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Massachusetts / Worcester
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All Worcester population data above are from the US Census Bureau.
With 182,544 people, Worcester is the 2nd most populated city in the state of Massachusetts out of 243 cities. But watch out, Worcester, because Springfield with 153,703 people and Lowell with 108,861 people are right behind you.
The largest Worcester racial/ethnic groups are White (59.4%) followed by Hispanic (20.5%) and Black (11.8%).
In 2012, the median household income of Worcester residents was $43,492. Worcester households made slightly more than Wareham Center households ($43,309) and Weweantic households ($43,447) . However, 23.3% of Worcester residents live in poverty.
The median age for Worcester residents is 32.7 years young.