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Newton Square

       

West Worcester

Population

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

% change

x

0.015

-15.0

 

x

0.029

size

5965

6052

3,404

 

39741

40898

43,524

% white

96.3

92.2

84.7

 

94.6

87.4

75.3

% black

1.2

2.2

4.2

 

2.0

3.8

7.2

% African American

 

% asian

1.7

1.9

2.5

 

1.8

3.7

5.7

% hispanic

1.8

3.8

6.2

 

3.0

5.9

9.3

Immigration

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

% foreign born

10.7

12.3

25.9

 

8.0

12.2

18.1

% immigrated in last 10 years

x

4.6

11.1

 

x

5.6

5.8

Linguistically Isolated Households

87

102

193

 

46

92

1,366

% Households linguistically isolated

4.1

4.6

13.4

 

3.5

4.6

8.0

School age linguistically isolated

19

8

51

 

15

36

627

Number of persons born in X

 

Top 5 Immigrant Groups

 

Housing

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

total units

2295

2338

1,503

 

15247

15956

17,014

% renter occupied (of all occupied)

33.9

35.7

38.2

 

32.5

31.8

31.7

% owner occupied

66.1

64.3

61.8

 

67.5

68.2

68.3

% Vacant

5.5

5.6

6.3

 

5.4

3.4

5.6

% housing built before 1960

92.9

86.3

86.0

 

68.4

64.4

63.1

% housing built after 1980

4.5

8.8

8.9

 

14.5

19.0

22.9

housing units: % single family homes

53.0

55.4

48.3

 

62.3

63.9

60.3

number single family

1204

1286

750

 

9436

10117

10,575

Income and Poverty

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

poverty rate: % people poor

5.2

4.3

7.5

 

6.5

6.8

7.6

median family income

49711

61474

81,071

 

48,986

63,189

80,703

median household income

58,287

 

63,698

% Households where housing costs are>30% of income

19.0

30.0

37.2

 

38.3

33.9

38.6

% Children poor

1.8

3.2

1.4

 

8.0

7.8

1.9

% Families Below 50% Metro Family Median Income

10.3

14.0

21.6

 

13.6

17.3

19.0

Est.2006 Median Family Income

x

78358

 

x

78,456

2005 Median Family Income

 

2005 % Poor

 

Education

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

Population 25 years and over

3802

3708

2,610

 

26019

26944

29,331

% less than 9th grade

5.8

3.7

4.2

 

6.3

4.1

3.2

% 9th to 12th grade, no diploma

6.2

6.8

4.7

 

8.7

7.8

5.6

% high school graduate or higher

88.0

89.6

91.1

 

85.0

88.0

91.2

% Some college, no degree

18.1

18.4

16.7

 

16.9

18.4

18.3

% Associate degree

6.7

6.2

5.9

 

6.9

7.6

7.3

% bachelor's degree or higher

39.0

47.4

45.3

 

35.0

37.2

42.4

% Graduate or professional degree

18.1

24.6

20.1

 

15.8

17.6

19.1

Employment

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

Employment/population ratio

61.5

63.3

64.5

 

62.3

62.0

61.2

Unemployment rate

5.2

2.7

3.4

 

5.1

3.2

7.0

Occupation: Percent managerial/professional

x

47.4

37.3

 

x

42.8

42.3

Occupation: % prod., transport, material moving

x

10.0

14.3

 

x

10.0

10.5

Aging

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

% under 5 years

4.7

4.9

 

5.3

% 5-17 years

14.0

15.1

 

15.0

% 65 years and over

15.0

18.6

 

14.9

Family Structure

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

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

6.0

12.4

 

13.0

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

39.0

29.3

 

34.2

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

5.2

7.4

 

10.9

% all parents in family in labor force

 

NA

 

Tract Notes:
Aggregation of two census tracts.

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