Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan Statistical Area MA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 956,331
Population in Households 922,561
Population in Familes 748,730
Population in Group Qrtrs 33,770
Population Density2 473
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $72,643
Average Household Income $94,963
Per Capita Income $36,387


Total Housing Units 389,302 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 232,348 (59.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 127,448 (32.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 29,506 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $291,546
Average Home Value $350,242


Total Households 359,796
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 239,824
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 0.51% 0.46%
Households 0.41% 0.42%
Families 0.35% 0.39%
Median Household Income   2.43%
Per Capita Income   2.91%