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Brittan Square

       

East Worcester

Population

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

% change

x

-4.09

-0.2

 

x

0.66

size

1,731

1,663

1,660

 

42,226

42,506

43,851

% white

77.90

92

53.6

 

79.27

77.60

55.0

% black

3.90

7

12.6

 

5.63

7.67

11.7

% African American

 

% asian

1.90

2.80

4.5

 

2.85

4.60

5.5

% hispanic

4.70

19.30

25.1

 

13.73

21.54

27.4

Immigration

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

% foreign born

7.22

8.9

32.8

 

9.26

12.87

19.5

% immigrated in last 10 years

x

3.79

10.9

 

x

6.98

8.0

Linguistically Isolated Households

19

0

75

 

1,006

1,523

2,693

% Households linguistically isolated

2.77

0

11.7

 

5.33

8.06

15.6

School age linguistically isolated

0

0

141

 

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

688

673

676

 

17,481

43,105

18,876

% renter occupied (of all occupied)

56

58.1

59.6

 

64.45

65.39

66.0

% owner occupied

44

41.9

40.4

 

35.55

34.61

34.0

% Vacant

6.40

4.31

9.2

 

8.23

2.12

9.1

% housing built before 1960

90.55

80.24

89.4

 

66.84

27.22

68.5

% housing built after 1980

3.63

5.65

10.6

 

15.82

7.11

17.9

housing units: % single family homes

28.05

30.76

25.4

 

2.11

10.76

24.5

number single family

193

207

189

 

369

4,638

4,935

Income and Poverty

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

poverty rate: % people poor

5.60

16.60

12.2

 

20.39

24.07

23.5

median family income

$40,224

$45,341

81,940

 

29,729

35,286

46,827

median household income

80,208

 

39,432

% Households where housing costs are>30% of income

26.13

23.97

28.3

 

23.92

28.61

46.9

% Children poor

1.77

24.8

0

 

37.01

35.95

8.4

% Families Below 50% Metro Family Median Income

0.13

0.32

26.2

 

24.82

4.78

45.2

Est.2006 Median Family Income

x

$55,639

 

x

43,302

2005 Median Family Income

x

$54,630

 

x

42,516

2005 % Poor

 

Education

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

Population 25 years and over

1,058

1,058

1,283

 

26,907

27,805

28,437

% less than 9th grade

6.24

3.4

8.7

 

14.22

10.93

7.9

% 9th to 12th grade, no diploma

13.89

17

5.9

 

9.79

20.68

11.6

% high school graduate or higher

37.15

79.6

85.3

 

31.48

69.03

80.4

% Some college, no degree

29.30

19.8

13.3

 

15.36

15.23

17.7

% Associate degree

8.32

6.05

11.1

 

8.73

6.0

6.3

% bachelor's degree or higher

13.89

21.55

28.6

 

9.79

16.94

22.3

% Graduate or professional degree

8.13

7.2

10.7

 

5.40

7.0

7.8

Employment

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

Employment/population ratio

66.58

64.1

69.0

 

52.74

52.29

55.3

Unemployment rate

5.43

4.2

1.4

 

5.59

4.9

11.4

Occupation: Percent managerial/professional

x

22.4

36.3

 

x

13.68

29.0

Occupation: % prod., transport, material moving

x

19.1

11.3

 

x

9.76

12.8

Aging

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

% under 5 years

7.1

7.1

 

7.7

% 5-17 years

19.6

19.6

 

17.7

% 65 years and over

8.0

8.0

 

11.7

Family Structure

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

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

15.7

2.0

 

28.7

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

28.1

30.1

 

23.1

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

10.8

0.0

 

22.9

% all parents in family in labor force

 

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