North Brookfield, Massachusetts is a small town with a population of slightly more than 2,000. Young adults aged 15-24 can expect to feel welcome, as they account for an above-average 17% of the population. Overall, the town's population, with an average age of just under 39, skews younger than most cities in Massachusetts. Most residents own their homes in North Brookfield, and 45% of residents rent. Renters in the town benefit from a relatively low average rent of $959 per month, which is $259 per month less than the state average.
With an average commute time of about 35 minutes, slower than most cities in the state, North Brookfield residents know that traveling to work takes some patience. Many residents (46%) commute to work by car or truck, while public transit is not extensively used. Few residents (2%) commute to work on foot, though the number surpasses the national average.
North Brookfield has a high percentage of residents over the age of 25 who have earned a high school degree or equivalent (32%) compared to the national average. Furthermore, 12% have a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. There are three primary industries in North Brookfield: retail, manufacturing, and healthcare. Together, these industries make up 26% of the town's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many workers in these industries are in sales, making it the top field in the town. With an average annual income of almost $73,000, North Brookfield workers take home around $11,000 less than their peers elsewhere in the state. North Brookfield's average income, however, is fairly average compared to the national level of $73,345.
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