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  9. Plymouth Criminal Information
  10. Plymouth Immigration & Civil Rights Information
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Plymouth Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 48,108
  • Land Area (2000): 246.548 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 91.404 square kilometers
  • Local Time(s):
  • Area Code(s): 508, 774
  • Alias(es) (2003): CEDARVILLE, PLYMOUTH

Plymouth Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
1999 50,037 2002 52,342 2005 54,453
2000 52,117 2003 53,836 2006 55,253
2001 51,947 2004 Not Available 2007 56,023

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Houses (2000): 19,670

Plymouth Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 42,381 88.10%
 Rural, Farm 39 0.08%
 Rural, Non-farm 5,688 11.82%

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Plymouth Employment Information

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Employment (2003): 38,126
Payroll (2003) / (1Q 2003): $1,523,886,000 / $321,140,000

Plymouth Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 23,703 21,973 1,730 7.30% 73
1991 23,886 21,636 2,251 9.42% 94
1992 24,055 21,712 2,343 9.74% 97
1993 24,373 22,291 2,082 8.54% 85
1994 24,707 22,990 1,716 6.95% 69
1995 24,220 22,710 1,511 6.24% 62
1996 24,671 23,273 1,398 5.67% 57
1997 25,385 24,105 1,280 5.04% 50
1998 25,879 24,839 1,040 4.02% 40
1999 26,357 25,458 900 3.41% 34
2000 27,608 26,811 798 2.89% 29
2001 28,122 27,153 969 3.45% 34
2002 28,469 27,073 1,397 4.91% 49
2003 28,556 26,949 1,607 5.63% 56
2004 28,642 27,138 1,504 5.25% 52
2005 28,955 27,516 1,439 4.97% 50
2006 29,274 27,771 1,503 5.14% 51
2007 29,562 28,076 1,486 5.03% 50
2008 29,745 28,113 1,631 5.48% 55
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 29,880 28,039 1,841 6.16% 62
Feb 2008 29,744 27,981 1,763 5.93% 59
Mar 2008 29,757 28,089 1,668 5.61% 56
Apr 2008 29,430 28,145 1,285 4.37% 44
May 2008 29,278 27,808 1,470 5.02% 50
Jun 2008 29,946 28,236 1,710 5.71% 57
Jul 2008 30,109 28,475 1,634 5.43% 54
Aug 2008 30,010 28,395 1,615 5.38% 54
Sep 2008 29,547 27,852 1,695 5.74% 57
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Plymouth Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 1,753 13.95%
2. Finance and Insurance 755 6.01%
3. Public Administration 745 5.93%
4. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 640 5.09%
5. Accommodation and Food Services 570 4.53%
6. Health Care 533 4.24%
7. Educational Services 525 4.18%
8. Food and Beverage Stores 462 3.68%
9. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 461 3.67%
10. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 375 2.98%
11. Utilities 371 2.95%
12. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 356 2.83%
13. Repair and Maintenance 343 2.73%
14. Other Transportation 209 1.66%
15. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 208 1.65%
16. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 189 1.50%
17. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 178 1.42%
18. U.S. Postal Service 173 1.38%
19. Truck Transportation 168 1.34%
20. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 165 1.31%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 2,116 18.07%
2. Educational Services 1,548 13.22%
3. Finance and Insurance 1,095 9.35%
4. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 762 6.51%
5. Accommodation and Food Services 620 5.30%
6. Department and Other General Stores 457 3.90%
7. Public Administration 450 3.84%
8. Social Assistance 392 3.35%
9. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 353 3.02%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 304 2.60%
11. Personal and Laundry Services 254 2.17%
12. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 243 2.08%
13. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 237 2.02%
14. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 211 1.80%
15. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 206 1.76%
16. Metal Manufactuing 141 1.20%
17. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 135 1.15%
18. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 120 1.02%
19. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 112 0.96%
20. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 109 0.93%

