Granby, MA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Granby, Massachusetts - Basic Facts

The Granby Census Designated Place had a population of 1,432 as of July 1, 2015. Granby 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 Granby is located at latitude 42.266 and longitude -72.5289 in Hampshire County. The formal boundaries for the Granby Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hampshire County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 312 feet.

The Granby Census Designated Place 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Granby population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Granby Census Designated Place, MA Boundary Map

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Granby, MA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 1,432
Population in Households 1,432
Population in Familes 1,151
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 412
Diversity Index2 15
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 592
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 384
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 592 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 460 (77.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 132 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 0
Median Home Value $230,142
Average Home Value $247,065
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $70,796
Average Household Income $75,426
Per Capita Income $31,182
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.87% 0.65%
Households 1.13% 0.73%
Families 0.97% 0.67%
Median Household Income   2.41%
Per Capita Income   2.11%
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.

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Granby, MA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Granby to the other 244 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 214 13th
Population Density1 # 228 7th
Diversity Index2 # 165 33rd
Median Household Income # 111 55th
Per Capita Income # 163 34th

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