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The Walpole Census Designated Place had a population of 6,478 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Walpole is located at latitude 42.1418 and longitude -71.2495 in Norfolk County. The formal boundaries for the Walpole Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 2.81 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles. Norfolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 148 feet.
The Walpole Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378246) 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 Walpole: Walpole Junction.
|Total Population||6,478 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,478 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||5,336 (82.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$92,023|
|Average Household Income||$130,833|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||21%|
|Per Capita Income||$52,549|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,033 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,102 (69.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||582 (19.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||349 (11.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$467,928|
|Average Home Value||$509,107|
|Housing Affordability Index3||105|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.69%|
|Per Capita Income||2.27%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.42%|
The table below compares Walpole 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||# 102||59th|
|Population Density||# 66||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 82||67th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 110||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 65||74th|
|Diversity Index||# 135||45th|
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