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Suffolk County, MA

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Suffolk County, MA
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatBoston, MA
  • Population722,023
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 58.1499
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 12415.6000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010722,02381 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)201012,415.608 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201824.7%414 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201823.4%335 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20192.6%2785 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016609.302970 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201619.3%2904 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20167.602048 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201847.0%1861 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20162826 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20150.1%3001 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201824.4%816 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$2,049,540,000.0064 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20175409 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201188.082545 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201982.8%631 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20191.6075 of 165
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20186205 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201110.392347 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2018$2,894,726.8816 of 338
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$172,906,708,000.0011 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20103.5%371 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201232.7%1259 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201872143 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201849237 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20106,114163 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)20190.003034 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$3,248,000,000.0063 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$14,580,000,000.00106 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$2,301,000,000.0093 of 2178
Population (County)2050806,000106 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$375,361.0037 of 3112
Total Employees (County)20501,096,00043 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)2050106,00054 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)20501,45652 of 2780
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