LIVING IN PEMBROKE
Pembroke is a medium-sized town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 18,448 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Pembroke is the 101st largest community in Massachusetts.
Housing costs in Pembroke are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don’t compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Massachusetts.
Also of interest is that Pembroke has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Pembroke is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Pembroke a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Pembroke has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Pembroke’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.