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Salisbury / Forest Grove

       

West Worcester

Population

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

% change

x

-0.008

11.4

 

x

0.029

size

7962

7898

8,799

 

39741

40898

43,524

% white

97.8

95.2

85.7

 

94.6

87.4

75.3

% black

0.8

1.5

4.2

 

2.0

3.8

7.2

% African American

 

% asian

0.9

1.9

4.4

 

1.8

3.7

5.7

% hispanic

1.2

1.6

4.1

 

3.0

5.9

9.3

Immigration

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

% foreign born

5.5

5.7

14.4

 

8.0

12.2

18.1

% immigrated in last 10 years

x

2.0

3.5

 

x

5.6

5.8

Linguistically Isolated Households

13

35

161

 

46

92

1,366

% Households linguistically isolated

5.0

1.3

5.3

 

3.5

4.6

8.0

School age linguistically isolated

0

0

38

 

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

2618

2633

3,007

 

15247

15956

17,014

% renter occupied (of all occupied)

27.2

21.0

21.3

 

32.5

31.8

31.7

% owner occupied

72.8

79.0

78.7

 

67.5

68.2

68.3

% Vacant

5.6

2.7

6.5

 

5.4

3.4

5.6

% housing built before 1960

50.6

46.4

47.3

 

68.4

64.4

63.1

% housing built after 1980

22.9

29.5

32.7

 

14.5

19.0

22.9

housing units: % single family homes

69.7

75.4

71.6

 

62.3

63.9

60.3

number single family

1825

1985

2,168

 

9436

10117

10,575

Income and Poverty

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

poverty rate: % people poor

4.8

2.8

3.9

 

6.5

6.8

7.6

median family income

56859

83661

96,250

 

48,986

63,189

80,703

median household income

74,457

 

63,698

% Households where housing costs are>30% of income

45.3

44.2

41.7

 

38.3

33.9

38.6

% Children poor

2.1

0

0.0

 

8.0

7.8

1.9

% Families Below 50% Metro Family Median Income

9.4

7.1

8.8

 

13.6

17.3

19.0

Est.2006 Median Family Income

x

102667

 

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

4635

4573

5,077

 

26019

26944

29,331

% less than 9th grade

4.7

1.6

1.3

 

6.3

4.1

3.2

% 9th to 12th grade, no diploma

8.3

5.2

2.9

 

8.7

7.8

5.6

% high school graduate or higher

87.0

93.2

95.8

 

85.0

88.0

91.2

% Some college, no degree

14.8

16.1

15.1

 

16.9

18.4

18.3

% Associate degree

7.5

8.1

8.9

 

6.9

7.6

7.3

% bachelor's degree or higher

43.5

49.5

52.4

 

35.0

37.2

42.4

% Graduate or professional degree

22.0

25.1

26.6

 

15.8

17.6

19.1

Employment

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

Employment/population ratio

56.7

62.0

56.1

 

62.3

62.0

61.2

Unemployment rate

3.3

1.5

7.7

 

5.1

3.2

7.0

Occupation: Percent managerial/professional

x

43.2

49.0

 

x

42.8

42.3

Occupation: % prod., transport, material moving

x

4.7

4.1

 

x

10.0

10.5

Aging

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

% under 5 years

3.9

4.2

 

5.3

% 5-17 years

14.1

12.7

 

15.0

% 65 years and over

17.1

15.8

 

14.9

Family Structure

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

 

1990

2000

2006--10

2010

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

7.0

7.3

 

13.0

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

38.5

37.9

 

34.2

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

5.2

7.3

 

10.9

% all parents in family in labor force

 

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