Demographic & Census
Most Recent Residential Tax Rate – 12.27 %
Most Recent Commercial Tax Rate – 25.76 %
Fall River Median Income
What is the median income in Fall River, Massachusetts?
The median household income in Fall River is $43,503.
Fall River Housing & Rent Statistics
What percentage of housing units are owner-occupied in Fall River, Massachusetts?In Fall River, 36.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
What percentage of housing units are rented in Fall River, Massachusetts?Renters occupy 63.7% of housing units in Fall River.
What percentage of Fall River, Massachusetts housing units were built before 1940?Of all the housing units in Fall River, 57 .5% of them were build before 1940.
What percentage of Fall River, Massachusetts housing units were built after 2000?In Fall River, 4.1 % of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,800 units.
What is the median monthly rent in Fall River, Massachusetts?The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Fall River is $804.
What percentage of households in Fall River, Massachusetts have broadband internet?In Fall River, 70.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.
What percentage of Fall River, Massachusetts residents are in the labor force?Among those aged 16 and older, 59.3% of Fall River residents are in the labor force.
What are the education levels among Fall River, Massachusetts residents?Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 74.6% of Fall River residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.4% have a bachelor’s degree and 5.1 % have a graduate or professional degree.
What percentage of Fall River, Massachusetts residents speak a non-English language at home?Among Fall River residents aged 5 and older, 36.4 % of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 26.8% speak an Inda-European language, and 1.2% speak an Asian language.
Fall River Income & Labor Statistics
What is the unemployment rate in Fall River, Massachusetts?The unemployment rate in Fall River is 8.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
What percentage of Fall River, Massachusetts residents work for the government?In Fall River, 11.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
Fall River Demographics
What is the voting age population of Fall River, Massachusetts?The total voting age population of Fall River, Massachusetts, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 64,311. The voting age population is 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
What percentage of Fall River, Massachusetts residents are senior citizens?According to the latest census statistics, 16.6% of the residents of Fall River are 65 or older.
What are the racial demographics of Fall River, Massachusetts?The racial demographics of Fall River are 80.6% White, 7.0% Other, 5.9% Black, 4.4% Two or more races, 1.9% Asian and 0.1 % American Indian. Additionally, 10.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
What percentage of Fall River, Massachusetts residents are below the poverty line?In Fall River, 19.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 31 .4%. On a per-household basis, 17 .3% of families are below the poverty line in Fall River.
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List of Mayors of Fall River
|1st||James Buffington||May 15, 1854–1855|
|2nd||Edward P. Buffinton||1856–1857|
|3rd||Nathaniel B. Borden||1857–1858|
|4th||Josiah C. Blaisdell||1858–1860|
|5th||Edward P. Buffinton||1860–1867|
|6th||George O. Fairbanks||1867–1869|
|7th||Samuel M. Brown||1869–1873|
|8th||Robert T. Davis||1873–1874|
|9th||James F. Davenport||1874–1877|
|10th||Crawford E. Lindsey||1878–1879|
|11th||William S. Greene||1880 – March 28, 1881|
|12th||Henry K. Braley||1882–1883|
|14th||John W. Cummings||1885–1885|
|15th||William S. Greene||1886–1886|
|16th||John W. Cummings||1887–1888|
|17th||James Frederick Jackson||1889–1890|
|18th||John W. Coughlin||1891–1894|
|19th||William S. Greene||1895–1897|
|20th||Amos M. Jackson||1898–1899|
|21st||John H. Abbott||1900–1901|
|23rd||John T. Coughlin||1905–1910|
|24th||Thomas F. Higgins||1911–1913|
|25th||James H. Kay||January 5, 1913 – 1923|
|26th||Edmond P. Talbot||1923–1926|
|27th||W. Harry Monks||1927–1928|
|28th||Edmond P. Talbot||1929–1930|
|29th||Daniel F. Sullivan||1931–1932|
|30th||Joseph Leo Hurley||1933–1934|
|31st||Alexander C. Murray||1935–1945|
|32nd||William P. Grant||1946–1951|
|33rd||John F. Kane||1952–1957|
|34th||John M. Arruda||1958–1963|
|35th||Roland G. Desmarais||1964–1967|
|36th||Nicholas W. Mitchell||1968–1971|
|37th||Wilfred C. Driscoll||1972–1978|
|38th||Carlton M. Viveiros||1978 – December 23, 1990|
|Acting||Daniel Bogan||December 23, 1990 – June 25, 1991|
|39th||John R. Mitchell||June 25, 1991 – January 1996|
|40th||Edward M. Lambert Jr.||January 1996 – October 26, 2007|
|Acting||William F. Whitty||October 26, 2007 – January 7, 2008|
|41st||Robert Correia||January 7, 2008 – January 4, 2010|
|42nd||William A. Flanagan||January 4, 2010 – December 29, 2014|
|43rd||Sam Sutter||December 29, 2014 – January 4, 2016|
|44th||Jasiel Correia||January 4, 2016 – January 6, 2020|
|Acting||Clifford Ponte||October 16, 2019 – January 6, 2020|
|45th||Paul E. Coogan||January 6, 2020|