Great Barrington demographics profile

StatisticGreat BarringtonMassachusettsNational
Population density (sq mi)1,77563091
Median age46.839.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1832%43%43%
Speak English73%77%79%
Speak Spanish19%9%13%
Great Barrington, MA has a population of 2,419 and is the 10,020th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,775 per sq mi which is 182% higher than the Massachusetts average and 1859% higher than the national average. The median age in Great Barrington is 47 which is approximately 19% higher than the Massachusetts average of 39. In Great Barrington, 49% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 73% speak English and 19% speak Spanish. 29% of Great Barrington residents were born in Massachusetts, 45% were born out of state, 4% were born outside of the United States and 22% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Great Barrington is 182% higher than Massachusetts.
  • The median age in Great Barrington is 19% higher than Massachusetts.
  • In Great Barrington 81.98% of the population is White.
  • In Great Barrington 1.78% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Great Barrington 2.07% of the population is Asian.

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Great Barrington population breakdown by race

RaceGreat BarringtonMassachusettsNational
Black or African American1.78%7.26%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.21%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race7.69%3.01%3.06%
Other race6.49%4.13%4.75%
In Great Barrington, 16.6% 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.

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