The Northborough Census Designated Place had a population of 6,275 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Northborough is located at latitude 42.312 and longitude -71.6477 in Worcester County. The formal boundaries for the Northborough Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Worcester County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 302 feet.
The Northborough Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378180) 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 Northborough 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 Northborough: Northboro.
|Population in Households||6,105|
|Population in Familes||5,163|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||170|
|Average Household Size||2.57|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,542 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,787 (70.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||584 (23.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||171 ( 6.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$377,337|
|Average Home Value||$399,384|
|Median Household Income||$100,252|
|Average Household Income||$119,617|
|Per Capita Income||$45,758|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.98%|
|Per Capita Income||1.64%|
The table below compares Northborough 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||# 101||59th|
|Population Density1||# 91||63rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 78||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 34||87th|
|Per Capita Income||# 61||76th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Massachusetts Census Data Comparison Tool.