Holyoke in Hampden county, Massachusetts

Holyoke, MA

Holyoke offers celebrated cultural diversity, natural beauty, and a rich industrial history that continues to this day.

Holyoke celebrates this diversity in cultures and ethnic backgrounds with the second-largest St. Patty's day parade in the United States. Nearly 450,000 participants are attracted to the event every year, with one year bringing in nearly 1,000,000 visitors.

The Puerto Rican Day Parade is also held annually. Each year on the third weekend in July, guests are drawn from all over New England to celebrate the parade as part of the Annual Hispanic Family Day Festival.

Along with cultural diversity and a rich industrial history, Holyoke boasts many natural sites such as Mount Holyoke, which features a hike that rewards with spectacular views. Mount Tom State Reservation also affords views after a beginner-level hike.

The Holyoke School Department serves nearly 6,000 students with 6 elementary and middle schools and two high schools. Dean Tech High School provides students with 12 career and technical labs and a college and career access center.

Holyoke, MA Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Holyoke, MA Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$197K
Up 0.6 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$197K
Down 9.9 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
97
Down 66.8 % since November 2015

Holyoke, MA Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Holyoke, MA Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condos
$150K
Up 100.0 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condos
$148K
Up 100.0 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condos
90
Up 100.0 % since November 2015

Holyoke, MA Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Holyoke, MA

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.93 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 1,856.7
Household Size (people) 2.51
Households w/ Children 30.50 %
Annual Residential Turnover 13.27 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $521
One Bedroom $660
Two Bedroom $823
Three Bedroom $1,021
Four Bedroom $1,201

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
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Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 39,511
Households: 15,192
Median Age: 36.20

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $34,107)

Climate & Weather

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The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

Temperature
Weather Risk
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School Information for Holyoke, MA

Public Elementary

School

H.B. LAWRENCE SCHOOL
Grades: K-3
156 CABOT ST
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

MORGAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-8
596 S BRIDGE ST
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

KELLY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-8
216 WEST ST
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

HOLYOKE COMMUNITY CHARTER SCHOOL
Grades: K-8
2200 NORTHAMPTON ST
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

E N WHITE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-8
1 JEFFERSON ST
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

WILLIAM R. PECK SCHOOL
Grades: K-8
1916 NORTHAMPTON ST
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

LT ELMER J MCMAHON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-8
75 KANE RD
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

LT CLAYRE SULLIVAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-8
400 JARVIS AVE
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

JOSEPH METCALF PRESCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-1
2019 NORTHAMPTON ST
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

MAURICE A DONAHUE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
210 WHITING FARMS RD
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

Public Middle

School

PAULO FREIRE SOCIAL JUSTICE CHARTER SCHOOL
Grades: 9-10
161 LOWER WESTFIELD RD
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

Public High

School

GATEWAY TO COLLEGE
Grades: 10-12
303 HOMESTEAD AVE
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

EARLY COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 11-12
303 HOMESTEAD AVE
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

WM J DEAN VOCATIONAL TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
1045 MAIN ST
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

HOLYOKE HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
500 BEECH ST
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

Private/Catholic

School

RFKCAC EXPERIMENT WITH TRAVEL SCHOOL
Grades: 5-12
15 PAPINEAU ST
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

NEW ENGLAND ADOLESCENT RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Grades: 2-12
70 N SUMMER ST
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

SPRINGDALE EDUCATION CENTER
Grades: K-12
317 MAPLE ST STE LL1
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

BLESSED SACRAMENT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
21 WESTFIELD RD
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

FIRST LUTHERAN SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
1810 NORTHAMPTON ST
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

MATER DOLOROSA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
25 MAPLE ST
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

CENTER SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
130 RACE ST
HOLYOKE, MA 01040

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Holyoke, MA Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Holyoke, MA

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