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%). 0% of the households in Worcester, MA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 89.2% of the residents in Worcester, MA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Worcester, MA are Worcester Polytechnic Institute (2,056 degrees awarded in 2019), Worcester State University (1,591 degrees), and Quinsigamond Community College (1,388 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Worcester, MA was $220,700, and the homeownership rate was 41.9%. Most people in Worcester, MA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Worcester, MA was 2 cars per household.