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Old 03-22-2010, 07:11 AM
 
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Hi, we are potentially relocating to Mass for work in Raynham. Would be willing to commute up to 45 minutes. We are Asian with two young children, looking for a nice young family oriented suburb with great school and diversity. Convenient location with access to good schools, shopping and restaurants. Our budget on a home is around $700K. Any suggestions would be appreciated.
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Old 03-22-2010, 11:48 AM
 
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Sherborn has among the highest ranking school districts in the state and is within 45 minutes of Raynham. There isn't a lot in town for restaurants besides the Sherborn Inn but it's very close to tons of restaurants in Wellesley and Natick and the new Natick Collection mall.
https://www.city-data.com/city/Sherbo...achusetts.html. Maybe not as diverse as you'd like though?

Westborough might be another good option - Well regarded schools, lots of shopping & restaurants right in town, about 50 min drive to Raynham, plenty of neighborhoods with houses in your price range & more diversity than some of the nearby suburbs. Westborough MA (Massachusetts) ZIP codes, schools, jobs, demographics & more

Another thought is to go northeast from Raynham to Hingham, which is a lovely town with well regarded schools, a sweet town center, a newer shopping center, and easy access to the ocean. Again though, not the most diverse place. Hingham MA (Massachusetts) ZIP codes, schools, jobs, demographics & more
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Old 03-22-2010, 01:15 PM
 
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$700K will go pretty far in the Raynham area.

I would say your best bets for good schools and some hope of diversity within a reasonable drive are Sharon and Franklin. Plainville would be another excellent choice for a young family, but is less diverse.
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