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Wrentham, MA (Massachusetts) Houses and Residents

Wrentham,MA index of house prices

Total population: 10,955 (Urban population: 7,983, Rural population: 2,571 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 3,507 (3,402 occupied: 2,964 owner occupied, 568 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

16%
State:

38%

Housing density: 158 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015 in this county: $814,505.

Median contract rent in 2015: $623 (lower quartile is $429, upper quartile is $755)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $782


Median gross rent in Wrentham, MA in 2015: $695

Housing units in Wrentham with a mortgage: 2,100 (212 second mortgage, 319 home equity loan, 8 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 561



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Wrentham, Massachusetts Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $444,725 (it was $234,900 in 2000)
Wrentham:

$444,725
Massachusetts:

$352,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $330,730 - $581,226

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,815
  • In family households: 8,873 (2,179 male householders, 471 female householders)
    2,415 spouses, 3,518 children (3,332 natural, 67 adopted, 119 stepchildren), 84 grandchildren, 34 brothers or sisters, 39 parents, 68 other relatives, 65 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 942 (371 male householders (260 living alone)), 381 female householders (319 living alone)), 190 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 739 (617 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 865 2-persons, 585 3-persons, 743 4-persons, 334 5-persons, 66 6-persons, 57 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 579 1-person, 154 2-persons, 8 3-persons, 11 4-persons.

2,536 married couples with children.
295 single-parent households (86 men, 209 women).

94.5% of residents of Wrentham speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).
4.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (74% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (76% speak English very well, 24% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 393 (3.7%)
(50.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

7.3
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.7
State:

4.0

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 19no bedroom
  • 641 bedroom
  • 4482 bedrooms
  • 1,1853 bedrooms
  • 1,0284 bedrooms
  • 1345+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Wrentham population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wrentham, Massachusetts:

  • 9no bedroom
  • 2341 bedroom
  • 1822 bedrooms
  • 743 bedrooms
  • 164 bedrooms
  • 95+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Wrentham population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 35no vehicle
  • 3851 vehicle
  • 1,7432 vehicles
  • 5283 vehicles
  • 1344 vehicles
  • 535+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Wrentham population

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

  • 100no vehicle
  • 2401 vehicle
  • 1672 vehicles
  • 83 vehicles
  • 94 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Wrentham population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Wrentham, Massachusetts:

  • 91 room
  • 102 rooms
  • 353 rooms
  • 1634 rooms
  • 3095 rooms
  • 4436 rooms
  • 5967 rooms
  • 7938 rooms
  • 5209+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Wrentham population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wrentham, Massachusetts:

  • 91 room
  • 802 rooms
  • 1353 rooms
  • 1664 rooms
  • 635 rooms
  • 196 rooms
  • 247 rooms
  • 198 rooms
  • 99+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Wrentham population

Year house built

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Wrentham, MA household income distribution

  • 105Less than $10,000
  • 105$10,000 to $14,999
  • 98$15,000 to $19,999
  • 131$20,000 to $24,999
  • 112$25,000 to $29,999
  • 104$30,000 to $34,999
  • 70$35,000 to $39,999
  • 99$40,000 to $44,999
  • 86$45,000 to $49,999
  • 237$50,000 to $59,999
  • 503$60,000 to $74,999
  • 645$75,000 to $99,999
  • 487$100,000 to $124,999
  • 250$125,000 to $149,999
  • 197$150,000 to $199,999
  • 173$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 501995 to March 2000
  • 161990 to 1994
  • 521985 to 1989
  • 901980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 401970 to 1974
  • 281965 to 1969
  • 117Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Wrentham population
Wrentham commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 143
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 447
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 592
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 579
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 529
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 283
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 753
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 157
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 237
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 599
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 477
  • 90 or more minutes: 148
Wrentham, MA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 62.1%
Number of people working at home: 275 (5.3% of all workers)

Wrentham mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,442 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 243 (5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 7 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 8 (0%)
  • Railroad: 160 (3%)
  • Motorcycle: 8 (0%)
  • Walked: 54 (1%)
  • Other means: 22 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 275 (5%)

First ancestries reported:

 Irish: 2,768
 Italian: 1,405
 French Canadian: 768
 English: 750
 United States or American: 492
 German: 384
 Scottish: 360
 Swedish: 312
 Polish: 280
 Other groups: 279
 French (except Basque): 278
 Scotch-Irish: 186
 Portuguese: 178
 Lithuanian: 130
 Subsaharan African:: 79
 European: 51
 Russian: 49
 Canadian: 48
 Dutch: 44
 Finnish: 42
 African: 36
 Hungarian: 33
 Welsh: 32
 South African: 31
 Latvian: 23
 Austrian: 18
 Armenian: 17
 Czech: 17
 Norwegian: 17
 Cape Verdean: 12
 Greek: 11
 British: 10
 New Zealander: 10
 Eastern European: 10
 Scandinavian: 10
 Lebanese: 9
 Danish: 9
 Arab:: 9
 Romanian: 9
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 8
 Jamaican: 8
 Belgian: 7
 Turkish: 7

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

  • 18%Canada
  • 10%United Kingdom
  • 8%South Africa
  • 6%Sweden
  • 6%India
  • 4%Ireland
  • 4%Poland

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

  • This state: 7,767
  • Northeast: 1,706
  • Midwest: 241
  • South: 250
  • West: 112

66% of Wrentham residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 62% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 57% lived in Massachusetts.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 81
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 39
  • 7th and 8th grade: 52
  • 9th grade: 31
  • 10th grade: 114
  • 11th grade: 15
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 192
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 715
  • Less than 1 year of college: 156
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 423
  • Associate degree: 167
  • Bachelor's degree: 961
  • Master's degree: 335
  • Professional school degree: 73
  • Doctorate degree: 20

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 53
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 111
  • 9th grade: 7
  • 10th grade: 51
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 116
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 979
  • Less than 1 year of college: 171
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 501
  • Associate degree: 367
  • Bachelor's degree: 994
  • Master's degree: 350
  • Professional school degree: 45
  • Doctorate degree: 14

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.7%Males
  • 2.3%Females
Wrentham marital status for males
Wrentham marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,859
  • One, attached: 150
  • Two: 147
  • 3 or 4: 107
  • 5 to 9: 136
  • 10 to 19: 37
  • 50 or more: 63
  • Mobile homes: 8
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Wrentham:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 63.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 25.4%Utility gas
  • 8.2%Electricity
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Wood

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 44.5%Utility gas
  • 29.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 20.8%Electricity
  • 3.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 105
Here:

8.2%
Massachusetts:

10.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 74
Here:

14.3%
Massachusetts:

12.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 157
Here:

50.6%
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)