Fitchburg

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  5. Fitchburg Family Information
  6. Fitchburg Education Information
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  8. Fitchburg Public Benefits Information
  9. Fitchburg Criminal Information
  10. Fitchburg Immigration & Civil Rights Information
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Fitchburg Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 39,102
  • Land Area (2000): 71.900 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.781 square kilometers
  • Average Daily / Average High Temperature In Fahrenheit (Celsius) In January (1961-1990): 23.4186 (-4.8) / (-17.8)
  • Average Daily / Average High Temperature In Fahrenheit (Celsius) In July (1961-1990): 71.3186 (21.8) / 81.5186 (27.5)
  • Average Annual Heating Degree Days (1961-1990): 6,698
  • Average Annual Cooling Degree Days (1961-1990): 485
  • Average Annual Precipitation (1961-1990): 47 inches
  • Local Time(s):
  • Area Code(s): 978
  • Alias(es) (2003): FITCHBURG

Fitchburg Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
1999 40,193 2002 39,587 2005 39,800
2000 41,545 2003 39,762 2006 40,286
2001 39,288 2004 Not Available 2007 40,180

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Houses (2000): 16,002
Very Low Income (VLI) Owner Households (2000): 1,190
Very Low Income (VLI) Renter Households (2000): 3,188

Fitchburg Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 36,919 94.42%
 Rural, Farm 0 0.00%
 Rural, Non-farm 2,183 5.58%

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Fitchburg Employment Information

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Employment (2003): 13,711
Payroll (2003) / (1Q 2003): $415,227,000 / $96,536,000

Fitchburg Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 19,481 17,663 1,818 9.33% 93
1991 18,821 16,585 2,236 11.88% 119
1992 18,153 16,186 1,967 10.84% 108
1993 17,439 16,011 1,428 8.19% 82
1994 17,101 15,864 1,237 7.23% 72
1995 18,356 17,211 1,145 6.24% 62
1996 18,211 17,102 1,110 6.09% 61
1997 18,478 17,431 1,048 5.67% 57
1998 18,323 17,471 851 4.65% 46
1999 18,224 17,387 837 4.59% 46
2000 18,548 17,890 658 3.55% 36
2001 18,528 17,633 895 4.83% 48
2002 18,863 17,543 1,321 7.00% 70
2003 18,893 17,408 1,484 7.86% 79
2004 18,596 17,279 1,317 7.08% 71
2005 18,399 17,103 1,297 7.05% 70
2006 18,488 17,225 1,264 6.84% 68
2007 18,335 17,175 1,161 6.33% 63
2008 18,255 17,023 1,231 6.74% 67
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 18,417 17,123 1,294 7.03% 70
Feb 2008 18,225 17,013 1,212 6.65% 67
Mar 2008 18,291 17,085 1,206 6.59% 66
Apr 2008 18,073 17,106 967 5.35% 54
May 2008 18,116 16,991 1,125 6.21% 62
Jun 2008 18,517 17,259 1,258 6.79% 68
Jul 2008 18,292 16,985 1,307 7.15% 71
Aug 2008 18,277 16,941 1,336 7.31% 73
Sep 2008 18,083 16,707 1,376 7.61% 76
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Fitchburg Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 676 7.43%
2. Educational Services 541 5.95%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 487 5.35%
4. Public Administration 454 4.99%
5. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 443 4.87%
6. Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing 424 4.66%
7. Food and Beverage Stores 357 3.92%
8. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 317 3.48%
9. Metal Manufactuing 316 3.47%
10. Paper Manufacturing 310 3.41%
11. Health Care 290 3.19%
12. Repair and Maintenance 277 3.04%
13. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 259 2.85%
14. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 238 2.62%
15. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 183 2.01%
16. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 181 1.99%
17. Machinery Manufacturing 163 1.79%
18. Finance and Insurance 155 1.70%
19. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 151 1.66%
20. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 145 1.59%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 1,463 17.34%
2. Educational Services 1,228 14.56%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 700 8.30%
4. Finance and Insurance 401 4.75%
5. Public Administration 388 4.60%
6. Social Assistance 379 4.49%
7. Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing 349 4.14%
8. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 319 3.78%
9. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 229 2.71%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 223 2.64%
11. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 207 2.45%
12. Department and Other General Stores 165 1.96%
13. Printing and Related Manufacturing 153 1.81%
14. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 150 1.78%
15. Personal and Laundry Services 141 1.67%
16. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 107 1.27%
17. Other Transportation 107 1.27%
18. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 105 1.24%
19. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 103 1.22%
20. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 96 1.14%

