Randolph is a medium-sized town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 33,699 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Randolph is the 49th largest community in Massachusetts.
Unlike some towns, Randolph isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Randolph are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Randolph is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Randolph who work in office and administrative support (15.48%), sales jobs (10.47%), and management occupations (8.20%).
Also of interest is that Randolph has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Randolph is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Randolph, the average commute to work is 34.27 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
For the size of the town, public transportation in Randolph is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the subway. For Randolph, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
The education level of Randolph citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.37% of adults in Randolph have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Randolph in 2010 was $28,200, which is low income relative to Massachusetts, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,800 for a family of four. However, Randolph contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Randolph is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Randolph home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Randolph residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Randolph include Irish, Italian, English, and Cape Verdean.
Randolph also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 29.72%.
The most common language spoken in Randolph is English. Other important languages spoken here include French Creole and Vietnamese.