In 2017, New Bedford, MA had a population of 95.1k people with a median age of 37.5 and a median household income of $40,626. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of New Bedford, MA grew from 94,988 to 95,125, a 0.144% increase and its median household income grew from $38,178 to $40,626, a 6.41% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in New Bedford, MA are White (Non-Hispanic) (63.4%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (14.1%), Some Other Race (Non-Hispanic) (6.63%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.43%), and White (Hispanic) (3.81%). N/A% of the people in New Bedford, MA speak a non-English language, and 90.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in New Bedford, MA are Rob Roy Academy-New Bedford (15 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in New Bedford, MA is $211,500, and the homeownership rate is 41%. Most people in New Bedford, MA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.2 minutes. The average car ownership in New Bedford, MA is 2 cars per household.