Fitchburg Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Production Occupations 778 8.55%
2. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 542 5.96%
3. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 420 4.62%
4. Other Installation / Maintenance 368 4.04%
5. Other Management Occupations 321 3.53%
6. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 300 3.30%
7. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 299 3.29%
8. Computer Specialists 294 3.23%
9. Other Sales and Related Occupations 282 3.10%
10. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 281 3.09%
11. Vehicle Mechanics 268 2.95%
12. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 213 2.34%
13. Law Enforcement Workers 206 2.26%
14. Carpenters 205 2.25%
15. Cashiers 205 2.25%
16. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 190 2.09%
17. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 181 1.99%
18. Other Construction Trades 158 1.74%
19. Other Office and Admin Support 156 1.71%
20. Operations Managers Non Finance 150 1.65%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Office and Admin Support 540 6.40%
2. Secretaries and Admins 450 5.33%
3. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 450 5.33%
4. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 434 5.14%
5. Other Production Occupations 390 4.62%
6. Cashiers 319 3.78%
7. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 310 3.67%
8. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 287 3.40%
9. Other Management Occupations 266 3.15%
10. Registered Nurses 264 3.13%
11. Customer Service Representatives 239 2.83%
12. Health Technologists and Technicians 223 2.64%
13. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 220 2.61%
14. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 207 2.45%
15. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 204 2.42%
16. Waiters and Waitresses 204 2.42%
17. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 192 2.28%
18. Business Operations Specialists 185 2.19%
19. Other Sales and Related Occupations 177 2.10%
20. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 164 1.94%

Fitchburg Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 15,438 51.18%
15-35 hours 4,263 14.13%
1-14 hours 831 2.76%
No regular hours 9,630 31.93%

Fitchburg Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 510 3.04%
5 AM-5:29 AM 443 2.64%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 1,014 6.05%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,613 9.62%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,839 10.97%
7 AM-7:29 AM 2,316 13.81%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,404 14.34%
8 AM-8:29 AM 1,460 8.71%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 748 4.46%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 724 4.32%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 290 1.73%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 107 0.64%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,659 9.89%
4 PM-11:59 PM 1,641 9.79%

Fitchburg Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 709 4.23%
5-9 2,456 14.65%
10-14 2,799 16.69%
15-19 3,176 18.94%
20-24 1,927 11.49%
25-29 724 4.32%
30-34 1,470 8.77%
35-39 370 2.21%
40-44 621 3.70%
45-59 1,316 7.85%
60-89 855 5.10%
At least 90 345 2.06%

Fitchburg Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 244 1.46% 11,547 68.86%
30-44 57 0.34% 2,404 14.34%
45-59 20 0.12% 1,296 7.73%
At least 60 57 0.34% 1,143 6.82%

Fitchburg Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 9 0.05%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 2,280 13.31%
 Car / truck / van, solo 13,151 76.78%
 Motorcycle 19 0.11%
 Other 250 1.46%
 Public transportation 378 2.21%
 Walked 681 3.98%
 Worked at home 361 2.11%

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Fitchburg Family Information

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Households (2000): 14,982 (37,356 people)
Families (2000): 9,456 (29,602 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 3,110
People at same address in 1995: 19,762

Fitchburg Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 1,898 12.67%
$10,000-$14,999 1,163 7.76%
$15,000-$19,999 1,143 7.63%
$20,000-$24,999 1,013 6.76%
$25,000-$29,999 960 6.41%
$30,000-$34,999 934 6.23%
$35,000-$39,999 979 6.53%
$40,000-$44,999 927 6.19%
$45,000-$49,999 754 5.03%
$50,000-$59,999 1,574 10.51%
$60,000-$74,999 1,354 9.04%
$75,000-$99,999 1,290 8.61%
$100,000-$124,999 672 4.49%
$125,000-$149,999 136 0.91%
$150,000-$199,999 113 0.75%
$200,000 or more 72 0.48%

Fitchburg Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 4,526 30.29%
 Family, 2 people 3,774 25.26%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 837 5.60%
 Family, 3 people 2,216 14.83%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 124 0.83%
 Family, 4 people 1,851 12.39%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 56 0.37%
 Family, 5 people 916 6.13%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 19 0.13%
 Family, 6 people 345 2.31%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 12 0.08%
 Family, 7 or more people 261 1.75%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 6 0.04%

