|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Northampton is 29,311. Northampton, Massachusetts is the 1,336th largest city in the US.
Northampton is located entirely in Hampshire County.
The peak population of Northampton was in 2020, when its population was 29,473. In 2020, Northampton was the 1,327th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,336th largest city in the US. Northampton is currently 0.5% smaller than it was in 2020.
Northampton has grown 1.1% since the 2000. Northampton, Massachusetts's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Northampton has a population density of 833.7 people per square mile.
|1280||North Attleborough Town||30,854|
|1365||West Springfield Town||28,629|
|1331||Garfield Heights, Ohio||29,369||-4.2%|
|1333||Oak Park, Michigan||29,322||-9.4%|
|1338||Anderson, South Carolina||29,284||12.6%|
|1339||Magna metro township, Utah||29,268|
|1341||Morgantown, West Virginia||29,219||9.4%|
|1342||Suisun City, California||29,165||10.9%|
The total voting age population of Northampton, Massachusetts, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 23,080. The voting age population is 41.2% male and 58.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.0% of the residents of Northampton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Northampton are 88.5% White, 4.2% Two or more races, 3.3% Asian, 2.2% Black, 1.7% Other and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 8.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Northampton, 13.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.5%. On a per-household basis, 7.0% of families are below the poverty line in Northampton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.8% of Northampton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.8% of Northampton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 60.1% have a bachelor's degree and 33.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Northampton residents aged 5 and older, 13.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 6.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Northampton is 3.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Northampton, 18.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Northampton is $66,522.
In Northampton, 55.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 44.5% of housing units in Northampton.
Of all the housing units in Northampton, 44.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Northampton, 7.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 860 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Northampton is $1,158.
In Northampton, 86.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.