Living in Plymouth, MA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Plymouth SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
6
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
6

Plymouth, MA Crime Report

749
Total Crimes
1,241.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-51.68%
Below National Average

Plymouth, MA Cost Of Living

131
Plymouth's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average

Plymouth, Massachusetts Info Snack

Plymouth /plm/ (historically known as Plimouth and Plimoth) is a town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States. The town holds a place of great prominence in American history, folklore, and culture, and is known as "America's Hometown." Plymouth was the site of the colony founded in 1620 by the Mayflower Pilgrims, where New England was first established. It is the oldest municipality in New England and one of the oldest in the United States. The town has served as the location of several prominent events, one of the more notable being the First Thanksgiving feast. Plymouth served as the capital of Plymouth Colony from its founding in 1620 until the colony's merger with the Massachusetts Bay colony in 1691. It is named after the English city of the same name, from which the Mayflower departed for America.
Population
7,122
Unemployment
2.4%
Poverty
7.4%
Median Home
$343,200
Median Income
$61,111
Median Rent
$1,245

Rankings for Plymouth in Massachusetts

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Map Of Plymouth, MA

Population over time in Plymouth

Year Population % Change
2017 7,122 1.5%
2016 7,017 -5.2%
2015 7,399 -1.8%
2014 7,532 -0.5%
2013 7,567 0.6%
2012 7,521 6.0%
2011 7,098 2.9%
2010 6,900 2.1%
2009 6,759 -
Crime/100k Plymouth MA USA
Violent Crime 381.1 338.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 28.2 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 283.4 241.2 246.8
Property Crime 860.0 1263.3 2199.5
Burglary 140.8 200.8 376.0
Larceny 681.0 966.8 1594.6
Car Theft 38.1 95.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Plymouth

White
89.1% (6,349)
African American
1.9% (137)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.3% (91)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
4.6% (325)
Two Or More
2.8% (201)
Hispanic
0.3% (19)
Race Plymouth MA USA
White 89.1% 72.2% 61.1%
African American 1.9% 6.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 6.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 4.6% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.3% 11.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Plymouth, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
4.7% (33,688)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (48,588)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.9% (41,894)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.9% (63,057)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.8% (98,040)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.9% (162,825)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (90,266)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.0% (78,389)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.0% (49,668)
$200,000 or more
6.4% (45,781)
Income Plymouth MA USA
Less than $10,000 4.7% 5.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.9% 7.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.9% 7.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.8% 9.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.9% 14.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.0% 17.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.0% 9.5% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 6.4% 12.0% 7.0%

Gender in Plymouth

Female
53.7% (3,823)
Male
46.3% (3,298)
Gender Plymouth MA USA
Female 53.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Plymouth for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (142)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (356)
High School / GED
34.0% (2,421)
Some College
20.0% (1,424)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (640)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (1,281)
Master's Degree
9.0% (640)
Professional Degree
2.0% (142)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (71)
Education Plymouth MA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

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