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Demographic Data Report for Massachusetts by County
Poverty: Persons below 150% of poverty
All Ages, All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
Sorted by Name
County
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Value (Percent)
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People (<150% Of Poverty)
 sort by sample size descending
Rank within US
(of 3146 counties)
 sort by rank descending
Massachusetts 16.2 1,074,316 5 of 52
United States 22.0 69,762,719 N/A
Barnstable County 12.6 26,595 149
Berkshire County 18.5 22,255 712
Bristol County 18.6 101,571 723
Dukes County 13.5 2,315 202
Essex County 16.7 128,406 472
Franklin County 17.7 12,310 587
Hampden County 26.1 118,491 1,817
Hampshire County 18.4 25,458 693
Middlesex County 11.8 182,373 110
Nantucket County 15.0 1,654 301
Norfolk County 9.8 67,150 53
Plymouth County 12.2 61,326 122
Suffolk County 26.1 196,817 1,820
Worcester County 16.0 127,595 392
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/06/2022 10:56 pm.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Poverty: Persons below 150% of poverty, see the dictionary.
Health Service Areas are a single county or cluster of contiguous counties which are relatively self-contained with respect to hospital care. For more detailed information, please see Health Service Area information page. Puerto Rico is being treated as a Health Service Area for this data presentation.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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