Chelsea, Massachusetts 

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Population

39,398

37% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.2%

Median Income

$48,725

Avg. Home Price

$294,700

Best Places to Live in Chelsea, 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

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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: Chelsea
Zip Codes: 02150
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Chelsea is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Chelsea jobs have increased by 1.40%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Chelsea's cost of living is 34.60% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Chelsea's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Chelsea's population is 39,398 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 37.23%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 34 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Chelsea is $294,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -4.12%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Chelsea public schools spend $14,117 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.8 students per teacher in Chelsea. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Chelsea

It's a good time to buy in Chelsea. Home Appreciation is up 19.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Chelsea Real Estate.

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Reviews for Chelsea    1 Reviews
Quality of Public School System - 3/21/2009
I was born in Boston in 1946 and lived in Chelsea to age 10. I ended up getting my high school and university education in Texas. I wonder how the education system in... (Read More)

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ZIP CODES IN CHELSEA, MASSACHUSETTS
02150