Grafton, Massachusetts 

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Population

18,540

42% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.8%

Median Income

$81,250

Avg. Home Price

$368,700

Best Places to Live in Grafton, Massachusetts

Mid-sized city - Center of Massachusetts between Connecticut/Rhode Island and New Hampshire border
Pros
-Educated population
-Local arts and culture
-Central location
Cons
-Economy
-Harsh winters
-Cost of living

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What Bert Has To Say About Worcester Metro Area

Worcester is the second largest city in Massachusetts. From its roots in the Industrial Revolution, it is evolving into a diverse research, manufacturing, and technology center, featuring a significant health care presence and a large biotechnology research park. The downtown is being gradually restored and modernized. Origins as a cultural center continue with the area’s many small museums and colleges, as well as a good set of small performing arts amenities. Mountain areas to the west and lakes mainly north offer good recreation opportunities. Cost of living is influenced by more expensive areas east and is high for local income levels.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Massachusetts
County: Worcester County
Metro Area: Worcester Metro Area
City: Grafton
Zip Codes: 01536 01519 01560
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 470 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Grafton is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Grafton jobs have increased by 0.91%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Grafton's cost of living is 32.30% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Grafton's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Grafton's population is 18,540 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 42.23%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Grafton is $368,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.93%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Grafton public schools spend $11,146 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.7 students per teacher in Grafton. Learn More...

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Reviews for Grafton   2 Reviews
Let's Return Accountability To Grafton's governmen - 4/5/2010
Hello everyone! My name is James Walsh. I am currently seeking a seat on the board of selectmen here in Grafton, MA. I, like many in town, am tired of the taxes and fees... Read More

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Grafton, MA - 10/19/2009
There is not much offered here in Grafton in terms of recreation or night life or cultural activities. As a mother of two children, there is not enough offered in terms... Read More


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01536 01519 01560
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