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Census Tract 8117, Holyoke, Massachusetts
Census Tract 8117 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Holyoke, Massachusetts.
This 0.3 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 2,200and is one of 15 Opportunity Zones in Hampden County.
The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in Massachusetts.
Census Tract 8117 Demographics
The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:
Median Household Income
This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $19,000, which is 78% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Massachusetts of $86,000.
The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 49%, which is 40% higherthan the rate for the state of Massachusetts of 9.4%.
Median Home Value
This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $110,000, which is 74% lowerthan the median home value for the state of Massachusetts of $420,000.
This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 62%, which is 29% lowerthan the rate for the state of Massachusetts of 91%.
This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 34, which is 15% lowerthan the median age for the state of Massachusetts of 40.
Massachusetts OZ Funds
There are 11QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify Massachusettsas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in Massachusetts; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.
There are no Opportunity Zone Funds in the OpportunityDb databasewith a focus specifically on Massachusetts properties.