Swampscott, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
15,184
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
4.9%
Median Home
$505,900
Median Income
$102,898
Median Rent
$2,027

Swampscott SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
10
Commute
3

Swampscott, MA Crime Report

157
Total Crimes
1,020.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-56.52%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Swampscott
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 157 1,020.1 1,362.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 20 129.9 308.8 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 2.3 6.5
Robbery 3 19.5 43.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 17 110.5 235.9 279.7
Property Crime 137 890.1 1,053.2 1,958.2
Burglary 9 58.5 149.7 314.2
Larceny 124 805.7 804.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 4 26.0 99.2 246.0

Swampscott, MA Cost Of Living

149
Swampscott's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Swampscott Massachusetts National Average
Overall 149 132 100
Services 128 119 100
Groceries 115 112 100
Health 123 123 100
Housing 213 164 100
Transportation 109 109 100
Utilities 123 116 100

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Rankings for Swampscott in Massachusetts

Map Of Swampscott, MA

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Population over time in Swampscott

Year Population % Change
2020 15,184 2.9%
2019 14,755 1.3%
2018 14,563 2.2%
2017 14,250 1.5%
2016 14,036 0.9%
2015 13,912 0.4%
2014 13,862 0.3%
2013 13,823 -0.0%
2012 13,826 0.1%
2011 13,819 -

Race / Ethnicity in Swampscott

White
90.3% (13,709)
African American
1.5% (234)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.4% (365)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.7% (113)
Hispanic
5.0% (763)
Race Swampscott MA USA
White 90.3% 70.8% 60.1%
African American 1.5% 6.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 2.4% 6.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.8% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.7% 2.7% 2.8%
Hispanic 5.0% 12.0% 18.2%

Gender in Swampscott

Female
54.3% (8,248)
Male
45.7% (6,936)
Gender Swampscott MA USA
Female 54.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 45.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Swampscott for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
-0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (151)
High School / GED
17.0% (2,581)
Some College
14.0% (2,125)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,214)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (4,555)
Master's Degree
19.0% (2,884)
Professional Degree
7.0% (1,062)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (607)
Education Swampscott MA USA
< 9th Grade -0.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 17.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 14.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 19.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 7.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Swampscott, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
3.9% (59,874)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.6% (23,548)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.9% (180,123)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.6% (54,863)
$35,000 to $49,999
4.5% (68,141)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.3% (186,136)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.7% (177,868)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.6% (252,523)
$150,000 to $199,999
15.1% (229,225)
$200,000 or more
18.8% (286,093)
Income Swampscott MA USA
Less than $10,000 3.9% 5.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.6% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.9% 6.8% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.6% 6.4% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 4.5% 9.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.3% 13.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.7% 12.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.6% 18.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 15.1% 10.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 18.8% 14.3% 8.3%

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