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Demographics

People

Total Population5,113
Male Share of the Population47.9%
Female Share of the Population52.1%
Senior Citizens11%
Employed Population 16+2,784
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married66.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher68.5%
Median Earnings25+$74,278
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$37,619
Median Earnings With High School Degree$38,625

Wealth

Median Family Income$161,417
% Above Poverty Level98.5%
% Below Poverty Level1.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time36 minutes
% Working from Home10.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.4%
% Using Public Transportation3.7%

Housing

People Living Alone15.8%
Median Gross Rent$972
Median House Value$476,600

Ancestry

Irish26.1%
English17.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.8%
Italian13.8%
German10.6%
Polish8.1%
French Except Basque6.8%
Scottish4.2%
Canadian3%
Swedish2.5%
Russian2.2%
US/American2.1%
Portuguese1.7%
Welsh1.4%
Finnish1.1%
Norwegian1%
Hungarian0.9%
Lithuanian0.7%
African0.5%
Ukrainian0.5%
Greek0.5%
Latvian0.4%
Czech0.4%
Albanian0.4%
Dutch0.3%
Israeli0.2%
Austrian0.2%
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Bolton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Worcester County
Standard Zip Codes1740
Phone Area Codes978
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude42.43
Approximate Longitude-71.6

Bolton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCLINTON
Distance4.9 miles
Jan Temp15 to 33 F
Apr Temp37 to 55 F
Jul Temp63 to 81 F
Oct Temp40 to 61 F
Annual Precip49.1 inches
StationFRAMINGHAM
Distance14.8 miles
Jan Temp16 to 36 F
Apr Temp38 to 58 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip45.8 inches
StationBEDFORD
Distance16.8 miles
Jan Temp16 to 35 F
Apr Temp36 to 58 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp39 to 62 F
Annual Precip46.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Berlin3,061$105,089
Clinton7,232$66,071
Harvard6,570$156,875
Hudson15,379$88,337
Lancaster8,092$103,656
Stow7,027$158,807

Bolton Public Libraries

Bolton Public Library
738 MAIN ST.
Bolton, Massachusetts
(978) 779-2839

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Bolton Public Schools

Florence Sawyer School
100 Mechanic Street
ZIP: 1740
(978) 779-5155
Primary
Total Enrollment 775
Nashoba Regional
12 Green Road
ZIP: 1740
(978) 779-2257
High
Total Enrollment 1075
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