West Yarmouth demographics profile

StatisticWest YarmouthMassachusettsNational
Population density (sq mi)91089491
Median age48.839.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1830%43%43%
Speak English88%77%79%
Speak Spanish1%9%13%
West Yarmouth, MA has a population of 6,080 and is the 5,716th largest city in the United States. The population density is 910 per sq mi which is 2% higher than the Massachusetts average and 905% higher than the national average. The median age in West Yarmouth is 49 which is approximately 24% higher than the Massachusetts average of 39. In West Yarmouth, 62% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 88% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 62% of West Yarmouth residents were born in Massachusetts, 26% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 11% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in West Yarmouth is 2% higher than Massachusetts.
  • The median age in West Yarmouth is 24% higher than Massachusetts.
  • In West Yarmouth 88.68% of the population is White.
  • In West Yarmouth 2.65% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In West Yarmouth 5.59% of the population is Asian.

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West Yarmouth population breakdown by race

RaceWest YarmouthMassachusettsNational
Black or African American2.65%7.26%12.63%
American Indian0.44%0.21%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race2.20%3.01%3.06%
Other race0.43%4.13%4.75%
In West Yarmouth, 0.4% 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 West Yarmouth, MA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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