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Pembroke is a medium-sized town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 18,197 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Pembroke is the 101st largest community in Massachusetts.
Housing costs in Pembroke 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.
Unlike some towns, Pembroke isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pembroke are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pembroke is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pembroke who work in office and administrative support (13.56%), sales jobs (13.50%) and management occupations (9.69%).
Also of interest is that Pembroke has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Pembroke is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Pembroke 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, Pembroke has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Pembroke’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Pembroke is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Pembroke, the average commute to work is 32.39 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Even though Pembroke is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the train for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
The education level of Pembroke citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.62% of adults in Pembroke have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Pembroke in 2010 was $37,823, which is middle income relative to Massachusetts, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $151,292 for a family of four. However, Pembroke contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Pembroke home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pembroke residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Pembroke include Irish, Italian, English, German, French Canadian and French.
The most common language spoken in Pembroke is English.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||6,248|
|PEMBROKE HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||85.72%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||14.28%|
|TYPE OF PEMBROKE HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||80.81%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||6.44%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||2.76%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||9.99%|
|SIZE OF PEMBROKE HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||2.70%|
|AGE OF PEMBROKE HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||11.58%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||45.58%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||32.24%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||10.60%|
|PEMBROKE REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$402,393|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,758|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $58,000||1.89%|
|$58,001 - $116,000||0.19%|
|$116,001 - $231,000||3.58%|
|$231,001 - $347,000||26.15%|
|$347,001 - $462,000||36.40%|
|$462,001 - $578,000||20.08%|
|$578,001 - $867,000||10.06%|
|$867,001 - $1,156,000||0.93%|
|PEOPLE OF PEMBROKE||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.45%|
|5 TO 17||19.43%|
|18 TO 24||7.87%|
|25 TO 34||9.19%|
|35 TO 54||31.41%|
|55 TO 64||14.72%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||11.92%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||95.40%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$89,954|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$37,823|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||4.13%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (15.85%)
Public Service (7.75%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (4.10%)
Information Technology (2.47%)
Real estate (2.19%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.33%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.13%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.72%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.59%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||2.49%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (34.06%)
French Canadian (5.36%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (96.49%)
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