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Sunderland, MA (Massachusetts) Houses and Residents

Sunderland,MA index of house prices

Total population: 3,684 (Urban population: 2,580 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 1,207 (75 farm, 1,132 nonfarm))

Houses: 1,760 (1,709 occupied: 778 owner occupied, 899 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

54%
State:

38%

Housing density: 122 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $210,259.

Median contract rent in 2016: $675 (lower quartile is $577, upper quartile is $760)


Median gross rent in Sunderland, MA in 2016: $737

Housing units in Sunderland with a mortgage: 432 (16 second mortgage, 60 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 173



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Sunderland, Massachusetts Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $313,283 (it was $165,000 in 2000)
Sunderland:

$313,283
Massachusetts:

$366,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $247,009 - $395,036

Household type by relationship:

Households: 69,891
  • In family households: 54,236 (12,210 male householders, 6,107 female householders)
    13,655 spouses, 17,750 children (16,448 natural, 543 adopted, 759 stepchildren), 917 grandchildren, 418 brothers or sisters, 464 parents, 409 other relatives, 1,987 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 15,655 (5,446 male householders (3,978 living alone)), 6,699 female householders (5,318 living alone)), 3,510 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,481 (665 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: -1 1-person, -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

11,122 married couples with children.
4,422 single-parent households (1,025 men, 3,397 women).

84.6% of residents of Sunderland speak English at home.
4.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (75% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
3.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (51% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 21% speak English not well).
7.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (53% speak English very well, 36% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 527 (14.1%)
(14.8% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.4
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.1
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sunderland, Massachusetts:

  • 11no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 1292 bedrooms
  • 4333 bedrooms
  • 1174 bedrooms
  • 335+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Sunderland population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sunderland, Massachusetts:

  • 10no bedroom
  • 2271 bedroom
  • 5752 bedrooms
  • 353 bedrooms
  • 444 bedrooms
  • 185+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Sunderland population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Sunderland in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 26no vehicle
  • 1531 vehicle
  • 3892 vehicles
  • 953 vehicles
  • 514 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Sunderland population

Cars and other vehicles available in Sunderland in renter-occupied apartments

  • 37no vehicle
  • 5041 vehicle
  • 2822 vehicles
  • 603 vehicles
  • 154 vehicles
  • 115+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Sunderland population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sunderland, Massachusetts:

  • 111 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 93 rooms
  • 454 rooms
  • 825 rooms
  • 2086 rooms
  • 1937 rooms
  • 858 rooms
  • 909+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Sunderland population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sunderland, Massachusetts:

  • 101 room
  • 1242 rooms
  • 2823 rooms
  • 3244 rooms
  • 895 rooms
  • 256 rooms
  • 447 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 119+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Sunderland population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Sunderland, MA household income distribution

  • 86Less than $10,000
  • 108$10,000 to $14,999
  • 136$15,000 to $19,999
  • 62$20,000 to $24,999
  • 81$25,000 to $29,999
  • 69$30,000 to $34,999
  • 122$35,000 to $39,999
  • 51$40,000 to $44,999
  • 63$45,000 to $49,999
  • 96$50,000 to $59,999
  • 142$60,000 to $74,999
  • 212$75,000 to $99,999
  • 192$100,000 to $124,999
  • 33$125,000 to $149,999
  • 96$150,000 to $199,999
  • 67$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2261995 to March 2000
  • 761990 to 1994
  • 301985 to 1989
  • 481980 to 1984
  • 151975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 7Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Sunderland population
Sunderland commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 52
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 198
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 481
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 598
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 280
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 99
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 135
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 109
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 69
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 59
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 36
  • 90 or more minutes: 34
Sunderland, MA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 25.8%
Number of people working at home: 142 (5.8% of all workers)

Sunderland mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,772 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 153 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 174 (8%)
  • Railroad: 10 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 15 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 2 (0%)
  • Walked: 16 (1%)
  • Other means: 8 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 86 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 563
 Polish: 519
 Unclassified or not reported: 498
 Irish: 348
 Italian: 316
 English: 256
 German: 231
 French Canadian: 202
 French (except Basque): 191
 United States or American: 90
 Scotch-Irish: 86
 Russian: 63
 Scottish: 53
 Lithuanian: 46
 British: 43
 European: 32
 Greek: 25
 Eastern European: 21
 Swedish: 17
 Belgian: 16
 Czech: 14
 Nigerian: 14
 Portuguese: 13
 African: 13
 Iranian: 12
 Slovak: 11
 Hungarian: 10
 Swiss: 10
 Canadian: 9
 Croatian: 9
 Slavic: 9
 Dutch: 9
 Norwegian: 8
 Ukrainian: 8
 Welsh: 7
 Danish: 6
 Lebanese: 5
 British West Indian: 4

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 18%Korea
  • 12%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 9%Mexico
  • 8%Japan
  • 8%India
  • 6%Philippines
  • 5%South Africa

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 2,287
  • Other state: 1,036
  • Northeast: 557
  • Midwest: 186
  • South: 169
  • West: 124

43% of Sunderland residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 21% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 66% lived in Massachusetts.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 4
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 11
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 26
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 265
  • Less than 1 year of college: 36
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 109
  • Associate degree: 103
  • Bachelor's degree: 267
  • Master's degree: 148
  • Professional school degree: 13
  • Doctorate degree: 79

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 6
  • 5th and 6th grade: 15
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 26
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 283
  • Less than 1 year of college: 24
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 123
  • Associate degree: 62
  • Bachelor's degree: 358
  • Master's degree: 228
  • Professional school degree: 30
  • Doctorate degree: 34

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

Sunderland marital status for males
Sunderland marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 723
  • One, attached: 59
  • Two: 85
  • 3 or 4: 104
  • 5 to 9: 112
  • 10 to 19: 203
  • 20 to 49: 208
  • 50 or more: 172
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.6%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0.4%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Sunderland:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Sunderland
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (81.6%)
  • Electricity (9.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.8%)
  • Wood (2.2%)
  • Utility gas (1.2%)
  • Electricity (64.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (26.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.8%)
  • Utility gas (3.1%)
  • Other fuel (0.9%)
  • Wood (0.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 16
Here:

5.0%
Massachusetts:

10.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 5
Here:

4.1%
Massachusetts:

12.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Massachusetts:

48.2%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)