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The Ware Census Designated Place had a population of 6,211 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Ware is located at latitude 42.2598 and longitude -72.2398 in Hampshire County. The formal boundaries for the Ware Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 6.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Hampshire County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 423 feet.
The Ware Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378359) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Ware: Equivalent Lands, Ware Village.
|Total Population||6,211 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,204 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||4,610 (74.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||7 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$49,352|
|Average Household Income||$69,206|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||16%|
|Per Capita Income||$29,520|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,036 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,403 (46.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,235 (40.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||398 (13.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$188,565|
|Average Home Value||$257,222|
|Housing Affordability Index3||131|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.42%|
|Per Capita Income||0.89%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.28%|
The table below compares Ware to the other 245 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 104||58th|
|Population Density||# 160||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 224||9th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 186||76th|
|Per Capita Income||# 212||14th|
|Diversity Index||# 113||55th|
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