Plymouth Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Sales and Related Occupations 690 5.49%
2. Other Management Occupations 685 5.45%
3. Other Installation / Maintenance 589 4.69%
4. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 538 4.28%
5. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 486 3.87%
6. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 462 3.68%
7. Carpenters 450 3.58%
8. Vehicle Mechanics 422 3.36%
9. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 366 2.91%
10. Top Executives 358 2.85%
11. Engineers 325 2.59%
12. Other Construction Trades 313 2.49%
13. Other Production Occupations 306 2.43%
14. Computer Specialists 296 2.36%
15. Business Operations Specialists 279 2.22%
16. Operations Managers Non Finance 279 2.22%
17. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 274 2.18%
18. Law Enforcement Workers 263 2.09%
19. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 252 2.00%
20. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 206 1.64%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 806 6.88%
2. Other Office and Admin Support 754 6.44%
3. Secretaries and Admins 748 6.39%
4. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 542 4.63%
5. Registered Nurses 540 4.61%
6. Other Sales and Related Occupations 457 3.90%
7. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 393 3.36%
8. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 365 3.12%
9. Customer Service Representatives 346 2.96%
10. Other Management Occupations 320 2.73%
11. Health Technologists and Technicians 311 2.66%
12. Business Operations Specialists 303 2.59%
13. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 282 2.41%
14. Cashiers 279 2.38%
15. Waiters and Waitresses 277 2.37%
16. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 259 2.21%
17. Child Care Workers 243 2.08%
18. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 232 1.98%
19. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 221 1.89%
20. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 216 1.84%

Plymouth Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 20,795 56.11%
15-35 hours 5,692 15.36%
1-14 hours 1,108 2.99%
No regular hours 9,467 25.54%

Plymouth Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 900 3.90%
5 AM-5:29 AM 1,145 4.97%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 1,202 5.21%
6 AM-6:29 AM 2,320 10.06%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 2,547 11.05%
7 AM-7:29 AM 3,463 15.02%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,818 12.22%
8 AM-8:29 AM 2,413 10.46%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 1,571 6.81%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 1,156 5.01%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 496 2.15%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 205 0.89%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,509 6.54%
4 PM-11:59 PM 1,313 5.69%

Plymouth Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 542 2.35%
5-9 1,975 8.57%
10-14 2,952 12.80%
15-19 2,679 11.62%
20-24 2,514 10.90%
25-29 978 4.24%
30-34 1,958 8.49%
35-39 675 2.93%
40-44 1,119 4.85%
45-59 2,491 10.80%
60-89 3,360 14.57%
At least 90 1,815 7.87%

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


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 71 0.31% 11,569 50.17%
30-44 23 0.10% 3,729 16.17%
45-59 45 0.20% 2,446 10.61%
At least 60 1,072 4.65% 4,103 17.79%

Plymouth Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 2,045 8.60%
 Car / truck / van, solo 19,499 82.04%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 53 0.22%
 Public transportation 1,211 5.10%
 Walked 250 1.05%
 Worked at home 709 2.98%

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Plymouth Family Information

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Households (2000): 16,991 (45,665 people)
Families (2000): 12,535 (39,506 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 6,004
People at same address in 1995: 26,482

Plymouth Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 752 4.43%
$10,000-$14,999 796 4.68%
$15,000-$19,999 701 4.13%
$20,000-$24,999 687 4.04%
$25,000-$29,999 823 4.84%
$30,000-$34,999 897 5.28%
$35,000-$39,999 853 5.02%
$40,000-$44,999 821 4.83%
$45,000-$49,999 818 4.81%
$50,000-$59,999 1,854 10.91%
$60,000-$74,999 2,246 13.22%
$75,000-$99,999 2,842 16.73%
$100,000-$124,999 1,399 8.23%
$125,000-$149,999 671 3.95%
$150,000-$199,999 486 2.86%
$200,000 or more 345 2.03%

Plymouth Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 3,498 20.68%
 Family, 2 people 4,601 27.20%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 898 5.31%
 Family, 3 people 3,009 17.79%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 91 0.54%
 Family, 4 people 2,931 17.33%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 31 0.18%
 Family, 5 people 1,306 7.72%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 8 0.05%
 Family, 6 people 393 2.32%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 6 0.04%
 Family, 7 or more people 144 0.85%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 1 0.01%

Plymouth Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 14,562 30.97%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 6,301 13.40%
Public Assistance 259 0.55%
Retirement 2,586 5.50%
Self Employment 2,124 4.52%
Social Security 3,970 8.44%
Supplemental Security 514 1.09%
Wage / Salary 14,177 30.15%
Other 2,522 5.36%

Plymouth Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 5,141 49.90%
 With children under 18 5,161 50.10%

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

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,189 6.39%
 Married 11,496 61.79%
 Never Married 5,503 29.58%
 Widowed 418 2.25%

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

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,895 9.90%
 Married 11,187 58.44%
 Never Married 4,350 22.72%
 Widowed 1,712 8.94%

Plymouth 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.


