Leicester in Worcester county, Massachusetts

Leicester, MA

Welcome to Leicester

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

Whether you are looking to buy or sell your home, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Westchester Properties agents can help you with all of your real estate needs. Our Realtors® are local market experts in Leicester and the surrounding area.

Leicester, MA Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Leicester, MA Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$183K
Up 9.6 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$170K
Down 10.4 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
106
Down 14.5 % since April 2016

Leicester, MA Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Leicester, MA Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$349K
Down 3.0 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$349K
Down 3.0 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Condos
561
Up 146.1 % since April 2016

Leicester, MA Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Leicester, MA

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 1.13 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 477.1
Household Size (people) 2.65
Households w/ Children 23.70 %
Annual Residential Turnover 7.58 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $586
One Bedroom $666
Two Bedroom $847
Three Bedroom $1,068
Four Bedroom $1,196

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: 11,094
Households: 4,064
Median Age: 41.71

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $66,812)

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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School Information for Leicester, MA

Public Elementary

School

LEICESTER PRIMARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-2
170 PAXTON ST
LEICESTER, MA 01524

LEICESTER MEMORIAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: 3-5
11 MEMORIAL DR
LEICESTER, MA 01524

Public Middle

School

LEICESTER MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
70 WINSLOW AVE
LEICESTER, MA 01524

Public High

School

LEICESTER HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
174 PAXTON ST
LEICESTER, MA 01524

Private/Catholic

School

MCAULEY NAZARETH HOME FOR BOYS
Grades: K-8
77 MULBERRY ST
LEICESTER, MA 01524

ARCHWAY
Grades: 6-12
77 MULBERRY ST
LEICESTER, MA 01524

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Leicester, MA Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Leicester, MA

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Featured Homes for Sale in Leicester, MA

25 Bottomley Avenue, Leicester, MA 01611
$71,000

25 Bottomley Avenue,
Leicester, MA 01611

2 bedrooms, 1 bath
135 Henshaw Street, Leicester, MA 01524
$260,000

135 Henshaw Street,
Leicester, MA 01524

4 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
1150 Stafford Street, Leicester, MA 01542
$219,000

1150 Stafford Street,
Leicester, MA 01542

4 bedrooms, 2 baths
29 Beech Street, Leicester, MA 01524
$189,900

29 Beech Street,
Leicester, MA 01524

2 bedrooms, 1 bath
770 Pleasant Street, Leicester, MA 01542
$314,900

770 Pleasant Street,
Leicester, MA 01542

4 bedrooms, 2 baths
340 Main Street, Leicester, MA 01611
$184,900

340 Main Street,
Leicester, MA 01611

4 bedrooms, 1 bath
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