Amesbury Town city, MA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Amesbury Town city, Massachusetts - Basic Facts

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.


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Amesbury Town city, MA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 16,696
Population in Households 16,363
Population in Familes 12,825
Population in Group Qrtrs 333
Population Density1 1,362
Diversity Index2 15
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 6,804
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 4,242
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

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
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $79,800
Average Household Income $98,808
Per Capita Income $40,679
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.4% 0.67%
Households 0.39% 0.68%
Families 0.31% 0.63%
Median Household Income   1.85%
Per Capita Income   1.69%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Amesbury Town city, MA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 73 71st
Population Density1 # 125 50th
Diversity Index2 # 171 30th
Median Household Income # 73 71st
Per Capita Income # 94 62nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Massachusetts Census Data Comparison Tool.