Most Expensive Westborough Neighborhoods
Westborough is a medium-sized town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 18,756 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Westborough is the 98th largest community in Massachusetts.
Housing costs in Westborough 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.
Westborough is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.20% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Westborough is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Westborough who work in management occupations (12.78%), sales jobs (12.44%) and computer science and math (11.79%).
Also of interest is that Westborough has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Westborough telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.94% 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.
In Westborough, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.37 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
If knowledge is power, Westborough is a pretty powerful place. 60.36% of the adults in Westborough have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Westborough in 2010 was $45,760, which is upper middle income relative to Massachusetts, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $183,040 for a family of four.
Westborough is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Westborough home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Westborough residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Westborough include Irish, English, Italian, German, French and Polish.
In addition, Westborough has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (21.32%).
The languages spoken by people in Westborough are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Westborough is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Other Asian languages, Chinese and Hindi.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||7,085|
|WESTBOROUGH HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||58.23%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||41.78%|
|TYPE OF WESTBOROUGH HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||49.80%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||7.34%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||10.11%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||32.54%|
|SIZE OF WESTBOROUGH HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||5.77%|
|AGE OF WESTBOROUGH HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||10.26%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||50.92%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||22.51%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||16.30%|
|WESTBOROUGH REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$421,639|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,655|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $53,000||2.78%|
|$53,001 - $106,000||0.33%|
|$106,001 - $212,000||3.61%|
|$212,001 - $318,000||14.87%|
|$318,001 - $425,000||27.60%|
|$425,001 - $531,000||20.72%|
|$531,001 - $796,000||25.27%|
|$796,001 - $1,061,000||3.79%|
|PEOPLE OF WESTBOROUGH||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.67%|
|5 TO 17||18.25%|
|18 TO 24||5.85%|
|25 TO 34||12.55%|
|35 TO 54||31.63%|
|55 TO 64||12.56%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||13.48%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||94.58%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$100,552|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$45,760|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||4.44%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Professional, scientific, and technical services (14.83%)
Information Technology (3.55%)
Public Service (2.05%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||2.94%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.28%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||1.33%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.35%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||6.54%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (19.02%)
French Canadian (3.87%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (74.61%)
Other Asian languages (4.20%)
French Creole (1.65%)
Indic languages (1.19%)
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