Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan Statistical Area MA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 225,277
Population in Households 221,129
Population in Familes 169,951
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,148
Population Density2 572
Diversity Index3 23


Median Household Income $70,542
Average Household Income $97,318
Per Capita Income $43,038


Total Housing Units 164,799 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 77,226 (46.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 21,558 (13.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 66,015 (40.1%)
Median Home Value $471,749
Average Home Value $602,129


Total Households 98,784
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 60,302
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.52% 0.3%
Households 0.38% 0.22%
Families 0.32% 0.19%
Median Household Income   2.99%
Per Capita Income   3.32%