Peabody Information

Peabody Information

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

General Peabody Information

State: Massachusetts

County: Essex County

Close cities: Wenham, MA, Wakefield, MA, Saugus, MA, Lynnfield, MA, Salem, MA, Swampscott, MA, Beverly, MA, Lynn, MA, Marblehead, MA, Middleton, MA, Danvers, MA

Peabody Population (census data)
Total 51,441 (+6.8% since 2000)
Male 24,632 (47.9%)
Female 26,809 (52.1%)

Population Density: 3,138 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 126.0 (US Avg is 100)

Peabody Elevation: 17 feet above sea level

Land Area: 16.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $65,337

Zip Codes: 01961, and 01960.

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Peabody Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (92.4%)
  • Hispanic (3.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • Other race (1.8%)
  • Black (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (24.6%)
  • Italian (21.4%)
  • English (9.9%)
  • Portuguese (7.9%)
  • French (6.9%)
  • Polish (5.5%)
Foriegn Born: 5,411 people (10.5%)
  • Europe (63.2%)
  • Latin America (25.5%)
  • Asia (11.3%)

Local Peabody Sports Teams

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

Peabody School Information

High Schools
Peabody Veterans Memorial High (485 Lowell Street, Peabody, MA, 01960 - Peabody District)
Middle Schools
J Henry Higgins Middle (1 King Street Extension, Peabody, MA, 01960 - Peabody District)
Other/Private Schools
Captain Samuel Brown (198 Lynn Street, Peabody, MA, 01960 - Peabody District)
Center (18 Irving Street, Peabody, MA, 01960 - Peabody District)
John E Burke (127 Birch Street, Peabody, MA, 01960 - Peabody District)
John E. McCarthy (76 Lake Street, Peabody, MA, 01960 - Peabody District)
South Memorial (16 Maple Street Extension, Peabody, MA, 01960 - Peabody District)
Thomas Carroll (60 Northend Street, Peabody, MA, 01960 - Peabody District)
West Memorial (15 Bow Street, Peabody, MA, 01960 - Peabody District)
William A Welch Senior (50 Swampscott Avenue, Peabody, MA, 01960 - Peabody District)

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