Languages in Massachusetts (State)

Language Spoken At Home#1

Percentage of the total population living in households in which a given language is spoken at home.
Scope: population of the United States and Massachusetts
Massachusetts
United States
0%5%10%CountSpanishPortugueseChinese1HaitianFrench2VietnameseRussianItalianArabicOther Indo-European languagesOther Indo-Europe…GreekKhmerHindiGermanPolishKoreanWestern AfricanSwahili et al.3Nepali, Marathi, or other Indic languagesNepali, Marathi, or …Gujarati8.603765%13.105530%8.603765%8.6%548,794549k2.822279%0.234186%2.822279%2.8%180,020180k1.953302%1.060159%1.953302%2.0%124,592125k1.156645%0.269929%1.156645%1.2%73,77773.8k0.857721%0.410100%0.857721%0.9%54,71054.7k0.627464%0.486855%0.627464%0.6%40,02340.0k0.608024%0.301383%0.608024%0.6%38,78338.8k0.553011%0.212663%0.553011%0.6%35,27435.3k0.543291%0.363857%0.543291%0.5%34,65434.7k0.386907%0.184459%0.386907%0.4%24,67924.7k0.362168%0.097388%0.362168%0.4%23,10123.1k0.353341%0.069842%0.353341%0.4%22,53822.5k0.324134%0.247020%0.324134%0.3%20,67520.7k0.265186%0.322889%0.265186%0.3%16,91516.9k0.257285%0.181071%0.257285%0.3%16,41116.4k0.255513%0.369818%0.255513%0.3%16,29816.3k0.227184%0.153965%0.227184%0.2%14,49114.5k0.216743%0.066985%0.216743%0.2%13,82513.8k0.214673%0.119832%0.214673%0.2%13,69313.7k0.169412%0.132246%0.169412%0.2%10,80610.8k

Speaking English 'Very Well'#2

Percentage of people living in households in which a given language is spoken at home.
Scope: population of the United States and Massachusetts
Less Than 'Very Well' 'Very Well'
United States
Massachusetts
50%0%50%Don'tDoGermanFrench1HindiItalianGreekSwahili et al.2Western AfricanOther Indo-European languagesOther Indo-Europe…PolishNepali, Marathi, or other Indic languagesNepali, Marathi, or …RussianGujaratiSpanishArabicKoreanPortugueseHaitianKhmerChinese3Vietnamese-9.358557%-15.531691%-9.358557%9.4%90.641443%84.468309%90.641443%90.6%1,58315,33215.3k-18.471943%-20.435910%-18.471943%18.5%81.528057%79.564090%81.528057%81.5%10,10610.1k44,60444.6k-20.401451%-20.627763%-20.401451%20.4%79.598549%79.372237%79.598549%79.6%4,21816,45716.5k-26.141067%-26.578506%-26.141067%26.1%73.858933%73.421494%73.858933%73.9%9,22126,05326.1k-26.756417%-25.476984%-26.756417%26.8%73.243583%74.523016%73.243583%73.2%6,18116,92016.9k-27.211573%-28.792915%-27.211573%27.2%72.788427%71.207085%72.788427%72.8%3,76210,06310.1k-28.314126%-22.479560%-28.314126%28.3%71.685874%77.520440%71.685874%71.7%4,10310,38810.4k-33.319827%-30.386196%-33.319827%33.3%66.680173%69.613804%66.680173%66.7%8,22316,45616.5k-34.361099%-39.289221%-34.361099%34.4%65.638901%60.710779%65.638901%65.6%5,63910,77210.8k-36.668371%-39.254822%-36.668371%36.7%63.331629%60.745178%63.331629%63.3%5,0218,672-39.666864%-44.829344%-39.666864%39.7%60.333136%55.170656%60.333136%60.3%15,38415.4k23,39923.4k-40.708865%-34.550527%-40.708865%40.7%59.291135%65.449473%59.291135%59.3%4,3996,407-41.125450%-41.560410%-41.125450%41.1%58.874550%58.439590%58.874550%58.9%225,694226k323,100323k-41.539216%-37.405871%-41.539216%41.5%58.460784%62.594129%58.460784%58.5%14,39514.4k20,25920.3k-42.213769%-54.055576%-42.213769%42.2%57.786231%45.944424%57.786231%57.8%6,8809,418-43.497389%-36.093908%-43.497389%43.5%56.502611%63.906092%56.502611%56.5%78,30478.3k101,716102k-44.408149%-41.592228%-44.408149%44.4%55.591851%58.407772%55.591851%55.6%32,76332.8k41,01441.0k-48.083237%-51.044288%-48.083237%48.1%51.916763%48.955712%51.916763%51.9%10,83710.8k11,70111.7k-50.915789%-55.476722%-50.915789%50.9%49.084211%44.523278%49.084211%49.1%63,43763.4k61,15561.2k-61.189816%-58.713636%-61.189816%61.2%38.810184%41.286364%38.810184%38.8%24,49024.5k15,53315.5k