Fitchburg Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 11,170 28.34%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 4,713 11.96%
Public Assistance 877 2.23%
Retirement 2,672 6.78%
Self Employment 954 2.42%
Social Security 4,598 11.67%
Supplemental Security 1,220 3.10%
Wage / Salary 10,919 27.70%
Other 2,290 5.81%

Fitchburg Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 3,650 55.68%
 With children under 18 2,905 44.32%

Fitchburg Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,463 10.12%
 Married 7,612 52.68%
 Never Married 4,895 33.88%
 Widowed 480 3.32%

Fitchburg Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,771 10.85%
 Married 7,864 48.20%
 Never Married 4,637 28.42%
 Widowed 2,044 12.53%

Fitchburg Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Fitchburg Education Information

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Fitchburg Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 2,698 9.27%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 4,303 14.79%
 High school diploma or equivalent 10,072 34.62%
 Some college, no degree 5,990 20.59%
 Associate degree 1,950 6.70%
 Bachelors degree 2,564 8.81%
 Graduate or professional degree 1,517 5.21%

Fitchburg Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 345 0.88% 158 0.40% 503 1.29%
Kindergarten 499 1.28% 96 0.25% 595 1.52%
Grades 1-4 2,150 5.50% 250 0.64% 2,400 6.14%
Grades 5-8 2,349 6.01% 205 0.52% 2,554 6.53%
Grades 9-12 2,079 5.32% 201 0.51% 2,280 5.83%
Undergrad college 1,991 5.09% 357 0.91% 2,348 6.00%
Graduate or professional school 266 0.68% 155 0.40% 421 1.08%
Total 9,679 24.75% 1,422 3.64% 11,101 28.39%

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Fitchburg Business Information

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Number of Businesses (2003): 906
Wholesale trade sales (2002): $110,296,000
Retail sales (2002): $415,735,000
Accommodation and foodservices sales (2002): $55,615,000
Fitchburg Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Fitchburg Public Benefits Information

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Fitchburg Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 31,833 84.98%
 Below Poverty Level 5,627 15.02%

