Population Demographics for New Bedford, Massachusetts in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population95,072100
White70,79974
Hispanic or Latino15,91616
Some Other Race10,63111
Black or African American6,0836
Two or More Races5,3965
American Indian1,2201
Asian893Below 1%
Three or more races499Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population45,59349,47995,072
White33,55137,24870,799
Hispanic or Latino8,0937,82315,916
Some Other Race5,2135,41810,631
Black or African American3,0633,0206,083
Two or More Races2,5282,8685,396
American Indian7484721,220
Asian455438893
Three or more races218281499

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Demographic population totals

Total population in New Bedford

 
Total Population:95,072
Male Population:45,593
Female Population:49,479

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in New Bedford

 
Both sexes37
Male35
Female38

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in New Bedford

 
Total Population:93,106
Male Population:44,719
Under 5 years:3,346
5 to 9 years:2,946
10 to 14 years:3,036
15 to 17 years:1,940
18 and 19 years:1,257
20 years:672
21 years:687
22 to 24 years:2,041
25 to 29 years:3,476
30 to 34 years:3,244
35 to 39 years:2,958
40 to 44 years:2,990
45 to 49 years:3,092
50 to 54 years:3,072
55 to 59 years:2,641
60 and 61 years:995
62 to 64 years:1,203
65 and 66 years:720
67 to 69 years:892
70 to 74 years:1,146
75 to 79 years:980
80 to 84 years:764
85 years and over:621
Female Population:48,387
Under 5 years:3,182
5 to 9 years:2,900
10 to 14 years:2,810
15 to 17 years:1,841
18 and 19 years:1,178
20 years:693
21 years:673
22 to 24 years:2,199
25 to 29 years:3,640
30 to 34 years:3,385
35 to 39 years:3,013
40 to 44 years:3,089
45 to 49 years:3,280
50 to 54 years:3,329
55 to 59 years:2,894
60 and 61 years:1,123
62 to 64 years:1,470
65 and 66 years:837
67 to 69 years:1,092
70 to 74 years:1,527
75 to 79 years:1,499
80 to 84 years:1,286
85 years and over:1,447

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in New Bedford

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in New Bedford

 
Total:38,761
Family led homes:23,334
Husband-wife family:13,259
Other family:10,075
Population of male led with no wife present:2,326
Population female led with no husband present:7,749
Population of Nonfamily homes:15,427
Population living alone:12,550
Population not living alone:2,877

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in New Bedford with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:38,761
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:12,334
Population of family homes:12,167
Husband-wife family:5,514
Under 6 years only:1,437
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,173
6 to 17 years only:2,904
Other family:6,653
Male householder, no wife present:1,284
Under 6 years only:407
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:231
6 to 17 years only:646
Female led with no husband present:5,369
Under 6 years only:1,396
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,235
6 to 17 years only:2,738
Nonfamily households:167
Male led households:122
Under 6 years only:26
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:8
6 to 17 years only:88
Female led householder:45
Under 6 years only:13
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:29
Households with no people under 18 years:26,427
Family households:11,167
Husband-wife family:7,745
Other family:3,422
Male led with no wife present:1,042
Female led with no husband present:2,380
Nonfamily households:15,260
Male led householder:7,051
Female led householder:8,209

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in New Bedford, by type

 
Total Home Population:38,761
Population of Family homes:23,334
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,156
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:4,591
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:5,014
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:4,857
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,974
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,707
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:2,129
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,428
Population of 85 year olds and over:478
Population of Nonfamily Homes:15,427
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:919
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,085
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,786
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,823
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,456
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,429
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,980
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,813
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,136

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in New Bedford containing people over 60

 
Total Population:38,761
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:13,355
1-person household:5,971
2-or-more-person household:7,384
Family households:6,885
Nonfamily households:499
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:25,406
1-person household:6,579
2-or-more-person household:18,827
Family homes:16,449
Nonfamily homes:2,378

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in New Bedford with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:38,761
Home has three or more generations:1,443
Home does not have three or more generations:37,318

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in New Bedford under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:21,974
Unmarried partner of home lead present:3,503
In family homes:3,383
Population of male led and male partner homes:60
Population of male led and female partner households:1,152
Population of female led and female partner households:109
Population of female led and male partner households:2,062
In nonfamily homes:120
Population of male led and male partner homes:3
Population of male led and female partner homes:102
Population of female led and female partner homes:4
Population of female led and male partner homes:11
No unmarried partner of home lead present:18,471
In family homes:18,389
Population of husband-wife family homes:9,979
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:893
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:7,517
In nonfamily homes:82

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in New Bedford

 
Total Population:70,539
Population Under 18 years:21,535
Population 18 years and over:49,004

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in New Bedford have lived in one place.

 
Total:38,761
Population of Owner occupied homes:16,311
Family home:11,496
Nonfamily homess:4,815
Male led home:2,041
Living alone:1,569
Not living alone:472
Female led home:2,774
Living alone:2,376
Not living alone:398
Population of Renter occupied homes:22,450
Family run homes:11,838
Husband-wife family:4,537
Other family:7,301
Male led with no wife present:1,504
Female led with no husband present:5,797
Nonfamily Homes:10,612
Male led homes:5,132
Male living alone:3,994
Male not living alone:1,138
Female led homes:5,480
Females living alone:4,611
Females not living alone:869