The City of Southbridge Town had a population of 16,712 as of July 1, 2019. Southbridge Town city 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 Southbridge Town city is located at latitude 42.0604 and longitude -72.0338 in Worcester County. The formal boundaries for the City of Southbridge Town encompass a land area of 20.28 sq. miles and a water area of 0.62 sq. miles.
The City of Southbridge Town (GNIS ID: 618383) 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 Southbridge Town city: Town of Southbridge, Town of Sturbridge.
|Population in Households||16,517|
|Population in Familes||12,616|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||195|
|Median Household Income||$47,927|
|Average Household Income||$63,340|
|Per Capita Income||$25,821|
|Total Housing Units||7,610 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,933 (38.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,875 (50.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||802 (10.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$215,950|
|Housing Affordability Index2||95|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.08%|
|Per Capita Income||2.69%|
The table below compares Southbridge Town city to the other 246 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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||# 74||70th|
|Population Density||# 183||26th|
|Diversity Index||# 16||94th|
|Median Household Income||# 225||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 226||9th|
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