Waltham in Middlesex county, Massachusetts

Waltham

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.

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$525K
0.3 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$556K
4.3 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
75
7.1 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter
Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$442K
21.2 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$434K
13.3 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condominiums
88
20.5 % since November 2015
Condominium Sales by Quarter

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

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

Public High

School

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

Private/Catholic

School

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

MILESTONES DAY SCHOOL
Grades: 3-12
410 TOTTEN POND RD
WALTHAM, MA 02451

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

THE GUILD FOR HUMAN SERVICES
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
411 WAVERLEY OAKS RD
WALTHAM, MA 02452

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Commuting to and from Waltham

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Featured Listings

235 River Street, Waltham, MA 02453
$469,900

235 River Street,
Waltham, MA 02453

3 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
467 Lincoln Street, Waltham, MA 02451
$389,000

467 Lincoln Street,
Waltham, MA 02451

2 bedrooms, 2 baths
45 Irving Street, Waltham, MA 02451
$489,900

45 Irving Street,
Waltham, MA 02451

4 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
72 Hillcrest Street, Waltham, MA 02451
$429,900

72 Hillcrest Street,
Waltham, MA 02451

3 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
5 Rock Lane, Waltham, MA 02451
$939,000

5 Rock Lane,
Waltham, MA 02451

4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 half bath
7 Hagar Lane, Waltham, MA 02453
$629,900

7 Hagar Lane,
Waltham, MA 02453

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
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