Brockton, Massachusetts 

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Population

95,770

+1.4% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

10.0%

Median Income

$48,569

Median Home Price

$387,900

Median Age

35.5

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.2 / 5.0

summer / winter

Boston Gifts

Best Places to Live in Brockton, Massachusetts

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

Brockton, MA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Education
Arts and culture
Historic interest
Cons
Traffic and sprawl
Economic cycles
Cost of living


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).


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Massachusetts
County: Plymouth County
Metro Area: Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: Brockton
Zip Codes: 02301 02302
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Brockton is 10.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Brockton jobs have increased by 4.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Brockton's cost of living is 17.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Brockton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Plymouth county remained very strongly Democratic, 57.5% to 40.2%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Brockton's population is 95,770 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 1.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Brockton is Real Estate: $387,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.7%.

SCHOOLS
Brockton public schools spend $13,127 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Brockton. More Education



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Housing Market in Brockton

It's a good time to buy in Brockton. Home Appreciation is up 17.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Brockton is $387,900.

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Reviews for Brockton   3 Reviews
Drugs, gang violence, crooked system - 3/17/2021
Born and raised in Brockton, the closer towards the police station and shelter the closer you are to drug addicts and gang violence. I’ve woken up many sleepless... Read More

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Real Estate - 12/9/2017
Recently the city of Champions has become the city of opportunities. Brockton real estate market is experiencing one of the highest property valuation increases in the... Read More

Transportation - 3/24/2010
Brockton has a great transportation system. We have buses and the train that run to Boston from 6am to 10pm at night and it is reasonably... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN BROCKTON, MASSACHUSETTS
02301 02302

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