Town of Kingston

Demographics

Kingston is a city located in Plymouth County Massachusetts. Kingston has a 2021 population of 14,141. Kingston is currently growing at a rate of 0.99% annually and its population has increased by 11.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,639 in 2010. Kingston reached it’s highest population of 14,141 in 2021.

The average household income in Kingston is $113,673 with a poverty rate of 6.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,218 per month, and the median house value is $378,500. The median age in Kingston is 44 years, 44.7 years for males, and 43.6 years for females. White: 78.07% Black or African American: 7.63% Asian: 6.60% Other race: 4.18%

Kingston is home to the longest continuously run boat yard in North America, now named the Jones River Landing. The American Revolutionary War era brig, USS Independence, was built by Kingston shipbuilders on the Jones River and has emerged as a town icon, featured on the Kingston town seal.