new bedford Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 10,875 20.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 21,583 39.8 % 32.6 %
Some College 10,530 19.4 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 7,253 13.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,932 7.3 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 39,546 73.0 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 9,372 17.3 % 17.3 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 94,959 - -
19 years old and under 22,164 23.3 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 32,565 34.3 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 25,313 26.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 14,917 15.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 56,562 81.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 13,036 18.7 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 214 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 17,501 48.6 % 33.5 %
Married 11,919 33.1 % 50.5 %
Separated 1,547 4.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 5,059 14.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 43,438 - -
Occupied Housing Units 38,826 89.4 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 4,612 10.6 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 13,624 31.4 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 986 2.3 % 5.8 %
2-Units 7,279 16.8 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 13,802 31.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 3,492 8.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 722 1.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 3,495 8.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 38 0.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,119 2.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,877 6.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,413 7.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 4,093 9.4 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 8,245 19.0 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 22,373 51.5 % 13.0 %
Electric 4,370 10.1 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 4,564 10.5 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 28,729 66.1 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 542 1.2 % 4.1 %
Wood 170 0.4 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 223 0.5 % 0.4 %
None 228 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 61,649 67.6 % 75.5 %
African-American 6,646 7.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 47 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,297 1.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 21,540 23.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 36,808 55,775
Median Family Income 46,957 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 22,330 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 51.61 %
  • Temperature 49.15 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.76 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 24.8
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.08 %
6.0 0.02 %
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