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Main South
  • Neighborhood in Worcester, MA

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade D minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade C+
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade D
  8. Weather
    grade C+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A+

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Main South is a neighborhood in Worcester, Massachusetts with a population of 12,986. Main South is in Worcester County. Living in Main South offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Main South there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Residents of Main South tend to be liberal. The public schools in Main South are above average.

About

About Main South...
Population
12,986

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$239,811
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,036
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    84%
  • Own
    16%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$25,999
National
$62,843
Families with Children
17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    18%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    38%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    28%
    national  12%

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