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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Holyoke is 37,929. Holyoke, Massachusetts is the 1,051st largest city in the US.
Holyoke is located entirely in Hampden County.
The peak population of Holyoke was in 1910, when its population was 57,730. In 1910, Holyoke was the 94th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,051st largest city in the US. Holyoke is currently 34.3% smaller than it was in 1910.
Holyoke has shrunk 4.8% since the year 2000. Holyoke, Massachusetts's growth is extremely below average. 91% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Holyoke has a population density of 1,874 people per square mile.
|1280||North Attleborough Town||30,854|
|1045||Hilton Head Island, South Carolina||38,076||12.0%|
|1046||Riviera Beach, Florida||38,074||27.3%|
|1048||Clovis, New Mexico||37,988||16.6%|
|1050||Pleasant Grove, Utah||37,949||61.5%|
The total voting age population of Holyoke, Massachusetts, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 29,810. The voting age population is 46.9% male and 53.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.2% of the residents of Holyoke are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Holyoke are 87.5% White, 4.5% Black, 4.3% Other, 2.6% Two or more races, 0.7% Asian, 0.3% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 53.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Holyoke, 29.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 46.2%. On a per-household basis, 25.4% of families are below the poverty line in Holyoke.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.2% of Holyoke residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.4% of Holyoke residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 21.5% have a bachelor's degree and 8.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Holyoke residents aged 5 and older, 47.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 43.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Holyoke is 6.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Holyoke, 15.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Holyoke is $40,769.
In Holyoke, 40.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 59.3% of housing units in Holyoke.
Of all the housing units in Holyoke, 45.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Holyoke, 4.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 740 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Holyoke is $838.
In Holyoke, 73.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.