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
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$228K
Up 35.8 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$235K
Up 37.7 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
111
Down 14.0 % since April 2016

New Bedford, MA Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

New Bedford, MA Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$179K
Up 210.1 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$179K
Up 108.3 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Condos
179
Up 184.1 % since April 2016

New Bedford, MA Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for New Bedford, MA

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 1.78 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 4,838.8
Household Size (people) 2.40
Households w/ Children 27.97 %
Annual Residential Turnover 13.17 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $637
One Bedroom $702
Two Bedroom $856
Three Bedroom $1,084
Four Bedroom $1,231

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: 96,760
Households: 39,484
Median Age: 38.17

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $37,234)

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 New Bedford, MA

Public Elementary

School

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

OUR SISTER'S SCHOOL
Grades: 5-8
145 BROWNELL AVE
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

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

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

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

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

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New Bedford, MA Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from New Bedford, MA

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Featured Homes for Sale in New Bedford, MA

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$164,900

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New Bedford, MA 02740

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