Living in Gloucester, MA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Gloucester SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
7

Gloucester, MA Crime Report

288
Total Crimes
948.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-63.06%
Below National Average

Gloucester, MA Cost Of Living

136
Gloucester's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average

Gloucester, Massachusetts Info Snack

Gloucester /lstr/ is a city on Cape Ann in Essex County, Massachusetts, in the United States. It is part of Massachusetts' North Shore. The population was 28,789 at the 2010 U.S. Census. An important center of the fishing industry and a popular summer destination, Gloucester consists of an urban core on the north side of the harbor and the outlying neighborhoods of Annisquam, Bay View, Lanesville, Folly Cove, Magnolia, Riverdale, East Gloucester, and West Gloucester.
Population
30,049
Unemployment
5.9%
Poverty
9.0%
Median Home
$395,800
Median Income
$65,377
Median Rent
$1,108

Gloucester, MA Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Gloucester in Massachusetts

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Map Of Gloucester, MA

Population over time in Gloucester

Year Population % Change
2017 30,049 0.6%
2016 29,858 1.1%
2015 29,546 0.5%
2014 29,399 0.6%
2013 29,237 0.7%
2012 29,043 0.4%
2011 28,937 0.2%
2010 28,869 -0.1%
2009 28,893 -
Crime/100k Gloucester MA USA
Violent Crime 237.2 338.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 9.9 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 200.9 241.2 246.8
Property Crime 711.6 1263.3 2199.5
Burglary 108.7 200.8 376.0
Larceny 550.1 966.8 1594.6
Car Theft 52.7 95.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Gloucester

White
93.1% (27,965)
African American
1.4% (408)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.7% (498)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (110)
Two Or More
1.3% (378)
Hispanic
2.3% (690)
Race Gloucester MA USA
White 93.1% 72.2% 61.1%
African American 1.4% 6.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.7% 6.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.3% 11.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Gloucester, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
4.4% (132,666)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (146,619)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.7% (322,059)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.1% (214,554)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.8% (355,226)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (486,291)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.8% (414,011)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.7% (471,195)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.8% (235,597)
$200,000 or more
7.5% (226,677)
Income Gloucester MA USA
Less than $10,000 4.4% 5.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.7% 7.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.1% 7.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.8% 9.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 14.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.8% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.7% 17.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.8% 9.5% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 7.5% 12.0% 7.0%

Gender in Gloucester

Female
51.5% (15,486)
Male
48.5% (14,562)
Gender Gloucester MA USA
Female 51.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gloucester for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (1,802)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,502)
High School / GED
26.0% (7,812)
Some College
16.0% (4,807)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (2,704)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (6,911)
Master's Degree
11.0% (3,305)
Professional Degree
2.0% (600)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (600)
Education Gloucester MA USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 3.0% 1.0%

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