The City of Amesbury Town had a population of 16,696 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Amesbury Town city is located at latitude 42.8513 and longitude -70.9558 in Essex County. The formal boundaries for the City of Amesbury Town (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.26 sq. miles and a water area of 1.46 sq. miles.
The City of Amesbury Town (GNIS ID: 618292) 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 Amesbury 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 Amesbury Town city: Emesbury, Little Salisbury, New Salisbury, Salisbury New Town, Salisbury-new-toune, Town of Amesbury, Town of Salisbury-New-Town.
|Population in Households||16,363|
|Population in Familes||12,825|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||333|
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||7,343 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,515 (61.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,289 (31.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||539 ( 7.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$339,362|
|Average Home Value||$362,204|
|Median Household Income||$79,800|
|Average Household Income||$98,808|
|Per Capita Income||$40,679|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.85%|
|Per Capita Income||1.69%|
The table below compares Amesbury 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||# 73||71st|
|Population Density1||# 125||50th|
|Diversity Index2||# 171||30th|
|Median Household Income||# 73||71st|
|Per Capita Income||# 94||62nd|
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