Population Demographics for Suffolk County, Massachusetts in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population722,023100
White404,26955
Black or African American156,29221
Hispanic or Latino143,45519
Some Other Race70,3159
Asian59,4298
Two or More Races28,4423
American Indian2,984Below 1%
Three or more races2,344Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander292Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population347,689374,334722,023
White198,124206,145404,269
Black or African American71,81084,482156,292
Hispanic or Latino70,60472,851143,455
Some Other Race34,72535,59070,315
Asian28,24531,18459,429
Two or More Races13,18115,26128,442
American Indian1,4661,5182,984
Three or more races1,0531,2912,344
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander138154292

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Suffolk County

 
Total Population:722,023
Male Population:347,689
Female Population:374,334

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Suffolk County

 
Both sexes32
Male31
Female32

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Suffolk County

 
Total Population:674,795
Male Population:324,646
Under 5 years:19,945
5 to 9 years:16,622
10 to 14 years:16,259
15 to 17 years:10,874
18 and 19 years:8,839
20 years:6,508
21 years:7,238
22 to 24 years:24,539
25 to 29 years:39,525
30 to 34 years:30,017
35 to 39 years:23,398
40 to 44 years:21,444
45 to 49 years:20,662
50 to 54 years:19,056
55 to 59 years:16,433
60 and 61 years:5,953
62 to 64 years:7,841
65 and 66 years:4,368
67 to 69 years:5,593
70 to 74 years:7,221
75 to 79 years:5,339
80 to 84 years:3,918
85 years and over:3,054
Female Population:350,149
Under 5 years:19,342
5 to 9 years:16,058
10 to 14 years:15,760
15 to 17 years:10,598
18 and 19 years:8,258
20 years:6,225
21 years:7,150
22 to 24 years:27,136
25 to 29 years:42,258
30 to 34 years:30,829
35 to 39 years:24,308
40 to 44 years:21,996
45 to 49 years:21,592
50 to 54 years:21,104
55 to 59 years:18,667
60 and 61 years:7,191
62 to 64 years:9,376
65 and 66 years:5,287
67 to 69 years:6,729
70 to 74 years:9,436
75 to 79 years:7,716
80 to 84 years:6,595
85 years and over:6,538

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Suffolk County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Suffolk County

 
Total:292,767
Family led homes:140,412
Husband-wife family:79,454
Other family:60,958
Population of male led with no wife present:13,139
Population female led with no husband present:47,819
Population of Nonfamily homes:152,355
Population living alone:106,391
Population not living alone:45,964

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

Total occupied homes in Suffolk County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:292,767
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:71,327
Population of family homes:70,784
Husband-wife family:34,325
Under 6 years only:11,798
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:7,028
6 to 17 years only:15,499
Other family:36,459
Male householder, no wife present:5,866
Under 6 years only:1,737
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,061
6 to 17 years only:3,068
Female led with no husband present:30,593
Under 6 years only:6,732
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:6,968
6 to 17 years only:16,893
Nonfamily households:543
Male led households:329
Under 6 years only:98
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:18
6 to 17 years only:213
Female led householder:214
Under 6 years only:58
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:10
6 to 17 years only:146
Households with no people under 18 years:221,440
Family households:69,628
Husband-wife family:45,129
Other family:24,499
Male led with no wife present:7,273
Female led with no husband present:17,226
Nonfamily households:151,812
Male led householder:72,201
Female led householder:79,611

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Suffolk County, by type

 
Total Home Population:292,767
Population of Family homes:140,412
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:5,100
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:28,909
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:32,685
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:30,035
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:11,948
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:9,969
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:12,473
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:6,981
Population of 85 year olds and over:2,312
Population of Nonfamily Homes:152,355
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:21,939
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:41,312
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:19,708
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:20,451
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:9,982
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:9,870
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:13,962
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:9,966
Population of 85 year olds and over:5,165

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Suffolk County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:292,767
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:79,989
1-person household:36,231
2-or-more-person household:43,758
Family households:40,236
Nonfamily households:3,522
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:212,778
1-person household:70,160
2-or-more-person household:142,618
Family homes:100,176
Nonfamily homes:42,442

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Suffolk County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:292,767
Home has three or more generations:10,808
Home does not have three or more generations:281,959

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Suffolk County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:125,358
Unmarried partner of home lead present:10,880
In family homes:10,711
Population of male led and male partner homes:325
Population of male led and female partner households:3,684
Population of female led and female partner households:718
Population of female led and male partner households:5,984
In nonfamily homes:169
Population of male led and male partner homes:5
Population of male led and female partner homes:112
Population of female led and female partner homes:13
Population of female led and male partner homes:39
No unmarried partner of home lead present:114,478
In family homes:113,959
Population of husband-wife family homes:61,289
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:5,495
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:47,175
In nonfamily homes:519

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Suffolk County

 
Total Population:436,785
Population Under 18 years:123,641
Population 18 years and over:313,144

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Suffolk County have lived in one place.

 
Total:292,767
Population of Owner occupied homes:103,220
Family home:61,916
Nonfamily homess:41,304
Male led home:18,757
Living alone:13,382
Not living alone:5,375
Female led home:22,547
Living alone:18,789
Not living alone:3,758
Population of Renter occupied homes:189,547
Family run homes:78,496
Husband-wife family:34,161
Other family:44,335
Male led with no wife present:8,666
Female led with no husband present:35,669
Nonfamily Homes:111,051
Male led homes:53,773
Male living alone:34,322
Male not living alone:19,451
Female led homes:57,278
Females living alone:39,898
Females not living alone:17,380