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Best Place to Live in Worcester County, Massachusetts

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Overview
Population:799,277
Pop. Change:6%
State: Massachusetts
Metro Area:Worcester
County:Worcester County
City:Worcester, Leominster, ... 71 total
Zip Code:01453, 01420, ... 87 total
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Worcester's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums

Interesting Facts about Worcester County

As of 2014, Worcester County's population is 799,277 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 6.44 percent.

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The median home cost in Worcester County is $220,100. Home appreciation the last year has been 1.50 percent.

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Compared to the rest of the country, Worcester County's cost of living is 13.20% Higher than the U.S. average.

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Worcester County public schools spend $15,087 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 14 students per teacher in Worcester County.

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The unemployment rate in Worcester County is 6.30 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Worcester County jobs have Increased by 0.82 percent.


Ranked #12 America's Best and Worst Cities for Crime (Mid-Size Metro Areas)
Ranked #23 America's Best and Worst Cities for Crime (Smallest Metro Areas)
Ranked #33 America's Most (and Least) Stressful Cities (117 Smallest Metro Areas)
Ranked #70 The Most Single Cities
Ranked #72 Drought-Riskiest Cities
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Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.

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Worcester County's Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes


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