Holyoke, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Holyoke, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
40,241
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
29.3%
Median Home
$195,800
Median Income
$40,769
Median Rent
$838

Holyoke SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Holyoke, MA Crime Report

1,839
Total Crimes
4,577.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
84.81%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Holyoke
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,839 4,577.1 1,507.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 345 858.7 327.6 366.7
Murder 4 10.0 2.2 5.0
Robbery 53 131.9 52.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 252 627.2 241.0 250.2
Property Crime 1,494 3,718.5 1,179.8 2,109.9
Burglary 213 530.1 179.0 340.5
Larceny 1,184 2,946.9 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 97 241.4 89.0 219.9

Holyoke, MA Cost Of Living

110
Holyoke's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Holyoke Massachusetts National Average
Overall 110 131 100
Services 121 122 100
Groceries 107 109 100
Health 106 121 100
Housing 95 165 100
Transportation 108 107 100
Utilities 122 114 100

Holyoke, MA Photos

High St
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Rankings for Holyoke in Massachusetts

Map Of Holyoke, MA

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Population over time in Holyoke

Year Population % Change
2019 40,241 -0.3%
2018 40,376 0.0%
2017 40,362 0.2%
2016 40,280 -0.2%
2015 40,342 0.7%
2014 40,079 0.1%
2013 40,029 0.1%
2012 39,996 0.2%
2011 39,897 0.0%
2010 39,885 -

Race / Ethnicity in Holyoke

White
41.3% (16,636)
African American
2.9% (1,162)
American Indian
0.2% (78)
Asian
0.6% (239)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (3)
Two Or More
1.0% (419)
Hispanic
53.9% (21,704)
Race Holyoke MA USA
White 41.3% 71.6% 60.7%
African American 2.9% 6.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 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 1.0% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 53.9% 11.8% 18.0%

Gender in Holyoke

Female
51.6% (20,747)
Male
48.4% (19,494)
Gender Holyoke MA USA
Female 51.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Holyoke for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.0% (4,024)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (4,426)
High School / GED
33.0% (13,279)
Some College
18.0% (7,243)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (2,816)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (5,231)
Master's Degree
7.0% (2,816)
Professional Degree
1.0% (402)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Holyoke MA USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Holyoke, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
11.9% (479,373)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.4% (418,529)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.8% (555,756)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (400,882)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.1% (488,591)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.1% (567,872)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.2% (369,011)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.6% (387,449)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.0% (202,284)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (154,347)
Income Holyoke MA USA
Less than $10,000 11.9% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.4% 4.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.8% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 6.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.1% 9.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.1% 14.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.2% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.6% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.0% 10.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 13.2% 7.7%

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