In 2021, Essex County, MA had a population of 805k people with a median age of 40.8 and a median household income of $86,684. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Essex County, MA grew from 787,038 to 804,598, a 2.23% increase and its median household income grew from $82,225 to $86,684, a 5.42% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Essex County, MA are White (Non-Hispanic) (68%), Other (Hispanic) (9.35%), White (Hispanic) (7.47%), Two+ (Hispanic) (4.01%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.37%).
None of the households in Essex County, MA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
92.1% of the residents in Essex County, MA are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Essex County, MA was $462,900, and the homeownership rate was 63.6%.
Most people in Essex County, MA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Essex County, MA was 2 cars per household.