The City of Barnstable Town had a population of 46,507 as of July 1, 2016. Barnstable Town city ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Massachusetts. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Barnstable Town city is located at latitude 41.6615 and longitude -70.357 in Barnstable County. The formal boundaries for the City of Barnstable Town (see map below) encompass a land area of 59.81 sq. miles and a water area of 16.54 sq. miles.
The City of Barnstable Town (GNIS ID: 618248) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Barnstable Town city population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Barnstable Town city: Town of Barnstable, Town of Barnstaple.
|Population in Households||46,141|
|Population in Familes||35,547|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||366|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||27,150 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||14,535 (53.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||5,134 (18.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||7,481 (27.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$388,272|
|Average Home Value||$478,311|
|Median Household Income||$64,401|
|Average Household Income||$90,044|
|Per Capita Income||$38,245|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.93%|
|Per Capita Income||1.64%|
The table below compares Barnstable Town city to the other 246 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 26||90th|
|Population Density1||# 191||23rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 89||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 144||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 115||54th|
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