In 2020, Waltham, MA had a population of 62.6k people with a median age of 34.3 and a median household income of $95,851. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Waltham, MA declined from 62,777 to 62,597, a −0.287% decrease and its median household income declined from $95,964 to $95,851, a −0.118% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Waltham, MA are White (Non-Hispanic) (64.5%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (11.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.03%), White (Hispanic) (6.01%), and Other (Hispanic) (5.19%).
None of the households in Waltham, 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.
84.5% of the residents in Waltham, MA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Waltham, MA are Brandeis University (165015) (2,295 degrees awarded in 2020) and Bentley University (164739) (1,755 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Waltham, MA was $574,000, and the homeownership rate was 50%.
Most people in Waltham, MA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Waltham, MA was 2 cars per household.