The state of Massachusetts has a population of 6,457,189, and is formerly abbreviated as MA. Massachusetts has 2,504,234 households in the state, with an average of 2.49 people living in each of them. Of the 6,457,189 people living in Massachusetts, 48.48% are male, 51.52% are female, 54.28% are married and 45.72% are single. 57.31% of existing homes are owned by inhabitants, with a median home cost of $288,780 in the state.
Air quality in Massachusetts is rated at 39.2/100, and water quality at 40/100. There are 315.2 physicians in Massachusetts per 100,000 of the population. Unemployment rates average 8.40% in the state and the sales tax rate is 5.00%.
Average income per household in Massachusetts is $63,520. 11.14% of households have income levels less than $15,000 per year. 18.29% of households have income levels between $50,000 and $75,000 annually, and 1.11% earn more than $500,000 per year.