Sharon SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
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
5,655
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
2.1%
Median Home
$462,800
Median Income
$132,424
Median Rent
$1,375

Rankings for Sharon in Massachusetts

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1

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2

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3

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4

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5

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Population 59,234

6

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Population 26,043

7

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Population 6,776

8

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9

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10

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Map Of Sharon, MA

Population over time in Sharon

Year Population % Change
2017 5,655 -3.2%
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/100k Sharon MA USA
Violent Crime 70.8 338.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 16.3 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 43.5 241.2 246.8
Property Crime 277.6 1263.3 2199.5
Burglary 54.4 200.8 376.0
Larceny 212.3 966.8 1594.6
Car Theft 10.9 95.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Sharon

White
86.9% (4,914)
African American
1.0% (58)
American Indian
0.1% (8)
Asian
9.0% (510)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.8% (44)
Two Or More
1.3% (74)
Hispanic
0.8% (47)
Race Sharon MA USA
White 86.9% 72.2% 61.1%
African American 1.0% 6.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 9.0% 6.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.8% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.8% 11.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Sharon, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
3.0% (16,782)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.9% (5,120)
$15,000 to $24,999
0.6% (3,129)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.2% (29,583)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.2% (40,677)
$50,000 to $74,999
8.8% (49,779)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (71,683)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.6% (110,938)
$150,000 to $199,999
18.3% (103,542)
$200,000 or more
23.7% (134,263)
Income Sharon MA USA
Less than $10,000 3.0% 544.5% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.9% 450.0% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 0.6% 753.3% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.2% 703.7% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.2% 958.6% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 8.8% 1469.3% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 1197.7% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.6% 1775.0% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 18.3% 950.1% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 23.7% 1197.9% 697.9%

Gender in Sharon

Female
50.5% (2,856)
Male
49.5% (2,799)
Gender Sharon MA USA
Female 50.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sharon for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (56)
9-12th Grade
0.0% (0)
High School / GED
8.0% (452)
Some College
11.0% (622)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (395)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (1,809)
Master's Degree
25.0% (1,413)
Professional Degree
10.0% (565)
Doctorate Degree
6.0% (339)
Education Sharon MA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 0.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 8.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 11.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 25.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 10.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 6.0% 3.0% 1.0%

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