Raynham is a somewhat small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 13,797 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Raynham is the 146th largest community in Massachusetts.
Housing costs in Raynham 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.
Raynham is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Raynham is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Raynham who work in sales jobs (13.16%), office and administrative support (12.35%), and management occupations (11.29%).
Also of interest is that Raynham has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Raynham, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.23 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
In terms of college education, Raynham is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 32.97% of adults in Raynham have a college degree.
The per capita income in Raynham in 2010 was $34,819, which is middle income relative to Massachusetts, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $139,276 for a family of four. However, Raynham contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Raynham is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Raynham home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Raynham residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Raynham include English, Italian, Portuguese, and French .
The most common language spoken in Raynham is English. Other important languages spoken here include Portuguese and Spanish.