StatisticEast CambridgeCambridgeMassachusetts
Population9,877108,7576,949,503
Population density (sq mi)12,62517,014894
Median age33.130.539.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a35%53%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%41%43%
Speak Englishn/a68%77%
Speak Spanishn/a7%9%

Key findings

  • The population density in East Cambridge is 26% lower than Cambridge
  • The median age in East Cambridge is 9% higher than Cambridge
  • In East Cambridge 62.85% of the population is White
  • In East Cambridge 7.42% of the population is Black
  • In East Cambridge 21.54% of the population is Asian

Compare Cambridge, MA Demographics

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      East Cambridge population breakdown by race

      RaceEast CambridgeCambridgeMassachusetts
      White62.85%67.10%79.26%
      Black7.42%10.69%7.26%
      Asian21.54%15.24%6.11%
      American Indian0.13%0.23%0.21%
      Native Hawaiian0.07%0.05%0.03%
      Mixed race4.97%4.38%3.01%
      Other race3.02%2.31%4.13%
      In East Cambridge, 8.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      East Cambridge age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The East Cambridge, Cambridge, MA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).