In 2020, Suffolk County, MA had a population of 801k people with a median age of 32.7 and a median household income of $74,881. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Suffolk County, MA grew from 796,605 to 801,162, a 0.572% increase and its median household income grew from $69,669 to $74,881, a 7.48% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Suffolk County, MA are White (Non-Hispanic) (44.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (19.5%), White (Hispanic) (9.02%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (8.82%), and Other (Hispanic) (5.88%).
None of the households in Suffolk County, MA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
84.7% of the residents in Suffolk County, MA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Suffolk County, MA are Boston University (12,396 degrees awarded in 2020), Northeastern University (7,668 degrees), and Northeastern University Lifelong Learning Network (482705) (4,016 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Suffolk County, MA was $547,300, and the homeownership rate was 36.3%.
Most people in Suffolk County, MA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 31.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Suffolk County, MA was 1 car per household.
Suffolk County, MA borders Essex County, MA, Middlesex County, MA, Norfolk County, MA, and Plymouth County, MA.