Living in Fall River, MA

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

Fall River, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
89,388
Unemployment
8.4%
Poverty
19.7%
Median Home
$242,200
Median Income
$43,503
Median Rent
$804

Fall River SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
4
Commute
7

Fall River, MA Crime Report

1,847
Total Crimes
2,073.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-16.27%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Fall River
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,847 2,073.7 1,507.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 773 867.9 327.6 366.7
Murder 5 5.6 2.2 5.0
Robbery 113 126.9 52.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 604 678.1 241.0 250.2
Property Crime 1,074 1,205.8 1,179.8 2,109.9
Burglary 412 462.6 179.0 340.5
Larceny 499 560.3 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 163 183.0 89.0 219.9

Fall River, MA Cost Of Living

112
Fall River's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Fall River Massachusetts National Average
Overall 112 131 100
Services 115 122 100
Groceries 105 109 100
Health 107 121 100
Housing 110 165 100
Transportation 110 107 100
Utilities 124 114 100

Fall River, MA Photos

Davol Mills Fall River
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Fall River City Hall
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Durfee High School Fall River
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Bristol Community College Campusc Fall Riverc Massachusetts April
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Bishop Connelly High School
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Braga Bridge
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Bordercity
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Rankings for Fall River in Massachusetts

Map Of Fall River, MA

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Population over time in Fall River

Year Population % Change
2019 89,388 0.1%
2018 89,339 0.1%
2017 89,258 0.4%
2016 88,902 0.2%
2015 88,727 -0.0%
2014 88,756 -0.1%
2013 88,811 -0.3%
2012 89,049 -0.2%
2011 89,220 -0.3%
2010 89,482 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fall River

White
77.2% (69,030)
African American
5.3% (4,729)
American Indian
0.1% (124)
Asian
1.9% (1,680)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.8% (741)
Two Or More
4.1% (3,664)
Hispanic
10.5% (9,420)
Race Fall River MA USA
White 77.2% 71.6% 60.7%
African American 5.3% 6.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.9% 6.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.8% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.1% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.5% 11.8% 18.0%

Gender in Fall River

Female
51.5% (46,004)
Male
48.5% (43,383)
Gender Fall River MA USA
Female 51.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fall River for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
14.0% (12,514)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (9,832)
High School / GED
34.0% (30,391)
Some College
17.0% (15,195)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (7,151)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (8,938)
Master's Degree
4.0% (3,575)
Professional Degree
1.0% (893)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (893)
Education Fall River MA USA
< 9th Grade 14.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 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 Fall River, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
8.4% (746,837)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.3% (828,424)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.8% (1,323,293)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (877,702)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (1,202,888)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.2% (1,627,328)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.0% (893,740)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.9% (971,608)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (278,000)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (188,975)
Income Fall River MA USA
Less than $10,000 8.4% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.3% 4.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.8% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 6.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 9.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.2% 14.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.0% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.9% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 10.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 13.2% 7.7%

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