Research

Latinos in Massachusetts Selected Areas: Boston

Report Author: 
Phillip Granberry and Sarah Rustan
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Sep

This report provides a descriptive snapshot of selected economic, social, educational and demographic indicators pertaining to Latinos in Boston. It analyzes data from the 2008 American Community Survey (ACS) conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau. The ACS's smallest geographic area is a Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA) consisting of a minimum census population of 100,000. The City of Boston comprises five PUMAs. By aggregating them for purposes of this report, we are able to arrive at a demographic and economic portrait of Boston's Latino community.

Source Organization: 
University of Massachusetts

Foreign-Born Latinos in Massachusetts

Report Author: 
Phillip Granberry
Original Date of Publication: 
2011 Feb

 

Source Organization: 
University of Massachusetts

Latinos in Massachusetts Selected Areas: Worcester

Report Author: 
Phillip Granberry and Sarah Rustan
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Sep

This report provides a descriptive snapshot of selected economic, social, educational and demographic indicators pertaining to Latinos in Worcester. It analyzes data from the 2008 American Community Survey (ACS) conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau. The ACS's smallest geographic area is a Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA) consisting of a minimum census population of 100,000. Worcester is a large enough city that it constitutes a PUMA by itself. The ACS thereby enables us to arrive at a demographic and economic portrait of Worcester's Latino community.

Source Organization: 
University of Massachusetts

Latinos in Massachusetts Selected Areas: Springfield

Report Author: 
Phillip Granberry and Sarah Rustan
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Sep

This report provides a descriptive snapshot of selected economic, social, educational and demographic indicators pertaining to Latinos in Springfield. It analyzes data from the 2008 American Community Survey (ACS) conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau. The ACS's smallest geographic area is a Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA) consisting of a minimum census population of 100,000. Springfield is a large enough city that it constitutes a PUMA by itself.

Source Organization: 
University of Massachusetts

Latinos in Massachusetts Selected Areas: Somerville and Everett

Report Author: 
Phillip Granberry and Sarah Rustan
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Sep

 

This report provides a descriptive snapshot of selected economic, social, educational and demographic indicators pertaining to Latinos in the cities of Somerville and Everett. It analyzes data from the 2008 American Community Survey (ACS) conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau. The ACS's smallest geographic area is a Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA) consisting of a minimum census population of 100,000.

Source Organization: 
University of Massachusetts

Latinos in Massachusetts Selected Areas: Salem, Beverly, Marblehead and Swampscott

Report Author: 
Phillip Granberry and Sarah Rustan
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Sep

This report provides a descriptive snapshot of selected economic, social, educational and demographic indicators pertaining to Latinos in Salem, Beverly, Marblehead and Swampscott. It analyzes data from the 2008 American Community Survey (ACS) conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau. The ACS's smallest geographic area is a Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA) consisting of a minimum census population of 100,000. 

Source Organization: 
University of Massachusetts

Latinos in Massachusetts Selected Areas: Malden and Medford

Report Author: 
Phillip Granberry and Sarah Rustan
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Sep

This report provides a descriptive snapshot of selected economic, social, educational and demographic indicators pertaining to Latinos in the cities of Malden and Medford. It analyzes data from the 2008 American Community Survey (ACS) conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau. The ACS's smallest geographic area is a Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA) consisting of a minimum census population of 100,000. In the PUMA that combines these two similar sized cities, the majority of the Latino population (65.8%) lived in Malden in 2000, while 34.2% lived in Medford.

Source Organization: 
University of Massachusetts

Latinos in Massachusetts Selected Areas: Lynn, Nahant and Saugus

Report Author: 
Phillip Granberry and Sarah Rustan
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Sep

This report provides a descriptive snapshot of selected economic, social, educational and demographic indicators pertaining to Latinos in the cities of Lynn, Nahant and Saugus. It analyzes data from the 2008 American Community Survey (ACS) conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Source Organization: 
University of Massachusetts

Securing the Dream: Statewide Latino Public Policy Conference 2010 Research Book

Report Author: 
Maria Idalí Torres et al
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Sep

Chapters explore: The Growing Latino Population of Massachusetts: A demographic and economic portrait; The State of Latinos and Education in Massachusetts 2010-21; Educational Outcomes of English Language Learners in Massachusetts; Selected Economic Indicators of the Latino Population in Massachusetts; and The Health of Latinos in Massachusetts.

Source Organization: 
University of Massachusetts

Latinos in Worcester, Massachusetts: A fact sheet

Report Author: 
Mandira Kala and Charles Jones
Original Date of Publication: 
2006 Aug

This fact sheet presents various economic, social and demographic indicators pertaining to the Latino population in the Worcester Primary Metropolitan Statistical Area (PMSA) and, when required, compares the Worcester PMSA with the state of Massachusetts overall and with the other main areas of large Latino concentration, namely the Boston and Lawrence PMSAs and the Springfield Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). The information for this fact sheet comes from the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey of 2004.

Source Organization: 
University of Massachusetts