Swansea, Massachusetts 

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Population

16,341

+2.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.7%

Median Income

$77,345

Median Home Price

$299,500

Best Places to Live in Swansea, Massachusetts

Capital-city complex - Eastern edge of Rhode Island at the head of Narragansett Bay. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Swansea, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Educated population
-Arts and culture
-Attractive downtown
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Economy
-Depressed areas

Local Listings in Swansea
 $514,900 
665 Locust St
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1958 SqFt
 $354,000 
500 Vinnicum Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1624 SqFt
 $201,500 
500 Vinnicum Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1211 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Providence-Warwick Metro Area

Providence is the capital and primary commercial, industrial, and residential area for this small New England state. Established as an enclave of religious tolerance and resident American rights in pre-Revolutionary times, it remains a center of liberal intellectual thought. It’s also an old manufacturing and typically New-England style old textile milling center, and the area and surrounding communities of New Bedford and Fall River have borne the brunt of considerable economic dislocation. The metro area covers the state of Rhode Island and spreads eastward into Bristol County, Massachusetts (where New Bedford and Fall River are located).


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City: Swansea
Zip Codes: 02777
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 51 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Swansea is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Swansea jobs have increased by 3.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Swansea's cost of living is 15.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Swansea's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Swansea, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

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

POPULATION
Swansea's population is 16,341 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Swansea is $299,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Swansea public schools spend $12,075 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.3 students per teacher in Swansea. More Education


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NEW LISTINGS IN SWANSEA
$514,900
665 Locust St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$354,000
500 Vinnicum Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$201,500
500 Vinnicum Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$310,000
500 Vinnicum Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$329,900
500 Vinnicum Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$299,900
154 Burnside Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$374,900
307 Maple Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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