Brockton SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
Commute
4

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Brockton, Massachusetts Info Snack

Brockton is a city in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States; the population was 95,314 in the 2015 Census. Brockton, along with Plymouth, are the county seats of Plymouth County. Brockton is the seventh largest city in Massachusetts and is sometimes referred to as the "City of Champions", due to the success of native boxers Rocky Marciano and Marvin Hagler, as well as its successful Brockton High School sports programs. Two of the villages within the city are Montello and Campello, both have the distinction of having their own MBTA Commuter Rail Stations and post offices. Campello is the smallest neighborhood in the city, but also the most populous. Brockton hosts a baseball team, the Brockton Rox. Brockton is one of the windiest cities in the United States, with an average wind speed of 14.3 mph.
Population
95,161
Unemployment
9.7%
Poverty
16.8%
Median Home
$237,000
Median Income
$52,393
Median Rent
$1,054

Rankings for Brockton in Massachusetts

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Map Of Brockton, MA

Population over time in Brockton

Year Population % Change
2017 95,161 0.4%
2016 94,813 0.3%
2015 94,532 0.3%
2014 94,267 0.4%
2013 93,911 -0.0%
2012 93,916 0.0%
2011 93,916 0.1%
2010 93,869 -

Crime in Brockton Per 100k

Crime Brockton MA USA
Violent Crime 955.0 358.0 382.9
Murder 7.3 2.5 5.3
Robbery 179.1 71.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 671.8 252.5 248.9
Property Crime 2042.4 1437.0 2362.0
Burglary 340.6 249.1 430.4
Larceny 1301.9 1078.0 1694.0
Car Theft 399.9 109.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Brockton

White
36.6% (34,827)
African American
39.3% (37,374)
American Indian
0.4% (334)
Asian
1.9% (1,835)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
8.3% (7,905)
Two Or More
2.9% (2,772)
Hispanic
10.6% (10,114)
Race Brockton MA USA
White 36.6% 72.9% 61.5%
African American 39.3% 6.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.9% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 8.3% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 10.6% 11.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Brockton, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
7.6% (723,223)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (628,062)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.4% (1,084,835)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.5% (808,868)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (1,294,189)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (1,598,704)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.7% (1,303,705)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.4% (1,370,318)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.8% (456,772)
$200,000 or more
2.7% (256,934)
Income Brockton MA USA
Less than $10,000 7.6% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.4% 7.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.5% 7.2% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 9.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 15.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.7% 12.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.4% 17.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.8% 9.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.7% 10.8% 6.3%

Gender in Brockton

Female
52.5% (49,925)
Male
47.5% (45,235)
Gender Brockton MA USA
Female 52.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Brockton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.9% (8,502)
9-12th Grade
9.8% (9,314)
High School / GED
33.9% (32,301)
Some College
21.5% (20,465)
Associate's Degree
8.2% (7,821)
Bachelor's Degree
12.4% (11,808)
Master's Degree
4.1% (3,895)
Professional Degree
0.6% (542)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (510)
Education Brockton MA USA
< 9th Grade 8.9% 4.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 9.8% 5.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 33.9% 24.7% 27.3%
Some College 21.5% 15.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.2% 7.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 12.4% 23.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.1% 13.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 2.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 2.7% 1.4%

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