Monson in Hampden county, Massachusetts

Monson, MA

Nearly 45 square miles compose the town of Monson, Massachusetts. It lies on the Connecticut border and is considered part of the Springfield Massachusetts Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Monson's rural landscape also features Peaked Mountain, a “steep hike with a rewarding view” according to one hiker. Echo Hill Orchards and Winery offers a wide selection of local wines, and is an ideal spot to find tranquility in the fall. NEWLINE}Monson offers three public schools. Quarry Hill Community School is the town's elementary school, enrolling children in grades PK-4. Granite Valley Middle School educates children in grades 5-8. The three combined schools enroll just over 1,200 students – ideal for those wishing for a small-town educational atmosphere. NEWLINE}Monson offers rural calmness, opportunities for modernization and expansion, and New England comfort.

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

Monson, MA Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
$139K
Down 13.7 % since February 2016
Average Sales Price
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
$144K
Down 11.4 % since February 2016
Days on Market
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
72
Down 42.4 % since February 2016

Monson, MA Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Monson, MA Condo Sales Overview

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Demographic Information for Monson, MA

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.69 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 192.6
Household Size (people) 2.58
Households w/ Children 28.13 %
Annual Residential Turnover 5.25 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $558
One Bedroom $707
Two Bedroom $882
Three Bedroom $1,094
Four Bedroom $1,287

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: 8,501
Households: 3,256
Median Age: 45.67

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $65,230)

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.

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School Information for Monson, MA

Public Elementary

School

WEST AREA
Grades: 1-12
175 STATE AVE
PALMER, MA 01069

QUARRY HILL COMMUNITY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-4
43 MARGARET ST
MONSON, MA 01057

Public Middle

School

GRANITE VALLEY MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 5-8
21 THOMPSON ST
MONSON, MA 01057

Public High

School

MONSON INNOVATION HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
55 MARGARET ST
MONSON, MA 01057

Private/Catholic

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Monson, MA Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Monson, MA

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Featured Homes for Sale in Monson, MA

10 Sand Hill Road, Monson, MA 01057
$399,900

10 Sand Hill Road,
Monson, MA 01057

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
118 Wales Road, Monson, MA 01057
$259,000

118 Wales Road,
Monson, MA 01057

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
53 High Street, Monson, MA 01057
$90,000

53 High Street,
Monson, MA 01057

3 bedrooms, 1 bath
41 Waid Road, Monson, MA 01057
$349,900

41 Waid Road,
Monson, MA 01057

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
92 Lakeshore Drive, Monson, MA 01057
$211,900

92 Lakeshore Drive,
Monson, MA 01057

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
18 Palmer Road 16, Monson, MA 01057
$185,000

18 Palmer Road 16,
Monson, MA 01057

2 bedrooms, 2 baths
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