Taunton, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
57,124
Unemployment
6.5%
Poverty
14.2%
Median Home
$271,800
Median Income
$62,865
Median Rent
$1,012

Taunton SnackAbility

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

Taunton, MA Crime Report

562
Total Crimes
985.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-60.21%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Taunton
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 562 985.5 1,507.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 217 380.5 327.6 366.7
Murder 2 3.5 2.2 5.0
Robbery 17 29.8 52.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 183 320.9 241.0 250.2
Property Crime 345 605.0 1,179.8 2,109.9
Burglary 86 150.8 179.0 340.5
Larceny 238 417.3 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 21 36.8 89.0 219.9

Taunton, MA Cost Of Living

115
Taunton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Taunton Massachusetts National Average
Overall 115 131 100
Services 115 122 100
Groceries 105 109 100
Health 107 121 100
Housing 119 165 100
Transportation 110 107 100
Utilities 124 114 100

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Rankings for Taunton in Massachusetts

Map Of Taunton, MA

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Population over time in Taunton

Year Population % Change
2019 57,124 0.3%
2018 56,963 0.2%
2017 56,826 0.6%
2016 56,504 0.4%
2015 56,276 0.4%
2014 56,056 0.2%
2013 55,953 0.0%
2012 55,951 0.0%
2011 55,930 -0.0%
2010 55,954 -

Race / Ethnicity in Taunton

White
75.0% (42,826)
African American
8.4% (4,789)
American Indian
0.0% (12)
Asian
1.8% (1,050)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
2.9% (1,673)
Two Or More
2.8% (1,608)
Hispanic
9.0% (5,166)
Race Taunton MA USA
White 75.0% 71.6% 60.7%
African American 8.4% 6.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.8% 6.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 2.9% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.0% 11.8% 18.0%

Gender in Taunton

Female
52.3% (29,858)
Male
47.7% (27,266)
Gender Taunton MA USA
Female 52.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Taunton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (4,569)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (4,569)
High School / GED
32.0% (18,279)
Some College
20.0% (11,424)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (5,141)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (9,139)
Master's Degree
6.0% (3,427)
Professional Degree
1.0% (571)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Taunton MA USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Taunton, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
6.7% (384,761)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (277,201)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.8% (447,610)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (576,630)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.2% (639,480)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.3% (872,482)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.0% (854,854)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.0% (969,311)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.1% (405,710)
$200,000 or more
5.0% (284,355)
Income Taunton MA USA
Less than $10,000 6.7% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 4.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.8% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 6.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.2% 9.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.3% 14.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.0% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.0% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.1% 10.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.0% 13.2% 7.7%

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