Monson in Hampden county, Massachusetts

Monson

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.

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$232K
0.7 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$241K
14.1 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
106
55.6 % since November 2015
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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
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
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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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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Commuting to and from Monson

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Featured Listings

3 Pinnacle Road, Monson, MA 01057
$344,900

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Monson, MA 01057

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$279,900

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Monson, MA 01057

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316 Silver Street, Monson, MA 01057
$242,500

316 Silver Street,
Monson, MA 01057

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$178,500

100 Peck Brothers Road,
Monson, MA 01057

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$349,900

59 Bradway Road,
Monson, MA 01057

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
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$265,000

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Monson, MA 01057

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