Waltham in Middlesex county, Massachusetts

Waltham, MA

Welcome to Waltham

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

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

Waltham, MA Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
$546K
Up 24.2 % since February 2016
Average Sales Price
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
$542K
Up 16.1 % since February 2016
Days on Market
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
88
Down 18.5 % since February 2016

Waltham, MA Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Waltham, MA Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
February 2017 - Condos
$378K
Down 14.3 % since February 2016
Average Sales Price
February 2017 - Condos
$384K
Down 10.7 % since February 2016
Days on Market
February 2017 - Condos
68
Down 58.8 % since February 2016

Waltham, MA Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Waltham, MA

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 2.92 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 4,902.6
Household Size (people) 2.28
Households w/ Children 20.02 %
Annual Residential Turnover 16.81 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $1,034
One Bedroom $1,235
Two Bedroom $1,537
Three Bedroom $1,908
Four Bedroom $2,108

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: 62,404
Households: 24,425
Median Age: 36.10

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $75,596)

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 Waltham, MA

Public Elementary

School

JAMES FITZGERALD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
140 BEAL RD
WALTHAM, MA 02453

HENRY WHITTEMORE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
30 PARMENTER RD
WALTHAM, MA 02453

WILLIAM F. STANLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
250 SOUTH ST
WALTHAM, MA 02453

THOMAS R PLYMPTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
20 FARNSWORTH ST
WALTHAM, MA 02451

DOUGLAS MACARTHUR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
494 LINCOLN ST
WALTHAM, MA 02451

NORTHEAST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
70 PUTNEY LN
WALTHAM, MA 02452

Public Middle

School

JOHN F KENNEDY MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
655 LEXINGTON ST
WALTHAM, MA 02452

JOHN W. MCDEVITT MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
75 CHURCH ST
WALTHAM, MA 02452

Public High

School

WALTHAM SR HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
617 LEXINGTON ST
WALTHAM, MA 02452

Private/Catholic

School

MILESTONES DAY SCHOOL
Grades: 3-UNGRADE
410 TOTTEN POND RD
WALTHAM, MA 02451

GANN ACADEMY
Grades: 9-12
333 FOREST ST
WALTHAM, MA 02452

ST JUDE SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
175 MAIN ST
WALTHAM, MA 02453

WORK COMMUNITY INDEPENDENCE
Grades: -
135 BEAVER ST STE 307
WALTHAM, MA 02452

CHAPEL HILL CHAUNCY HALL SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
785 BEAVER ST
WALTHAM, MA 02452

THE GUILD FOR HUMAN SERVICES
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
521 VIRGINIA RD
CONCORD, MA 01742

OUR LADY'S ACADEMY
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
920 TRAPELO RD
WALTHAM, MA 02452

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Waltham, MA Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Waltham, MA

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Featured Homes for Sale in Waltham, MA

51 Hasting Street, Waltham, MA 02453
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51 Hasting Street,
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$879,900

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Waltham, MA 02451

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
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34 Malvern Street,
Waltham, MA 02451

3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 half bath
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