scituate Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 20 0.6 % 7.1 %
High School Graduate 754 22.1 % 33.8 %
Some College 711 20.9 % 25.2 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,128 33.1 % 21.3 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 792 23.3 % 12.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,340 98.1 % 85.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,743 51.2 % 51.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 5,201 - -
19 years old and under 1,281 24.6 % 26.6 %
20 to 44 years old 1,159 22.3 % 13.1 %
45 to 64 years old 1,823 35.1 % 12.2 %
65 years old and older 938 18.0 % 1.8 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 4,486 99.1 % 85.2 %
Spanish 43 0.9 % 13.9 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 490 25.9 % 32.4 %
Married 1,051 55.5 % 51.3 %
Separated 69 3.6 % 2.8 %
Divorced 284 15.0 % 13.4 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,444 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,169 88.7 % 86.9 %
Vacant Housing Units 275 11.3 % 13.1 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,672 68.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 159 6.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 189 7.7 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 246 10.1 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 69 2.8 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 28 1.1 % 4.5 %
20 or More Units 81 3.3 % 8.7 %
Built 2000 or Later 200 8.2 % 15.7 %
Built 1990 to 1999 118 4.8 % 13.8 %
Built 1980 to 1989 374 15.3 % 13.8 %
Built 1970 to 1979 171 7.0 % 15.8 %
Built 1960 to 1969 291 11.9 % 11.1 %
Built 1940 to 1959 554 22.7 % 16.4 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 736 30.1 % 13.5 %
Electric 41 1.7 % 31.6 %
Oil / Kerosene 787 32.2 % 5.4 %
Natural Gas 1,223 50.0 % 42.6 %
Tank or LP Gas 71 2.9 % 4.2 %
Coal 14 0.6 % 0.1 %
Wood 20 0.8 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 13 0.5 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 4,955 95.7 % 76.3 %
African-American 84 1.6 % 13.0 %
Some Other Race 140 2.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 69,388 50,502
Median Family Income 107,647 61,455
Median Per Capita Income 40,337 26,708
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 60.00 %
  • Temperature 73.47 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.6 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 2
    [CDD] 3.37
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.12 %
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