Reading in Middlesex county, Massachusetts

Reading, MA

Welcome to Reading

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

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

Reading, MA Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$564K
Up 8.5 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$577K
Up 9.6 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
79
Down 11.2 % since April 2016

Reading, MA Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Reading, MA Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$339K
Down 31.1 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$388K
Down 19.6 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Condos
121
Up 55.1 % since April 2016

Reading, MA Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Reading, MA

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 5.27 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 2,617.3
Household Size (people) 2.64
Households w/ Children 34.40 %
Annual Residential Turnover 8.03 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $1,072
One Bedroom $1,231
Two Bedroom $1,521
Three Bedroom $1,903
Four Bedroom $2,097

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: 26,052
Households: 9,819
Median Age: 43.60

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $105,431)

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 Reading, MA

Public Elementary

School

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

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

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

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

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

Public Middle

School

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

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

Public High

School

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

Private/Catholic

School

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

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

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Reading, MA Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Reading, MA

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Featured Homes for Sale in Reading, MA

5 Washington Street D8, Reading, MA 01867
$210,000

5 Washington Street D8,
Reading, MA 01867

2 bedrooms, 1 bath
128 Salem Street, Reading, MA 01867
$899,900

128 Salem Street,
Reading, MA 01867

5 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2 half baths
21 Pine Ridge Road, Reading, MA 01867
$625,000

21 Pine Ridge Road,
Reading, MA 01867

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
21 Center Avenue, Reading, MA 01867
$549,900

21 Center Avenue,
Reading, MA 01867

5 bedrooms, 2 baths
41 Parkview Road, Reading, MA 01867
$499,999

41 Parkview Road,
Reading, MA 01867

3 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
128 Fairchild Drive, Reading, MA 01867
$869,900

128 Fairchild Drive,
Reading, MA 01867

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2 half baths
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