The City of Newburyport had a population of 18,240 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Newburyport is located at latitude 42.8126 and longitude -70.8773 in Essex County. The formal boundaries for the City of Newburyport encompass a land area of 8.35 sq. miles and a water area of 2.31 sq. miles. Essex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 39 feet.
The City of Newburyport 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 Newburyport: Clipper City.
|Total Population||18,240 (100%)|
|Population in Households||17,790 (97.5%)|
|Population in Families||13,403 (73.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||450 ( 2.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$110,795|
|Average Household Income||$152,731|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||25%|
|Per Capita Income||$66,564|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||8,574 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,666 (66.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,277 (26.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||631 ( 7.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$655,359|
|Average Home Value||$695,102|
|Housing Affordability Index3||89|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.56%|
|Per Capita Income||2.52%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.71%|
The table below compares Newburyport to the other 245 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 71||71st|
|Population Density||# 73||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 47||81st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 70||29th|
|Per Capita Income||# 31||88th|
|Diversity Index||# 171||31st|
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