Ware Massachusetts is a former mill town located in the middle of Springfield, Northampton and Worcester in addition to being tucked under the Quabbin Reservoir.
Most of the growth in the town in the past decade has been around Beaver Lake and among the many scenic back roads that surround this one time industrial town that has now become a bedroom community.
Ware's population has remained between 8000 and 10000 for the past 100 years. Ware has been characterized by its ethnic base of Irish, French and Polish citizens. Today more people work out of town commuting to the larger urban areas.