Woburn

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  4. Woburn Employment Information
  5. Woburn Family Information
  6. Woburn Education Information
  7. Woburn Business Information
  8. Woburn Public Benefits Information
  9. Woburn Criminal Information
  10. Woburn Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Woburn Zip Codes


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Woburn Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 37,258
  • Land Area (2000): 32.826 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.566 square kilometers
  • Average Daily / Average High Temperature In Fahrenheit (Celsius) In January (1961-1990): 24.5186 (-4.2) / (-17.8)
  • Average Daily / Average High Temperature In Fahrenheit (Celsius) In July (1961-1990): 71.0186 (21.7) / 82.7186 (28.2)
  • Average Annual Heating Degree Days (1961-1990): 6,573
  • Average Annual Cooling Degree Days (1961-1990): 425
  • Average Annual Precipitation (1961-1990): 47 inches
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  • Area Code(s): 339, 617, 781, 978
  • Alias(es) (2003): AT&T, BANK OF AMERICA, FLEET BANK, MELLON FINANCIAL SERVICES, NATIONAL GRID, WOBURN

Woburn Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
1999 37,239 2002 37,720 2005 37,344
2000 38,473 2003 38,036 2006 37,370
2001 37,435 2004 37,710 2007 36,996

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Houses (2000): 15,391
Very Low Income (VLI) Owner Households (2000): 1,402
Very Low Income (VLI) Renter Households (2000): 1,765
Woburn Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Woburn Employment Information

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Employment (2003): 35,696
Payroll (2003) / (1Q 2003): $1,666,027,000 / $394,330,000

Woburn Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 21,700 20,409 1,291 5.95% 60
1991 21,781 19,934 1,847 8.48% 85
1992 21,633 19,779 1,854 8.57% 86
1993 21,398 20,059 1,339 6.26% 63
1994 21,509 20,239 1,271 5.91% 59
1995 21,491 20,484 1,007 4.68% 47
1996 21,762 20,914 848 3.90% 39
1997 22,286 21,533 754 3.38% 34
1998 22,634 22,024 610 2.70% 27
1999 22,897 22,285 613 2.68% 27
2000 21,464 20,975 489 2.28% 23
2001 21,709 20,976 733 3.38% 34
2002 21,914 20,796 1,117 5.10% 51
2003 21,594 20,410 1,185 5.49% 55
2004 21,287 20,266 1,021 4.80% 48
2005 21,200 20,265 935 4.41% 44
2006 21,101 20,158 943 4.47% 45
2007 21,251 20,380 871 4.10% 41
2008 21,329 20,407 922 4.32% 43
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 21,320 20,353 967 4.54% 45
Feb 2008 21,228 20,311 917 4.32% 43
Mar 2008 21,313 20,389 924 4.34% 43
Apr 2008 21,148 20,430 718 3.40% 34
May 2008 21,071 20,186 885 4.20% 42
Jun 2008 21,513 20,496 1,017 4.73% 47
Jul 2008 21,606 20,669 937 4.34% 43
Aug 2008 21,547 20,611 936 4.34% 43
Sep 2008 21,218 20,218 1,000 4.71% 47
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Woburn Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 1,256 11.69%
2. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 962 8.95%
3. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 538 5.01%
4. Educational Services 483 4.50%
5. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 482 4.49%
6. Finance and Insurance 463 4.31%
7. Health Care 426 3.97%
8. Public Administration 415 3.86%
9. Accommodation and Food Services 365 3.40%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 274 2.55%
11. Truck Transportation 233 2.17%
12. Other Transportation 228 2.12%
13. U.S. Postal Service 227 2.11%
14. Repair and Maintenance 223 2.08%
15. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 208 1.94%
16. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 192 1.79%
17. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 188 1.75%
18. Printing and Related Manufacturing 186 1.73%
19. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 180 1.68%
20. Metal Manufactuing 174 1.62%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 1,734 18.17%
2. Educational Services 1,125 11.79%
3. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 974 10.21%
4. Finance and Insurance 739 7.74%
5. Accommodation and Food Services 527 5.52%
6. Social Assistance 388 4.07%
7. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 321 3.36%
8. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 281 2.94%
9. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 266 2.79%
10. Public Administration 231 2.42%
11. Food and Beverage Stores 203 2.13%
12. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 189 1.98%
13. Department and Other General Stores 180 1.89%
14. Personal and Laundry Services 177 1.85%
15. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 152 1.59%
16. Radio, Television, and Computer Stores 145 1.52%
17. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 123 1.29%
18. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 116 1.22%
19. Construction 102 1.07%
20. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 99 1.04%

