Medford Information

Medford Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Medford, MA

General Medford Information

State: Massachusetts

County: Middlesex County

Close cities: Watertown, MA, Malden, MA, Arlington, MA, Melrose, MA, Chelsea, MA, Cambridge, MA, Everett, MA, Somerville, MA, Winchester, MA, Stoneham, MA, Belmont, MA

Medford Population (census data)
Total 55,565 (-0.2% since 2000)
Male 26,039 (46.9%)
Female 29,526 (53.1%)

Population Density: 6,827 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 130.7 (US Avg is 100)

Medford Elevation: 14 feet above sea level

Land Area: 8.14 square miles

Median Household Income: $64,451

Zip Codes: 02155, and 02153.

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Medford Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (85.0%)
  • Black (6.1%)
  • Hispanic (2.6%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • Chinese (1.6%)
  • Other race (1.1%)
  • Asian Indian (0.7%)
  • Vietnamese (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (31.2%)
  • Irish (25.6%)
  • English (7.8%)
  • German (3.8%)
  • United States (3.2%)
  • West Indian (3.0%)
Foriegn Born: 9,037 people (16.3%)
  • Europe (43.4%)
  • Latin America (34.2%)
  • Asia (22.4%)

Local Medford Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Boston Red Sox
NFL Football: New England Patriots
NBA Basketball: Boston Celtics
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: Northeastern University, Harvard University, Boston University

Medford School Information

High Schools
Medford High (489 Winthrop Street, Medford, MA, 02155 - Medford District)
Medford Vocational Tech High (489 Winthrop Street, Medford, MA, 02155 - Medford District)
Middle Schools
John J. McGlynn Middle School (3004 Mystic Valley Parkway, Medford, MA, 02155 - Medford District)
Elementary Schools
John J McGlynn Elementary School (3002 Mystic Valley Parkway, Medford, MA, 02155 - Medford District)
Other/Private Schools
Brooks School (388 High Street, Medford, MA, 02155 - Medford District)
Christopher Columbus (37 Hicks Avenue, Medford, MA, 02155 - Medford District)
Madeleine Dugger Andrews (3000 Mystic Valley Parkway, Medford, MA, 02155 - Medford District)
Milton Fuller Roberts (35 Court Street, Medford, MA, 02155 - Medford District)

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