New Bedford Demographics

Population: 95,459
Relationship Status
Demographics for New Bedford, MA
Homes With Kids
Distribution of parents and children for New Bedford, MA
Age Distribution
Age ranges in New Bedford, MA
Commute Time
How long does it take to get to work in New Bedford, MA
New Bedford People Data
 New BedfordNational
Median Household Income: $27,569$44,512
Single Males: 16.2%14.6%
Single Females: 15.0%12.5%
Median Age: 3736
Homes With Kids: 25.9%31.4%
Average Household Size: 2.42.6
Average Commute Time (Minutes): 2326
The main types of people are: What's this?
People who live in this neighborhood
  1. Shoestring Singles
    Downscale, striving singles.

    Struggling urban singles that are on a tight budget, making minimum wage and working in service jobs. Most have a high school education or lower and most rent.

  2. Melting Pot
    Low-income, foreign-language-speaking urbanites.

    Lower-income population mainly employed in service jobs. Most have a high school education or lower.

  3. Ramen Metros
    Lower-income urban singles.

    Most rent their apartment or condo. Some have a college education and work in services and the professional sector.


Source: Demographic information comes from data in the 2000 U.S. Census.

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Homes for Sale
  1. 14 Shore St, New Bedford, MA Home For Sale
    14 Shore St, New Bedford, MA 02744

     For Sale: $90,000

    • Beds: 4
    • Sqft: 1787
    • Baths: 2.0
    • Lot: 3049
  2. 21 Jenny Lind St, New Bedford, MA Home For Sale
    21 Jenny Lind St, New Bedford, MA 02740

     For Sale: $239,900

    • Beds: 4
    • Sqft: 1412
    • Baths: 2.0
    • Lot: 5227
  3. 537 Elm St, New Bedford, MA Home For Sale
    537 Elm St, New Bedford, MA 02740

     For Sale: $139,900

    • Beds: 4
    • Sqft: 1432
    • Baths: 2.0
    • Lot: 2613
Coming Soon
  1. 11 Doane St, Fairhaven, MA ComingSoon Home
    11 Doane St, Fairhaven, MA 02719

     Coming Soon: $635K

    • Beds: 4
    • Sqft: 3082
    • Baths: 2.0
    • Lot: 15642