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Longmeadow is a medium-sized town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 15,882 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Longmeadow is the 123rd largest community in Massachusetts.
Housing costs in Longmeadow 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.
Longmeadow is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 92.44% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Longmeadow is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Longmeadow who work in management occupations (14.01%), healthcare (13.31%) and sales jobs (12.60%).
Also of interest is that Longmeadow has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In addition, Longmeadow 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, Longmeadow is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Longmeadow really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Longmeadow perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Longmeadow, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Longmeadow is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 64.29% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Longmeadow in 2010 was $53,904, which is wealthy relative to Massachusetts and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $215,616 for a family of four.
The people who call Longmeadow home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Longmeadow residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Longmeadow include Irish, Italian, English, German, Polish and French.
The most common language spoken in Longmeadow is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||5,725|
|LONGMEADOW HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||86.78%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||13.22%|
|TYPE OF LONGMEADOW HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||91.65%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||0.52%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||1.36%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||6.48%|
|SIZE OF LONGMEADOW HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||13.27%|
|AGE OF LONGMEADOW HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||1.91%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||24.11%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||49.41%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||24.57%|
|LONGMEADOW REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$344,404|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,515|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $51,000||1.95%|
|$51,001 - $102,000||0.00%|
|$102,001 - $203,000||6.32%|
|$203,001 - $305,000||31.00%|
|$305,001 - $407,000||27.80%|
|$407,001 - $508,000||16.50%|
|$508,001 - $762,000||12.15%|
|$762,001 - $1,017,000||2.86%|
|PEOPLE OF LONGMEADOW||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||4.67%|
|5 TO 17||19.80%|
|18 TO 24||7.24%|
|25 TO 34||5.70%|
|35 TO 54||28.64%|
|55 TO 64||13.60%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||20.35%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||94.90%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$108,835|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$53,904|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||5.31%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (20.80%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (9.10%)
Public Service (3.27%)
Information Technology (2.40%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.80%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.66%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||0.91%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||3.65%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (22.37%)
French Canadian (3.59%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (87.25%)
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