William Francis Galvin, 2020 Census Liaison
William Francis Galvin, 2020 Census Liaison

Essex County
2010 Official Count and Latest Estimates

The chart below lists population figures for 2010 based on official U.S. Census Bureau - Census 2010 data. Population figures for 2015 and 2016 are based on U.S. Census Bureau Population Estimates Program data. Note: Cities appear in all capital letters. Towns are in upper/lower case letters.

City or Town
2010 Official
2015 July 1 Estimate
2016 July 1 Estimate
% Change 2010-2016
Amesbury 16,283  17,378  17,430 7.04%
Andover 33,201  35,349  35,490 6.89%
BEVERLY 39,502  41,340  41,365 4.72%
Boxford 7,965  8,252  8,277 3.92%
Danvers 26,493  27,811  27,909 5.34%
Essex 3,504  3,658  3,695 5.45%
Georgetown 8,183  8,575  8,635 5.52%
GLOUCESTER 28,789  29,740  29,798 3.50%
Groveland 6,459  6,744  6,781 4.99%
Hamilton 7,764  8,146  8,178 5.33%
HAVERHILL 60,879  62,611  62,873 3.28%
Ipswich 13,175  13,788  13,835 5.01%
LAWRENCE 76,377  80,159  80,209 5.02%
LYNN 90,329  92,673  92,697 2.62%
Lynnfield 11,596  12,745  12,819 10.55%
Manchester-by-the-Sea 5,136  5,361  5,389 4.93%
Marblehead 19,808  20,486  20,493 3.46%
Merrimac 6,338  6,791  6,858 8.20%
Methuen 47,255  49,595  49,917 5.63%
Middleton 8,987  9,580  9,662 7.51%
Nahant 3,410  3,486  3,486 2.23%
Newbury 6,666  6,963  7,009 5.15%
NEWBURYPORT 17,416  17,938  17,987 3.28%
North Andover 28,352  29,985  30,628 8.03%
PEABODY 51,251  52,423  52,491 2.42%
Rockport 6,952  7,193  7,209 3.70%
Rowley 5,856  6,288  6,299 7.56%
SALEM 41,340  43,118  43,132 4.33%
Salisbury 8,283  9,257  9,326 12.59%
Saugus 26,628  27,965  27,999 5.15%
Swampscott 13,787  14,500  14,827 7.54%
Topsfield 6,085  6,512  6,524 7.21%
Wenham 4,875  5,164  5,186 6.38%
West Newbury 4,235  4,537  4,605 8.74%