Wakefield Demographics

Population: 25,136
Relationship Status
Demographics for Wakefield, MA
Homes With Kids
Distribution of parents and children for Wakefield, MA
Age Distribution
Age ranges in Wakefield, MA
Commute Time
How long does it take to get to work in Wakefield, MA
Wakefield People Data
 WakefieldNational
Median Household Income: $66,117$44,512
Single Males: 13.7%14.6%
Single Females: 13.3%12.5%
Median Age: 3836
Homes With Kids: 33.6%31.4%
Average Household Size: 2.52.6
Average Commute Time (Minutes): 2926
The main types of people are: What's this?
People who live in this neighborhood
  1. Affluent DINKs
    High-income, kid-free couples living in the suburbs.

    Middle-age Dual Income No Kids couple bringing in two attractive incomes. Most are highly educated and are employed in management professions. A high proportion are homeowners.

  2. Single in the Suburbs
    Middle- to upper-income singles living in the suburbs.

    Singles ranging in age from 30s to 60s who earn a comfortable income. Some own their homes, and their careers range from management to service industry.

  3. Suburban Empty Nesters
    Older suburban couples with grown-up children.

    Ranging in age from lower 50s to mid-60s, these couples have children that have left the nest. Most earn middle to upper incomes and own their homes.


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

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Homes for Sale
  1. 8 Lawrence St, Wakefield, MA Home For Sale
    8 Lawrence St, Wakefield, MA 01880

     For Sale: $584,999

    • Beds: 3
    • Sqft: 2093
    • Baths: 2.0
    • Lot: 11761
  2. 122 Main St APT 201, Stoneham, MA Home For Sale
    122 Main St APT 201, Stoneham, MA 02180

     For Sale: $156,000

    • Beds: 2
    • Sqft: 870
    • Baths: 1.0
    • Lot: --
  3. 221 Lowell St, Wakefield, MA Home For Sale
    221 Lowell St, Wakefield, MA 01880

     For Sale: $439,900

    • Beds: 4
    • Sqft: 1712
    • Baths: 1.5
    • Lot: 6534