Living in Leominster, MA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Leominster SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
6

Leominster, MA Crime Report

1,043
Total Crimes
2,499.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-2.68%
Below National Average

Leominster, MA Cost Of Living

114
Leominster's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Leominster, Massachusetts Info Snack

Leominster (/lmnstr/ LEM-n-str) is a city in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States. It is the second-largest city in Worcester County, with a population of 40,759 at the 2010 census. Leominster is located north of Worcester and west of Boston. Both Route 2 and Route 12 pass through Leominster. Interstate 190, Route 13, and Route 117 all have starting/ending points in Leominster. Leominster is bounded by Fitchburg and Lunenburg to the north, Lancaster to the east, Sterling and Princeton to the south, and Westminster to the west.
Population
41,579
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
13.3%
Median Home
$237,100
Median Income
$58,205
Median Rent
$935

Leominster, MA Photos

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Rankings for Leominster in Massachusetts

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Map Of Leominster, MA

Population over time in Leominster

Year Population % Change
2017 41,579 0.3%
2016 41,446 0.3%
2015 41,304 0.3%
2014 41,176 0.5%
2013 40,954 0.2%
2012 40,867 -0.0%
2011 40,879 -0.0%
2010 40,884 -0.1%
2009 40,941 -
Crime/100k Leominster MA USA
Violent Crime 524.8 338.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 28.8 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 455.3 241.2 246.8
Property Crime 1974.7 1263.3 2199.5
Burglary 299.6 200.8 376.0
Larceny 1605.7 966.8 1594.6
Car Theft 69.5 95.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Leominster

White
69.7% (28,971)
African American
5.3% (2,183)
American Indian
0.1% (30)
Asian
3.0% (1,265)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.8% (334)
Two Or More
2.3% (948)
Hispanic
18.9% (7,848)
Race Leominster MA USA
White 69.7% 72.2% 61.1%
African American 5.3% 6.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.0% 6.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.8% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 18.9% 11.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Leominster, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
5.7% (235,125)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (207,637)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (484,241)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (397,357)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.9% (494,304)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (729,430)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (547,318)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.3% (637,147)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.0% (251,079)
$200,000 or more
4.2% (174,258)
Income Leominster MA USA
Less than $10,000 5.7% 5.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 7.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 7.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.9% 9.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 14.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.3% 17.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.0% 9.5% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 4.2% 12.0% 7.0%

Gender in Leominster

Female
53.0% (22,051)
Male
47.0% (19,528)
Gender Leominster MA USA
Female 53.0% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Leominster for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (2,494)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (3,742)
High School / GED
27.0% (11,226)
Some College
19.0% (7,900)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (3,742)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (8,315)
Master's Degree
8.0% (3,326)
Professional Degree
1.0% (415)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (415)
Education Leominster MA USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

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