Wakefield in Middlesex county, Massachusetts

Wakefield, MA

Welcome to Wakefield

Located in Middlesex county, Massachusetts, Wakefield 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 Wakefield and the surrounding area.

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

Wakefield, MA Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
$450K
Down 12.4 % since June 2016
Average Sales Price
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
$473K
Down 16.3 % since June 2016
Days on Market
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
72
Down 23.4 % since June 2016

Wakefield, MA Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Wakefield, MA Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
June 2017 - Condos
$385K
Down 12.2 % since June 2016
Average Sales Price
June 2017 - Condos
$372K
Down 16.0 % since June 2016
Days on Market
June 2017 - Condos
58
Down 46.8 % since June 2016

Wakefield, MA Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Wakefield, MA

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 8.59 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 3,680.1
Household Size (people) 2.47
Households w/ Children 27.75 %
Annual Residential Turnover 9.09 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $936
One Bedroom $1,076
Two Bedroom $1,329
Three Bedroom $1,662
Four Bedroom $1,832

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: 27,074
Households: 10,872
Median Age: 43.67

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $86,491)

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 Wakefield, MA

Public Elementary

School

EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER AT THE DOYLE SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
11 PAUL AVE
WAKEFIELD, MA 01880

WALTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: 1-4
18 DAVIDSON RD
WAKEFIELD, MA 01880

WOODVILLE SCHOOL
Grades: K-4
30 FARM ST
WAKEFIELD, MA 01880

DOLBEARE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-4
340 LOWELL ST
WAKEFIELD, MA 01880

GREENWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-4
1030 MAIN ST
WAKEFIELD, MA 01880

Public Middle

School

GALVIN MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 5-8
525 MAIN ST
WAKEFIELD, MA 01880

Public High

School

WAKEFIELD MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
60 FARM ST
WAKEFIELD, MA 01880

NORTHEAST METRO REGIONAL VOCATIONAL
Grades: 9-12
100 HEMLOCK RD
WAKEFIELD, MA 01880

Private/Catholic

School

THE CHILDREN S GATHERING
Grades: PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
101 CEDAR ST
WAKEFIELD, MA 01880

ODYSSEY DAY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
2 AUDUBON RD
WAKEFIELD, MA 01880

ST JOSEPH SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
15 GOULD ST
WAKEFIELD, MA 01880

NAZARETH ACADEMY
Grades: 9-12
27 CORDIS ST
WAKEFIELD, MA 01880

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Wakefield, MA Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Wakefield, MA

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Featured Homes for Sale in Wakefield, MA

31 Ledgewood Road, Wakefield, MA 01880
$539,900

31 Ledgewood Road,
Wakefield, MA 01880

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
20 Emerson Street Unit 2, Wakefield, MA 01880
$244,900

20 Emerson Street Unit 2,
Wakefield, MA 01880

2 bedrooms, 1 bath
16 Grandview Avenue, Wakefield, MA 01880
$659,900

16 Grandview Avenue,
Wakefield, MA 01880

2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
337 Vernon Street, Wakefield, MA 01880
$589,900

337 Vernon Street,
Wakefield, MA 01880

4 bedrooms, 2 baths
212 Broadway Street, Wakefield, MA 01880
$509,999

212 Broadway Street,
Wakefield, MA 01880

3 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
2 Cedar Place, Wakefield, MA 01880
$524,900

2 Cedar Place,
Wakefield, MA 01880

3 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
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