Most Expensive Lynn Neighborhoods
Lynn is a larger medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 92,137 people and 22 constituent neighborhoods, Lynn is the ninth largest community in Massachusetts. Lynn has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Unlike some cities, Lynn isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lynn are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lynn is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lynn who work in office and administrative support (14.45%), sales jobs (9.93%) and food service (8.85%).
Lynn is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in Lynn use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Lynn‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the bus. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.
In terms of college education, Lynn is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.30% of adults 25 and older in Lynn have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lynn in 2010 was $23,457, which is low income relative to Massachusetts, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $93,828 for a family of four. However, Lynn contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Lynn is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lynn home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lynn residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Lynn also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 34.25% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Lynn include Irish, Italian, French, English, Polish and Greek.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Lynn's cultural character, accounting for 32.03% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Lynn is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Mon-Khmer (Cambodian).
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||32,764|
|LYNN HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||45.20%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||54.80%|
|TYPE OF LYNN HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||34.29%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||3.24%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||34.69%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||27.59%|
|SIZE OF LYNN HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||2.79%|
|AGE OF LYNN HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||2.15%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||13.83%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||18.84%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||65.18%|
|LYNN REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$298,010|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,156|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $58,000||2.19%|
|$58,001 - $117,000||2.11%|
|$117,001 - $234,000||21.32%|
|$234,001 - $350,000||49.00%|
|$350,001 - $467,000||18.13%|
|$467,001 - $584,000||4.76%|
|$584,001 - $876,000||1.77%|
|$876,001 - $1,168,000||0.32%|
|PEOPLE OF LYNN||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||7.89%|
|5 TO 17||17.27%|
|18 TO 24||10.69%|
|25 TO 34||16.18%|
|35 TO 54||26.17%|
|55 TO 64||10.35%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||11.44%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||80.08%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$47,195|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$23,457|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||20.90%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (18.59%)
Public Service (4.01%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (3.79%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||12.47%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.21%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.11%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||20.00%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||5.27%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||34.25%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (15.33%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (53.00%)
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian) (3.93%)
French Creole (1.74%)
African languages (1.65%)
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