Halifax, MA

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640 Vital Statistics. 19 Condition Alerts found.

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Halifax Profile


Overview

Halifax is a somewhat small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 7,834 people and just one neighborhood, Halifax is the 210th largest community in Massachusetts.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Halifax isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Halifax are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Halifax is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Halifax who work in office and administrative support (16.33%), sales jobs (10.39%), and management occupations (8.34%).

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


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Halifax is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Halifax 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, Halifax has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Halifax’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

In Halifax, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.08 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Halifax Demographics

The population of Halifax overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Halifax, 23.19% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Halifax in 2010 was $34,566, which is lower middle income relative to Massachusetts, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $138,264 for a family of four. However, Halifax contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Halifax, MA HOMES

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TYPE OF Halifax, MA HOMES

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SIZE OF Halifax, MA HOMES

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SIZE OF Halifax, MA HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Halifax 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 3.91
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Halifax 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 16.91
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Halifax Property CRIMES
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Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Halifax 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 10 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

SILVER LAKE


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

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
Silver Lake Regional Middle School
256 Pembroke Street
Kingston, MA, 02364
06-08
Silver Lake Regional High
260 Pembroke Street
Kingston, MA, 02364
PK-12

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 17.6% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.5% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.1% 4.7%

Educational Expenditures

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HALIFAX


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Massachusetts

(10 is best)

Better than of MA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

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
Halifax Elementary
464 Plymouth Street
Halifax, MA, 02338
KG-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 20.1% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.6% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.5% 4.7%

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