The City of Barnstable Town had a population of 46,729 as of July 1, 2020. Barnstable Town city ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Massachusetts. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Barnstable Town city is located at latitude 41.6679 and longitude -70.3573 in Barnstable County. The formal boundaries for the City of Barnstable Town encompass a land area of 59.81 sq. miles and a water area of 16.54 sq. miles.
The City of Barnstable Town (GNIS ID: 618248) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Barnstable Town city: Town of Barnstable, Town of Barnstaple.
|Total Population||46,729 (100%)|
|Population in Households||46,352 (99.2%)|
|Population in Families||35,581 (76.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||377 ( 0.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$67,495|
|Average Household Income||$100,776|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||26%|
|Per Capita Income||$42,481|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||27,150 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||15,586 (57.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,106 (15.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||7,458 (27.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$414,269|
|Average Home Value||$555,543|
|Housing Affordability Index3||92|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.96%|
|Per Capita Income||2.06%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.04%|
The table below compares Barnstable Town city to the other 245 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 26||90th|
|Population Density||# 191||22nd|
|Median Household Income||# 163||34th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 61||25th|
|Per Capita Income||# 118||52nd|
|Diversity Index||# 90||64th|
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