Population and Census Data

2010 Census population map of Cambridge

The majority of demographic information available about Cambridge derives from one of the U. S. Census Bureau programs.

Demographic Data

Demographic Information about Cambridge is available at three geographic levels:

SNAP, TAFDC and EAEDC Participation

This data set provides summarizes by zip code area participation by Cambridge residents in three public benefit programs, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Temporary Assistance for Families with Dependent Children (TADFC), and Emergency Aid to the Elderly, Disabled, and Children (EAEDC).  Available through the City's open data portal:

For More Information

For more information about socioeconomic and demographic statistics about Cambridge, please contact Cliff Cook, ccook@cambridgema.gov, Senior Planning Information Manager, at 617/349-4656.