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Population Demographics for Somerville, Massachusetts in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population75,754100
Hispanic or Latino8,01710
Black or African American5,1616
Some Other Race5,0506
Two or More Races2,7143
American Indian198Below 1%
Three or more races188Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population37,15838,59675,754
Hispanic or Latino4,1663,8518,017
Black or African American2,4922,6695,161
Some Other Race2,7912,2595,050
Two or More Races1,3621,3522,714
American Indian10098198
Three or more races81107188

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Somerville

Total Population:75,754
Male Population:37,158
Female Population:38,596

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Somerville

Both sexes31

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Somerville

Total Population:73,485
Male Population:36,074
Under 5 years:1,773
5 to 9 years:1,250
10 to 14 years:1,013
15 to 17 years:657
18 and 19 years:546
20 years:426
21 years:567
22 to 24 years:2,918
25 to 29 years:6,786
30 to 34 years:5,028
35 to 39 years:3,308
40 to 44 years:2,372
45 to 49 years:2,087
50 to 54 years:1,795
55 to 59 years:1,492
60 and 61 years:583
62 to 64 years:770
65 and 66 years:371
67 to 69 years:474
70 to 74 years:680
75 to 79 years:511
80 to 84 years:356
85 years and over:311
Female Population:37,411
Under 5 years:1,705
5 to 9 years:1,089
10 to 14 years:940
15 to 17 years:651
18 and 19 years:475
20 years:432
21 years:551
22 to 24 years:3,575
25 to 29 years:7,245
30 to 34 years:4,642
35 to 39 years:2,915
40 to 44 years:2,110
45 to 49 years:1,969
50 to 54 years:1,857
55 to 59 years:1,657
60 and 61 years:649
62 to 64 years:838
65 and 66 years:465
67 to 69 years:617
70 to 74 years:895
75 to 79 years:765
80 to 84 years:657
85 years and over:712

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Somerville

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Somerville

Family led homes:13,404
Husband-wife family:9,339
Other family:4,065
Population of male led with no wife present:1,194
Population female led with no husband present:2,871
Population of Nonfamily homes:18,701
Population living alone:10,276
Population not living alone:8,425

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

Total occupied homes in Somerville with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:5,633
Population of family homes:5,588
Husband-wife family:3,675
Under 6 years only:1,669
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:556
6 to 17 years only:1,450
Other family:1,913
Male householder, no wife present:424
Under 6 years only:136
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:69
6 to 17 years only:219
Female led with no husband present:1,489
Under 6 years only:352
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:291
6 to 17 years only:846
Nonfamily households:45
Male led households:33
Under 6 years only:12
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:18
Female led householder:12
Under 6 years only:5
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:7
Households with no people under 18 years:26,472
Family households:7,816
Husband-wife family:5,664
Other family:2,152
Male led with no wife present:770
Female led with no husband present:1,382
Nonfamily households:18,656
Male led householder:8,731
Female led householder:9,925

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Somerville, by type

Total Home Population:32,105
Population of Family homes:13,404
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:324
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:3,432
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:3,140
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,502
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:998
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:914
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,134
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:682
Population of 85 year olds and over:278
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:18,701
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:2,076
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:7,284
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,745
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,972
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:917
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:914
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,256
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:981
Population of 85 year olds and over:556

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Somerville containing people over 60

Total Population:32,105
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:7,498
1-person household:3,447
2-or-more-person household:4,051
Family households:3,708
Nonfamily households:343
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:24,607
1-person household:6,829
2-or-more-person household:17,778
Family homes:9,696
Nonfamily homes:8,082

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Somerville with multiple generations.

Total Population:32,105
Home has three or more generations:720
Home does not have three or more generations:31,385

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Somerville under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:9,074
Unmarried partner of home lead present:632
In family homes:619
Population of male led and male partner homes:36
Population of male led and female partner households:240
Population of female led and female partner households:46
Population of female led and male partner households:297
In nonfamily homes:13
Population of male led and male partner homes:2
Population of male led and female partner homes:10
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:1
No unmarried partner of home lead present:8,442
In family homes:8,401
Population of husband-wife family homes:5,870
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:391
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:2,140
In nonfamily homes:41

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Somerville

Total Population:39,167
Population Under 18 years:8,936
Population 18 years and over:30,231

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Somerville have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:10,395
Family home:6,323
Nonfamily homess:4,072
Male led home:1,773
Living alone:1,178
Not living alone:595
Female led home:2,299
Living alone:1,814
Not living alone:485
Population of Renter occupied homes:21,710
Family run homes:7,081
Husband-wife family:4,367
Other family:2,714
Male led with no wife present:783
Female led with no husband present:1,931
Nonfamily Homes:14,629
Male led homes:6,991
Male living alone:3,369
Male not living alone:3,622
Female led homes:7,638
Females living alone:3,915
Females not living alone:3,723

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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