Woburn Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Computer Specialists 773 7.20%
2. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 511 4.76%
3. Other Management Occupations 471 4.38%
4. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 467 4.35%
5. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 464 4.32%
6. Other Sales and Related Occupations 427 3.97%
7. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 378 3.52%
8. Other Installation / Maintenance 373 3.47%
9. Other Production Occupations 369 3.43%
10. Engineers 319 2.97%
11. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 301 2.80%
12. Other Office and Admin Support 288 2.68%
13. Vehicle Mechanics 261 2.43%
14. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 255 2.37%
15. Top Executives 231 2.15%
16. Accountants and Auditors 228 2.12%
17. Business Operations Specialists 228 2.12%
18. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 217 2.02%
19. Cashiers 208 1.94%
20. Carpenters 199 1.85%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Secretaries and Admins 715 7.49%
2. Other Office and Admin Support 686 7.19%
3. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 609 6.38%
4. Registered Nurses 464 4.86%
5. Computer Specialists 404 4.23%
6. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 335 3.51%
7. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 335 3.51%
8. Other Management Occupations 334 3.50%
9. Customer Service Representatives 332 3.48%
10. Health Technologists and Technicians 327 3.43%
11. Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping 296 3.10%
12. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 284 2.98%
13. Business Operations Specialists 281 2.94%
14. Other Sales and Related Occupations 254 2.66%
15. Waiters and Waitresses 245 2.57%
16. Cashiers 190 1.99%
17. Child Care Workers 167 1.75%
18. Other Production Occupations 158 1.66%
19. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 145 1.52%
20. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 137 1.44%

Woburn Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 17,261 56.94%
15-35 hours 4,100 13.53%
1-14 hours 889 2.93%
No regular hours 8,062 26.60%

Woburn Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 372 1.89%
5 AM-5:29 AM 272 1.38%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 722 3.67%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,140 5.79%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 2,270 11.53%
7 AM-7:29 AM 2,932 14.90%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 3,466 17.61%
8 AM-8:29 AM 3,137 15.94%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 1,398 7.10%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 1,254 6.37%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 371 1.89%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 185 0.94%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,212 6.16%
4 PM-11:59 PM 950 4.83%

Woburn Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 442 2.25%
5-9 2,392 12.15%
10-14 3,568 18.13%
15-19 3,296 16.75%
20-24 2,635 13.39%
25-29 1,186 6.03%
30-34 2,643 13.43%
35-39 543 2.76%
40-44 543 2.76%
45-59 1,292 6.56%
60-89 905 4.60%
At least 90 236 1.20%

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


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 95 0.48% 13,424 68.21%
30-44 163 0.83% 3,566 18.12%
45-59 292 1.48% 1,000 5.08%
At least 60 333 1.69% 808 4.11%

Woburn Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 24 0.12%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,324 6.61%
 Car / truck / van, solo 17,017 84.95%
 Motorcycle 9 0.04%
 Other 76 0.38%
 Public transportation 883 4.41%
 Walked 348 1.74%
 Worked at home 351 1.75%

Woburn Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Woburn Family Information

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Households (2000): 15,029 (37,014 people)
Families (2000): 9,695 (30,076 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 4,258
People at same address in 1995: 22,187

Woburn Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 814 5.42%
$10,000-$14,999 790 5.26%
$15,000-$19,999 587 3.91%
$20,000-$24,999 625 4.16%
$25,000-$29,999 739 4.92%
$30,000-$34,999 767 5.10%
$35,000-$39,999 804 5.35%
$40,000-$44,999 635 4.23%
$45,000-$49,999 820 5.46%
$50,000-$59,999 1,574 10.47%
$60,000-$74,999 2,038 13.56%
$75,000-$99,999 2,318 15.42%
$100,000-$124,999 1,200 7.98%
$125,000-$149,999 599 3.99%
$150,000-$199,999 480 3.19%
$200,000 or more 239 1.59%

Woburn Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 4,304 28.70%
 Family, 2 people 3,941 26.28%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 877 5.85%
 Family, 3 people 2,415 16.10%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 115 0.77%
 Family, 4 people 1,910 12.74%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 36 0.24%
 Family, 5 people 941 6.27%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 6 0.04%
 Family, 6 people 294 1.96%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 3 0.02%
 Family, 7 or more people 151 1.01%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 4 0.03%

Woburn Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 12,157 29.17%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 6,592 15.82%
Public Assistance 263 0.63%
Retirement 2,696 6.47%
Self Employment 1,436 3.45%
Social Security 4,301 10.32%
Supplemental Security 483 1.16%
Wage / Salary 11,905 28.56%
Other 1,845 4.43%

Woburn Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 4,410 57.04%
 With children under 18 3,322 42.96%

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

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 985 6.60%
 Married 8,475 56.78%
 Never Married 5,030 33.70%
 Widowed 437 2.93%

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

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,170 7.38%
 Married 8,559 54.02%
 Never Married 4,374 27.60%
 Widowed 1,742 10.99%

Woburn 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.


