Deerfield is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Deerfield Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Franklin County at latitude 42.5445 and longitude -72.6056. Franklin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 164 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Deerfield Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Deerfield: Deerfield Centre, Old Deerfield, Pocumtuck, Pokomtakuke.Photos of the local Deerfield, MA area
|Population in Households||535|
|Population in Familes||442|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||126|
|Average Household Size||3.45|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||178 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||107 (60.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||48 (27.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||23 (12.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$252,778|
|Average Home Value||$313,426|
|Median Household Income||$88,923|
|Average Household Income||$100,042|
|Per Capita Income||$33,848|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.48%|
|Per Capita Income||3.34%|
The table below compares Deerfield to the other 244 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 232||5th|
|Population Density1||# 233||5th|
|Diversity Index2||# 137||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 49||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 131||47th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Massachusetts Census Data Comparison Tool.