 18)

 

23.1

% female-headed family (w/ children under 18)

 

22.9

% all parents in family in labor force

 

NA

 

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In 2010 joined with 7320.02

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