Ware, MA


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Living in Ware

Ware is a somewhat small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 9,888 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ware is the 180th largest community in Massachusetts. Ware has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.

Ware is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Ware is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ware who work in office and administrative support (13.43%), sales jobs (9.06%), and management occupations (7.15%).

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!) Ware 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. Ware has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Ware than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Ware may be for you.

The education level of Ware citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.45% of adults in Ware have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Ware in 2010 was $26,687, which is low income relative to Massachusetts, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $106,748 for a family of four. However, Ware contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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