methuen Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,960 7.1 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 10,197 36.9 % 32.8 %
Some College 6,058 21.9 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 6,138 22.2 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,255 11.8 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 24,378 88.3 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 7,923 28.7 % 28.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 48,159 - -
19 years old and under 12,493 25.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 15,241 31.6 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 13,557 28.2 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 6,868 14.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 32,415 77.5 % 84.8 %
Spanish 8,419 20.1 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 998 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 5,375 29.6 % 33.2 %
Married 10,190 56.2 % 50.6 %
Separated 476 2.6 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,095 11.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 18,399 - -
Occupied Housing Units 17,584 95.6 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 815 4.4 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 10,863 59.0 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,292 7.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,684 9.2 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 1,109 6.0 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 732 4.0 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 945 5.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,718 9.3 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 56 0.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,520 8.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 3,106 16.9 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,360 12.8 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,984 10.8 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,149 17.1 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,947 26.9 % 13.1 %
Electric 1,712 9.3 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 3,257 17.7 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 12,013 65.3 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 404 2.2 % 4.2 %
Wood 79 0.4 % 1.9 %
Solar 10 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 101 0.5 % 0.4 %
None 8 0.0 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 38,145 80.5 % 75.7 %
African-American 1,662 3.5 % 13.1 %
Native American 241 0.5 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,579 3.3 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 5,744 12.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 68,587 53,657
Median Family Income 85,385 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 31,023 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 82.42 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.2 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.28
    [CDD] 7.83
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.16 %
6.0 0.03 %
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