Fitchburg Government Finances By Year


Year  Property Taxes  Other Taxes  Intergov. Revenue  Utility Revenue  Employee Retirement Revenue  Other Revenue Total Revenue Salaries & Wages Total Debt Total Cash & Securities
1951 $4,318 $69 $793 $239 $77 $254 $5,681 $2,586 $3,355 $0
1952 $3,566 $106 $1,627 $280 $89 $1,397 $6,959 $3,216 $4,116 $0
1953 $3,665 $108 $1,605 $300 $99 $1,918 $7,587 $3,477 $3,332 $0
1954 $3,879 $110 $1,379 $277 $103 $1,635 $7,273 $3,606 $4,460 $1,729
1955 $4,224 $135 $1,612 $276 $110 $1,655 $7,877 $4,451 $5,213 $1,598
1956 $4,513 $127 $1,637 $295 $119 $1,882 $8,446 $4,499 $4,955 $3,067
1957 $4,814 $135 $1,952 $317 $135 $1,954 $9,172 $1,385 $4,634 $2,972
1958 $5,143 $140 $1,907 $291 $134 $2,318 $9,793 $5,234 $4,216 $3,123
1959 $5,143 $140 $1,907 $291 $134 $2,318 $9,793 $5,234 $4,216 $3,123
1960 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1961 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1962 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1963 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1964 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1965 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1966 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1967 $8,049 $59 $3,785 $508 $255 $3,810 $16,407 $8,239 $8,575 $6,252
1968 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1969 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1970 $8,874 $65 $4,172 $560 $281 $4,202 $18,089 $9,083 $9,454 $6,893
1971 $10,081 $62 $3,237 $808 $281 $854 $15,261 $8,968 $10,856 $4,636
1972 $10,956 $57 $3,681 $783 $468 $589 $16,477 $9,083 $10,205 $4,793
1973 $11,503 $61 $3,865 $822 $468 $618 $17,276 $9,537 $10,715 $4,870
1974 $12,079 $63 $4,058 $863 $468 $649 $18,117 $10,014 $10,715 $4,870
1975 $13,408 $65 $15,744 $635 $468 $1,225 $31,480 $11,135 $13,723 $6,456
1976 $13,566 $63 $8,597 $589 $468 $2,225 $25,445 $12,638 $13,685 $5,753
1977 $14,173 $63 $7,833 $593 $628 $3,104 $26,331 $13,687 $13,322 $6,262
1978 $15,324 $68 $9,453 $552 $741 $3,242 $29,312 $14,411 $13,252 $6,230
1979 $16,655 $99 $9,495 $530 $824 $3,473 $30,977 $15,473 $12,290 $7,430
1980 $16,905 $227 $12,825 $582 $0 $3,225 $33,537 $15,851 $10,343 $2,753
1981 $17,568 $117 $12,479 $589 $824 $3,640 $35,100 $16,785 $9,875 $9,598
1982 $13,774 $122 $15,922 $534 $824 $4,757 $35,811 $18,713 $7,835 $8,420
1983 $12,499 $115 $18,214 $622 $824 $4,175 $36,334 $17,498 $11,552 $13,920
1984 $12,117 $124 $17,258 $871 $1,253 $4,269 $35,768 $18,230 $6,207 $11,683
1985 $13,454 $174 $20,384 $1,027 $1,474 $4,690 $41,029 $18,597 $8,330 $21,927
1986 $14,205 $235 $20,469 $1,144 $1,524 $5,235 $42,577 $20,232 $10,060 $23,434
1987 $14,784 $530 $26,020 $1,094 $1,702 $5,433 $49,033 $25,455 $6,230 $27,211
1988 $15,729 $399 $25,474 $1,129 $1,738 $5,680 $49,750 $26,910 $13,829 $30,155
1989 $16,702 $326 $29,491 $1,252 $2,963 $6,131 $56,539 $27,961 $13,953 $29,696
1990 $17,067 $327 $29,648 $1,972 $2,844 $7,228 $58,759 $29,406 $16,792 $27,741
1991 $18,032 $344 $27,952 $2,430 $2,844 $7,718 $58,976 $28,915 $14,364 $32,934
1992 $17,799 $324 $24,590 $2,495 $2,844 $7,906 $55,634 $27,400 $15,665 $33,645
1993 $19,114 $294 $25,405 $2,498 $1,675 $7,865 $56,557 $29,434 $11,802 $13,293
1994 $20,204 $331 $29,267 $2,579 $3,858 $8,539 $64,447 $30,368 $16,115 $46,222
1995 $21,520 $368 $36,749 $2,704 $3,883 $9,632 $74,488 $34,516 $19,061 $49,726
1996 $22,325 $413 $40,566 $3,238 $4,493 $9,494 $80,116 $37,147 $25,766 $55,588
1997 $23,170 $431 $44,215 $3,722 $4,335 $9,047 $84,489 $40,047 $23,840 $54,392
1998 $23,954 $415 $44,883 $3,937 $3,258 $9,789 $85,821 $46,617 $23,097 $61,031
1999 $24,584 $391 $48,567 $3,972 $3,258 $10,503 $90,884 $46,728 $77,064 $102,752
2000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $3,096 $0 $3,096 $0 $0 $68,243
2001 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2002 $28,609 $953 $64,048 $4,663 $3,165 $11,273 $111,758 $56,949 $84,852 $81,662
2003 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2004 $31,123 $1,528 $68,373 $4,782 $11,921 $13,906 $130,105 $65,147 $85,664 $91,262
2005 $32,701 $1,443 $59,230 $4,830 $6,472 $12,744 $115,977 $66,169 $87,617 $91,041
2006 $33,960 $1,341 $59,540 $5,276 $5,479 $13,921 $118,176 $59,371 $90,983 $91,584


