The town of Mashpee, Massachusetts is located in the Barnstable Town metropolitan area.
Mashpee is fairly good for those who enjoy quiet surroundings, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case closer to the airport (Otis Air National Guard Base).
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing roughly three quarters of the dwellings in Mashpee, and small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This town also has a selection of unit sizes; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 85% of the population of this town own their home and 15% are renters. The average year of construction for buildings in this town is 1984.
Home buyers in this town usually have to turn to a vehicle to travel to one of about 10 supermarkets. There are also a few choices for those who care about restaurants and cafes within walking distance. Regarding education, residents may consider it very hard to access high schools and primary schools as pedestrians.
Mashpee is especially car friendly. It is very easy to park. In contrast, traveling by transit can be very difficult in Mashpee by reason of the infrequent service. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the town. It is very difficult for pedestrians to navigate Mashpee because most daily needs are challenging to carry out by walking.