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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Agawam Town is 28,626. The Agawam Town population density is 1,175.51 people per square mile, which is higher than the state average density of 630.76 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Agawam Town is white, which represent 93.44% of the total population. The average Agawam Town education level is lower than the state average and is about the same as the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 28,626. #50

Population Growth Since 2006-2010, see rank

Agawam Town, MA

*The Agawam Town, MA population growth rate is since 2006-2010. The Massachusetts and U.S population growth rate is since 2000.

Population Density, #124

Agawam Town, MA
1,175.51 per square mile
630.76 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:26,747 (93.44%, #111)
Black:342 (1.19%, #130)
Hispanic:1,611 (5.63%, #64)
Asian:668 (2.33%, #99)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):229 (0.80%, #17)
One Race, Other:349 (1.22%, see rank)
Two or More Races:291 (1.02%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:116 (7.20%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:1,248 (77.47%, see rank)
Cuban:28 (1.74%, see rank)
Central American:23 (1.43%, see rank)
South American:93 (5.77%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:238 (35.63%, see rank)
Chinese:10 (1.50%, see rank)
Filipino:9 (1.35%, see rank)
Japanese:19 (2.84%, see rank)
Korean:332 (49.70%, see rank)
Vietnamese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Asian, Other:60 (8.98%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

25,363 (88.60%) out of the total population of 28,626 reported first ancestry.

 Agawam Town, MA% of the Total PopulationMassachusettsU.S.
Arab830.29%, see rank1.10%0.56%
Czech1330.46%, see rank0.18%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.22%0.42%
Dutch1680.59%, see rank0.65%1.40%
English3,30311.54%, see rank10.33%8.02%
French6,67023.30%, see rank11.20%3.34%
German1,7826.23%, see rank6.24%15.03%
Greek4451.55%, see rank1.24%0.41%
Hungarian1180.41%, see rank0.30%0.46%
Irish6,25721.86%, see rank22.17%10.80%
Italian5,48819.17%, see rank13.57%5.52%
Norwegian1710.60%, see rank0.53%1.42%
Polish3,64212.72%, see rank4.80%3.01%
Portuguese3291.15%, see rank4.63%0.44%
Russian6332.21%, see rank1.76%0.92%
Scotch-Irish1140.40%, see rank0.67%0.99%
Scottish8502.97%, see rank2.34%1.72%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank1.86%0.95%
Swedish4431.55%, see rank1.75%1.27%
Swiss660.23%, see rank0.17%0.30%
Ukrainian4171.46%, see rank0.36%0.31%
American1,1053.86%, see rank4.41%7.12%
Welsh720.25%, see rank0.34%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 13,642 (47.66%, see rank)
Females: 14,984 (52.34%, see rank)

Agawam Town, MA
Male: 47.66%
Female: 52.34%
Male: 48.43%
Female: 51.57%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Agawam Town, MA
44.30 years old
39.30 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Agawam Town, MA
41.60 years old
37.80 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Agawam Town, MA
46.00 years old
40.60 years old
38.80 years old

 Agawam Town, MA% of the Total PopulationMassachusettsU.S.
Under 5 years1,5135.29%, see rank5.49%6.36%
5 to 9 years1,4034.90%, see rank5.73%6.51%
10 to 14 years1,6535.77%, see rank6.03%6.59%
15 to 19 years1,6855.89%, see rank6.98%6.85%
20 to 24 years1,7626.16%, see rank7.25%7.13%
25 to 34 years3,23111.29%, see rank13.41%13.47%
35 to 44 years3,38211.81%, see rank12.88%12.96%
45 to 54 years4,68816.38%, see rank15.07%14.09%
55 to 64 years4,29915.02%, see rank12.77%12.29%
65 to 74 years2,4108.42%, see rank7.65%7.64%
75 to 84 1,6095.62%, see rank4.49%4.25%
85 years and over9913.46%, see rank2.26%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Agawam Town, MAMassachusettsU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population20,610, 100%4,561,346209,056,129
Less Than High School1,736, 8.42%, see rank10.48%13.67%
High School Graduate6,618, 32.11%, see rank25.56%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree6,517, 31.62%, see rank23.98%29.09%
Bachelor Degree3,631, 17.62%, see rank22.59%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree2,108, 10.23%, see rank17.38%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.72, see rank14.1813.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Agawam Town, MA MassachusettsU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten83667.94%32.06%64.27%35.73%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)2,43494.86%, see rank5.14%, see rank90.62%9.38%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)1,47194.83%, see rank5.17%, see rank88.48%11.52%90.60%9.40%
College1,58672.57%, see rank27.43%, see rank53.76%46.24%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School41041.46%, see rank58.54%, see rank30.49%69.51%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Agawam Town, MAMassachusettsU.S.
Total Households11,495, 100%2,538,485116,211,092
Average Household Size2.44, see rank2.532.63
1 Person Households3,475, 30.23%, see rank28.80%27.57%
2 or More Person Households8,020, 69.77%, see rank71.20%72.43%
Family Households (Families)7,518, 65.40%, see rank63.62%66.22%
Average Family Size3.12, see rank3.223.32
Married-Couple Family5,784, 50.32%, see rank46.91%48.42%
Nonfamily Households3,977, 34.60%, see rank36.38%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Agawam Town, MA%MassachusettsU.S.
15 Years and Over Total24,057see rank5,509,044252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over11,084100%, see rank2,637,974123,281,364
Never Married3,47331.33%, see rank38.70%35.77%
Married6,32257.04%, see rank50.79%52.04%
Widowed2171.96%, see rank2.59%2.57%
Divorced1,0729.67%, see rank7.92%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over12,973100%, see rank2,871,070129,692,771
Never Married3,39626.18%, see rank33.46%29.48%
Married6,39449.29%, see rank46.69%49.19%
Widowed1,72513.30%, see rank8.86%9.16%
Divorced1,45811.24%, see rank10.99%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Agawam Town, MA%MassachusettsU.S.
Native26,32291.95%, see rank84.72%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence20,61972.03%, see rank62.47%58.73%
Born in Different State4,99517.45%, see rank19.64%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
7082.47%, see rank2.61%1.42%
Foreign Born2,3048.05%, see rank15.28%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship1,3274.64%, see rank7.82%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship9773.41%, see rank7.46%7.09%
Born In Europe1,2634.41%, see rank3.50%1.53%
Born In Asia7192.51%, see rank4.54%3.82%
Born In Africa180.06%, see rank1.33%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.05%0.07%
Born In Latin America1540.54%, see rank5.40%6.83%
Born In Northern America1500.52%, see rank0.46%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Agawam Town, MA%MassachusettsU.S.
English9,93786.45%, see rank75.89%79.39%
Spanish5394.69%, see rank8.35%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages8387.29%, see rank10.59%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages1531.33%, see rank3.83%3.36%
Other280.24%, see rank1.33%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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