Ashfield & Conway, MA

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Ashfield & Conway Profile


Overview

Ashfield & Conway is a very small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 3,602 people and just one neighborhood, Ashfield & Conway is the 292nd largest community in Massachusetts. Ashfield & Conway has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.

Housing costs in Ashfield & Conway 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.

Occupations and Workforce

Ashfield & Conway is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Ashfield & Conway is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ashfield & Conway who work in management occupations (12.93%), office and administrative support (11.97%), and teaching (10.18%).

Of important note, Ashfield & Conway is also a town of artists. Ashfield & Conway has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Ashfield & Conway’s character.


Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, Ashfield & Conway is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.

Overall, Ashfield & Conway’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.

Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Ashfield & Conway is worth considering.

One downside of living in Ashfield & Conway, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.57 minutes every day commuting to work.

Ashfield & Conway Demographics

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Ashfield & Conway, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Ashfield & Conway is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 50.06% 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 Ashfield & Conway in 2010 was $38,307, which is middle income relative to Massachusetts, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $153,228 for a family of four. However, Ashfield & Conway contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Ashfield & Conway home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ashfield & Conway residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Ashfield & Conway include Irish, German, French , and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Ashfield & Conway is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and German.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Ashfield & Conway 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 3.91
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Ashfield & Conway 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 16.91
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Massachusetts 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

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District Quality Compared to Massachusetts

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Buckland Shelburne Regional
75 Mechanic Street
Shelburne Falls, MA, 01370
PK-06
Colrain Central
22 Jacksonville Rd
Colrain, MA, 01340
PK-06
Heath Elementary
18 Jacobs Road
Heath, MA, 01346
PK-06
Mohawk Trail Regional High
26 Ashfield Road
Shelburne Falls, MA, 01370
07-12
Sanderson Academy
808 Cape Street
Ashfield, MA, 01330
KG-06

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 35.1% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.6% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.5% 4.7%

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FRONTIER


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District Quality Compared to Massachusetts

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Better than of MA school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Frontier Regional
113 North Main Street
South Deerfield, MA, 01373
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 22.0% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.3% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.7% 4.7%

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CONWAY


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District Quality Compared to Massachusetts

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Better than of MA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Conway Grammar
24 Fournier Road
Conway, MA, 01341
PK-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 18.0% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.9% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.2% 4.7%

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