Watertown in Middlesex county, Massachusetts

Watertown, MA

Welcome to Watertown

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

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

Watertown, MA Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
$490K
Down 15.8 % since February 2016
Average Sales Price
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
$490K
Down 14.6 % since February 2016
Days on Market
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
96
Down 32.9 % since February 2016

Watertown, MA Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Watertown, MA Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
February 2017 - Condos
$517K
Up 53.4 % since February 2016
Average Sales Price
February 2017 - Condos
$604K
Up 67.1 % since February 2016
Days on Market
February 2017 - Condos
54
Down 15.6 % since February 2016

Watertown, MA Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Watertown, MA

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 6.19 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 8,486.5
Household Size (people) 2.15
Households w/ Children 19.71 %
Annual Residential Turnover 15.90 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $1,074
One Bedroom $1,283
Two Bedroom $1,596
Three Bedroom $1,982
Four Bedroom $2,190

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: 33,889
Households: 15,636
Median Age: 39.84

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $87,081)

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 Watertown, MA

Public Elementary

School

HOSMER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
1 CONCORD RD
WATERTOWN, MA 02472

JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
175 ORCHARD ST
WATERTOWN, MA 02472

CUNNIFF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
246 WARREN ST
WATERTOWN, MA 02472

Public Middle

School

WATERTOWN MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
68 WAVERLEY AVE
WATERTOWN, MA 02472

Public High

School

WATERTOWN HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
50 COLUMBIA ST
WATERTOWN, MA 02472

Private/Catholic

School

JEWISH COMMUNITY DAY SCHOOL
Grades: K-8
57 STANLEY AVE
WATERTOWN, MA 02472

BEACON HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
917 BELMONT ST
WATERTOWN, MA 02472

PERKINS SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
175 N BEACON ST
WATERTOWN, MA 02472

ATRIUM SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
69 GROVE ST
WATERTOWN, MA 02472

ST STEPHEN'S ARMENIAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
47 NICHOLS AVE
WATERTOWN, MA 02472

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Watertown, MA Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Watertown, MA

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Featured Homes for Sale in Watertown, MA

187 Chapman Street, Watertown, MA 02472
$449,900

187 Chapman Street,
Watertown, MA 02472

2 bedrooms, 1 bath
272 Palfrey Street, Watertown, MA 02472
$789,900

272 Palfrey Street,
Watertown, MA 02472

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
183 Chapman Street, Watertown, MA 02472
$649,000

183 Chapman Street,
Watertown, MA 02472

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
54 Langdon Avenue, Watertown, MA 02472
$699,000

54 Langdon Avenue,
Watertown, MA 02472

4 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
14 Commonwealth Road, Watertown, MA 02472
$569,000

14 Commonwealth Road,
Watertown, MA 02472

2 bedrooms, 1 bath
286 Waverley, Watertown, MA 02472
$449,900

286 Waverley,
Watertown, MA 02472

2 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
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