new bedford Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 11,817 22.6 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 20,663 39.6 % 32.8 %
Some College 9,794 18.8 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 6,719 12.9 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,202 6.1 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 36,797 70.5 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 8,038 15.4 % 15.4 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 94,855 - -
19 years old and under 23,620 24.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 33,316 35.1 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 25,636 27.0 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 12,283 12.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 54,795 100.0 % 84.8 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 15,371 42.0 % 33.2 %
Married 14,225 38.9 % 50.6 %
Separated 1,520 4.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 5,453 14.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 41,887 - -
Occupied Housing Units 38,046 90.8 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 3,841 9.2 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 12,325 29.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,310 3.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 7,346 17.5 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 11,237 26.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 4,188 10.0 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 1,430 3.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 3,664 8.7 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 285 0.7 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 102 0.2 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,075 2.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,545 6.1 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,055 7.3 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 3,564 8.5 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 6,514 15.6 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 23,131 55.2 % 13.1 %
Electric 2,807 6.7 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 3,985 9.5 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 30,625 73.1 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 346 0.8 % 4.2 %
Wood 39 0.1 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 128 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 116 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 64,226 69.9 % 75.7 %
African-American 7,997 8.7 % 13.1 %
Native American 675 0.7 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,553 1.7 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 17,458 19.0 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 39,387 53,657
Median Family Income 47,154 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 21,119 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 58.62 %
  • Temperature 73.9 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.73 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 3.3
    [CDD] 2.12
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