Lynnfield, MA

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Population

12,732

1.95% growth

Median Age

46


Median Household Income

$117,706

0.389% growth

Poverty Rate

1.8%


Number of Employees

6,322

2.98% decline

Median Property Value

$604,400

2.2% growth

About

In 2017, Lynnfield, MA had a population of 12.7k people with a median age of 46 and a median household income of $117,706. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Lynnfield, MA grew from 12,489 to 12,732, a 1.95% increase and its median household income grew from $117,250 to $117,706, a 0.389% increase.

The population of Lynnfield, MA is 90.7% White Alone, 5.04% Asian Alone, and 2.81% Hispanic or Latino. 11.5% of the people in Lynnfield, MA speak a non-English language, and 98.6% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Lynnfield, MA is $604,400, and the homeownership rate is 87.9%. Most people in Lynnfield, MA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 32.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Lynnfield, MA is 2 cars per household.

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Economy

The economy of Lynnfield, MA employs 6.32k people. The largest industries in Lynnfield, MA are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,005 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (896 people), and Educational Services (659 people), and the highest paying industries are Finance & Insurance ($116,250), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($101,250), and Construction ($93,750).

Median household income in Lynnfield, MA is $117,706. Males in Lynnfield, MA have an average income that is 1.34 times higher than the average income of females, which is $62,850. The income inequality in Lynnfield, MA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.485, which is higher than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$117,706

2017 value

± $6,124

0.389%

1 Year Growth

± 9.29%

Households in Lynnfield, MA have a median annual income of $117,706, which is more than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $117,250 in 2016, which represents a 0.389% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$84,043

Average Male Salary

± $1,786

$62,850

Average Female Salary

± $1,306

In 2017, full-time male employees in Lynnfield, MA made 1.34 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $68,516 ± $4,051

  2. White

    $64,668 ± $1,113

  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $49,586 ± $39,015

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Lynnfield, MA workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.06 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Lynnfield, MA is from Massachusetts.

0.485

2017 Wage GINI

0.485

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Massachusetts was 0.485 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0457% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Massachusetts was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Massachusetts in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Massachusetts across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 2092

  2. Census Tract 2091

  3. N/A

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Lynnfield, MA was Census Tract 2092 with a value of $130,655, followed by Census Tract 2091 and N/A, with respective values of $110,705 and N/A.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 45 - 54

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

1.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Lynnfield, MA (228 out of 12.7k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 45 - 54, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 75+.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    219 ± 108

  2. Black

    8 ± 92

  3. Other

    1 ± 95

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Lynnfield, MA is White, followed by Black and Other.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

6.32k

2017 Value

± 485

-2.98%

1 Year decline

± 11.3%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Lynnfield, MA declined at a rate of -2.98%, from 6.52k employees to 6.32k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Lynnfield, MA, are Management Occupations (1,066 people), Sales & Related Occupations (975 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (720 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Lynnfield, MA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Lynnfield, MA, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (1,066 people), Sales & Related Occupations (975 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (720 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Lynnfield, MA has an unusually high number of residents working as Legal Occupations (2.83 times higher than expected), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations (2.21 times), and Management Occupations (1.66 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Lynnfield, MA, by median earnings, are Management Occupations ($114,103), Management, Business, & Financial Occupations ($107,553), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($105,025).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

6.32k

2017 Value

± 485

-2.98%

1 Year decline

± 11.3%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Lynnfield, MA declined at a rate of -2.98%, from 6.52k employees to 6.32k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Lynnfield, MA, are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,005 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (896 people), and Educational Services (659 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Lynnfield, MA, though some of these residents may live in Lynnfield, MA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Lynnfield, MA, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,005 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (896 people), and Educational Services (659 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Lynnfield, MA has an unusually high number of Real Estate & Rental & Leasing (2.87 times higher than expected), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (2.02 times), and Finance & Insurance (1.55 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Lynnfield, MA, by median earnings, are Finance & Insurance ($116,250), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($101,250), and Construction ($93,750).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Massachusetts to other states, or from other states to Massachusetts.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $31.5B

  2. $27.2B

  3. $24.1B

In 2015, the top outbound Massachusetts product (by dollars) was Gasoline with $31.5B, followed by Mixed freight with $27.2B and Electronics and $24.1B.

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Massachusetts products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$240B

2015 Value

$364B

Projected 2045 Value

51.4% growth

In 2015, total outbound Massachusetts trade was $240B. This is expected to increase 51.4% to $364B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Massachusetts trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Massachusetts to other states, or from other states to Massachusetts.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $13.2B

  2. $13.2B

  3. $12.7B

In 2015, the top outbound Massachusetts domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New Hampshire with $13.2B, followed by New York with $13.2B and Connecticut and $12.7B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Massachusetts shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

99.6% of the population of Lynnfield, MA has health coverage, with 65.4% on employee plans, 5.98% on Medicaid, 14.9% on Medicare, 13.1% on non-group plans, and 0.0628% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Lynnfield, MA was $10,559 in 2014. This is a 2.78% increase from the previous year ($10,273).

