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. Much of the housing stock in Ware was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.

Unlike some towns, Ware isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ware are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ware is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ware who work in office and administrative support (13.34%), sales jobs (9.20%), and management occupations (8.01%).

Also of interest is that Ware has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Ware has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Ware a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

The population of Ware overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Ware, 22.52% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Ware in 2010 was $27,664, 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 $110,656 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 Asian. 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 Other Indo-European and Polish.