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The Winchendon CDP(1) had a population of 4,102 as of July 1, 2022.

The primary coordinate point for Winchendon is located at latitude 42.6862 and longitude -72.044 in Worcester County. The formal boundaries for the Winchendon Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 2.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0.17 sq. miles. Worcester County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 997 feet.

The Winchendon Census Designated Place 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.

The Winchendon Census Designated Place is located within Town of Winchendon, a minor civil division (MCD) of Worcester County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Winchendon: North Village.

  1. A Census Designated Place (CDP) is a statistical counterpart to a self-governing (incorporated) place such as a city, town, or village. A CDP is not a legal entity and has no governmental functions.

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Winchendon, MA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2022)


Total Population 4,102 (100%)
Population in Households 4,015 (97.9%)
Population in Families 3,134 (76.4%)
Population in Group Quarters1 87 ( 2.1%)
Population Density 1,811
Diversity Index2 31


Median Household Income $73,881
Average Household Income $92,744
% of Income for Mortgage4 16%
Per Capita Income $37,183
Wealth Index5 71


Total HU (Housing Units) 1,796 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 938 (52.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 727 (40.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 131 ( 7.3%)
Median Home Value $225,306
Average Home Value $261,727
Housing Affordability Index3 149


Total Households 1,665
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 1,058
Average Family Size 3.00
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2020-2022 2022-2027
Population -0.62% -0.07%
Households 0.11% 0.00%
Families   0.00%
Median Household Income   3.32%
Per Capita Income   3.73%
Owner Occupied HU   0.57%

Winchendon, MA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Winchendon to the other 248 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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 # 134 46th
Population Density # 95 62nd
Median Household Income # 198 21st
Housing Affordability Index # 238 96th
Per Capita Income # 209 16th
Diversity Index # 125 50th

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