U.S. Beacon January 6, 2014

Worcester, MA

Worcester County, Massachusetts

Latitude: 42.268843     Longitude: -71.803774
Population 175,898 (2005)
Elevation of Worcester, Massachusetts: 480 feet
WORCESTER is located in WORCESTER county, Massachusetts at latitude 42.268843 and longitude -71.803774 with an elevation of 480 feet. The population of WORCESTER is 175,898 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of 1.88% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of WORCESTER is 01604.

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Population 2005: 175,898
Population 2004: 175,770
Population 2003: 175,495
Population 2002: 175,071
Population 2001: 174,078
Population 2000: 172,648 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 169,759 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: 1.88%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 1.70%

Population (2005 Estimate): 154,398
Male: 73,633 (47.69%)
Female: 80,765 (52.31%)

Median age: 34.90 years

Races, 2005 Data (% change from 2000):
White: 65.82% (-4.97%)
Hispanic or Latino: 16.80% (+1.65%)
Black or African American: 10.61% (+3.72%)
Asian: 5.49% (+0.62%)
Other race: 4.77% (-2.47%)
Two or more races: 1.52% (-1.87%)
American Indian: 0.51% (+0.06%)
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.03% (-0.03%)

Housing Units: 70,723 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 37.5608 square miles
Water Area: 1.0035 square miles

Most populous zip code: 01604



All zip codes:
01601, 01602, 01603, 01604, 01605, 01606, 01607, 01608, 01609, 01610, 01613, 01614, 01615, 01653, 01654, 01655
(zip codes with population are shown in bold)

Cities & Towns nearby Worcester

Cherry Valley, MA 4.1mi WSW
Shrewsbury, MA 4.2mi ENE
Auburn, MA 4.8mi SSW
Holden, MA 5.3mi NNW
Millbury, MA 5.4mi SSE
North Grafton, MA 5.7mi ESE
Boylston, MA 6.1mi NE
Leicester, MA 6.3mi WSW
West Boylston, MA 6.4mi N
Paxton, MA 6.5mi WNW


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 9,728 (6.30%)
5 to 9 years: 10,034 (6.50%)
10 to 14 years: 9,919 (6.42%)
15 to 19 years: 9,695 (6.28%)
20 to 24 years: 10,552 (6.83%)
25 to 34 years: 27,501 (17.81%)
35 to 44 years: 20,553 (13.31%)
45 to 54 years: 22,032 (14.27%)
55 to 59 years: 8,149 (5.28%)
60 to 64 years: 5,791 (3.75%)
65 to 74 years: 8,106 (5.25%)
75 to 84 years: 9,005 (5.83%)
85 years and over: 3,333 (2.16%)

Median age: 34.90 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 119,509 (77.40%)
21 years and over: 113,270 (73.36%)
62 years and over: 23,588 (15.28%)
65 years and over: 20,444 (13.24%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 119,509 (77.40%)
Male: 55,535 (46.47% of this group)
Female: 63,974 (53.53% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 20,444 (13.24%)
Male: 8,123 (39.73% of this group)
Female: 12,321 (60.27% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 152,055 (98.48%)
Two or more Races: 2,343 (1.52%)
White: 101,624 (65.82%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 25,946 (16.80%)
Black or African American: 16,382 (10.61%)
Asian: 8,480 (5.49%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 51 (0.03%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 792 (0.51%)
Some other race: 7,363 (4.77%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 25,946 (16.80%)
Mexican: 904 (0.59%)
Puerto Rican: 14,509 (9.40%)
Cuban: 455 (0.29%)
Other Hispanic or Latino: 10,078 (6.53%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 128,452 (83.20%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 2,343 (1.52%)
White and Black or African American: 362 (0.23%)
White and American Indian and Alaska Native: 161 (0.10%)
White and Asian: 121 (0.08%)
Black or African American and American Indian and Alaska Native: 0 (0.00%)
Two races including Some other race: 143 (0.09%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 1,192 (0.77%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 154,398 (100.00%)
Householder: 68,080 (44.09%)
Spouse: 25,584 (16.57%)
Child: 44,136 (28.59%)
Other relatives: 7,059 (4.57%)
Nonrelatives: 9,539 (6.18%)
Unmarried partner: 4,422 (2.86%)
Total households: 63,509
Family households (families): 35,862 (56.47%)
With own children under 18 years: 18,321 (28.85%)
Married-couple families: 23,863 (37.57%)
With own children under 18 years: 10,115 (15.93%)
Male householder, no wife present: 3,335 (5.25%)
With own children under 18 years: 2,122 (3.34%)
Female householder, no husband present: 8,664 (13.64%)
With own children under 18 years: 6,084 (9.58%)
Nonfamily households: 27,647 (43.53%)
Householder living alone: 23,221 (36.56%)
65 years and over: 8,247 (12.99%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 19,967 (31.44%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 15,212 (23.95%)
Average household size : 2.43
Average family size: 3.22

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