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Wilbraham
  • Suburb of Springfield, MA

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

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Wilbraham is a suburb of Springfield with a population of 14,595. Wilbraham is in Hampden County and is one of the best places to live in Massachusetts. Living in Wilbraham offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Wilbraham there are a lot of parks. Many retirees live in Wilbraham and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Wilbraham are above average.

About

About Wilbraham...
Population
14,595

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$362,300
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$885
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    10%
  • Own
    90%
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Wilbraham Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    198.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    27.4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    34.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    102.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    911
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    47.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    23%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    27%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    27%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    23%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    20%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  11%

Working in Wilbraham

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$125,946
National
$75,149

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