Plymouth Education Information

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Plymouth Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 916 2.56%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 3,234 9.05%
 High school diploma or equivalent 11,131 31.16%
 Some college, no degree 8,324 23.30%
 Associate degree 2,957 8.28%
 Bachelors degree 6,351 17.78%
 Graduate or professional degree 2,808 7.86%

Plymouth Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 355 0.74% 472 0.98% 827 1.72%
Kindergarten 495 1.03% 87 0.18% 582 1.21%
Grades 1-4 2,837 5.90% 251 0.52% 3,088 6.42%
Grades 5-8 2,676 5.56% 154 0.32% 2,830 5.88%
Grades 9-12 2,525 5.25% 255 0.53% 2,780 5.78%
Undergrad college 1,228 2.55% 613 1.27% 1,841 3.83%
Graduate or professional school 207 0.43% 203 0.42% 410 0.85%
Total 10,323 21.46% 2,035 4.23% 12,358 25.69%

Plymouth Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Plymouth Business Information

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Number of Businesses (2003): 2,498
Plymouth Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Plymouth Public Benefits Information

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Plymouth Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 43,474 95.34%
 Below Poverty Level 2,126 4.66%

Plymouth Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Plymouth Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 1,504

Plymouth 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 1.939 0.320 0.020 0.280 2.558 0.100 4.057 15.948 1.199 21.304
2000 2.034 0.154 0.038 0.249 2.475 0.134 3.665 13.393 1.286 18.478
2001 2.214 0.135 0.000 0.173 2.522 0.135 3.715 13.033 1.251 18.134
2002 2.102 0.172 0.000 0.554 2.828 0.172 4.280 14.329 1.643 20.423
2003 1.653 0.260 0.000 0.502 2.415 0.130 4.941 13.838 1.709 20.488
2004 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2005 1.157 0.055 0.000 0.184 1.396 0.055 3.544 8.797 0.698 13.039
2006 1.412 0.090 0.000 0.398 1.900 0.036 2.624 9.158 0.543 12.325
2007 1.553 0.089 0.000 0.250 1.892 0.054 3.159 10.906 0.643 14.708

Plymouth Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 17 97
2005 19 95
2006 16 100
2007 18 101

Plymouth Crime Index

Year  Index
1999 1,194
2000 1,092
2001 1,073
2002 1,217

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Plymouth Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Plymouth Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 6,840 14.22%
10-19 Years 6,694 13.91%
20-29 Years 5,304 11.03%
30-39 Years 8,354 17.37%
40-49 Years 7,918 16.46%
50-59 Years 6,190 12.87%
60-69 Years 2,878 5.98%
70-79 Years 2,276 4.73%
80-89 Years 1,309 2.72%
90+ Years 345 0.72%

Plymouth Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 24,016 49.92%
 Female 24,092 50.08%

Plymouth Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 45,258 94.08%
 African-American 854 1.78%
 Hispanic/Latino 834 1.73%
 Multiracial 553 1.15%
 Asian 271 0.56%
 Other Race 215 0.45%
 Amerindian 106 0.22%
 Pacific Islander 17 0.04%

Plymouth Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. Irish 16,801 29.24%
2. Italian 8,586 14.94%
3. English 8,106 14.11%
4. German 3,571 6.21%
5. French Non-Basque 2,890 5.03%
6. Portuguese 2,572 4.48%
7. Scottish 1,805 3.14%
8. United States Or American 1,739 3.03%
9. French Canadian 1,550 2.70%
10. Polish 1,453 2.53%

Plymouth Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 42,031 93.71%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,113 2.48%
3. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 413 0.92%
4. French 363 0.81%
5. Italian 204 0.45%
6. German 112 0.25%
7. French Creole 104 0.23%
8. Vietnamese 56 0.12%
9. Greek 55 0.12%
10. Armenian 52 0.12%

Plymouth Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 46,457 96.57%
 Naturalized immigrant 1,003 2.08%
 Not a citizen 648 1.35%

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Plymouth Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Plymouth Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

02360 02361 02362