Westwood, Massachusetts 

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Population

15,597

+8.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.5%

Median Income

$128,813

Median Home Price

$745,900

Best Places to Live in Westwood, Massachusetts

Regional center/Capital city - Central Massachusetts coast at the head of Boston Bay. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Westwood, 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

Local Listings in Westwood
 $1,149,000 
50 Lanark Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 4398 SqFt
 $1,950,000 
28 Thatcher St
Bed 5 | Bath 5 | 5467 SqFt
 $611,550 
26 Lull St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1375 SqFt

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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QUICK FACTS

City: Westwood
Zip Codes: 02090
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Westwood is 2.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Westwood jobs have increased by 4.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Westwood's cost of living is 98.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Westwood's Cost of Living

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

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

POPULATION
Westwood's population is 15,597 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 34.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Westwood is $745,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Westwood public schools spend $14,943 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.1 students per teacher in Westwood. More Education


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Housing Market in Westwood

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The median home price in Westwood is $745,900. Browse Homes in this Range.


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NEW LISTINGS IN WESTWOOD
$1,149,000
50 Lanark Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$1,950,000
28 Thatcher St
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$611,550
26 Lull St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,995,000
7 Longmeadow Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 7

$875,000
7 Longmeadow Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$639,000
103 Burgess Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$699,000
101 Washington St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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