Sharon SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
9
Amenities
8
Education
10
Commute
3

Sharon, Massachusetts Info Snack

Sharon is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 17,612 at the 2010 census. Sharon is part of Greater Boston, about 17 miles (27 km) southwest of downtown Boston.
Population
5,692
Unemployment
5.6%
Poverty
2.8%
Median Home
$448,800
Median Income
$128,275
Median Rent
$1,552

Rankings for Sharon in Massachusetts

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1

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Population 29,004

2

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Population 30,429

3

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Population 88,479

4

Cochituate, MA
Population 6,832

5

Brookline, MA
Population 59,246

6

Belmont, MA
Population 25,965

7

Medfield, MA
Population 6,590

8

Milton, MA
Population 27,527

9

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Population 110,893

10

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Population 62,832

Map Of Sharon, MA

Population over time in Sharon

Year Population % Change
2017 5,692 -2.6%
2016 5,841 -1.5%
2015 5,932 -1.3%
2014 6,010 -1.1%
2013 6,076 3.8%
2012 5,856 5.9%
2011 5,532 6.4%
2010 5,198 -

Crime in Sharon Per 100k

Crime Sharon MA USA
Violent Crime 81.4 358.0 382.9
Murder 0.0 2.5 5.3
Robbery 21.7 71.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 43.4 252.5 248.9
Property Crime 244.3 1437.0 2362.0
Burglary 21.7 249.1 430.4
Larceny 211.7 1078.0 1694.0
Car Theft 10.9 109.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Sharon

White
84.2% (4,791)
African American
1.1% (62)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
12.1% (688)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (24)
Two Or More
1.2% (67)
Hispanic
1.1% (60)
Race Sharon MA USA
White 84.2% 72.9% 61.5%
African American 1.1% 6.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 12.1% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 1.1% 11.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Sharon, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
3.9% (22,198)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.5% (2,846)
$15,000 to $24,999
1.3% (7,399)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.9% (33,582)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.2% (29,598)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.1% (57,489)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.8% (72,857)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.4% (121,808)
$150,000 to $199,999
15.2% (86,518)
$200,000 or more
23.8% (135,469)
Income Sharon MA USA
Less than $10,000 3.9% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.5% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 1.3% 7.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.9% 7.2% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.2% 9.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.1% 15.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.8% 12.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.4% 17.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 15.2% 9.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 23.8% 10.8% 6.3%

Gender in Sharon

Female
51.3% (2,917)
Male
48.7% (2,774)
Gender Sharon MA USA
Female 51.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sharon for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.5% (28)
9-12th Grade
0.8% (45)
High School / GED
8.3% (470)
Some College
9.3% (527)
Associate's Degree
6.8% (384)
Bachelor's Degree
34.7% (1,974)
Master's Degree
25.4% (1,445)
Professional Degree
7.4% (419)
Doctorate Degree
6.9% (394)
Education Sharon MA USA
< 9th Grade 0.5% 4.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 0.8% 5.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 8.3% 24.7% 27.3%
Some College 9.3% 15.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.8% 7.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 34.7% 23.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 25.4% 13.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 7.4% 2.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 6.9% 2.7% 1.4%

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