Essex in Essex county, Massachusetts

Essex

Welcome to Essex

Located in Essex county, Massachusetts, Essex is a wonderful place to live.

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Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$574K
100.0 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$567K
100.0 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
109
100.0 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter
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Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 3.14 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 258.7
Household Size (people) 2.50
Households w/ Children 28.22 %
Annual Residential Turnover 7.35 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $1,022
One Bedroom $1,213
Two Bedroom $1,526
Three Bedroom $1,893
Four Bedroom $2,091

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 3,614
Households: 1,446
Median Age: 46.09

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $78,229)

Climate & Weather

The temperature chart displays average high and low temperatures (degrees Fahrenheit) for the months of January and July.

The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

Temperature
Weather Risk
Percent risk, as compared to national average
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Public Elementary

School

ESSEX ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
12 STORY ST
ESSEX, MA 01929

Public Middle

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Public High

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Private/Catholic

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Commuting to and from Essex

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Featured Listings

18 Southern Avenue B, Essex, MA 01929
$174,000

18 Southern Avenue B,
Essex, MA 01929

3 bedrooms, 1 bath
60 Pond Street, Essex, MA 01929
$665,000

60 Pond Street,
Essex, MA 01929

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
82 Apple Street, Essex, MA 01929
$2,021,000

82 Apple Street,
Essex, MA 01929

4 bedrooms, 6 baths, 1 half bath
54 Martin Street, Essex, MA 01929
$799,000

54 Martin Street,
Essex, MA 01929

5 bedrooms, 4 baths
7 Rocky Hill, Essex, MA 01929
$725,000

7 Rocky Hill,
Essex, MA 01929

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
7R John Wise Avenue 1, Essex, MA 01929
$699,000

7R John Wise Avenue 1,
Essex, MA 01929

4 bedrooms, 2 baths
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