dorchester Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 14 4.7 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 132 44.0 % 32.6 %
Some College 105 35.0 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 35 11.7 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 14 4.7 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 276 92.0 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 40 13.3 % 13.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 525 - -
19 years old and under 146 27.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 200 38.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 91 17.3 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 88 16.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 446 91.6 % 84.6 %
Spanish 41 8.4 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 31 17.8 % 33.5 %
Married 110 63.2 % 50.5 %
Divorced 33 19.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 240 - -
Occupied Housing Units 211 87.9 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 29 12.1 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 212 88.3 % 61.4 %
2-Units 2 0.8 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 14 5.8 % 4.5 %
Mobile Homes 12 5.0 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 9 3.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 29 12.1 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 45 18.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 23 9.6 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 24 10.0 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 103 42.9 % 13.0 %
Electric 41 17.1 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 160 66.7 % 42.3 %
Wood 9 3.8 % 1.8 %
None 1 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 516 98.3 % 75.5 %
Native American 7 1.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 2 0.4 % 5.6 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 45,417 55,775
Median Family Income 53,125 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 23,135 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 53.57 %
  • Temperature 37.3 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.22 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 36.98
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.06 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com