In 2018, Worcester, MA had a population of 185k people with a median age of 34.4 and a median household income of $46,407. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Worcester, MA grew from 184,743 to 185,195, a 0.245% increase and its median household income grew from $45,869 to $46,407, a 1.17% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Worcester, MA are White (Non-Hispanic) (56.2%), White (Hispanic) (12.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (11.9%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (7.57%), and Other (Hispanic) (5.17%). NaNk% of the people in Worcester, MA speak a non-English language, and 89.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Worcester, MA are Worcester Polytechnic Institute (1,969 degrees awarded in 2017), Worcester State University (1,552 degrees), and Quinsigamond Community College (1,340 degrees).
The median property value in Worcester, MA is $220,700, and the homeownership rate is 41.9%. Most people in Worcester, MA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Worcester, MA is 2 cars per household.