West Brookfield strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Massachusetts):
People in Middle Class or Better
Well-Paid Single Women
Median Family Income
Affordability of Rents
Comparing West Brookfield to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Massachusetts (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||17 miles W of Worcester, Massachusetts (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||56 miles W of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Standard Zip Codes||01585|
|Phone Area Codes||508|
|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|
|Station||WORCESTER RGNL AP|
|Jan Temp||16 to 31 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 54 F|
|Jul Temp||61 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||49 inches|
|Station||BARRE FALLS DAM|
|Jan Temp||11 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||32 to 55 F|
|Jul Temp||55 to 80 F|
|Oct Temp||34 to 59 F|
|Annual Precip||45.5 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.01|
|American Indian & Alaskan||9||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||40||1.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||3,895|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||16.4%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||0.6%|
According to the US Postal Service, West Brookfield, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Westbrookfield (01585)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
Merriam-gilbert Public Library
3 WEST MAIN ST.
West Brookfield, Massachusetts
These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).
Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Discover the Advantages of Porter and Chester . At Porter and Chester Institute, we’re serious about preparing you for career success.
Change the World with American University
Be a part of something bigger than yourself.
Sacred Heart University Online
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.
|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Haverhill, New Hampshire||89.2||28.1%||17.6%||19.4%||27||$44,816||4.9%||1.8%||4,416||6.8%||16.5||12%||2|
|2. Tuftonboro, New Hampshire||87.5||23.1%||22.1%||29.3%||29||$51,875||4.7%||1.7%||2,148||6.4%||9.3||51.7%||2.8|
|3. Alton, New Hampshire||87.1||23.6%||15.4%||21.5%||33||$46,467||6.1%||1.2%||4,502||6.5%||15.3||45.7%||1.3|
|4. Rye, New Hampshire||84.6||27.4%||19%||53.3%||29||$74,956||4.8%||1.3%||5,182||3.5%||9.1||14.6%||1.2|
|5. Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania||83.8||26.9%||17.1%||14.2%||28||$43,710||4.8%||1.6%||4,804||10%||14.8||2.3%||2.3|
|6. Island Heights, New Jersey||82.1||26%||17.3%||33.4%||28||$72,596||4.8%||2.2%||1,751||4.1%||10.3||7.8%||2.3|
|7. Ponce Inlet, Florida||76.4||19.7%||32.9%||31.9%||29||$58,828||2.1%||2.3%||2,513||5.1%||13.9||34.3%||1.2|
These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.
Are you an official in the West Brookfield government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.