taunton Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,892 8.9 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 13,584 41.8 % 32.2 %
Some College 7,957 24.5 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 5,709 17.6 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,386 7.3 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 27,128 83.4 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 6,571 20.2 % 20.2 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 56,504 - -
19 years old and under 12,788 22.6 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 18,329 32.4 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 16,862 29.8 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 8,525 15.1 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 42,912 95.3 % 84.4 %
Spanish 1,803 4.0 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 311 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 7,202 32.9 % 33.6 %
Married 10,325 47.1 % 50.4 %
Separated 552 2.5 % 2.5 %
Divorced 3,838 17.5 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 23,917 - -
Occupied Housing Units 22,307 93.3 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,610 6.7 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 10,938 45.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,290 5.4 % 5.9 %
2-Units 4,084 17.1 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 3,041 12.7 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 1,251 5.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,016 4.2 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 1,571 6.6 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 706 3.0 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 20 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 3,078 12.9 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 3,200 13.4 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,581 10.8 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,774 7.4 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,021 12.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 8,725 36.5 % 12.8 %
Electric 3,154 13.2 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 7,899 33.0 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 10,431 43.6 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 509 2.1 % 4.1 %
Wood 117 0.5 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 179 0.7 % 0.4 %
None 18 0.1 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 49,307 89.2 % 75.1 %
African-American 3,781 6.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 14 0.0 % 0.9 %
Asian 681 1.2 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,489 2.7 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 54,785 57,617
Median Family Income 70,858 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 28,119 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 51.61 %
  • Temperature 50.23 ℉
  • Rainfall 5.18 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 25.23
    [CDD] 0.02

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