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Housing
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Diversity
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Safety
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Amenities
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Education
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Walpole, Massachusetts Info Snack

Walpole is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States and also encompasses the entirely distinct entity of Walpole (CDP), with its much smaller area of 2.9 square miles and smaller population of 5,198 at the 2010 census. Walpole Town, as the Census refers to the actual town, is located about 13 miles (21 km) south of Downtown Boston and 23.5 miles (37.8 km) north of Providence, Rhode Island. The population was 24,070 at the 2010 census. Walpole was first settled in 1659 and was considered a part of Dedham until officially incorporated in 1724. The town was named after Sir Robert Walpole, de facto first Prime Minister of Great Britain.
Population
6,401
Unemployment
2.5%
Poverty
4.0%
Median Home
$412,000
Median Income
$76,059
Median Rent
$1,224

Rankings for Walpole in Massachusetts

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Map Of Walpole, MA

Population over time in Walpole

Year Population % Change
2017 6,401 3.1%
2016 6,209 5.6%
2015 5,881 -0.5%
2014 5,910 -5.2%
2013 6,231 0.7%
2012 6,187 1.1%
2011 6,119 -5.0%
2010 6,438 -
Crime/100k Walpole MA USA
Violent Crime 166.6 338.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 15.9 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 138.9 241.2 246.8
Property Crime 1039.5 1263.3 2199.5
Burglary 134.9 200.8 376.0
Larceny 872.9 966.8 1594.6
Car Theft 31.7 95.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Walpole

White
85.0% (5,440)
African American
1.3% (82)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
4.3% (275)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (36)
Hispanic
8.9% (568)
Race Walpole MA USA
White 85.0% 72.2% 61.1%
African American 1.3% 6.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 4.3% 6.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.9% 11.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Walpole, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
1.2% (7,726)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.6% (29,216)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.8% (43,462)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (70,263)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.8% (75,334)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.5% (86,682)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.6% (67,849)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.2% (110,103)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.9% (56,742)
$200,000 or more
14.5% (92,719)
Income Walpole MA USA
Less than $10,000 1.2% 544.5% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.6% 450.0% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.8% 753.3% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 703.7% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.8% 958.6% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.5% 1469.3% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.6% 1197.7% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.2% 1775.0% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.9% 950.1% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 14.5% 1197.9% 697.9%

Gender in Walpole

Female
48.6% (3,111)
Male
51.4% (3,290)
Gender Walpole MA USA
Female 48.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 51.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Walpole for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (192)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (256)
High School / GED
23.0% (1,472)
Some College
16.0% (1,024)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (576)
Bachelor's Degree
29.0% (1,856)
Master's Degree
13.0% (832)
Professional Degree
2.0% (128)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (64)
Education Walpole MA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 29.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

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