Bolton, MA

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Bolton Profile


Overview

Bolton is a very small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 5,180 people and just one neighborhood, Bolton is the 249th largest community in Massachusetts.

Bolton home prices are not only among the most expensive in Massachusetts, but Bolton real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Bolton is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.41% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bolton is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bolton who work in management occupations (19.77%), office and administrative support (11.10%), and computer science and math (8.30%).

Also of interest is that Bolton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

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


Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, Bolton is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.

Because of many things, Bolton is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Bolton a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Bolton has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Bolton’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in Bolton is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Bolton, the average commute to work is 32.72 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Bolton Demographics

If knowledge is power, Bolton is a pretty powerful place. 66.15% of the adults in Bolton have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Bolton in 2010 was $53,195, which is wealthy relative to Massachusetts and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $212,780 for a family of four.

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

The most common language spoken in Bolton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Portuguese and Chinese.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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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)

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Bolton 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 3.91
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Bolton 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 16.91
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Massachusetts 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Quality

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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
Hale
55 Hartley Road
Stow, MA, 01775
06-08
Center School
403 Great Rd
Stow, MA, 01775
PK-05
Luther Burbank Middle School
1 Hollywood Drive
Lancaster, MA, 01523
06-08
Mary Rowlandson Elementary
103 Hollywood Drive
Lancaster, MA, 01523
PK-05
Florence Sawyer School
100 Mechanic Street
Bolton, MA, 01740
PK-08
Nashoba Regional
12 Green Road
Bolton, MA, 01740
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 7.2% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.3% 4.7%

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