Lynn, Massachusetts 

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Population

94,539

+3.8% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

9.3%

Median Income

$47,195

Median Home Price

$470,300

Median Age

34.5

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.2 / 4.9

summer / winter

Boston Gifts

Best Places to Live in Lynn, Massachusetts

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

Lynn, 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: Essex County
Metro Area: Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: Lynn
Zip Codes: 01902 01905 01904 01901
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lynn is 9.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lynn jobs have increased by 4.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lynn's cost of living is 19.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lynn's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Essex county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 63.4% to 34.4%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lynn's population is 94,539 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 3.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 31.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lynn is Real Estate: $470,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.6%.

SCHOOLS
Lynn public schools spend $13,968 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.6 students per teacher in Lynn. More Education



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Housing Market in Lynn

It's a good time to buy in Lynn. Home Appreciation is up 17.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Lynn is $470,300.

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Reviews for Lynn   10 Reviews
Lynn - 9/8/2015
Lynn is a classic post-industrial American City that just happens to sit on the Atlantic Ocean with beautiful beaches and affordable housing. It is a short commuter... Read More

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Recently moved to Lynn - 10/8/2011
Hey there. I recently moved to Lynn and I am already liking it. For who lived in ten different States in US, I can tell that here you will find a very unique little... Read More
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Weather - 2/12/2010
Area does have much nice weather. It mists or drizzles here very often in the summer, I've seen it stick around for as long as 2 weeks. Cold in the winter and crowded... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN LYNN, MASSACHUSETTS
01902 01905 01904 01901

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