Massachusetts has a population of 6,830,193. In the year 2020, there were 141,795 firearms sold in Massachusetts. That's one firearm sold for every 48.2 people in the state. Massachusetts ranks in the #47 position in terms of per capita gun sales, and in the #34 position in absolute firearm sales for the most recent year. For every McDonald’s restaurant in Massachusetts there are 1.18 gun dealers.