Demographics

People

Total Population1,330
Male Share of the Population46.5%
Female Share of the Population53.5%
Senior Citizens27.8%
Employed Population 16+700
Age of the Population54

Families

% of people married38.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher37.2%
Median Earnings25+$38,892
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$38,381
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,551

Wealth

Median Family Income$75,077
% Above Poverty Level92.4%
% Below Poverty Level7.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home4.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work13.6%
% Using Public Transportation3.4%

Housing

People Living Alone35.6%
Median Gross Rent$1,154
Median House Value$193,100

Ancestry

French Except Basque14%
Canadian11.5%
Irish10.5%
English9.6%
Polish5.2%
Italian4.1%
Swedish3.7%
Norwegian3%
Scottish2.3%
Slovak2.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)2.2%
Greek1.6%
German1.3%
Welsh1.2%
Belgian0.7%
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West Brookfield Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyWorcester County
Standard Zip Codes01585
Phone Area Codes5,08,413
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude42.23
Approximate Longitude-72.14

West Brookfield Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationEAST BRIMFIELD LAKE
Distance8.2 miles
Jan Temp12 to 33 F
Apr Temp33 to 57 F
Jul Temp58 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 61 F
Annual Precip47.4 inches
StationWORCESTER RGNL AP
Distance13.4 miles
Jan Temp16 to 31 F
Apr Temp36 to 54 F
Jul Temp61 to 79 F
Oct Temp41 to 58 F
Annual Precip49 inches
StationBARRE FALLS DAM
Distance14.8 miles
Jan Temp11 to 32 F
Apr Temp32 to 55 F
Jul Temp55 to 80 F
Oct Temp34 to 59 F
Annual Precip45.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Brookfield752$102,614
East Brookfield1,124$81,125
North Brookfield2,269$73,650
Ware5,907$51,179
Warren812$0

West Brookfield Public Libraries

Merriam-gilbert Public Library
3 WEST MAIN ST.
West Brookfield, Massachusetts
(508) 867-1410

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West Brookfield Public Schools

West Brookfield Elementary
89 North Main Street
ZIP: 1585
(508) 867-4655
Primary
Total Enrollment 307

West Brookfield Private Schools

Warren Sda Elementary School
1570 Southbridge Rd
ZIP: 1585
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 32
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