Wales strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Massachusetts):
Low Property Crime
Low Violent Crime
Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
Comparing Wales to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Massachusetts (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||19 miles E of Springfield, Massachusetts (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||62 miles W of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Standard Zip Codes||01081|
|Phone Area Codes||413|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||EAST BRIMFIELD LAKE|
|Jan Temp||12 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||47.4 inches|
|Jan Temp||12 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||34 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||48.8 inches|
|Station||WEST THOMPSON LAKE|
|Jan Temp||13 to 35 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||51.2 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.01|
|American Indian & Alaskan||5||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||11||0.6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,821|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||15.6%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||2.7%|
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|1. Holland, Massachusetts||92.7||18%||8.6%||19.8%||36||$57,024||6%||3%||2,407||7.3%||12.9||28.1%||10|
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