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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    A
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    A-
Chilmark is a town in Massachusetts with a population of 971. Chilmark is in Dukes County and is one of the best places to live in Massachusetts. Living in Chilmark offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals and retirees live in Chilmark and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Chilmark are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$1,114,100
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,647
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    18%
  • Own
    82%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    0
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    0
    500.1
  • Theft
    975.1
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    5%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    7%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    19%
  • 65+ years
    29%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    29%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    35%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    9%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    0%
    13%

Working in Chilmark

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$106,000
National
$55,322
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Chilmark Reviews

1 review
A wonderfully beautiful spot, Chilmark is a favorite destination for summer visitors. The off-season is even better - no crowds, and even more magical sunsets in Menemsha that in the summer time.
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