The Provincetown Census Designated Place had a population of 2,826 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Provincetown is located at latitude 42.0584 and longitude -70.1786 in Barnstable County. The formal boundaries for the Provincetown Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 1.79 sq. miles and a water area of 3.45 sq. miles. Barnstable County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 36 feet.
The Provincetown Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378207) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Provincetown: Cap Blanc, Village of Provincetown.
|Total Population||2,826 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,781 (98.4%)|
|Population in Families||994 (35.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||45 ( 1.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$48,031|
|Average Household Income||$82,554|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||60%|
|Per Capita Income||$49,306|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,527 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,047 (23.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||654 (14.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||2,826 (62.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$685,471|
|Average Home Value||$775,096|
|Housing Affordability Index3||42|
|Average Household Size||1.63|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.24%|
|Per Capita Income||2.85%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.4%|
The table below compares Provincetown 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||# 164||34th|
|Population Density||# 112||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 228||7th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 5||2nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 77||69th|
|Diversity Index||# 81||68th|
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