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New Seabury, Massachusetts
Census-designated place
Popponesset Marketplace
Popponesset Marketplace
Location in Barnstable County and the state of Massachusetts.
Location in Barnstable County and the state of Massachusetts.
Country United States
State Massachusetts
County Barnstable
Town Mashpee
 • Total 2.5 sq mi (6.6 km2)
 • Land 2.4 sq mi (6.2 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.4 km2)
Elevation 26 ft (8 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 717
 • Density 301/sq mi (116.2/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 02649
Area code(s) 508
FIPS code 25-45500
GNIS feature ID 1877297

New Seabury is a census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Mashpee in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States, on Cape Cod. The area consists primarily of summer homes for wealthy families. Attractions include a world-renowned country club and the Fells Pond, Daniels Island, and Littleneck Bay neighborhoods. The population of the CDP was 717 at the 2010 census.


New Seabury is located in the southern part of the town of Mashpee at 41°34′23″N 70°28′27″W / 41.573090°N 70.474038°W / 41.573090; -70.474038. It is bordered to the south by Vineyard Sound and Nantucket Sound, to the east by the Popponesset and Popponesset Island CDPs, to the north by Ockway Bay, and to the west by Great Oak Road. A small portion of the CDP crosses Great Oak Road and extends west to the Great River opposite Monomoscoy Island.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the New Seabury CDP has a total area of 2.5 square miles (6.6 km2). 2.4 square miles (6.2 km2) of it is land, and 0.15 square miles (0.4 km2) of it (6.56%) is water.


See also: List of Massachusetts locations by per capita income

As of the census of 2000, there were 815 people, 411 households, and 279 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 132.8/km² (343.9/mi²). There were 1,493 housing units at an average density of 243.2/km² (630.0/mi²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 95.83% White, 0.37% African American, 0.12% Native American, 0.61% Asian, 0.86% from other races, and 2.21% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.10% of the population.

There were 411 households out of which 10.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.0% were married couples living together, 3.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.1% were non-families. 28.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.98 and the average family size was 2.37.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 9.1% under the age of 18, 2.2% from 18 to 24, 13.9% from 25 to 44, 37.4% from 45 to 64, and 37.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 59 years. For every 100 females there were 95.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.0 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $85,594, and the median income for a family was $94,028. Males had a median income of $60,441 versus $29,333 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $59,130. About 1.8% of families and 1.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 3.8% of those age 65 or over.

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