Ashland, Massachusetts 

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Population

17,478

+8.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.6%

Median Income

$102,721

Median Home Price

$398,100

Best Places to Live in Ashland, Massachusetts

Regional center/Capital city - Central Massachusetts coast at the head of Boston Bay. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Ashland, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Education
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest
Cons
-Traffic and sprawl
-Economic cycles
-Cost of living

Local Listings in Ashland
 $369,900 
44 Woodland Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1008 SqFt
 $439,000 
87 Woodland Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2200 SqFt
 $949,900 
87 Woodland Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1692 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area

Boston is widely viewed as the intellectual and historic capital of the United States. It is a cosmopolitan city with a complete set of services, a broad range of amenities, and a rich tradition and culture almost unmatched in the rest of the country. The metro area defined as Boston-Quincy actually includes downtown and areas mostly south of city into Norfolk and Plymouth County. Suburbs to the west and northwest are covered in the Cambridge-Newton-Framingham metro area (see page TK); northern suburbs to New Hampshire are covered in Essex County (page TK).


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QUICK FACTS

City: Ashland
Zip Codes: 01721
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Ashland is 2.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Ashland jobs have increased by 3.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Ashland's cost of living is 29.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Ashland's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Ashland, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Middlesex county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Ashland's population is 17,478 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 34.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Ashland is $398,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Ashland public schools spend $13,500 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.7 students per teacher in Ashland. More Education


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Housing Market in Ashland

It's a good time to buy in Ashland. Home Appreciation is up 3.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Ashland Real Estate

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Reviews for Ashland   2 Reviews
typical - 1/6/2011
Typical Massachussetts town. Quiet, good schools, very liberal, too high property taxes, constantly on a water... Read More

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Close to Boston, but easil;y affordable - 11/2/2010
Ashland is settled in Middlesex county between the busy Framingham and the high end and expensive Sherborn and Natick. We have the best of both worlds, close to... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN ASHLAND
$369,900
44 Woodland Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$439,000
87 Woodland Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$949,900
87 Woodland Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$419,000
22 Haven Way Unit 22
Bed 2 | Bath 3

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