Woburn Education Information

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Woburn Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 812 2.76%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 2,774 9.42%
 High school diploma or equivalent 9,590 32.56%
 Some college, no degree 5,872 19.94%
 Associate degree 1,917 6.51%
 Bachelors degree 5,657 19.21%
 Graduate or professional degree 2,832 9.61%

Woburn Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 232 0.62% 344 0.92% 576 1.55%
Kindergarten 313 0.84% 102 0.27% 415 1.11%
Grades 1-4 1,584 4.25% 322 0.86% 1,906 5.12%
Grades 5-8 1,609 4.32% 239 0.64% 1,848 4.96%
Grades 9-12 1,504 4.04% 173 0.46% 1,677 4.50%
Undergrad college 756 2.03% 463 1.24% 1,219 3.27%
Graduate or professional school 182 0.49% 387 1.04% 569 1.53%
Total 6,180 16.59% 2,030 5.45% 8,210 22.04%

Woburn 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.


Woburn Business Information

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Number of Businesses (2003): 1,915
Wholesale trade sales (2002): $2,436,782,000
Retail sales (2002): $732,086,000
Accommodation and foodservices sales (2002): $100,190,000
Woburn Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Woburn Public Benefits Information

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Woburn Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 34,832 93.88%
 Below Poverty Level 2,269 6.12%

Woburn 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.


Woburn Criminal Information

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Woburn 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 0.618 0.081 0.000 0.322 1.020 0.134 2.014 18.287 2.336 22.772
2000 1.404 0.078 0.000 0.286 1.767 0.104 2.261 16.921 2.495 21.782
2001 2.484 0.187 0.027 0.561 3.259 0.240 2.912 18.379 2.671 24.202
2002 1.776 0.053 0.000 0.583 2.413 0.133 2.810 18.770 2.306 24.019
2003 1.656 0.158 0.000 0.710 2.524 0.105 2.392 17.904 2.524 22.820
2004 1.671 0.027 0.053 0.557 2.307 0.159 2.015 16.441 2.174 20.631
2005 1.178 0.080 0.027 0.428 1.714 0.107 3.106 16.656 2.785 22.547
2006 1.525 0.134 0.000 0.776 2.435 0.054 2.676 17.153 1.659 21.488
2007 2.514 0.162 0.000 0.460 3.135 0.108 2.973 20.272 2.216 25.462

Woburn Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 7 71
2005 6 73
2006 6 74
2007 6 71

Woburn Crime Index

Year  Index
1999 886
2000 906
2001 1,028
2002 997

Woburn Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Woburn Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Woburn Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 4,388 11.78%
10-19 Years 4,126 11.07%
20-29 Years 4,999 13.42%
30-39 Years 6,697 17.97%
40-49 Years 5,841 15.68%
50-59 Years 3,898 10.46%
60-69 Years 3,229 8.67%
70-79 Years 2,759 7.41%
80-89 Years 1,106 2.97%
90+ Years 215 0.58%

Woburn Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 18,212 48.88%
 Female 19,046 51.12%

Woburn Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 33,176 89.04%
 Asian 1,804 4.84%
 Hispanic/Latino 1,152 3.09%
 African-American 644 1.73%
 Multiracial 360 0.97%
 Other Race 76 0.20%
 Amerindian 30 0.08%
 Pacific Islander 16 0.04%

Woburn Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. Irish 13,434 32.65%
2. Italian 9,532 23.17%
3. English 3,726 9.06%
4. German 1,806 4.39%
5. French Non-Basque 1,771 4.30%
6. French Canadian 1,258 3.06%
7. United States Or American 1,072 2.61%
8. Polish 1,013 2.46%
9. Portuguese 1,009 2.45%
10. Swedish 999 2.43%

Woburn Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 30,308 86.01%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,134 3.22%
3. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 726 2.06%
4. Italian 509 1.44%
5. Gujarathi 395 1.12%
6. Other Asian 259 0.74%
7. Chinese 207 0.59%
8. Greek 182 0.52%
9. Hindi 155 0.44%
10. French 154 0.44%

Woburn Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 33,669 90.37%
 Naturalized immigrant 1,561 4.19%
 Not a citizen 2,028 5.44%

Woburn Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Woburn 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.


Woburn Zip Codes

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