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Demographics

Education

High School

23%

Associate's

19%

Bachelor's

28%

Master's

23%

Doctorate

7%

Family Size

2 people

47%

3 people

27%

4 people

18%

5 people

7%

6+ people

1%

Household Income

0-50k

39%

50-100k

29%

100-150k

14%

150-200k

8%

200k+

10%

Age

0-10

8%

10-20

14%

20-45

34%

45-65

26%

65+

18%

Rent Ranges

Apartment PricesProportion
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33%
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CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Shrewsbury$2,307+22%
Amherst$2,299+12%
Manchester$2,249-23%
Bloomfield$2,175--
West Hartford$1,877-2%
Keene$1,765--
Worcester$1,611+1%
New Britain$1,503+58%
Enfield$1,495+17%
Springfield$1,258-3%
East Hartford$1,250--
Hartford$1,200-12%
West Springfield$1,100+16%
Leominster$1,100--
Chicopee$1,050+11%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Shrewsbury$2,342+13%
West Hartford$2,190-10%
Newington$2,175+78%
Westfield$2,147+134%
Bloomfield$2,012-7%
Keene$1,980--
Amherst$1,930-13%
Worcester$1,812+15%
Windsor$1,715+19%
New Britain$1,630+28%
Glastonbury$1,550+7%
Leominster$1,500--
Manchester$1,497-5%
Enfield$1,4950%
Springfield$1,420+72%
Chicopee$1,3750%
Pittsfield$1,350+8%
Hartford$1,325-19%
Vernon Rockville$1,320+2%
Fitchburg$1,3000%
Bristol$1,295+17%
West Springfield$1,250+9%
East Hartford$1,200+23%
Holyoke$5570%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
West Hartford$3,415+18%
Newington$2,825+95%
Shrewsbury$2,672-12%
Bloomfield$2,600+11%
Glastonbury$2,545+11%
Amherst$2,375-23%
Keene$2,195-3%
Worcester$2,174+12%
Springfield$2,1520%
Manchester$2,007+8%
Enfield$1,822+4%
Fitchburg$1,800+38%
Windsor$1,792-7%
Vernon$1,700--
Westfield$1,675-21%
New Britain$1,667+15%
Leominster$1,650--
Hartford$1,600-6%
Pittsfield$1,500+3%
Vernon Rockville$1,495+3%
Chicopee$1,417+4%
Bristol$1,410+13%
West Springfield$1,400+4%
East Hartford$1,400+22%
Holyoke$7340%

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Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

35%

15-30 Mins

36%

30-40 Mins

18%

40-60 Mins

8%

60+ Mins

4%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 5858

Walk Score®

Percentage: 7777

Bike Score®

Area Amenities

Top Score

Retail Shops

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Northampton's retail scene is in the bag.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. 20% more shops than average
  3. 92% more shops than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Rest assured, you won't go hungry around here.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 35% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 6% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Sit. Stay. Good boy. Northampton is a good place for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 63% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 63% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We'd be gym buddies with Northampton.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 11% fewer gyms than average
  3. A standard number of gyms compared to areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not bad on the supermarket score. Northampton gets an average rating.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 65% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 41% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too cold, not too hot. An average town for coffee.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. 23% more coffee shops than average
  3. 30% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's just about fine for fine art. An average score.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 49% more fine art centers than average
  3. Significantly more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Northampton is running dry.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. An average number of bars and clubs
  3. 21% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Northampton.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Northampton's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 88% more medical facilities than average
  3. 20% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 87% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 84% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

Schools

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About

Northampton, MA

Overview of Northampton

Located in the heart of Massachusetts along Interstate 91, the city of Northampton has become one of the state's finest communities. Proud of its New England heritage and commitment to historic preservation, many families are calling Northampton apartments for rent home. The city may be small, but it is no stranger to culture. Northampton has been named the No. 1 Best Small Arts Town in America and one of the Top 25 Arts Destinations in the nation, according to the city's website. With its small-town atmosphere and beautiful downtown, Northampton is a wonderful place to work, live and play.

Living in Northampton, MA

Northampton was originally called Nonotuck and is one of the oldest communities in the nation, having been founded in the 1650s. As the years went on, the Pioneer Valley area became known for its universities and colleges, lending to Northampton's reputation as a cultured community. Northampton was also instrumental in promoting civil rights, being home to legendary American figures like Sojourner Truth and Frederick Douglass during different periods in its history. Today, the city has grown into a population of more than 28,500, according to information from the U.S. Census Bureau. The city still maintains a cultural and arts-friendly community, attracting students and artists from all over New England area.

Northampton Attractions and Special Events

Some of the biggest attractions in the city involve the arts, which should come as no surprise. They include the Academy of Music Theatre and the Northampton Center for the Arts, both of which put on year-round performances at a low cost for their residents. Many of the residents here enjoy shows in theater, music, dance and art.

The city is also home to numerous arts-related festivals, including monthly Arts Night Out, featuring local talent and creative artwork in the community; Transperformance, a gathering and discussion event for artists and performers; and the annual Northampton Independent Film Festival.

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Amherst, MA 7 miles$1,930$2,375
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Springfield, MA 15.7 miles$1,420$2,152
Holyoke, MA 8.4 miles$557$734
Chicopee, MA 12.3 miles$1,375$1,417
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West Springfield, MA 15.1 miles$1,250$1,400
Westfield, MA 14.9 miles$2,147$1,675
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