West Roxbury Demographics


  • Total Population28,505
  • Male Population(45.2 %) 12,890
  • Female Population(54.8 %) 15,615
  • Median Age44.40
There are currently 28,505 people living in West Roxbury. Out of the total population number, 12,890 are men and 15,615 are women. The median age for West Roxbury dwellers is 44.40.


  • White Collar13,283
  • Blue Collar1,933
There are currently 13,283 white-collar jobs and 1,933 blue-collar jobs in West Roxbury.


  • Total Households11,333
  • Family Households7,183
  • Non-family Households4,150
  • Households With Children3,038
  • Households Without Children8,295
  • Average People Per Household2.47
There are currently 11,333 households in West Roxbury. Out of this total, 7,183 are family households, 4,150 are non-family households, 3,038 are households with children and 8,295 are households without children. The average number of people per household in West Roxbury is 2.47.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School778
  • Some High School5,470
  • Some College4,207
  • Associate Degree1,180
  • Bachelors Degree6,006
  • Graduate Degree5,864
There are 778 people living in West Roxbury without a high school degree, 5,470 people with some high school degree and 4,207 people with a college degree. 1,180 people have an associate degree, 6,006 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 5,864 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married7,302
  • Married12,793
  • Separated560
  • Widowed1,656
  • Divorced1,815
7,302 of the people living in West Roxbury have never been married, while 12,793 are married and 560 are separated. A total of 1,656 people are widowed and 1,815 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$113,775
  • Median Household Income$93,343
  • Median Income Under 25$48,352
  • Median Income 25-44$112,792
  • Median Income 45-64$119,912
  • Median Income Over 65$49,497

The average household income for people living in West Roxbury is $113,775, while the median household income is $93,343. The median income in West Roxbury is $48,352 for those under 25, $112,792 for those aged 25 to 44, $119,912 for those aged 45 to 64, and $49,497 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.