Reading in Middlesex county, Massachusetts

Reading

Welcome to Reading

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

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Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$500K
9.7 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$515K
11.7 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
67
25.6 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter
Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$460K
79.1 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$448K
76.5 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condominiums
137
59.3 % since November 2015
Condominium Sales by Quarter

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 5.34 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 2,619.0
Household Size (people) 2.64
Households w/ Children 34.61 %
Annual Residential Turnover 7.86 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $974
One Bedroom $1,163
Two Bedroom $1,447
Three Bedroom $1,796
Four Bedroom $1,986

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: 26,069
Households: 9,826
Median Age: 43.35

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $105,041)

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

BIRCH MEADOW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
27 ARTHUR B LORD DR
READING, MA 01867

KILLAM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
333 CHARLES ST
READING, MA 01867

JOSHUA EATON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
365 SUMMER AVE
READING, MA 01867

WOOD END ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
85 SUNSET ROCK LN
READING, MA 01867

ALICE M. BARROWS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
16 EDGEMONT AVE
READING, MA 01867

Public Middle

School

ARTHUR W COOLIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
89 BIRCH MEADOW DR
READING, MA 01867

WALTER S PARKER MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
45 TEMPLE ST
READING, MA 01867

Public High

School

READING MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
62 OAKLAND RD
READING, MA 01867

Private/Catholic

School

AUSTIN PREPARATORY SCHOOL
Grades: 6-12
101 WILLOW ST
READING, MA 01867

READING MONTESSORI SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
453 WEST ST
READING, MA 01867

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Commuting to and from Reading

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Featured Listings

21 Gleason Road, Reading, MA 01867
$699,000

21 Gleason Road,
Reading, MA 01867

5 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
4 Chapel Hill Drive, Reading, MA 01867
$499,900

4 Chapel Hill Drive,
Reading, MA 01867

4 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
3 Carriage Lane, Reading, MA 01867
$1,170,000

3 Carriage Lane,
Reading, MA 01867

4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 half bath
443 Haverhill Street, Reading, MA 01867
$850,000

443 Haverhill Street,
Reading, MA 01867

2 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
79 Grove Street, Reading, MA 01867
$499,900

79 Grove Street,
Reading, MA 01867

3 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
80 Washington Street, Reading, MA 01867
$279,900

80 Washington Street,
Reading, MA 01867

3 bedrooms, 1 bath
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