West Brookfield, MA

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West Brookfield Profile


Overview

West Brookfield is a very small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 3,780 people and just one neighborhood, West Brookfield is the 262nd largest community in Massachusetts.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, West Brookfield is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, West Brookfield is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Brookfield who work in office and administrative support (18.45%), sales jobs (12.57%), and management occupations (11.26%).


Setting & Lifestyle

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

One downside of living in West Brookfield is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In West Brookfield, the average commute to work is 30.32 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Being a small town, West Brookfield does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

West Brookfield Demographics

In terms of college education, West Brookfield 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: 30.59% of adults in West Brookfield have a college degree.

The per capita income in West Brookfield in 2010 was $32,878, which is lower middle income relative to Massachusetts, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $131,512 for a family of four. However, West Brookfield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call West Brookfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of West Brookfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in West Brookfield include French , English, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in West Brookfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Portuguese.

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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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
West Brookfield 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 3.91
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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West Brookfield 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 16.91
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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West Brookfield 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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Better than of MA school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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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
Warren Elementary
51 Schoolhouse Drive
West Warren, MA, 01092
PK-06
Quaboag Regional High
284 Old West Brookfield Road
Warren, MA, 01083
09-12
West Brookfield Elementary
89 North Main Street
West Brookfield, MA, 01585
PK-06
Quaboag Regional Middle Innovation School
284 Old West Brookfield Road
Warren, MA, 01083
07-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.2% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.2% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 4.7%

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