StatisticNorth CambridgeCambridgeMassachusetts
Population density (sq mi)14,16717,014894
Median age34.630.539.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a35%53%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%41%43%
Speak Englishn/a68%77%
Speak Spanishn/a7%9%

Key findings

  • The population density in North Cambridge is 17% lower than Cambridge
  • The median age in North Cambridge is 13% higher than Cambridge
  • In North Cambridge 55.98% of the population is White
  • In North Cambridge 21.58% of the population is Black
  • In North Cambridge 17.75% of the population is Asian

Compare Cambridge, MA Demographics


      North Cambridge population breakdown by race

      RaceNorth CambridgeCambridgeMassachusetts
      American Indian0.12%0.23%0.21%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.03%
      Mixed race2.27%4.38%3.01%
      Other race2.30%2.31%4.13%
      In North 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

      North Cambridge age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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