|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Fall River is 93,884. Fall River, Massachusetts is the 357th largest city in the US.
Fall River is located entirely in Bristol County.
The peak population of Fall River was in 1920, when its population was 120,485. In 1920, Fall River was the 54th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 357th largest city in the US. Fall River is currently 22.1% smaller than it was in 1920.
Fall River has grown 1.9% since the 2000. Fall River, Massachusetts's growth is extremely below average. 86% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Fall River has a population density of 2,681.9 people per square mile.
|351||San Marcos, California||94,926||69.9%|
|355||Asheville, North Carolina||94,067||29.0%|
|357||Fall River, Massachusetts||93,884||1.9%|
|358||Palm Coast, Florida||93,833||182.7%|
The total voting age population of Fall River, Massachusetts, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 64,311. The voting age population is 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.6% of the residents of Fall River are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Fall River are 80.6% White, 7.0% Other, 5.9% Black, 4.4% Two or more races, 1.9% Asian and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 10.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Fall River, 19.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 31.4%. On a per-household basis, 17.3% of families are below the poverty line in Fall River.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.3% of Fall River residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 74.6% of Fall River residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.4% have a bachelor's degree and 5.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Fall River residents aged 5 and older, 36.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 26.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Fall River is 8.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Fall River, 11.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Fall River is $43,503.
In Fall River, 36.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 63.7% of housing units in Fall River.
Of all the housing units in Fall River, 57.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Fall River, 4.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Fall River is $804.
In Fall River, 70.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.