dorchester Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 33 6.8 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 329 68.1 % 32.8 %
Some College 87 18.0 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 24 5.0 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 10 2.1 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 410 84.9 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 28 5.8 % 5.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 929 - -
19 years old and under 279 30.0 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 350 37.7 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 197 21.2 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 103 11.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 749 88.3 % 84.8 %
Spanish 99 11.7 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 69 24.6 % 33.2 %
Married 183 65.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 3 1.1 % 2.6 %
Divorced 25 8.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 400 - -
Occupied Housing Units 370 92.5 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 30 7.5 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 269 67.3 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 7 1.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 20 5.0 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 27 6.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 43 10.8 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 17 4.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 3 0.8 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 14 3.5 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 68 17.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 51 12.8 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 101 25.3 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 17 4.3 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 42 10.5 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 82 20.5 % 13.1 %
Electric 67 16.8 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 15 3.8 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 273 68.3 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 6 1.5 % 4.2 %
Wood 7 1.8 % 1.9 %
None 2 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 883 95.0 % 75.7 %
Some Other Race 46 5.0 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 42,656 53,657
Median Family Income 48,889 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 18,672 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 78.7 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.66 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1
    [CDD] 4.13
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.01 %
6.0 0.00 %
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