Harwich, Massachusetts 

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Population

12,143

-1.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

10.2%

Median Income

$67,332

Median Home Price

$442,200

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Best Places to Live in Harwich, Massachusetts

Resort town complex - Central portion of Cape Cod. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Harwich, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Harwich, 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
Pleasant summers
Educated population
Nearby coastline
Cons
Low ethnic diversity
Tourist impact
Cost of living and housing


What Bert Has To Say About Barnstable Town Metro Area

Barnstable is the commercial center and gateway to Cape Cod. The towns along Cape Cod are typical New England coastal towns with attractive commercial and residential areas and seaside wharves. The considerable fishing industry and tourist market support a large assortment of restaurants and local entertainment. Surrounding Cape Cod is an outdoor recreation and entertainment paradise. Educational attainment at all levels is among the highest in the state.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Massachusetts
County: Barnstable County
Metro Area: Barnstable Town Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Harwich
Zip Codes: 02645 02646
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 60 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Harwich is 10.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Harwich jobs have increased by 3.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Harwich's cost of living is 29.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Harwich's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Barnstable county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 61.2% to 36.8%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Harwich's population is 12,143 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Harwich is Real Estate: $442,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.9%.

SCHOOLS
Harwich public schools spend $16,266 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.3 students per teacher in Harwich. More Education



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Housing Market in Harwich

It's a good time to buy in Harwich. Home Appreciation is up 5.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Harwich is $442,200.

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Reviews for Harwich   1 Reviews
A wonderful place to grow up! - 3/14/2008
I grew up in a small town on the Cape, Harwich. Life on the Cape can be describe as living in a bubble, removed from the "real world". But as a child and anyone with a... Read More

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ZIP CODES IN HARWICH, MASSACHUSETTS
02645 02646

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