Sandisfield & Otis, MA

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Sandisfield & Otis Profile


Overview

Sandisfield & Otis is a very small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 2,475 people and just one neighborhood, Sandisfield & Otis is the 298th largest community in Massachusetts.

Occupations and Workforce

Sandisfield & Otis is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Sandisfield & Otis is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sandisfield & Otis who work in sales jobs (10.56%), office and administrative support (10.13%), and management occupations (7.90%).

A relatively large number of people in Sandisfield & Otis telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 11.77% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

Another notable thing is that Sandisfield & Otis is an extremely popular destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the town’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter place to live.

Overall, Sandisfield & Otis’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Sandisfield & Otis has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Sandisfield & Otis has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Sandisfield & Otis than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Sandisfield & Otis may be for you.

In Sandisfield & Otis, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 37.71 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Sandisfield & Otis Demographics

In terms of college education, Sandisfield & Otis 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: 30.05% of adults in Sandisfield & Otis have a college degree.

The per capita income in Sandisfield & Otis in 2010 was $33,230, which is lower middle income relative to Massachusetts, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $132,920 for a family of four. However, Sandisfield & Otis contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Sandisfield & Otis is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean 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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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Sandisfield & Otis 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 3.91

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Sandisfield & Otis 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 16.91

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Sandisfield & Otis 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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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
Farmington River Elementary
555 N Main Street
Otis, MA, 01253
PK-06

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.7% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.5% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.2% 4.7%

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