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The Bellingham Census Designated Place had a population of 5,042 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Bellingham is located at latitude 42.0868 and longitude -71.4745 in Norfolk County. The formal boundaries for the Bellingham Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 5.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Norfolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 295 feet.
The Bellingham Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377987) 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.
|Total Population||5,042 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,037 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||4,141 (82.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||5 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$83,782|
|Average Household Income||$109,518|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$43,394|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,024 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,419 (70.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||579 (28.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||25 ( 1.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$298,279|
|Average Home Value||$381,475|
|Housing Affordability Index3||159|
|Average Household Size||2.52|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.63%|
|Per Capita Income||3.01%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.39%|
The table below compares Bellingham 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||# 122||51st|
|Population Density||# 168||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 100||60th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 228||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 112||55th|
|Diversity Index||# 106||58th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Massachusetts Census Data Comparison Tool.