Living in Brockton, MA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Brockton, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
95,594
Unemployment
8.3%
Poverty
14.8%
Median Home
$264,800
Median Income
$58,469
Median Rent
$1,111

Brockton SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
Commute
4

Brockton, MA Crime Report

2,635
Total Crimes
2,765.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
11.65%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Brockton
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,635 2,765.3 1,507.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 782 820.7 327.6 366.7
Murder 5 5.2 2.2 5.0
Robbery 148 155.3 52.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 566 594.0 241.0 250.2
Property Crime 1,853 1,944.7 1,179.8 2,109.9
Burglary 248 260.3 179.0 340.5
Larceny 1,317 1,382.1 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 288 302.2 89.0 219.9

Brockton, MA Cost Of Living

120
Brockton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Brockton Massachusetts National Average
Overall 120 131 100
Services 130 122 100
Groceries 108 109 100
Health 118 121 100
Housing 118 165 100
Transportation 111 107 100
Utilities 115 114 100

Brockton, MA Photos

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Rankings for Brockton in Massachusetts

Map Of Brockton, MA

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Population over time in Brockton

Year Population % Change
2019 95,594 0.2%
2018 95,426 0.3%
2017 95,161 0.4%
2016 94,813 0.3%
2015 94,532 0.3%
2014 94,267 0.4%
2013 93,911 -0.0%
2012 93,916 0.0%
2011 93,916 0.1%
2010 93,869 -

Race / Ethnicity in Brockton

White
30.8% (29,407)
African American
44.1% (42,122)
American Indian
0.4% (394)
Asian
2.0% (1,882)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
9.2% (8,767)
Two Or More
2.5% (2,421)
Hispanic
11.1% (10,601)
Race Brockton MA USA
White 30.8% 71.6% 60.7%
African American 44.1% 6.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 6.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 9.2% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.1% 11.8% 18.0%

Gender in Brockton

Female
52.4% (50,051)
Male
47.6% (45,543)
Gender Brockton MA USA
Female 52.4% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Brockton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (8,603)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (8,603)
High School / GED
34.0% (32,501)
Some College
21.0% (20,074)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (7,647)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (12,427)
Master's Degree
4.0% (3,823)
Professional Degree
1.0% (955)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (955)
Education Brockton MA USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Brockton, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
7.8% (748,720)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.7% (636,952)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.7% (828,038)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.2% (786,576)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.4% (1,182,869)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.0% (1,527,184)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.6% (1,206,905)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.3% (1,560,233)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.2% (684,423)
$200,000 or more
4.2% (397,494)
Income Brockton MA USA
Less than $10,000 7.8% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.7% 4.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.7% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.2% 6.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.4% 9.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.0% 14.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.6% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.3% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.2% 10.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.2% 13.2% 7.7%

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