Hanscom AFB CDP, MA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Hanscom AFB CDP, Massachusetts - Basic Facts

The Hanscom Air Force Base Census Designated Place had a population of 1,804 as of July 1, 2017. Hanscom AFB CDP ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Massachusetts. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Hanscom AFB CDP is located at latitude 42.4581 and longitude -71.2793 in Middlesex County. The formal boundaries for the Hanscom Air Force Base Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

The Hanscom Air Force Base Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2727442) has a M2 Census Class Code which indicates a military or other defense installation entirely within a census designated place. It also has a Functional Status Code of ""

The Hanscom Air Force Base Census Designated Place is located within Town of Lincoln, a minor civil division (MCD) of Middlesex County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hanscom AFB CDP population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Hanscom AFB CDP, MA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,804
Daytime Population: Workers 752
Daytime Population: Residents 1,023
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,775
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 1,791
Population in Familes 1,718
Population in Group Qrtrs 13
Population Density2 2,000
Diversity Index3 64


Median Household Income $84,195
Average Household Income $93,650
Per Capita Income $29,064


Total Housing Units 614 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 0
Renter Occupied HU 469 (76.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 145 (23.6%)
Median Home Value $0
Average Home Value $0


Total Households 469
Average Household Size 3.82
Family Households 419
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 3.62% 2.51%
Households 3.56% 2.55%
Families 3.48% 2.54%
Median Household Income   3.62%
Per Capita Income   2.74%

Hanscom AFB CDP, MA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hanscom AFB CDP to the other 246 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 197 20th
Population Density # 83 67th
Diversity Index # 20 92nd
Median Household Income # 67 73rd
Per Capita Income # 196 21st

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