South Duxbury, MA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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South Duxbury, Massachusetts - Basic Facts

The South Duxbury Census Designated Place had a population of 3,454 as of July 1, 2015. South Duxbury ranks in the lower quartile for 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 South Duxbury is located at latitude 42.0175 and longitude -70.6905 in Plymouth County. The formal boundaries for the South Duxbury Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.95 sq. miles and a water area of 1.46 sq. miles. Plymouth County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 49 feet.

The South Duxbury Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378231) 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.

The South Duxbury Census Designated Place is located within Town of Duxbury, a minor civil division (MCD) of Plymouth County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with South Duxbury 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 South Duxbury: Halls Corner.

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


Total Population 3,454
Population in Households 3,454
Population in Familes 3,093
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,171
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 1,227
Average Household Size 2.81
Family Households 951
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,386 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,051 (75.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 176 (12.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 159 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $647,829
Average Home Value $710,728


Median Household Income $144,970
Average Household Income $207,025
Per Capita Income $73,543
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.53% 0.52%
Households 0.58% 0.55%
Families 0.49% 0.48%
Median Household Income   1.83%
Per Capita Income   2.59%
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.


South Duxbury, MA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares South Duxbury 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 # 145 41st
Population Density1 # 142 42nd
Diversity Index2 # 217 11th
Median Household Income # 5 98th
Per Capita Income # 2 100th

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