Most Expensive Westford Neighborhoods
Westford is a medium-sized town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 23,678 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Westford is the 85th largest community in Massachusetts.
Westford home prices are not only among the most expensive in Massachusetts, but Westford real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Westford is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.10% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Westford is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Westford who work in management occupations (14.85%), computer science and math (14.51%) and business and financial occupations (9.03%).
Also of interest is that Westford has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Westford is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Westford a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Westford has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Westford’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in Westford, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.26 minutes every day commuting to work.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Westford. 69.45% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Westford in 2010 was $49,168, which is wealthy relative to Massachusetts and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $196,672 for a family of four.
Westford is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Westford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Westford residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Westford include Irish, Italian, English, German, French and French Canadian.
The languages spoken by people in Westford 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 Westford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese, Other Asian languages and Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||7,738|
|WESTFORD HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||91.63%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||8.37%|
|TYPE OF WESTFORD HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||86.17%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||5.63%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||3.76%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||3.84%|
|SIZE OF WESTFORD HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.39%|
|AGE OF WESTFORD HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||13.83%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||54.31%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||20.23%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||11.63%|
|WESTFORD REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$523,269|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,644|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $58,000||2.58%|
|$58,001 - $117,000||0.23%|
|$117,001 - $234,000||1.61%|
|$234,001 - $350,000||13.21%|
|$350,001 - $467,000||21.40%|
|$467,001 - $584,000||20.01%|
|$584,001 - $876,000||37.07%|
|$876,001 - $1,168,000||2.66%|
|PEOPLE OF WESTFORD||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||4.49%|
|5 TO 17||25.13%|
|18 TO 24||6.03%|
|25 TO 34||6.30%|
|35 TO 54||33.19%|
|55 TO 64||13.75%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||11.12%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||97.64%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$125,143|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$49,168|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||2.74%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (18.66%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (18.28%)
Public Service (4.38%)
Information Technology (3.81%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.56%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.78%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.78%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||2.65%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (26.17%)
French Canadian (6.18%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (84.04%)
Other Asian languages (2.89%)
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