Sharon, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Sharon, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
6,217
Unemployment
2.7%
Poverty
1.3%
Median Home
$483,600
Median Income
$148,009
Median Rent
$1,465

Sharon SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
9.5
Amenities
8
Education
10
Commute
3

Sharon, MA Crime Report

42
Total Crimes
220.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-90.58%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sharon
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 42 220.9 1,362.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 8 42.1 308.8 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 2.3 6.5
Robbery 1 5.3 43.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 6 31.6 235.9 279.7
Property Crime 34 178.8 1,053.2 1,958.2
Burglary 6 31.6 149.7 314.2
Larceny 26 136.8 804.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 2 10.5 99.2 246.0

Sharon, MA Cost Of Living

146
Sharon's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Sharon Massachusetts National Average
Overall 146 132 100
Services 129 119 100
Groceries 109 112 100
Health 119 123 100
Housing 211 164 100
Transportation 114 109 100
Utilities 121 116 100

Rankings for Sharon in Massachusetts

Map Of Sharon, MA

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8

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Population over time in Sharon

Year Population % Change
2020 6,217 9.9%
2019 5,655 -0.7%
2018 5,692 -2.6%
2017 5,841 -1.5%
2016 5,932 -1.3%
2015 6,010 -1.1%
2014 6,076 3.8%
2013 5,856 5.9%
2012 5,532 6.4%
2011 5,198 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sharon

White
81.5% (5,065)
African American
0.8% (48)
American Indian
0.2% (10)
Asian
9.4% (587)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.1% (66)
Two Or More
3.5% (219)
Hispanic
3.6% (222)
Race Sharon MA USA
White 81.5% 70.8% 60.1%
African American 0.8% 6.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 9.4% 6.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.1% 0.8% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.5% 2.7% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.6% 12.0% 18.2%

Gender in Sharon

Female
51.3% (3,187)
Male
48.7% (3,030)
Gender Sharon MA USA
Female 51.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sharon for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (62)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (62)
High School / GED
9.0% (559)
Some College
7.0% (435)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (435)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (1,989)
Master's Degree
29.0% (1,802)
Professional Degree
8.0% (497)
Doctorate Degree
6.0% (373)
Education Sharon MA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 9.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 7.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 29.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 8.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 6.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Sharon, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
1.8% (11,469)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.8% (4,999)
$15,000 to $24,999
0.8% (4,999)
$25,000 to $34,999
1.6% (9,704)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.9% (36,760)
$50,000 to $74,999
8.4% (52,347)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.7% (91,461)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.0% (111,753)
$150,000 to $199,999
23.0% (143,220)
$200,000 or more
24.9% (154,983)
Income Sharon MA USA
Less than $10,000 1.8% 5.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.8% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 0.8% 6.8% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 1.6% 6.4% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.9% 9.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 8.4% 13.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.7% 12.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.0% 18.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 23.0% 10.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 24.9% 14.3% 8.3%

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