Central Massachusetts serves as the crossroads of New England, with its intersection of primary highways from New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, Maine, and New Hampshire. You will find housing prices to be more affordable here, and with a little more land, than metropolitan Massachusetts.
The towns of Worcester County are wonderful for families, seniors, and professionals. Most towns have strong public school systems and many resources for activities outside of school, as well as community support for seniors and opportunities for volunteering. For business and travel, you can drive to Boston, Northampton, Hartford, or the Berkshires within an hour. Whether you are commuting to work or simply out to enjoy the varied cultural and geographic pleasures of our state, you will find that Central Massachusetts is a convenient starting point.