Northfield, MA

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Northfield Profile


Overview

Northfield is a very small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 2,992 people and just one neighborhood, Northfield is the 276th largest community in Massachusetts. Northfield has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.

Occupations and Workforce

Northfield is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Northfield is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Northfield who work in office and administrative support (11.53%), healthcare (10.75%), and management occupations (10.27%).


Setting & Lifestyle

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

As is often the case in a small town, Northfield doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Northfield Demographics

The education level of Northfield ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Northfield, 40.15% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in Northfield in 2010 was $31,588, which is lower middle income relative to Massachusetts, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $126,352 for a family of four. However, Northfield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Housing Market Details

 

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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)

Crime
Northfield 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.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Northfield 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 16.91
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Northfield 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 3 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

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

PIONEER VALLEY


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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 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
Pioneer Valley Regional
97 F Sumner Turner Rd
Northfield, MA, 01360
07-12
Bernardston Elementary
37 School Road
Bernardston, MA, 01337
PK-06
Pearl E Rhodes Elementary
7 Brattleboro Road
Leyden, MA, 01301
PK-06
Northfield Elementary
104 Main Street
Northfield, MA, 01360
PK-06
Warwick Community School
41 Winchester Road
Warwick, MA, 01378
PK-06

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.0% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 22.3% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.7% 4.7%

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