Living in Peabody, MA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Peabody SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
6

Peabody, MA Crime Report

691
Total Crimes
1,298.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-49.44%
Below National Average

Peabody, MA Cost Of Living

135
Peabody's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average

Peabody, Massachusetts Info Snack

Peabody /pibdi/ is a city in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States. At the 2010 census, the population was 51,251, and in 2014 the estimated population was 52,376. Peabody is located in the North Shore region of Massachusetts.
Population
52,865
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
10.0%
Median Home
$372,300
Median Income
$68,387
Median Rent
$1,314

Peabody, MA Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Peabody in Massachusetts

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Map Of Peabody, MA

Population over time in Peabody

Year Population % Change
2017 52,865 0.5%
2016 52,610 0.7%
2015 52,235 0.3%
2014 52,065 0.4%
2013 51,868 0.7%
2012 51,522 0.6%
2011 51,215 0.8%
2010 50,824 0.7%
2009 50,455 -
Crime/100k Peabody MA USA
Violent Crime 298.8 338.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 20.7 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 246.2 241.2 246.8
Property Crime 999.8 1263.3 2199.5
Burglary 174.8 200.8 376.0
Larceny 755.5 966.8 1594.6
Car Theft 69.5 95.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Peabody

White
83.7% (44,224)
African American
2.6% (1,397)
American Indian
0.2% (83)
Asian
1.0% (514)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (219)
Two Or More
1.7% (910)
Hispanic
10.4% (5,518)
Race Peabody MA USA
White 83.7% 72.2% 61.1%
African American 2.6% 6.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 6.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.4% 11.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Peabody, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
5.0% (263,402)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (264,859)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.0% (425,328)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.4% (443,535)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.9% (525,348)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.1% (956,988)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.6% (664,939)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.3% (912,562)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.1% (426,299)
$200,000 or more
7.6% (403,236)
Income Peabody MA USA
Less than $10,000 5.0% 5.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.0% 7.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.4% 7.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.9% 9.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.1% 14.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.6% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.3% 17.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.1% 9.5% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 7.6% 12.0% 7.0%

Gender in Peabody

Female
52.1% (27,524)
Male
47.9% (25,340)
Gender Peabody MA USA
Female 52.1% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Peabody for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (2,643)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (2,643)
High School / GED
32.0% (16,916)
Some College
16.0% (8,458)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (4,757)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (11,630)
Master's Degree
9.0% (4,757)
Professional Degree
1.0% (528)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (528)
Education Peabody MA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

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