Norfolk County, Massachusetts 

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Population

709,409

+4.9% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.8%

Median Income

$86,469

Median Home Price

$604,500

Median Age

41

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.2 / 4.9

summer / winter

Best Places to Live in Norfolk County, Massachusetts

Regional center/Capital city - Central Massachusetts coast at the head of Boston Bay. August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Norfolk, while January and February are the least comfortable months.
State: Massachusetts
County: Norfolk County
Metro Area: Boston-Cambridge-Newton
City: Quincy, Brookline, 29 total
Zip Codes: 02169, 02184, 02368, 02038, 02446, 02062, 02072, 02186, 02026, 02021, 39 total
Cost of Living: 45.4% higher
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

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norfolk, MA Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
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).


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Norfolk County is 5.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Norfolk County jobs have increased by 4.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Norfolk County's cost of living is 45.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Norfolk County's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Norfolk county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 67.0% to 30.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Norfolk County's population is 709,409 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 4.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 33.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Norfolk County is Real Estate: $604,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.0%.

SCHOOLS
Norfolk County public schools spend $15,012 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.4 students per teacher in Norfolk County. More Education



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Housing Market in norfolk

It's a good time to buy in Norfolk. Home Appreciation is up 14.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Norfolk is $604,500.
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ZIP CODES IN NORFOLK COUNTY, MASSACHUSETTS
02169, 02184, 02368, 02038, 02446, 02062, 02072, 02186, 02026, 02021, 39 total

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