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Suffolk County Facts

Census Statistics

Suffolk CountyMassachusetts
Population, 2003 estimate680,7056,433,422
Population, percent change, April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2003-1.3%1.3%
Population, 2000689,8076,349,097
Population, percent change, 1990 to 20003.9%5.5%
Persons under 5 years old, percent, 20005.6%6.3%
Persons under 18 years old, percent, 200020.2%23.6%
Persons 65 years old and over, percent, 200011.0%13.5%
Female persons, percent, 200051.8%51.8%?
White persons, percent, 2000 (a)57.8%84.5%
Black or African American persons, percent, 2000 (a)22.2%5.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2000 (a)0.4%0.2%
Asian persons, percent, 2000 (a)7.0%3.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, percent, 2000 (a0.1%Z
Persons reporting some other race, percent, 2000 (a)8.2%3.7%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 20004.4%2.3%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2000 (b)15.5%6.8%
White persons, not of Hispanic/Latino origin, percent, 200052.1%81.9%?
Living in same house in 1995 and 2000', pct age 5+, 200049.3%58.5%
Foreign born persons, percent, 200025.5%12.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 200033.8%18.7%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 200078.1%84.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 200032.5%33.2%
Persons with a disability, age 5+, 2000145,5141,084,746
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 200029.027.0?
Housing units, 2002292,4652,649,029
Homeownership rate, 200033.9%61.7%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 200081.6%42.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2000$187,300$185,700?
Households, 2000278,7222,443,580
Persons per household, 20002.342.51
Median household income, 1999$39,355$50,502
Per capita money income, 1999$22,766$25,952
Persons below poverty, percent, 199919.0%9.3%
Private nonfarm establishments with paid employees, 200120,395177,434
Private nonfarm employment, 2001579,2543,129,980
Private nonfarm employment, percent change 2000-20011.4%1.4%
Nonemployer establishments, 200038,355410,481
Manufacturers shipments, 1997 ($1000)4,317,93677,876,576
Retail sales, 1997 ($1000)4,842,46958,578,048
Retail sales per capita, 1997$7,539$9,579
Minority-owned firms, percent of total, 199715.6%7.3%
Women-owned firms, percent of total, 199724.6%26.6%
Housing units authorized by building permits, 200284117,465
Federal funds and grants, 2002 ($1000)9,150,95547,480,206
Land area, 2000 (square miles)597,840
Persons per square mile, 200011,788.4809.8
Metropolitan AreaBoston-Worcester-Law?
FIPS Code02525

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