Ayer, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Ayer, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
2,910
Unemployment
3.7%
Poverty
10.3%
Median Home
$316,600
Median Income
$74,659
Median Rent
$1,006

Ayer SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
4

Ayer, MA Crime Report

71
Total Crimes
866.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-65.01%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Ayer
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 71 866.7 1,507.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 14 170.9 327.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.2 5.0
Robbery 1 12.2 52.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 12 146.5 241.0 250.2
Property Crime 57 695.8 1,179.8 2,109.9
Burglary 14 170.9 179.0 340.5
Larceny 40 488.3 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 36.6 89.0 219.9

Rankings for Ayer in Massachusetts

Map Of Ayer, MA

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Population over time in Ayer

Year Population % Change
2019 2,910 11.8%
2018 2,604 -2.8%
2017 2,679 -6.9%
2016 2,879 -7.2%
2015 3,103 5.9%
2014 2,930 0.1%
2013 2,927 8.7%
2012 2,693 4.7%
2011 2,573 9.5%
2010 2,350 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ayer

White
82.2% (2,393)
African American
4.2% (121)
American Indian
0.8% (23)
Asian
0.6% (18)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.8% (140)
Hispanic
7.4% (215)
Race Ayer MA USA
White 82.2% 71.6% 60.7%
African American 4.2% 6.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 6.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.8% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.4% 11.8% 18.0%

Gender in Ayer

Female
52.0% (1,513)
Male
48.0% (1,396)
Gender Ayer MA USA
Female 52.0% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ayer for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (29)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (174)
High School / GED
24.0% (698)
Some College
15.0% (436)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (174)
Bachelor's Degree
29.0% (843)
Master's Degree
16.0% (465)
Professional Degree
2.0% (58)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (29)
Education Ayer MA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 29.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Ayer, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
5.8% (16,792)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.5% (7,167)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.5% (21,707)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.5% (7,372)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.6% (33,789)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.5% (59,592)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.6% (48,329)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.5% (50,786)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.5% (33,584)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (11,877)
Income Ayer MA USA
Less than $10,000 5.8% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.5% 4.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.5% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.5% 6.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.6% 9.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.5% 14.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.6% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.5% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.5% 10.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 13.2% 7.7%

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