The City of Newburyport had a population of 18,327 as of July 1, 2020.
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 (GNIS ID: 618305) 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||18,327 (100%)|
|Population in Households||17,870 (97.5%)|
|Population in Families||13,503 (73.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||457 ( 2.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$105,631|
|Average Household Income||$148,775|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||24%|
|Per Capita Income||$64,580|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||8,563 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,608 (65.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,341 (27.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||614 ( 7.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$607,878|
|Average Home Value||$646,304|
|Housing Affordability Index3||92|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.97%|
|Per Capita Income||2.3%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.55%|
The table below compares Newburyport 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||# 71||71st|
|Population Density||# 72||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 46||82nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 66||27th|
|Per Capita Income||# 30||88th|
|Diversity Index||# 169||31st|
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