Wakefield in Middlesex county, Massachusetts

Wakefield, MA

Welcome to Wakefield

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

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

Wakefield, MA Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
$474K
Down 0.6 % since February 2016
Average Sales Price
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
$474K
Down 2.6 % since February 2016
Days on Market
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
144
Up 28.6 % since February 2016

Wakefield, MA Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Wakefield, MA Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
February 2017 - Condos
$372K
Down 13.6 % since February 2016
Average Sales Price
February 2017 - Condos
$356K
Down 17.3 % since February 2016
Days on Market
February 2017 - Condos
59
Up 7.3 % since February 2016

Wakefield, MA Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Wakefield, MA

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 9.21 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 3,701.8
Household Size (people) 2.47
Households w/ Children 27.65 %
Annual Residential Turnover 9.90 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $813
One Bedroom $971
Two Bedroom $1,209
Three Bedroom $1,500
Four Bedroom $1,658

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: 27,229
Households: 10,935
Median Age: 43.41

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $86,742)

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

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

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

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

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

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

Public Middle

School

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

Public High

School

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

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

Private/Catholic

School

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

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

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

ODYSSEY DAY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
2 AUDUBON RD
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

12 Avon Court, Wakefield, MA 01880
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52 Richardson Street,
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175 North Avenue 210, Wakefield, MA 01880
$439,900

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