New Bedford in Bristol county, Massachusetts

New Bedford, MA

Welcome to New Bedford

Located in Bristol county, Massachusetts, New Bedford is a wonderful place to live.

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New Bedford, MA Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

New Bedford, MA Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
December 2016 - Single Family Homes
$220K
Up 10.0 % since December 2015
Average Sales Price
December 2016 - Single Family Homes
$215K
Up 6.5 % since December 2015
Days on Market
December 2016 - Single Family Homes
99
Down 24.4 % since December 2015

New Bedford, MA Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

New Bedford, MA Condo Sales Overview

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New Bedford, MA Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for New Bedford, MA

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 1.71 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 4,835.5
Household Size (people) 2.40
Households w/ Children 27.91 %
Annual Residential Turnover 13.96 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $582
One Bedroom $690
Two Bedroom $849
Three Bedroom $1,067
Four Bedroom $1,220

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: 96,695
Households: 39,453
Median Age: 37.89

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $36,585)

Climate & Weather

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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
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School Information for New Bedford, MA

Public Elementary

School

JOHN HANNIGAN
Grades: 1-5
71 PORTLAND ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02744

JOHN B DEVALLES
Grades: K-5
120 KATHERINE ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02744

WILLIAM H TAYLOR
Grades: K-5
620 BROCK AVE
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02744

THOMAS R RODMAN
Grades: K-5
497 MILL ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

BETSEY B WINSLOW
Grades: K-5
561 ALLEN ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

ALMA DEL MAR CHARTER SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
26 MADEIRA AVE
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02746

JAMES B CONGDON
Grades: K-5
50 HEMLOCK ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

HORATIO A KEMPTON
Grades: K-5
135 SHAWMUT AVE
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

JOHN AVERY PARKER
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
705 COUNTY ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

ELIZABETH CARTER BROOKS
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
212 NEMASKET ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

ALFRED J GOMES
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
286 S 2ND ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

HAYDEN/MCFADDEN
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
361 CEDAR GROVE ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02746

SGT WM H CARNEY ACADEMY
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
247 ELM ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

RENAISSANCE COMMUNITY SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS
Grades: PRESCHOOL-4
286 S 2ND ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

ELLEN R HATHAWAY
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
256 COURT ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

CARLOS PACHECO
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
261 MOUNT PLEASANT ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02746

CHARLES S ASHLEY
Grades: K-5
122 ROCHAMBEAU ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02745

JIREH SWIFT
Grades: K-5
2203 ACUSHNET AVE
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02745

ABRAHAM LINCOLN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
445 ASHLEY BLVD
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02745

ELWYN G CAMPBELL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
145 ESSEX ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02745

CASIMIR PULASKI
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
1097 BRALEY RD
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02745

Public Middle

School

ROOSEVELT MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
119 FREDERICK ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02744

KEITH MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
225 HATHAWAY BLVD
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

WHALING CITY JUNIOR/SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 6-12
455 COUNTY ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

TRINITY DAY ACADEMY
Grades: 6-12
181 HILLMAN ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

GLOBAL LEARNING CHARTER PUBLIC SCHOOL
Grades: 5-12
190 ASHLEY BLVD
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02746

NORMANDIN MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
81 FELTON ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02745

CITY ON A HILL CHARTER PUBLIC SCHOOL NEW BEDFORD
Grades: 9-9
384 ACUSHNET AVE
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

Public High

School

NEW BEDFORD HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
230 HATHAWAY BLVD
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

GR NEW BEDFORD VOCATIONAL TECHNICAL
Grades: 9-12
1121 ASHLEY BLVD
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02745

Private/Catholic

School

OUR SISTER'S SCHOOL
Grades: 5-8
145 BROWNELL AVE
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

EARLY LEARNING CHILD CARE
Grades: PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
322 MAXFIELD ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

ST JAMES & ST JOHN SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
180 ORCHARD ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

HOLY FAMILY HOLY NAME SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
91 SUMMER ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

WEST END DAY NURSERY
Grades: PRESCHOOL-UNGRADE
170 CEDAR ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

NAZARENE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
764 HATHAWAY RD
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

KENNEDY-DONOVAN CENTER SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
19 HAWTHORN ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740

LITTLE PEOPLES COLLEGE
Grades: PRESCHOOL-6
850 CHURCH ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02745

ST JOSEPH ST THERESE
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
35 KEARSARGE ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02745

ALL SAINTS CATHOLIC SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
115 ILLINOIS ST
NEW BEDFORD, MA 02745

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New Bedford, MA Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from New Bedford, MA

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