Stoneham, MA

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2022 Population
22,992
0.368% 1-year decline
US Senator
Elizabeth Warren
Democratic Party
US Senator
Ed Markey
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
42.1
1.64% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
4.71%
14.1% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$112,935
7.01% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$609,300
10.9% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Stoneham, MA had a population of 23k people with a median age of 42.1 and a median household income of $112,935. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Stoneham, MA declined from 23,077 to 22,992, a −0.368% decrease and its median household income grew from $105,541 to $112,935, a 7.01% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Stoneham, MA are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.9%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (7.42%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.14%), White (Hispanic) (1.67%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.59%).

None of the households in Stoneham, MA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

93.5% of the residents in Stoneham, MA are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Stoneham, MA was $609,300, and the homeownership rate was 67.8%.

Most people in Stoneham, MA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Stoneham, MA was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Stoneham, MA is home to a population of 23k people, from which 93.5% are citizens. As of 2022, 13.3% of Stoneham, MA residents were born outside of the country (3.07k people).

In 2022, there were 11 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (18.8k people) in Stoneham, MA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.71k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 952 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

93.5%
2022 Citizenship
94.7%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 93.5% of Stoneham, MA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Stoneham, MA was 94.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Stoneham, MA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    18.8k ± 727
  2. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    1.71k ± 547
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    952 ± 390
4.71%
Hispanic Population
1.08k people

In 2022, there were 11 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (18.8k people) in Stoneham, MA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.71k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 952 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

4.71% of the people in Stoneham, MA are hispanic (1.08k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Stoneham, MA as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

13.3%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
3.07k people
13.8%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
3.19k people

As of 2022, 13.3% of Stoneham, MA residents (3.07k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Stoneham, MA was 13.8%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    298 ± 114
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    229 ± 170
  3. Korea
    159 ± 130

Stoneham, MA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.3 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Stoneham, MA employs 13.1k people. The largest industries in Stoneham, MA are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,004 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (1,601 people), and Educational Services (1,537 people), and the highest paying industries are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($123,313), Finance & Insurance ($112,045), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($110,362).

Occupations

13.1k
2022 Value
± 935
0.476%
1 Year growth
± 9.97%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Stoneham, MA grew at a rate of 0.476%, from 13k employees to 13.1k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Stoneham, MA, are Management Occupations (2,373 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,254 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (1,082 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Stoneham, MA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

13.1k
2022 Value
± 935
0.476%
1 Year growth
± 9.97%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Stoneham, MA grew at a rate of 0.476%, from 13k employees to 13.1k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Stoneham, MA, are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,004 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (1,601 people), and Educational Services (1,537 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Stoneham, MA, though some of these residents may live in Stoneham, MA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$80,417
Median earning men ± $9,729
$61,172
Median earning women ± $11,992

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($117,619), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($116,466), and Wholesale Trade ($90,789).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($89,853), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($89,656), and Manufacturing ($81,875).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.61%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 3.67M people employed in Massachusetts. This represents a 2.61% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 17.5%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Massachusetts.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Massachusetts went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 65.1% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (31.9%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.29%).

Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey are the senators currently representing the state of Massachusetts. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Massachusetts is currently represented by 9 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Massachusetts

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Elizabeth Warren
Senator from Massachusetts1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013
Ed Markey
Senator from Massachusetts2
Assumed office on July 16, 2013
Elected to the seat to succeed Mo Cowan, who had been appointed to the seat following the resignation of John Kerry, who had become Secretary of State.

Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey are the senators currently representing Massachusetts.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Massachusetts over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Massachusetts

Massachusetts is currently represented by 9 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Massachusetts have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 1.17% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.24% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were Bachelors Degree (1.35M), High School or Equivalent (1.34M), and Graduate Degree (1.03M).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Stoneham, MA was $609,300 in 2022, which is 2.16 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $549,600 to $609,300, a 10.9% increase. The homeownership rate in Stoneham, MA is 67.8%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Stoneham, MA have an average commute time of 29.2 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Stoneham, MA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Stoneham, MA is $112,935. In 2022, the place with the highest median household income in Stoneham, MA was Census Tract 3371.02 with a value of $129,483, followed by Census Tract 3371.01 and Census Tract 3372.02, with respective values of $117,857 and $114,476.

Property

$609,300
Median Property Value 2022
±$19,231
$6,547
Median Property Taxes
±$532

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Stoneham, MA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

67.8%
Homeownership
2022
62%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 67.8% of the housing units in Stoneham, MA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 67.8%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 3371.02
  2. Census Tract 3371.01
  3. Census Tract 3372.02

In 2022, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Stoneham, MA was Census Tract 3371.02 with a value of $129,483, followed by Census Tract 3371.01 and Census Tract 3372.02, with respective values of $117,857 and $114,476.

The following map shows all of the places in Stoneham, MA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$112,935
Median Household Income
± $13,608
9.65k
Number of Households
± 739

In 2022, the median household income of the 9.65k households in Stoneham, MA grew to $112,935 from the previous year's value of $105,541.

The following chart displays the households in Stoneham, MA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $200k+ range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Stoneham, MA is from Massachusetts.
0.48
2022 Wage GINI in Massachusetts
0.48
2021 Wage GINI in Massachusetts

In 2022, the income inequality in Massachusetts was 0.48 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.047% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Massachusetts was higher than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Massachusetts in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (73.5%)
  2. Worked At Home (16%)
  3. Public Transit (5.35%)

In 2022, 73.5% of workers in Stoneham, MA drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (16%) and those who used public transit to get to work (5.35%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

29.2 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Stoneham, MA have a longer commute time (29.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 0.899% of the workforce in Stoneham, MA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Stoneham, MA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Stoneham, MA have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

4.71% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Stoneham, MA (1.08k out of 22.9k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 35 - 44, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Females 75+.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Stoneham, MA is White, followed by Two Or More and Asian.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

98.4% of the population of Stoneham, MA has health coverage, with 63% on employee plans, 9.2% on Medicaid, 12.4% on Medicare, 13.6% on non-group plans, and 0.218% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Middlesex County, MA see 782 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.39% decrease from the previous year (793 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 976 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 157 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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782 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Middlesex County, MA

Primary care physicians in Middlesex County, MA see an average of 782 patients per year. This represents a 1.39% decrease from the previous year (793 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Middlesex County, MA in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 20.1% under 18 years, 17.5% between 18 and 34 years, 43.2% between 35 and 64 years, and 19.2% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.1% were men and 52.9% were women.

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Uninsured People

1.57%
Uninsured
63%
Employer Coverage
9.2%
Medicaid
12.4%
Medicare
13.6%
Non-Group
0.218%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Stoneham, MA declined by 15.2% from 1.85% to 1.57%.

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