Oakham, MA

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Oakham Profile


Overview

Oakham is a very small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 1,929 people and just one neighborhood, Oakham is the 290th largest community in Massachusetts.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Oakham isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Oakham are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Oakham is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oakham who work in management occupations (14.92%), office and administrative support (12.31%), and healthcare (9.37%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Oakham is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Oakham’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

One downside of living in Oakham is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Oakham, the average commute to work is 34.91 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Oakham Demographics

The overall education level of Oakham citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.65% of adults in Oakham have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Oakham in 2010 was $31,607, which is lower middle income relative to Massachusetts, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $126,428 for a family of four. However, Oakham contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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

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)

Crime
Oakham 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 3.91
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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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Oakham 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 16.91
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Oakham 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

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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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District Quality Compared to Massachusetts

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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
Quabbin Regional Middle School
800 South Street
Barre, MA, 01005
07-08
Hubbardston Center
8 Elm Street
Hubbardston, MA, 01452
KG-06
New Braintree Grade
15 Memorial Drive
New Braintree, MA, 01531
PK-01
Oakham Center
1 Deacon Allen Drive
Oakham, MA, 01068
02-06
Ruggles Lane
105 Ruggles Lane
Barre, MA, 01005
KG-06
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800 South Street
Barre, MA, 01005
11-12
Quabbin Regional High School
800 South Street
Barre, MA, 01005
09-12
Hardwick Elementary
531 Lower Road
Gilbertville, MA, 01031
KG-06

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 26.0% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 21.0% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.1% 4.7%

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