Becket & Washington, MA

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Becket & Washington Profile


Overview

Becket & Washington is a very small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 2,289 people and just one neighborhood, Becket & Washington is the 294th largest community in Massachusetts.

Occupations and Workforce

Becket & Washington is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Becket & Washington is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Becket & Washington who work in office and administrative support (12.50%), sales jobs (12.11%), and management occupations (8.80%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Another notable thing is that Becket & Washington is an extremely popular destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the town’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter place to live.

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Becket & Washington has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Becket & Washington a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

In Becket & Washington, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.90 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Becket & Washington Demographics

The education level of Becket & Washington citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 37.40% of adults in Becket & Washington have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Becket & Washington in 2010 was $40,124, which is upper middle income relative to Massachusetts, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $160,496 for a family of four. However, Becket & Washington contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Becket & Washington is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Becket & Washington 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 3.91
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Becket & Washington 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 16.91
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Becket & Washington 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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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
Craneville
71 Park Avenue
Dalton, MA, 01226
PK-05
Becket Washington School
12 Maple Street
Becket, MA, 01223
PK-05
Kittredge
80 Maple Street
Hinsdale, MA, 01235
PK-05
Wahconah Regional High
150 Windsor Rd
Dalton, MA, 01226
09-12
Berkshire Trail Elementary
2 Main Street
Cummington, MA, 01026
PK-05
Nessacus Regional Middle School
35 Fox Road
Dalton, MA, 01226
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.4% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.0% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 4.7%

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