10 areas outside cities hit by foreclosures
Total housing units: 3,790
Total distressed units: 97
Distressed units per 1,000 housing units: 25.6
This town in the center of the state had a 24 percent increase in its distressed housing rate from October of last year to this year.
Pictured: The historical home of the Rev. Samuel May Jr. in Leicester, which is thought to have been a stop on the Underground Railroad.