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Essex Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 14.34%
    10-17: 11.35%
    18-29: 15.50%
    30-39: 15.89%
    40-49: 15.53%
    50-64: 14.17%
    65 & Over: 13.22%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 9.52 sq mi
    Total Population: 40,701
    Population Density Ranking (National): 69th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 59th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 60th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 35th percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $37,124
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $44,617
    Median Income Ranking (National): 40th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 21st percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 33rd percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 20th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 42nd percentile
    Single: 58th percentile
    Married With Children: 17th percentile
    Married With No Children: 25th percentile
    Single With Children: 15th percentile
    Single With No Children: 43rd percentile
  • Schools  
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 14.57 : 1

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