Westborough (CDP), Massachusetts

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Westborough, Massachusetts
CDP
Westborough Town Hall
Westborough Town Hall
Coordinates: 42°16′11″N 71°37′2″W / 42.26972°N 71.61722°W / 42.26972; -71.61722Coordinates: 42°16′11″N 71°37′2″W / 42.26972°N 71.61722°W / 42.26972; -71.61722
Country United States
State Massachusetts
County Worcester
Area
 • Total 1.9 sq mi (4.9 km2)
 • Land 1.9 sq mi (4.9 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 305 ft (95 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 4,045
 • Density 2,100/sq mi (830/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 01580-01582
Area code(s) 508
FIPS code 25-75050
GNIS feature ID 0611409

Westborough is a census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Westborough in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 4,045 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 4.9 km2 (1.9 mi2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 3,983 people, 1,719 households, and 947 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 809.4/km2 (2,092.5/mi2). There were 1,781 housing units at an average density of 361.9/km2 (935.7/mi2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 94.38% White, 1.58% Black or African American, 0.23% Native American, 1.96% Asian, 0.65% from other races, and 1.21% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.14% of the population.

There were 1,719 households out of which 27.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.3% were married couples living together, 8.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 44.9% were non-families. 36.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.22 and the average family size was 2.99.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 22.0% under the age of 18, 6.0% from 18 to 24, 34.8% from 25 to 44, 20.1% from 45 to 64, and 17.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 91.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.1 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $47,708, and the median income for a family was $65,841. Males had a median income of $46,104 versus $34,712 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $27,119. About 5.7% of families and 6.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.3% of those under age 18 and 12.2% of those age 65 or over.

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