Hopedale, MA

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Hopedale Profile


Overview

Hopedale is a somewhat small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 5,955 people and just one neighborhood, Hopedale is the 232nd largest community in Massachusetts. Hopedale has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.

Housing costs in Hopedale 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

Hopedale is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 93.20% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Hopedale is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hopedale who work in office and administrative support (16.42%), management occupations (15.89%), and sales jobs (10.84%).

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


Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, Hopedale 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.

Because of many things, Hopedale is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Hopedale 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, Hopedale has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Hopedale’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

In Hopedale, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.84 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.

Despite being a small town, Hopedale has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.

Hopedale Demographics

Hopedale is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 40.19% of adults in Hopedale have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.

The per capita income in Hopedale in 2010 was $39,573, which is upper middle income relative to Massachusetts, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $158,292 for a family of four.

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

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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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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Hopedale 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 3.91

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Hopedale 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 16.91

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Hopedale 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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School Quality

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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)

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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
Park Street School
6 Park Street
Hopedale, MA, 01747
PK-PK
Memorial School
6 Prospect Street
Hopedale, MA, 01747
KG-06
Hopedale Jr Sr High School
25 Adin Street
Hopedale, MA, 01747
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.5% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.9% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.6% 3.9%

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