Massachusetts 2020 Census

Secretary William Francis Galvin – Census Liaison

Essex County

2010 Official Count and Latest Estimates

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Essex County map Andover Haverhill Amesbury Merrimac Groveland Boxford Salisbury West Newbury Ipswich Newburyport Lawrence Rowley Methuen Georgetown North Andover Newbury Middleton Topsfield Hamilton Manchester-By-The-Sea Wenham Gloucester Marblehead Peabody Lynnfield Rockport Swampscott Beverly Danvers Saugus Lynn Salem Essex Nahant

Percent Change

10%+

9.99% – 5.00%

4.99% – 2.50%

2.49% – 0.00%

-0.01% – -2.49%

-2.50% – -5.39%

The chart below lists population figures for 2010 based on official U.S. Census Bureau – Census 2010 data. Population figures for 2018 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.

Municipality April 1, 2010
Census
Population Estimate
as of July 1, 2018
Percent Change
2010-2018
Amesbury 16,283 17,569 7.90%
Andover 33,201 36,403 9.64%
BEVERLY 39,502 42,312 7.11%
Boxford 7,965 8,367 5.05%
Danvers 26,493 27,727 4.66%
Essex 3,504 3,789 8.13%
Georgetown 8,183 8,773 7.21%
GLOUCESTER 28,789 30,401 5.60%
Groveland 6,459 6,850 6.05%
Hamilton 7,764 8,098 4.30%
HAVERHILL 60,879 64,041 5.19%
Ipswich 13,175 14,092 6.96%
LAWRENCE 76,377 80,376 5.24%
LYNN 90,329 94,654 4.79%
Lynnfield 11,596 13,041 12.46%
Manchester-by-the-Sea 5,136 5,429 5.70%
Marblehead 19,808 20,634 4.17%
Merrimac 6,338 6,975 10.05%
Methuen 47,255 50,698 7.29%
Middleton 8,987 10,050 11.83%
Nahant 3,410 3,524 3.34%
Newbury 6,666 7,144 7.17%
NEWBURYPORT 17,416 18,202 4.51%
North Andover 28,352 31,296 10.38%
PEABODY 51,251 53,278 3.96%
Rockport 6,952 7,295 4.93%
Rowley 5,856 6,358 8.57%
SALEM 41,340 43,559 5.37%
Salisbury 8,283 9,489 14.56%
Saugus 26,628 28,385 6.60%
Swampscott 13,787 15,227 10.44%
Topsfield 6,085 6,627 8.91%
Wenham 4,875 5,284 8.39%
West Newbury 4,235 4,691 10.77%