Year  Education  Financial Control  Public Buildings  Public Health  Transportation  Parks & Recreation Total Expenses
 Protective Services  Welfare  Interest On General Debt  Utilities  Employee Retirement  Other
1951 $1,103 $155 $27 $0 $784 $110 $5,460
$774 $1,229 $52 $294 $28 $904
1952 $1,159 $152 $25 $1,536 $713 $180 $7,047
$812 $1,206 $53 $571 $31 $609
1953 $1,262 $159 $57 $1,716 $881 $108 $7,426
$851 $1,111 $53 $526 $44 $658
1954 $1,427 $193 $30 $2,396 $898 $135 $9,061
$914 $1,082 $45 $1,053 $42 $846
1955 $1,530 $222 $24 $2,598 $823 $151 $8,823
$919 $1,169 $53 $602 $48 $684
1956 $1,646 $161 $24 $1,988 $655 $149 $8,112
$933 $1,153 $84 $282 $70 $967
1957 $1,742 $181 $25 $2,210 $860 $172 $8,763
$951 $1,230 $86 $298 $84 $924
1958 $1,877 $191 $41 $2,212 $866 $195 $9,291
$967 $1,316 $105 $268 $98 $1,155
1959 $1,877 $191 $0 $2,212 $797 $195 $9,291
$967 $1,316 $105 $268 $98 $1,265
1960 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1961 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1962 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1963 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1964 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1965 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1966 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1967 $4,861 $236 $111 $3,758 $1,072 $206 $16,653
$1,513 $2,055 $219 $608 $292 $1,722
1968 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1969 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1970 $5,359 $260 $123 $4,143 $1,182 $228 $18,360
$1,668 $2,265 $241 $671 $322 $1,898
1971 $5,783 $413 $485 $243 $1,120 $338 $14,498
$1,959 $510 $268 $1,458 $322 $1,599
1972 $7,172 $444 $141 $218 $1,613 $359 $16,918
$2,082 $516 $381 $1,185 $538 $2,269
1973 $7,531 $466 $148 $228 $1,695 $377 $17,737
$2,187 $541 $400 $1,244 $538 $2,382
1974 $7,907 $490 $155 $240 $1,780 $396 $18,597
$2,296 $569 $420 $1,306 $538 $2,500
1975 $10,581 $560 $90 $119 $1,995 $442 $30,997
$2,579 $360 $534 $647 $538 $12,552
1976 $10,442 $832 $205 $257 $1,780 $452 $24,596
$2,923 $281 $469 $724 $538 $5,693
1977 $13,217 $896 $198 $209 $1,892 $278 $30,361
$3,373 $328 $494 $648 $1,233 $7,595
1978 $12,421 $1,071 $188 $223 $2,219 $460 $31,724
$3,705 $246 $514 $699 $1,480 $8,498
1979 $13,778 $1,831 $210 $236 $1,730 $365 $31,660
$3,835 $238 $659 $1,080 $1,640 $6,058
1980 $13,459 $804 $304 $289 $1,824 $505 $31,713
$4,140 $254 $609 $822 $0 $8,703
1981 $15,145 $839 $331 $315 $2,492 $506 $35,663
$4,001 $248 $672 $929 $1,640 $8,545
1982 $13,762 $1,168 $335 $267 $2,272 $458 $36,965
$4,129 $230 $1,167 $935 $1,640 $10,602
1983 $13,954 $1,282 $317 $186 $1,914 $333 $37,178
$4,077 $296 $831 $902 $1,640 $11,446
1984 $14,152 $1,169 $377 $261 $2,920 $198 $39,014
$4,454 $303 $916 $881 $2,898 $10,485
1985 $14,818 $1,040 $253 $340 $3,436 $344 $38,749
$4,663 $185 $750 $936 $3,014 $8,970
1986 $17,116 $1,219 $730 $393 $4,145 $208 $43,905
$5,682 $195 $1,093 $1,309 $3,105 $8,710
1987 $18,136 $1,249 $208 $396 $6,326 $310 $48,796
$7,076 $135 $883 $872 $3,684 $9,521
1988 $22,166 $1,832 $84 $456 $3,724 $388 $51,648
$5,780 $167 $843 $1,000 $3,794 $11,414
1989 $24,323 $1,921 $436 $496 $4,524 $421 $58,019
$6,873 $159 $1,069 $1,336 $3,856 $12,605
1990 $22,875 $1,734 $185 $561 $3,831 $406 $57,394
$7,230 $166 $1,247 $1,945 $4,210 $13,004
1991 $23,904 $1,770 $185 $442 $2,734 $281 $59,109
$7,245 $129 $1,221 $2,219 $4,210 $14,769
1992 $23,564 $1,286 $160 $445 $3,040 $1,039 $57,001
$6,839 $161 $1,128 $2,040 $4,210 $13,089
1993 $23,586 $1,271 $162 $434 $3,069 $197 $55,737
$7,295 $158 $946 $1,888 $4,418 $12,313
1994 $28,149 $1,407 $189 $318 $4,085 $217 $63,301
$7,803 $143 $866 $1,794 $4,246 $14,084
1995 $32,528 $1,533 $224 $333 $3,645 $253 $68,816
$8,239 $116 $923 $1,847 $4,360 $14,815
1996 $30,560 $1,728 $210 $300 $4,458 $283 $74,366
$8,870 $137 $1,020 $1,872 $4,599 $20,329
1997 $37,441 $1,838 $239 $297 $3,683 $343 $81,932
$9,564 $124 $1,098 $2,623 $5,392 $19,290
1998 $41,390 $1,863 $232 $291 $4,357 $354 $88,684
$10,517 $120 $1,278 $2,775 $5,939 $19,568
1999 $55,894 $1,982 $247 $315 $4,145 $352 $107,365
$15,386 $117 $1,238 $2,463 $5,939 $19,287
2000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,895
$0 $0 $0 $0 $5,895 $0
2001 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2002 $59,694 $1,705 $782 $497 $3,659 $448 $123,984
$11,964 $0 $2,906 $5,759 $6,463 $30,107
2003 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2004 $60,885 $1,976 $658 $424 $3,599 $398 $130,388
$12,202 $0 $2,808 $4,119 $6,546 $36,773
2005 $64,960 $1,962 $604 $393 $4,326 $408 $144,474
$12,741 $0 $2,903 $11,588 $7,577 $37,012
2006 $70,154 $2,110 $671 $482 $4,901 $517 $144,962
$13,234 $0 $2,337 $7,043 $7,723 $35,790

