Nahant is located close to the center of Massachusetts. Nahant is part of Essex County. Nahant has 1.05 square miles of land area and 14.43 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Nahant population is 3,410, which has shrunk 6.11% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.13% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Nahant median household income is $81,831 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 27.76% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 22.91% and is higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Nahant median house value is $576,300 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 101.93% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 79.91% and is much higher than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Nahant is much better than the state average in quality. The Nahant area code is 781.
Nahant, MA Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data