Living in Lowell, MA

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

Lowell, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
111,306
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
19.0%
Median Home
$269,800
Median Income
$56,878
Median Rent
$1,158

Lowell SnackAbility

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

Lowell, MA Crime Report

2,057
Total Crimes
1,846.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-25.46%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lowell
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,057 1,846.1 1,507.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 405 363.5 327.6 366.7
Murder 4 3.6 2.2 5.0
Robbery 100 89.7 52.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 281 252.2 241.0 250.2
Property Crime 1,652 1,482.6 1,179.8 2,109.9
Burglary 292 262.1 179.0 340.5
Larceny 1,190 1,068.0 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 170 152.6 89.0 219.9

Lowell, MA Cost Of Living

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

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Rankings for Lowell in Massachusetts

Map Of Lowell, MA

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Population over time in Lowell

Year Population % Change
2019 111,306 0.1%
2018 111,249 0.3%
2017 110,964 1.0%
2016 109,871 0.5%
2015 109,349 0.8%
2014 108,491 1.0%
2013 107,466 0.7%
2012 106,739 0.8%
2011 105,860 0.7%
2010 105,089 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lowell

White
48.7% (54,254)
African American
7.2% (8,002)
American Indian
0.6% (699)
Asian
23.0% (25,568)
Hawaiian
0.1% (113)
Other
0.5% (580)
Two Or More
1.8% (1,958)
Hispanic
18.1% (20,132)
Race Lowell MA USA
White 48.7% 71.6% 60.7%
African American 7.2% 6.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 23.0% 6.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 18.1% 11.8% 18.0%

Gender in Lowell

Female
50.0% (55,689)
Male
50.0% (55,617)
Gender Lowell MA USA
Female 50.0% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 50.0% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lowell for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.0% (11,130)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (8,904)
High School / GED
35.0% (38,957)
Some College
17.0% (18,922)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (6,678)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (15,582)
Master's Degree
8.0% (8,904)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,113)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,113)
Education Lowell MA USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lowell, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
8.9% (996,138)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.4% (818,256)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.5% (1,062,208)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.9% (873,879)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.6% (1,289,784)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.9% (1,769,500)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.8% (1,533,171)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.4% (1,708,794)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.8% (644,892)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (433,975)
Income Lowell MA USA
Less than $10,000 8.9% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.4% 4.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.5% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.9% 6.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.6% 9.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.9% 14.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.8% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.4% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.8% 10.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 13.2% 7.7%

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