In 2018, New Bedford, MA had a population of 95.1k people with a median age of 37.4 and a median household income of $43,989. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of New Bedford, MA declined from 95,125 to 95,117, a -0.00841% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,626 to $43,989, a 8.28% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in New Bedford, MA are White (Non-Hispanic) (62%), Other (Hispanic) (14.8%), Other (Non-Hispanic) (6.93%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.92%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.47%). 0% of the people in New Bedford, MA speak a non-English language, and 91.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in New Bedford, MA are Rob Roy Academy-New Bedford (14 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in New Bedford, MA was $218,100, and the homeownership rate was 40.6%. Most people in New Bedford, MA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.7 minutes. The average car ownership in New Bedford, MA was 2 cars per household.