The Dedham Census Designated Place had a population of 25,374 as of July 1, 2015. Dedham ranks in the upper 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 Dedham is located at latitude 42.2469 and longitude -71.1795 in Norfolk County. The formal boundaries for the Dedham Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0.4 sq. miles. Norfolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 108 feet.
The Dedham Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378004) 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 Dedham population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Dedham: Dedham Village.
|Population in Households||24,261|
|Population in Familes||19,650|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,113|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||10,440 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||7,212 (69.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,759 (26.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||469 ( 4.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$411,542|
|Average Home Value||$480,089|
|Median Household Income||$86,214|
|Average Household Income||$109,453|
|Per Capita Income||$43,128|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.83%|
|Per Capita Income||2.47%|
The table below compares Dedham 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.
|Total Population||# 58||77th|
|Population Density1||# 60||76th|
|Diversity Index2||# 61||75th|
|Median Household Income||# 56||77th|
|Per Capita Income||# 60||76th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Massachusetts Census Data Comparison Tool.