Watertown Town, Massachusetts 

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Population

34,319

3% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.0%

Median Income

$86,461

Avg. Home Price

$580,300

Best Places to Live in Watertown Town, 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: Watertown Town
Zip Codes: 02472
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Watertown Town is 3.0% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Watertown Town jobs have increased by 1.20%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Watertown Town's cost of living is 71.50% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Watertown Town's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Watertown Town's population is 34,319 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 3.11%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Watertown Town is $580,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.76%. 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. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Watertown Town

It's a good time to buy in Watertown Town. Home Appreciation is up 7.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Watertown Town Real Estate.

The median home price in Watertown Town is $580,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Watertown Town   3 Reviews
Watertown, MA - 9/2/2009
Watertown has "small town charm" in abundance despite literally sharing borders with both Boston and... Read More

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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

Great location - 7/6/2006
Watertown is a great community that borders Boston. Great proximity to the city with easy access to public... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN WATERTOWN TOWN, MASSACHUSETTS
02472
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