Saugus, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
28,215
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
9.8%
Median Home
$394,900
Median Income
$88,667
Median Rent
$919

Saugus SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
4

Saugus, MA Crime Report

432
Total Crimes
1,522.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-38.53%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Saugus
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 432 1,522.3 1,507.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 72 253.7 327.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.2 5.0
Robbery 10 35.2 52.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 53 186.8 241.0 250.2
Property Crime 360 1,268.6 1,179.8 2,109.9
Burglary 28 98.7 179.0 340.5
Larceny 305 1,074.8 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 27 95.1 89.0 219.9

Saugus, MA Cost Of Living

135
Saugus's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Saugus Massachusetts National Average
Overall 135 131 100
Services 130 122 100
Groceries 108 109 100
Health 118 121 100
Housing 170 165 100
Transportation 111 107 100
Utilities 115 114 100

Rankings for Saugus in Massachusetts

Map Of Saugus, MA

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Population over time in Saugus

Year Population % Change
2019 28,215 0.2%
2018 28,158 0.4%
2017 28,037 1.0%
2016 27,773 0.6%
2015 27,620 0.9%
2014 27,369 1.2%
2013 27,051 1.1%
2012 26,761 0.9%
2011 26,516 0.5%
2010 26,392 -

Race / Ethnicity in Saugus

White
83.3% (23,505)
African American
2.0% (575)
American Indian
0.3% (96)
Asian
3.8% (1,065)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (61)
Two Or More
1.7% (474)
Hispanic
8.6% (2,439)
Race Saugus MA USA
White 83.3% 71.6% 60.7%
African American 2.0% 6.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.8% 6.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.6% 11.8% 18.0%

Gender in Saugus

Female
51.0% (14,398)
Male
49.0% (13,817)
Gender Saugus MA USA
Female 51.0% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Saugus for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (1,410)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,128)
High School / GED
37.0% (10,439)
Some College
18.0% (5,078)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (2,257)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (5,360)
Master's Degree
7.0% (1,975)
Professional Degree
1.0% (282)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (282)
Education Saugus MA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Saugus, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
3.0% (84,991)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (139,126)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.7% (188,388)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.8% (163,757)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.9% (250,914)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.0% (337,800)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.4% (434,160)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.3% (601,436)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.6% (355,935)
$200,000 or more
9.4% (264,989)
Income Saugus MA USA
Less than $10,000 3.0% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 4.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.7% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.8% 6.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.9% 9.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.0% 14.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.4% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.3% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.6% 10.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 9.4% 13.2% 7.7%

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