Abington, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Abington, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
16,557
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
5.1%
Median Home
$385,000
Median Income
$106,001
Median Rent
$1,364

Abington SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
3

Abington, MA Crime Report

149
Total Crimes
861.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-63.30%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Abington
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 149 861.0 1,362.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 39 225.4 308.8 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 2.3 6.5
Robbery 5 28.9 43.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 23 132.9 235.9 279.7
Property Crime 110 635.6 1,053.2 1,958.2
Burglary 11 63.6 149.7 314.2
Larceny 87 502.7 804.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 12 69.3 99.2 246.0

Abington, MA Cost Of Living

132
Abington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Abington Massachusetts National Average
Overall 132 132 100
Services 127 119 100
Groceries 115 112 100
Health 119 123 100
Housing 152 164 100
Transportation 109 109 100
Utilities 121 116 100

Rankings for Abington in Massachusetts

Map Of Abington, MA

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Population over time in Abington

Year Population % Change
2020 16,557 1.4%
2019 16,330 0.3%
2018 16,275 0.5%
2017 16,196 0.5%
2016 16,112 0.2%
2015 16,081 0.4%
2014 16,009 0.5%
2013 15,930 0.6%
2012 15,841 0.9%
2011 15,704 -

Race / Ethnicity in Abington

White
85.7% (14,184)
African American
2.5% (416)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.2% (528)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.9% (143)
Two Or More
4.7% (779)
Hispanic
3.1% (507)
Race Abington MA USA
White 85.7% 70.8% 60.1%
African American 2.5% 6.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 3.2% 6.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.9% 0.8% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.7% 2.7% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.1% 12.0% 18.2%

Gender in Abington

Female
47.7% (7,900)
Male
52.3% (8,657)
Gender Abington MA USA
Female 47.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 52.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Abington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (331)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (496)
High School / GED
30.0% (4,967)
Some College
17.0% (2,814)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,655)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (4,470)
Master's Degree
9.0% (1,490)
Professional Degree
2.0% (331)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Abington MA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Abington, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
2.3% (37,301)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.7% (94,479)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.9% (81,954)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.7% (62,078)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.9% (131,508)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.9% (214,007)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.7% (143,760)
$100,000 to $149,999
26.3% (435,638)
$150,000 to $199,999
15.0% (248,041)
$200,000 or more
12.5% (206,928)
Income Abington MA USA
Less than $10,000 2.3% 5.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.7% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.9% 6.8% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.7% 6.4% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.9% 9.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.9% 13.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.7% 12.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 26.3% 18.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 15.0% 10.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 12.5% 14.3% 8.3%

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