Cambridge, Massachusetts 

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Population

110,893

+7.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.2%

Median Income

$75,909

Median Home Price

$804,800

Best Places to Live in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Regional center/Capital city - Central Massachusetts coast at the head of Boston Bay
Pros
-Education
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest
Cons
-Traffic and sprawl
-Economic cycles
-Cost of living

Local Listings in Cambridge
 $4,950,000 
7 Garden Ter
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3900 SqFt
 $1,175,000 
5 West Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1350 SqFt
 $1,465,000 
17 Saint Mary Rd Unit 17
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2096 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).


QUICK FACTS

City: Cambridge
Zip Codes: 02138 02139 02140 02141 02142
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Cambridge is 2.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Cambridge jobs have increased by 4.28%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Cambridge's cost of living is 102.70% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Cambridge's Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
Cambridge's population is 110,893 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.14%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Cambridge is $804,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.20%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Cambridge public schools spend $30,570 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.5 students per teacher in Cambridge. More Education


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Housing Market in Cambridge

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Reviews for Cambridge   14 Reviews
Lots of changes - 6/24/2015
Cambridge is a great place to live. It is rather expensive, but has great access to Boston, schools and hospitals. There is a lot of construction underway that can be... Read More

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Tap water quality ranking in USA - 10/12/2012
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Cambridge is Education Hub - 7/23/2012
Home to both Harvard and MIT, Cambridge is the cornerstone of higher education. Residents are very intelligent and open to new ideas. ... Read More


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02138 02139 02140 02141 02142

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NEW LISTINGS IN CAMBRIDGE
$4,950,000
7 Garden Ter
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$1,175,000
5 West Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,465,000
17 Saint Mary Rd Unit 17
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$1,100,000
203 Appleton St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,535,000
79 Fresh Pond Pkwy
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$8,900,000
8 Traill St
Bed 6 | Bath 6

$9,800,000
8 Hubbard Park Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 6

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