Ayer is a somewhat small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 7,952 people and just one neighborhood, Ayer is the 211th largest community in Massachusetts.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Ayer 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
Unlike some towns, Ayer isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ayer are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ayer is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ayer who work in office and administrative support (11.26%), sales jobs (10.02%) and management occupations (9.15%).
Also of interest is that Ayer has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Of important note, Ayer is also a town of artists. Ayer has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Ayer’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
In Ayer, a lot of people use the train to get to work every day though Ayer is a relatively small town. Those that ride the train are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.