Fall RiverMassachusetts

Fall River Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Fall River is 93,883. 24.03% is under 18, while 15.92% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 5.62% of the population was five years old or younger, 24.03% were 18 years or younger and 30.38% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 53.56% female and 46.44% male.

Fall River Housing

According to the US Census, Fall River has 43,230 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Fall River was 93.73%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $347,600

Fall River Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Some Other Race Alone constitute 80.19% of Fall River's population. Residents of the city who were Black Or African American Alone, made up 5.62% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Asian Alone, constituting 2.66% of the city's population and White Black Or African American at 1.35%

White Alone73.36%
Some Other Race Alone6.82%
Black Or African American Alone5.62%
Asian Alone2.66%
White Black Or African American1.35%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone0.37%

How Educated is Fall River

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 9.8% of Fall River residents had a bachelor's degree, while 6.0% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 15.80% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Fall River CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher67.4%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency31.7%
Some College Or Associates Degree23.8%
Some College No Degree18.2%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher15.6%
Less Than 9th Grade15.2%

Average Income in Fall River

The median household income in Fall River is $46,672. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $46,672.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $58,051 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $84,940.

A closer examination of the income groups of Fall River households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $100,000 and $149,999 (13.5%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (3.4%). 8.8% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$84,940
Nonfamily households$31,564