North Eastham, MA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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North Eastham, Massachusetts - Basic Facts

The North Eastham Census Designated Place had a population of 2,016 as of July 1, 2017. North Eastham ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Massachusetts. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for North Eastham is located at latitude 41.8333 and longitude -70.0038 in Barnstable County. The formal boundaries for the North Eastham Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.44 sq. miles and a water area of 8.51 sq. miles. Barnstable County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 43 feet.

The North Eastham Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378182) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The North Eastham Census Designated Place is located within Town of Eastham, a minor civil division (MCD) of Barnstable County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with North Eastham population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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North Eastham, MA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,016
Daytime Population: Workers 267
Daytime Population: Residents 945
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,212
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.60
Population in Households 2,016
Population in Familes 1,529
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 586
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $57,883
Average Household Income $73,470
Per Capita Income $35,276


Total Housing Units 2,943 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 836 (28.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 154 ( 5.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,952 (66.3%)
Median Home Value $512,454
Average Home Value $592,725


Total Households 991
Average Household Size 2.03
Family Households 610
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.53% 1.06%
Households 1.56% 1.07%
Families 1.36% 1.03%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   2.73%

North Eastham, MA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares North Eastham to the other 246 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 192 22nd
Population Density # 211 15th
Diversity Index # 216 13th
Median Household Income # 179 28th
Per Capita Income # 150 39th

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