According to the most recent Attleboro Massachusetts demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Attleboro depicts it has a Population 2021 of 46,146 which is the second most populous of all the places in the greater Attleboro region. The city with the highest population in the area is Pawtucket which depicts a population of 75,200 (63.0% larger). Figure 3 uses the Attleboro population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Attleboro Massachusetts depicts an increase of 2,553 (6%).
The total Attleboro Massachusetts greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Attleboro depicts it has a Population Change of 5.9% which is the second most population percent change of all the places in the greater Attleboro region.
Looking at the Attleboro population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Attleboro Massachusetts depicts it has 1,721 people per square mile which is less than most other places in the greater region. The next higher in order of population density is Mansfield Center CDP 62.1% larger with population density of 2,791. The city with the highest population density in the area is Central Falls which shows a people per square mile of 18,522 ( appreciably bigger). Figure 6 provides Attleboro demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Attleboro depicts it has a Median Age of 39.7 which is the third most median age of all other places in the greater Attleboro region. The city with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Valley Falls CDP which shows an age of 46.2 (16.4% larger).
Figure 8 illustrates the overall diversity breakdown for Attleboro population and ethnicity groups in the area. (note: Hispanic/Latino is broken out separately in the next diagram and also the group denoted as Native ethnicity includes Native American, and Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander.) Attleboro Massachusetts has the percentage of Native population less than most other places in the area at 7.7% of the total. Figure 9 shows the Attleboro Massachusetts Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Attleboro shows it has a Hispanic or Latino of 7.5% which is less than most other places in the local area.
Attleboro Massachusetts Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 10 shows the detailed marriage characteristics broken down by %residents who are married, never married, single, divorced, and widowed. Attleboro has the percentage of total percent married the second smallest in terms of total percent of people married of all the other places in the metropolitan area at 31% of the total. Second, it has the largest proportion of percent divorced at 7% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Attleboro households. Attleboro shows it has a Family Size of 3.2 which is the third most average family size of all other places in the greater Attleboro region. The city with the highest average family size in the area is Central Falls which depicts an average family size of 3.7 (14.1% larger).
Looking at Attleboro households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Attleboro depicts it has a Married-couple family of 70% which is less than most other places in the surrounding region. The city with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Norton Center CDP which depicts a husband and wife family percent of 89% (27.6% larger).
The next section of charts provide a detailed look at mothers and baby births that occurred over the past 12 months. Figure 13 shows the rate of women aged 15 to 50 years old who have given birth. Attleboro depicts it has a Birth Rate of 5.8% which is the second most percent of women who have given birth of all the places in the greater Attleboro region. The city with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is North Seekonk CDP which shows a birth rate of 14.1% (approximately 2.4 times bigger). Figure 14 shows the breakdown of the mother's age for all baby births that occurred in the last 12 months and it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 20 to 24 at 44% of the total and is ranked #1. Second, it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 40 to 44 at 3% of the total and is ranked #1.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Attleboro households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Attleboro shows it has a Total Single People of 52% which is in the middle range of other places in the local area. The city with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Norton Center CDP which depicts a percent single of 83% (60.6% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Attleboro is only about 3.3% larger. Also, compared with the state of Massachusetts, percent of people who are single for any reason of 52%, Attleboro is about the same size.
The next diagram (Figure 18) shows the year of entry that non citizens entered the United States. The year of entry can show the rate of flow at various points of time in the past for when they entered the U.S. has the percentage of non citizens who entered the US after 2010 the second smallest in terms of percent of non citizens who entered the US after 2010 of all the other places in the metro area at 34% of the total. Second, it has the largest proportion of non citizens who entered the US between 2000 to 2009 at 39% of the total and is ranked #1. Third, it has one of the largest proportions of non citizens who entered the US before 1990 at 15% of the total and is ranked #3. Only #2 Valley Falls CDP (15%), and #1 Pawtucket (16%) are larger.
Figure 19 looks at the detailed country of origin demographic research for foreign-born people in this place. Click column to sort.
For comparison purposes, Figure 20 shows detailed statistic data for the entire United States. In particular, this diagram breaks down the detailed country of origin foreign-born people in the entire U.S. in order to compare with the data provided in the prior diagram which shows only for the local area. Both this diagram and the prior diagram are sorted the same way to facilitate comparison between the two. Click column to sort.
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Census Designated Place or "CDP")
and Census County Division "CCD".)
For comparison purposes, the US national average and the state average value are provided. Additionally, the "Combined Statistical Area" or CSA is shown that is closest to the city, county, or zip code shown. A CSA is a large grouping of adjacent metropolitan areas that identified by the Census Bureau based on social and economic ties. (See: Combined Statistical Area)
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