Brockton, Massachusetts

Population 94,092

Brockton is located in Plymouth County, MA. The population is 94,092, making Brockton the largest city in Plymouth County and the 6th largest city in the state of Massachusetts.

There are 25 public schools in Brockton with an average Homefacts rating of D+. The total crime rate for Brockton is moderate , and there are 152 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Brockton is high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Brockton property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Brockton include Avon, West Bridgewater and Abington.

Brockton Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 23.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 16.8%

Crime Rate

9.69% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 302
  • Violent Crimes: 821
  • Robbery: 155
  • Burglary: 260
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

5.70% Lower than national avg.
  • 152 offenders in Brockton
  • 16.15 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

446 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 8
  • Registered Polluters: 7
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 431

Unemployment

High 10.7%
  • Massachusetts unemployment average: 7.2%
  • National unemployment average: 6.2%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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25 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 25 K-12 public schools in Brockton, MA and 6 private schools. Homefacts rates Brockton's schools as Below Average, with an overall D+ rating.

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Crime view details

152 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Brockton, MA

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$374,999 compared to February 2020
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    5.4%
  • Rented
    44.1%
  • Owned
    50.5%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

175 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Brockton, MA issued 175 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 175 permits, 53 were issued for single family homes and 122 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Brockton, MA issued 97 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 97 permits, 45 were issued for single family homes and 52 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,064
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,160
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,528
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,918
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,240

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Environmental Hazards

446 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1123/1149)
    Brockton, MA has 97.74% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Brockton, MA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.16 Average
    Brockton, MA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 27.03°
  • February 30.42°
  • March 38.5°
  • April 48.88°
  • May 58.65°
  • June 66.34°
  • July 73.17°
  • August 70.6°
  • September 62.62°
  • October 52.17°
  • November 42.17°
  • December 32.67°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Brockton, MA

Earthquakes
Brockton, MA has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Brockton, MA has a high risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Brockton, MA has a low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Brockton, MA has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Brockton, MA: $50,034

Unemployment

Unemployment in Brockton is 10.7%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 7.2% and 6.2% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 52.01%
White Collar - 47.99%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Charlie Baker
  • Sen. Edward J. Markey
  • Sen. Elizabeth Warren

City Representatives

  • Stephen F. Lynch

Neighborhood Info

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