Language by State in the United States

There are 50 states in the United States. This section compares Massachusetts to all of the states in the United States and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with Massachusetts.

Spanish Spoken at Home by State#3

Percentage of the total population living in households in which Spanish is spoken.
Scope: population of Massachusetts, selected other states in the United States, and entities that contain Massachusetts
0%5%10%15%20%25%Count#TexasCaliforniaNew MexicoNevadaFloridaArizonaNew JerseyNew YorkIllinoisUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesColoradoRhode IslandConnecticutUtahOregonMassachusettsWashingtonIdahoGeorgiaKansasMarylandNorth CarolinaN CarolinaNebraskaDelawareVirginiaOklahomaArkansasWyomingPennsylvaniaIndianaWisconsinSouth CarolinaS CarolinaTennesseeIowaMinnesotaLouisianaAlaskaAlabamaMichiganKentuckyMissouriMississippiOhioNew HampshireSouth DakotaHawaiiNorth DakotaMontanaWest VirginiaVermontMaine29.512011%29.512011%29.5%7,373,7977.37M128.787214%28.787214%28.8%10,407,91510.4M228.015085%28.015085%28.0%545,986546k321.123566%21.123566%21.1%561,619562k420.892141%20.892141%20.9%3,936,1293.94M520.427867%20.427867%20.4%1,285,6561.29M615.926284%15.926284%15.9%1,335,7291.34M715.032768%15.032768%15.0%2,785,0812.79M813.232963%13.232963%13.2%1,596,0911.60M913.105530%13.105530%13.1%39,145,06639.1M11.884980%11.884980%11.9%597,078597k1011.632811%11.632811%11.6%116,296116k1111.517761%11.517761%11.5%391,576392k129.939643%9.939643%9.9%267,820268k138.922994%8.922994%8.9%334,636335k148.603765%8.603765%8.6%548,794549k158.393129%8.393129%8.4%556,129556k167.943040%7.943040%7.9%120,847121k177.935208%7.935208%7.9%748,955749k187.538962%7.538962%7.5%203,505204k197.452966%7.452966%7.5%416,796417k207.396109%7.396109%7.4%690,417690k217.362800%7.362800%7.4%128,899129k226.860664%6.860664%6.9%60,31160.3k236.800564%6.800564%6.8%530,447530k246.800514%6.800514%6.8%245,483245k255.141835%5.141835%5.1%142,819143k264.998514%4.998514%5.0%27,24527.2k274.670721%4.670721%4.7%563,727564k284.626104%4.626104%4.6%285,410285k294.590155%4.590155%4.6%248,533249k304.419025%4.419025%4.4%200,761201k313.926162%3.926162%3.9%241,296241k323.905289%3.905289%3.9%113,633114k333.817511%3.817511%3.8%194,772195k343.615292%3.615292%3.6%156,774157k353.528310%3.528310%3.5%24,07824.1k363.249851%3.249851%3.2%147,816148k372.925168%2.925168%2.9%273,083273k382.573243%2.573243%2.6%106,467106k392.509444%2.509444%2.5%142,678143k402.404747%2.404747%2.4%67,25667.3k412.206979%2.206979%2.2%240,366240k422.092448%2.092448%2.1%26,42426.4k432.038652%2.038652%2.0%16,12516.1k441.955632%1.955632%2.0%25,85425.9k451.612284%1.612284%1.6%11,04011.0k461.342483%1.342483%1.3%12,92012.9k471.041404%1.041404%1.0%18,16418.2k481.036265%1.036265%1.0%6,175490.902214%0.902214%0.9%11,41111.4k50