Lowell, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Lowell, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
111,311
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
17.3%
Median Home
$285,200
Median Income
$62,196
Median Rent
$1,229

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

1,977
Total Crimes
1,783.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-24.00%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lowell
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,977 1,783.1 1,362.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 348 313.9 308.8 387.8
Murder 6 5.4 2.3 6.5
Robbery 67 60.4 43.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 257 231.8 235.9 279.7
Property Crime 1,629 1,469.2 1,053.2 1,958.2
Burglary 225 202.9 149.7 314.2
Larceny 1,180 1,064.3 804.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 224 202.0 99.2 246.0

Lowell, MA Cost Of Living

119
Lowell's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Lowell Massachusetts National Average
Overall 119 132 100
Services 128 119 100
Groceries 111 112 100
Health 120 123 100
Housing 124 164 100
Transportation 110 109 100
Utilities 122 116 100

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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
2020 111,311 0.1%
2019 111,249 0.3%
2018 110,964 1.0%
2017 109,871 0.5%
2016 109,349 0.8%
2015 108,491 1.0%
2014 107,466 0.7%
2013 106,739 0.8%
2012 105,860 0.7%
2011 105,089 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lowell

White
49.8% (55,467)
African American
8.0% (8,915)
American Indian
0.5% (612)
Asian
20.9% (23,228)
Hawaiian
0.1% (144)
Other
0.2% (262)
Two Or More
2.5% (2,749)
Hispanic
17.9% (19,934)
Race Lowell MA USA
White 49.8% 70.8% 60.1%
African American 8.0% 6.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.5% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 20.9% 6.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.8% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.7% 2.8%
Hispanic 17.9% 12.0% 18.2%

Gender in Lowell

Female
50.6% (56,333)
Male
49.4% (54,978)
Gender Lowell MA USA
Female 50.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lowell for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.0% (11,131)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (7,791)
High School / GED
32.0% (35,619)
Some College
17.0% (18,922)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (7,791)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (17,809)
Master's Degree
9.0% (10,017)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,113)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,113)
Education Lowell MA USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 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
7.7% (859,024)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.0% (776,633)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.6% (1,068,043)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.1% (787,692)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.7% (1,189,971)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.3% (1,702,842)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.0% (1,666,070)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.7% (1,746,803)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.9% (765,574)
$200,000 or more
5.1% (568,443)
Income Lowell MA USA
Less than $10,000 7.7% 5.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.0% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.6% 6.8% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.1% 6.4% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.7% 9.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.3% 13.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.0% 12.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.7% 18.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.9% 10.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 5.1% 14.3% 8.3%

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