MA

National Population : 333,590,059
Massachusetts State Population : 6,732,054

About Dedham, MA

Dedham, MA is located in Norfolk County in the state of Massachusetts.

The total City Population for Dedham is about 24,894 with about 954 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 25,377.

The Average Home Value is $445,200.00, which is roughly 11% higher than the Average Home Value of $394,572.00 for the state of Massachusetts, and roughly 58% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $96,868.00, which is roughly 11% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $86,370.00 for the state of Massachusetts, and roughly 41% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Dedham is about 4.4%.

Massachusetts is ranked #3 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 85.22 out of 100.

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Voting

Norfolk County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 54.16% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 66.49%
Republican: 30.48%
Other: 1.34%
Libertarian: 1.26%
Green: 0.43%


Nearby Locations

Readville, MA (2.05 mi.)
Hyde Park, MA (2.05 mi.)
West Roxbury, MA (2.35 mi.)
Westwood, MA (2.73 mi.)
Roslindale, MA (3.44 mi.)
Needham, MA (4.42 mi.)
Norwood, MA (4.45 mi.)
Mattapan, MA (4.48 mi.)
Boston, MA (4.48 mi.)
Newton, MA (4.60 mi.)
Milton, MA (4.77 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 02026
Latitude : 42.244598
Longitude : -71.181152
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 88 ft.
Area Code(s) : 781, 617

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.45
Male Population Estimate : 48.00%
Female Population Estimate : 51.26%
Median Age : 43.4
Male Median Age : 41.2
Female Median Age : 45.2

White Population Estimate : 89.19%
Black Population Estimate : 5.99%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 5.44%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.23%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.54%
Other Population Estimate : 2.04%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Dedham specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Norfolk County: About 1 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Norfolk County: About 193 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Norfolk County is about 70% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 33% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.