Watertown Town, Massachusetts 

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Population

34,553

+9.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.4%

Median Income

$86,461

Median Home Price

$603,700

Best Places to Live in Watertown Town, Massachusetts

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

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).


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City: Watertown Town
Zip Codes: 02472
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Watertown Town is 2.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Watertown Town jobs have increased by 4.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Watertown Town's cost of living is 71.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Watertown Town's Cost of Living

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

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

POPULATION
Watertown Town's population is 34,553 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.4%. Learn More...

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

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Watertown Town is $603,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.8%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Watertown Town public schools spend $18,138 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.1 students per teacher in Watertown Town. More Education


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It's a good time to buy in Watertown Town. Home Appreciation is up 4.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Watertown Town Real Estate

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Reviews for Watertown Town   4 Reviews
Close to the happenings and accessible, Watertown - 3/21/2019
I’ve lived in Watertown for 3½ years after living in Cambridge. It’s slightly further out and could use a couple more MBTA bus lines to make being car-free easier... Read More

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Watertown, MA - 9/2/2009
Watertown has "small town charm" in abundance despite literally sharing borders with both Boston and... Read More

Great location for young professionals and familie - 3/1/2008
I first lived in Watertown several years ago as fresh college grad, and now I've been here again for 2 years with my husband and son. In both instances, I've loved it. ... Read More


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