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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
5,997
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
1.6%
Median Home
$408,700
Median Income
$77,961
Median Rent
$1,277

Rankings for Walpole in Massachusetts

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Map Of Walpole, MA

Population over time in Walpole

Year Population % Change
2017 5,997 -3.4%
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 in Walpole Per 100k

Crime Walpole MA USA
Violent Crime 233.1 358.0 382.9
Murder 0.0 2.5 5.3
Robbery 7.9 71.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 185.7 252.5 248.9
Property Crime 983.7 1437.0 2362.0
Burglary 114.6 249.1 430.4
Larceny 825.7 1078.0 1694.0
Car Theft 43.5 109.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Walpole

White
90.0% (5,396)
African American
0.2% (13)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.6% (157)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.0% (62)
Hispanic
6.2% (369)
Race Walpole MA USA
White 90.0% 72.9% 61.5%
African American 0.2% 6.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.6% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 6.2% 11.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Walpole, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
1.3% (7,796)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.8% (22,788)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.3% (55,772)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.7% (40,179)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (85,757)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.6% (81,559)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.0% (77,961)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.9% (107,346)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.4% (44,377)
$200,000 or more
12.7% (76,161)
Income Walpole MA USA
Less than $10,000 1.3% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.8% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.3% 7.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.7% 7.2% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 9.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.6% 15.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.0% 12.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.9% 17.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.4% 9.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 12.7% 10.8% 6.3%

Gender in Walpole

Female
49.8% (2,984)
Male
50.2% (3,012)
Gender Walpole MA USA
Female 49.8% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 50.2% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Walpole for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.9% (296)
9-12th Grade
3.7% (223)
High School / GED
22.0% (1,321)
Some College
14.2% (851)
Associate's Degree
8.4% (503)
Bachelor's Degree
30.7% (1,844)
Master's Degree
12.4% (740)
Professional Degree
2.5% (148)
Doctorate Degree
1.1% (66)
Education Walpole MA USA
< 9th Grade 4.9% 4.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 3.7% 5.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 22.0% 24.7% 27.3%
Some College 14.2% 15.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.4% 7.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 30.7% 23.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 12.4% 13.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.5% 2.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.1% 2.7% 1.4%

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