In 2018, Worcester County, MA had a population of 831k people with a median age of 40 and a median household income of $71,853. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Worcester County, MA grew from 826,116 to 830,839, a 0.572% increase and its median household income grew from $70,402 to $71,853, a 2.06% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Worcester County, MA are White (Non-Hispanic) (75.4%), White (Hispanic) (7.59%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.94%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.7%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.47%). 20.2% of the households in Worcester County, MA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 93.9% of the residents in Worcester County, MA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Worcester County, MA are Worcester Polytechnic Institute (2,056 degrees awarded in 2019), Worcester State University (1,591 degrees), and Fitchburg State University (1,537 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Worcester County, MA was $291,800, and the homeownership rate was 66.1%. Most people in Worcester County, MA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Worcester County, MA was 2 cars per household.