The town of Westford, Massachusetts is situated in the Boston metropolitan area.
Westford offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of the Boston metropolitan area is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although that is not the case closer to Blue Star Memorial Highway or the railway line. Lastly, there are over 150 parks nearby for residents to explore, including Town Forest, which makes them easy to get to.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Westford is an important part of its character. This town is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Around 95% of the population of this town own their home whereas the remainder are renters. The average year of construction for buildings in this part of the Boston metropolitan area is 1984.
A fraction of house buyers in this part of the Boston metropolitan area may be able to travel to one of around 10 supermarkets on foot, while others will have to use a vehicle. There are also a few choices for those who value restaurants in close proximity. Concerning education, there are only a few high schools and primary schools in Westford and consequently they can be a rather long walk away. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools.
Driving is an excellent mode of transportation in this part of the Boston metropolitan area. Finding a parking spot is easy. On the other hand, residents using public transit may have very few choices in Westford by reason of the low service level. Nevertheless, the town is connected by a few bus lines. Walking is not very practical for home buyers in Westford because very few daily errands can be run without the use of a car.