2 reviews
  1. Town in Massachusetts
NG
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    NG
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Real Estate
    NG
  4. Nightlife
    NG
  5. Good for Families
    NG
  6. Diversity
    NG
  7. Jobs
    NG
  8. Weather
    NG
  9. Cost of Living
    NG
  10. Health & Fitness
    NG
  11. Outdoor Activities
    NG
  12. Commute
    NG

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$208,800
National
$176,700
Median Rent
$967
National
$904
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    20%
  • Own
    80%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    329
    264
  • Murder
    0
    5
  • Rape
    55
    37
  • Robbery
    18
    135
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    329
    575
  • Theft
    603
    2,114
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    183
    257

Residents

Diversity
NG
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$66,250
National
$53,046
Children
20%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    18%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    39%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    14%
  • Public Schools
  • Private Schools

Barre Reviews

2 reviews
Rural area, home prices cheap- good for buyers
  • Niche User
  • July 23 2015
  • Overall Experience
the stores around town are pretty lack-luster.
  • Niche User
  • May 20 2015
  • Things To Do