Newton, Massachusetts 

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Population

88,817

8% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.7%

Median Income

$118,639

Avg. Home Price

$1,036,500

Best Places to Live in Newton, 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: Newton
Zip Codes: 02459 02458 02465 02460 02466 02461 02468 02464 02462
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Newton is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Newton jobs have increased by 0.97%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Newton's cost of living is 133.30% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Newton's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Newton's population is 88,817 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 7.55%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Newton is $1,036,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.60%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Newton public schools spend $17,457 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.4 students per teacher in Newton. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Newton

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newton, ma - 12/27/2011
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Weather - 10/5/2010
THE WEATHER HERE IS VARIABLE... EACH SEASON CAN BE FELT IN EXTREME TEMPERATURES. WINTER IS SO COLD, SUMMER IS SO HOT...THE SPRING AND FALL BRING A LOT OF RAIN, BUT ALSO... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN NEWTON, MASSACHUSETTS
02459 02458 02465 02460 02466 02461 02468 02464 02462