Population & Demographics for the North Shore
2015 American Community Survey

//Population & Demographics for the North Shore, 2015 American Community Survey
Population & Demographics for the North Shore, 2015 American Community Survey 2018-09-12T02:08:27+00:00

In 2015, the North Shore population was 419,939 which is 6.18% of the Massachusetts population. The table below shows population totals and racial demographics for the cities and towns that are a part of the North Shore.

Additional population data can be found on the US Census Bureau’s web site.

Population & Demographics, 2015 Total Population White Black or African American American Indian And Alaska Native Asian Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Some Other Race Two or More Races Hispanic or Latino
Massachusetts 6,794,422 73.0% 6.8% 0.1% 6.3% 0.0% 0.7% 1.9% 11.2%
North Shore 419,939 78.3% 4.0% 0.1% 3.3% 0.0% 0.4% 1.6% 12.2%
Beverly 40,670 91.9% 1.3% 0.0% 1.9% 0.0% 0.2% 1.3% 3.5%
Danvers 27,400 92.1% 1.2% 1.2% 2.8% 0.0% 0.0% 1.0% 2.8%
Essex 3,608 97% 0.0% 0.0% 1.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.3% 0.7%
Gloucester 29,399 94.5% 0.9% 0.0% 0.8% 0.0% 0.6% 1.2% 2.1%
Hamilton 8,102 88.5% 2.1% 0.0% 6.4% 0.3% 0.0% 0.7% 2.0%
Ipswich 13,616 96.1% 0.7% 0.1% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.9% 1.8%
Lynn 91,626 41.2% 11.6% 0.3% 7.8% 0.1% 0.8% 2.7% 35.5%
Lynnfield 12,270 90.9% 2.0% 0.0% 4.5% 0.0% 0.0% 1.1% 1.6%
Machester-by-the-sea 5,286 97.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.0% 0.2% 0.5% 1.9%
Marblehead 20,270 93.9% 1.4% 0.0% 0.8% 0.0% 0.0% 1.0% 3.0%
Middleton 9,436 81.6% 3.1% 0.0% 4.7% 0.0% 0.1% 0.7% 9.8%
Nahant 3,454 93.1% 1.2% 0.0% 0.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 5.0%
Peabody 52,065 85.7% 2.0% 0.0% 1.7% 0.0% 0.8% 1.3% 8.6%
Rockport 7,111 96.6% 1.7% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 1.3%
Salem 42,499 73.7% 4.5% 0.4% 2.3% 0.0% 0.4% 2.1% 16.5%
Saugus 27,620 88.4% 2.3% 0.3% 3.2% 0.0% 0.1% 1.2% 4.5%
Swampscott 14,036 91.7% 0.4% 0.0% 0.8% 0.0% 0.0% 2.5% 4.5%
Topsfield 6,379 95.2% 0.1% 0.0% 2.4% 0.1% 0.0% 1.6% 0.5%
Wenham 5,092 93.2% 1.5% 0.0% 1.9% 0.0% 0.3% 1.0% 2.0%