In 2018, Worcester, MA-CT had a population of 948k people with a median age of 40.1 and a median household income of $70,869. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Worcester, MA-CT grew from 942,475 to 947,866, a 0.572% increase and its median household income grew from $69,412 to $70,869, a 2.1% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Worcester, MA-CT are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.2%), White (Hispanic) (7.48%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.36%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.72%). 19.3% of the households in Worcester, MA-CT speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 94.3% of the residents in Worcester, MA-CT are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Worcester, MA-CT 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, MA-CT was $281,000, and the homeownership rate was 66.3%. Most people in Worcester, MA-CT drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Worcester, MA-CT was 2 cars per household.