Primary care physicians in Lynnfield, MA see 954 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.421% increase from the previous year (950 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1010 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 185 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Bristol County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (11.4%). Additionally, Bristol County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (29.1%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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954 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Massachusetts see an average of 954 patients per year. This represents a 0.421% increase from the previous year (950 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$10,559

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$5,302

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$8,922

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,899

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Massachusetts (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 2.78%, from $10,273 to $10,559.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

0.432%

Uninsured

65.4%

Employer Coverage

5.98%

Medicaid

14.9%

Medicare

13.1%

Non-Group

0.0628%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Lynnfield, MA declined by 66.7% from 1.3% to 0.432%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Lynnfield, MA changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 11.4% prevalence

  2. 11.1% prevalence

  3. 10.8% prevalence

Bristol County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Massachusetts, at 11.4%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Massachusetts by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Lynnfield, MA is home to a population of 12.7k people, from which 98.6% are citizens. As of 2017, 8.51% of Lynnfield, MA residents were born outside of the country.

The ethnic composition of the population of Lynnfield, MA is composed of 11.5k White Alone residents (90.7%), 642 Asian Alone residents (5.04%), 358 Hispanic or Latino residents (2.81%), 116 Two or More Races residents (0.911%), 72 Black or African American Alone residents (0.566%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), 0 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0%), and 0 Some Other Race Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Lynnfield, MA are Armenian (318 speakers), Chinese (199 speakers), and Spanish or Spanish Creole (193 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

45

Median Native-Born Age

± 1.7

56

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 10.1

In 2017, the median age of all people in Lynnfield, MA was 46. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 45, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 56. But people in Lynnfield, MA are getting staying the same age. In 2016, the average age of all Lynnfield, MA residents was 46.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

8.51%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

8.55%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

As of 2017, 8.51% of Lynnfield, MA residents were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Lynnfield, MA was 8.55%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. China

    88,014 ± 7,236 people

  2. Dominican Republic

    84,884 ± 7,108 people

  3. Brazil

    66,506 ± 6,300 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Lynnfield, MA was China, the natal country of 88,014 Lynnfield, MA residents, followed by Dominican Republic with 84,884 and Brazil with 66,506.

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Citizenship

98.6%

2017 Citizenship

98.6%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 98.6% of Lynnfield, MA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Lynnfield, MA was 98.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    11.5k ± 308

  2. Asian Alone

    642 ± 192

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    358 ± 238

In 2017, there were 18 times more White Alone residents (11.5k people) in Lynnfield, MA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 642 Asian Alone and 358 Hispanic or Latino residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Lynnfield, MA as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Armenian

    318 speakers (2.7%)

  2. Chinese

    199 speakers (1.69%)

  3. Spanish or Spanish Creole

    193 speakers (1.64%)

11.5% of Lynnfield, MA citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. In 2015, the most common non-English language spoken in Lynnfield, MA was Armenian. 2.7% of the overall population of Lynnfield, MA are native Armenian speakers. 1.69% speak Chinese and 1.64% speak Armenian, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    205 ± 73

  2. World War II

    150 ± 101

  3. Korea

    126 ± 66

Lynnfield, MA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.37 times greater than any other conflict.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Lynnfield, MA was $604,400 in 2017, which is 2.78 times larger than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $591,400 to $604,400, a 2.2% increase. The homeownership rate in Lynnfield, MA is 87.9%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Lynnfield, MA have an average commute time of 32.3 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Lynnfield, MA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$117,706

Median Household Income

± $6,124

4.53k

Number of Households

± 434

In 2017, the median household income of the 4.53k households in Lynnfield, MA grew to $117,706 from the previous year's value of $117,250.

The following chart displays the households in Lynnfield, MA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $200k+ range.

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Housing

Property Value

$604,400

2017 Median

± $21,030

$591,400

2016 Median

± $18,585

In 2017, the median property value in Lynnfield, MA grew to to $604,400 from the previous year's value of $591,400.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Lynnfield, MA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Lynnfield, MA the largest share of households have a property value in the $500k - $750k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Lynnfield, MA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Lynnfield, MA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

87.9%

2017 Homeownership

85.1%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 87.9% of the housing units in Lynnfield, MA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 85.1%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Lynnfield, MA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Lynnfield, MA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Lynnfield, MA have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

32.3 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Lynnfield, MA have a longer commute time (32.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 4.52% of the workforce in Lynnfield, MA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    81.6%

  2. Carpooled

    6.99%

  3. Worked At Home

    6.67%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Lynnfield, MA was Drove Alone, followed by those who Carpooled and those who Worked At Home.

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