Watertown, New York 

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Population

26,437

-1.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.3%

Median Income

$41,197

Median Home Price

$118,800

Best Places to Live in Watertown, New York

Small city - In nothern New York state near Lake Ontario and the Canadian border, 70 miles north of Syracuse. July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Watertown, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Low crime
-Comfortable summers
-Affordability
Cons
-Rainy days
-Gloomy weather
-Harsh winters

Local Listings in Watertown
 $99,500 
467 S Massey St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1020 SqFt
 $95,900 
748 Griffin St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1396 SqFt
 $118,000 
335 S Massey St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1408 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Watertown-Fort Drum Metro Area

The Watertown-Fort Drum, NY metro area is located in northern New York state near Lake Ontario and the Canadian border, 70 miles north of Syracuse. Watertown is one of the smaller metros in the United States and is comprised of Jefferson county.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Watertown
Zip Codes: 13601
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 466 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Watertown is 5.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Watertown jobs have increased by 0.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Watertown's cost of living is 21.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Watertown's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Jefferson county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Watertown's population is 26,437 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 14.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Watertown is $118,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Watertown public schools spend $14,772 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.6 students per teacher in Watertown. More Education


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Housing Market in Watertown

It's a good time to buy in Watertown. Home Appreciation is up 1.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Watertown Real Estate

The median home price in Watertown is $118,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Watertown   3 Reviews
Nice quiet town but many small town issues - 6/15/2018
I don’t live there but visit on occasion. Very quiet town. Ran into a white out blizzard while driving there that a local tells me isn’t unusual. One minute I could... Read More

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Metro Housing - 7/6/2009
hello, I'am a 22 year old single mother who is looking to move to new york to be closer to my sister...i need to be placed in a metro home until i can get a job and... Read More

Watertown, NY - 11/7/2008
As a city primarily filled and flourished with military families, Watertown is a decent place to live. Because of the population influx from military families, the town... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN WATERTOWN, NEW YORK
13601

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NEW LISTINGS IN WATERTOWN
$99,500
467 S Massey St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$95,900
748 Griffin St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$118,000
335 S Massey St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$179,900
724 Cooper St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$149,000
714 S Massey St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$133,900
733 Water St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$22,957
651 Grant St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

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