Millbury is a somewhat small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 13,537 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Millbury is the 148th largest community in Massachusetts. Millbury has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Millbury is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Millbury is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Millbury who work in office and administrative support (16.79%), management occupations (10.77%), and sales jobs (8.33%).
Also of interest is that Millbury has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Millbury citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.69% of adults in Millbury have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Millbury in 2010 was $33,443, which is lower middle income relative to Massachusetts, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $133,772 for a family of four. However, Millbury contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Millbury home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Millbury residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Millbury include French , Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Millbury is English. Other important languages spoken here include Portuguese and Gujarathi.