Fall River, MA
Demographic Data



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Fall River Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Fall River Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
89,420

Age

PEOPLE OF Massachusetts DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.50
5 To 17 13.96
18 To 24 9.99
25 To 34 13.81
35 To 54 27.31
55 To 64 12.08
65 Years And Over 16.36

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 4.9
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 72.8
COLLEGE GRADUATES 14.7

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Fall River 23650 20228.08159861436 #EE2025
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Fall River 39328 18190.530215777424 #EE2025
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
20.2%

Employment Industries in Fall River

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 20.2
Manufacturing 12.8
Retail 12.8
Accommodation 9.0
Construction 7.7
Education 7.1
Other 6.1
Public Service 4.1
Finance 3.8
Transportation 3.7
Administration 3.0
Professional, scientific, and technical services 2.9
Wholesale 2.6

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 78.0
Black Or African American 4.9
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.0
Asian 1.9
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Other Race / Two or More Races 5.1
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 9.8

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Portuguese 42.9
French 13.2
Irish 11.1
English 5.8
Italian 5.0
French Canadian 4.0
Polish 3.4
German 2.6
Cape Verdean 2.1
Brazilian 2.0
Haitian 1.4
Lebanese 0.9
Scottish 0.5
Dutch 0.3
African 0.3
Greek 0.3
Jamaican 0.3
Norwegian 0.3
Czechoslovakian 0.3
Russian 0.2

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 65.2
Portuguese 23.2
Spanish 6.6
French 2.3
French Creole 0.5
Chinese 0.4
Other Asian languages 0.4
African languages 0.3
Arabic 0.2
Russian 0.1
German/Yiddish 0.1
Vietnamese 0.1
Greek 0.1
Langs. of India 0.1
Korean 0.0
Tagalog 0.0
Italian 0.0
Native American languages 0.0
Polish 0.0
Japanese 0.0

Foreign Born Fall River Residents:
19.6%