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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lowell is 113,994. Lowell, Massachusetts is the 260th largest city in the US.
Lowell is located entirely in Middlesex County.
The peak population of Lowell was in 2020, when its population was 115,264. In 2020, Lowell was the 253rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 260th largest city in the US. Lowell is currently 1.1% smaller than it was in 2020.
Lowell has grown 8.3% since the 2000. Lowell, Massachusetts's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Lowell has a population density of 7,842.1 people per square mile.
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The total voting age population of Lowell, Massachusetts, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 73,749. The voting age population is 49.7% male and 50.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.0% of the residents of Lowell are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lowell are 61.0% White, 23.0% Asian, 8.0% Black, 4.5% Other, 2.5% Two or more races, 0.8% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 18.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lowell, 19.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.3%. On a per-household basis, 13.7% of families are below the poverty line in Lowell.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.2% of Lowell residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.9% of Lowell residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 24.1% have a bachelor's degree and 9.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lowell residents aged 5 and older, 42.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 13.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 10.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 15.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Lowell is 5.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lowell, 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 Lowell is $56,878.
In Lowell, 42.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 57.7% of housing units in Lowell.
Of all the housing units in Lowell, 48.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Lowell, 5.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lowell is $1,158.
In Lowell, 75.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.