Living in Shirley, MA

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-03-10

Shirley SnackAbility

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

Shirley, MA Crime Report

41
Total Crimes
530.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-79.33%
Below National Average

Shirley, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
1,782
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
13.6%
Median Home
$255,000
Median Income
$59,933
Median Rent
$798

Rankings for Shirley in Massachusetts

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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Map Of Shirley, MA

Population over time in Shirley

Year Population % Change
2017 1,782 21.2%
2016 1,470 8.0%
2015 1,361 6.1%
2014 1,283 -2.9%
2013 1,321 1.5%
2012 1,302 -4.2%
2011 1,359 2.2%
2010 1,330 -9.8%
2009 1,475 -
Crime/100k Shirley MA USA
Violent Crime 129.5 338.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 12.9 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 116.5 241.2 246.8
Property Crime 401.3 1263.3 2199.5
Burglary 77.7 200.8 376.0
Larceny 233.0 966.8 1594.6
Car Theft 90.6 95.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Shirley

White
85.6% (1,525)
African American
1.0% (18)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.5% (27)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
9.3% (165)
Hispanic
2.6% (47)
Race Shirley MA USA
White 85.6% 72.2% 61.1%
African American 1.0% 6.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 6.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 9.3% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.6% 11.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Shirley, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
1.5% (2,656)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.4% (15,052)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.1% (16,159)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.6% (20,587)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.6% (18,816)
$50,000 to $74,999
29.4% (52,463)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.2% (25,235)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.9% (21,251)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (5,976)
Income Shirley MA USA
Less than $10,000 1.5% 5.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.4% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.1% 7.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.6% 7.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.6% 9.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 29.4% 14.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.2% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.9% 17.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 9.5% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 12.0% 7.0%

Gender in Shirley

Female
53.8% (958)
Male
46.2% (824)
Gender Shirley MA USA
Female 53.8% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.2% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Shirley for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (53)
High School / GED
54.0% (962)
Some College
22.0% (392)
Associate's Degree
2.0% (35)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (302)
Master's Degree
1.0% (17)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (17)
Education Shirley MA USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 54.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 2.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

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