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Fitchburg Criminal Information

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Fitchburg Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
1999 10.027 0.473 0.000 1.567 12.067 0.000 11.768 30.080 3.657 45.505
2000 7.702 0.746 0.024 1.902 10.374 0.000 11.193 24.696 4.838 40.727
2001 3.614 0.738 0.000 1.298 5.651 0.000 10.741 24.664 4.022 39.427
2002 4.623 1.010 0.076 1.692 7.401 0.000 9.119 23.114 3.284 35.517
2003 3.848 0.679 0.075 1.509 6.111 0.151 7.168 18.083 2.465 27.715
2004 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2005 0.000 0.628 0.025 1.181 1.834 0.176 8.543 16.533 2.060 27.136
2006 0.000 0.645 0.025 1.167 1.837 0.099 7.596 17.202 2.234 27.032
2007 0.000 0.523 0.000 0.971 1.493 0.224 7.292 16.053 1.916 25.261

Fitchburg Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 18 82
2005 19 89
2006 20 91
2007 9 90

Fitchburg Crime Index

Year  Index
1999 2,314
2000 2,123
2001 1,771
2002 1,699

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Fitchburg Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Fitchburg Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 5,648 14.44%
10-19 Years 5,790 14.81%
20-29 Years 5,894 15.07%
30-39 Years 5,658 14.47%
40-49 Years 5,365 13.72%
50-59 Years 3,737 9.56%
60-69 Years 2,474 6.33%
70-79 Years 2,767 7.08%
80-89 Years 1,457 3.73%
90+ Years 312 0.80%

Fitchburg Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 18,659 47.72%
 Female 20,443 52.28%

Fitchburg Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 29,414 75.22%
 Hispanic/Latino 5,852 14.97%
 Asian 1,657 4.24%
 African-American 1,209 3.09%
 Multiracial 786 2.01%
 Amerindian 101 0.26%
 Other Race 78 0.20%
 Pacific Islander 5 0.01%

Fitchburg Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. French Non-Basque 7,289 20.08%
2. Irish 5,563 15.32%
3. French Canadian 4,702 12.95%
4. Italian 4,649 12.81%
5. English 3,218 8.86%
6. German 1,850 5.10%
7. Finnish 1,593 4.39%
8. United States Or American 1,436 3.96%
9. Polish 988 2.72%
10. Scottish 794 2.19%

Fitchburg Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 28,003 76.83%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 4,845 13.29%
3. French 1,160 3.18%
4. Miao / Hmong 704 1.93%
5. Laotian 285 0.78%
6. Vietnamese 209 0.57%
7. Greek 193 0.53%
8. Italian 153 0.42%
9. German 135 0.37%
10. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 124 0.34%

Fitchburg Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 35,875 91.75%
 Naturalized immigrant 1,498 3.83%
 Not a citizen 1,729 4.42%

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Fitchburg Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

01420