taunton Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 3,313 10.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 13,818 42.7 % 32.6 %
Some College 7,760 24.0 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 5,057 15.6 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,404 7.4 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 26,561 82.1 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 6,082 18.8 % 18.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 56,276 - -
19 years old and under 13,094 23.3 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 18,305 32.5 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 16,740 29.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 8,137 14.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 41,954 94.1 % 84.6 %
Spanish 2,349 5.3 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 284 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 6,801 31.6 % 33.5 %
Married 10,236 47.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 619 2.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 3,884 18.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 23,724 - -
Occupied Housing Units 22,035 92.9 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,689 7.1 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 11,043 46.5 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,271 5.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 4,097 17.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 2,696 11.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,347 5.7 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,055 4.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,413 6.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 781 3.3 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 21 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,921 12.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 3,367 14.2 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,566 10.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,739 7.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,972 12.5 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 8,606 36.3 % 13.0 %
Electric 2,799 11.8 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 8,086 34.1 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 10,331 43.5 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 519 2.2 % 4.1 %
Wood 142 0.6 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 150 0.6 % 0.4 %
None 8 0.0 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 49,653 90.4 % 75.5 %
African-American 3,248 5.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 105 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 618 1.1 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,319 2.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 53,058 55,775
Median Family Income 69,318 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 26,816 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 53.57 %
  • Temperature 41.67 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.23 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 33.28
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.09 %
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