The City of Newburyport had a population of 17,976 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Newburyport is located at latitude 42.8124 and longitude -70.8911 in Essex County. The formal boundaries for the City of Newburyport (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.35 sq. miles and a water area of 2.31 sq. miles. Essex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 36 feet.
The City of Newburyport (GNIS ID: 618305) 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 Newburyport 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 Newburyport: Clipper City.
|Population in Households||17,549|
|Population in Familes||13,289|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||427|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||8,602 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,465 (63.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,400 (27.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||737 ( 8.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$485,811|
|Average Home Value||$537,059|
|Median Household Income||$85,251|
|Average Household Income||$118,007|
|Per Capita Income||$52,123|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.79%|
|Per Capita Income||1.79%|
The table below compares Newburyport 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||# 69||72nd|
|Population Density1||# 72||71st|
|Diversity Index2||# 181||26th|
|Median Household Income||# 58||77th|
|Per Capita Income||# 41||84th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Massachusetts Census Data Comparison Tool.