Most Expensive Holden Neighborhoods
|1||Dawson / Camp Kinneywood|
|3||Quinapoxet / Jefferson|
|4||Shrewsbury St / Main St|
Holden is a medium-sized town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 17,404 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Holden is the 111th largest community in Massachusetts.
Housing costs in Holden are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Massachusetts.
Holden is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.09% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Holden is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Holden who work in office and administrative support (12.09%), management occupations (11.59%) and healthcare (10.36%).
Also of interest is that Holden has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Holden is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Holden’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Holden, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Holden is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 51.12% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Holden in 2010 was $38,639, which is upper middle income relative to Massachusetts, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $154,556 for a family of four.
The people who call Holden home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Holden residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Holden include Irish, Italian, English, French, German and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Holden is English.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||6,394|
|HOLDEN HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||86.97%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||13.03%|
|TYPE OF HOLDEN HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||85.14%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||3.68%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||4.73%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||6.30%|
|SIZE OF HOLDEN HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||2.98%|
|AGE OF HOLDEN HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||10.31%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||33.23%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||43.13%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||13.32%|
|HOLDEN REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$270,896|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$913|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $47,000||1.28%|
|$47,001 - $94,000||0.24%|
|$94,001 - $187,000||8.06%|
|$187,001 - $281,000||46.07%|
|$281,001 - $374,000||23.42%|
|$374,001 - $468,000||15.33%|
|$468,001 - $702,000||5.45%|
|$702,001 - $936,000||0.16%|
|PEOPLE OF HOLDEN||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.71%|
|5 TO 17||19.73%|
|18 TO 24||5.88%|
|25 TO 34||8.83%|
|35 TO 54||31.40%|
|55 TO 64||13.92%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||14.53%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||96.00%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$89,660|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$38,639|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||3.52%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (18.75%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (7.73%)
Public Service (6.48%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||1.06%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.06%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.01%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.55%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.25%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||2.15%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (20.33%)
French Canadian (2.81%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (90.72%)
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