Wakefield & Brookfield, NH

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Wakefield & Brookfield Profile


Overview

Wakefield & Brookfield is a somewhat small town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 5,670 people and just one neighborhood, Wakefield & Brookfield is the 67th largest community in New Hampshire.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Wakefield & Brookfield isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Wakefield & Brookfield are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wakefield & Brookfield is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Wakefield & Brookfield who work in sales jobs (11.84%), office and administrative support (10.61%), and food service (9.46%).

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


Setting & Lifestyle

Another notable thing is that Wakefield & Brookfield is an extremely popular destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the town’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter place to live.

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

In Wakefield & Brookfield, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 36.59 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Wakefield & Brookfield is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Wakefield & Brookfield Demographics

The population of Wakefield & Brookfield 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 Wakefield & Brookfield, 22.36% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Wakefield & Brookfield in 2010 was $28,516, which is lower middle income relative to New Hampshire, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $114,064 for a family of four. However, Wakefield & Brookfield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Wakefield & Brookfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wakefield & Brookfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Wakefield & Brookfield include French , Irish, Scottish, and German.

The most common language spoken in Wakefield & Brookfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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
Wakefield & Brookfield 0.101011101001110
New Hampshire 1.99

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Wakefield & Brookfield VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Wakefield & Brookfield 0.101011101001110
New Hampshire 17.46

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Wakefield & Brookfield 0.101011101001110
New Hampshire 6

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

65 Vital Statistics. 10 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

GOVERNOR WENTWORTH REG SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New Hampshire

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Better than of NH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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 NH Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Crescent Lake School
75 Mc Manus Rd.
Wolfeboro, NH, 03894
04-06
Kingswood Regional Middle School
404 S. Main St.
Wolfeboro, NH, 03894
07-08
Tuftonboro Central School
205 Middle Rd.
Ctr. Tuftonboro, NH, 03816
KG-06
Ossipee Central School
68 Main St.
Ctr. Ossipee, NH, 03814
PK-06
New Durham Elementary School
7 Old Bay Rd.
New Durham, NH, 03855
PK-06
Kingswood Regional High School
396 S. Main St.
Wolfeboro, NH, 03894
09-12
Effingham Elementary School
6 Partridge Cove Rd.
Effingham, NH, 03882
KG-06
Carpenter Elementary School
102 S. Main St.
Wolfeboro, NH, 03894
KG-03

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.7% 29.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.1% 24.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.7% 4.7%

Educational Expenditures

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WAKEFIELD SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New Hampshire

(10 is best)

Better than of NH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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 NH Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Paul Elementary School
60 Taylor Way
Sanbornville, NH, 03872
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.6% 29.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.5% 24.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.1% 4.7%

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