worcester Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 5,846 6.0 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 36,106 37.1 % 32.6 %
Some College 20,903 21.5 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 21,117 21.7 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 13,317 13.7 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 80,653 82.9 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 27,435 28.2 % 28.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 184,806 - -
19 years old and under 43,635 23.6 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 71,020 38.4 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 45,688 24.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 24,463 13.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 120,445 79.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 25,644 16.8 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 6,313 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 34,492 47.0 % 33.5 %
Married 24,978 34.1 % 50.5 %
Separated 2,944 4.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 10,935 14.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 78,742 - -
Occupied Housing Units 70,553 89.6 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 8,189 10.4 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 24,797 31.5 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 4,183 5.3 % 5.8 %
2-Units 7,506 9.5 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 19,369 24.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 7,118 9.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 5,037 6.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 10,546 13.4 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 121 0.2 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 65 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 3,812 4.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 6,520 8.3 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 6,619 8.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 3,769 4.8 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 15,348 19.5 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 38,606 49.0 % 13.0 %
Electric 20,798 26.4 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 12,367 15.7 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 35,685 45.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 1,001 1.3 % 4.1 %
Wood 151 0.2 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 311 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 240 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 127,455 71.4 % 75.5 %
African-American 24,337 13.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 658 0.4 % 0.8 %
Asian 14,105 7.9 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 12,017 6.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 43,572 55,775
Median Family Income 56,369 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 25,345 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 54.84 %
  • Temperature 31.83 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.89 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 39.87
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.07 %
6.0 0.01 %
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