Norfolk County, Massachusetts 

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Population

694,389

+4.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.6%

Median Income

$86,469

Median Home Price

$500,900

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.

Pros
Education
Arts and culture
Historic interest
Cons
Traffic and sprawl
Economic cycles
Cost of living
 $10,000 
153 W Bacon St
Bed 0 | Bath 0 | N/A SqFt
 $2,249,000 
20 Nichols Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 5 | 3696 SqFt
 $1,000,000 
Lantern Ln Lot 3
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2800 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

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Massachusetts
County: Norfolk County
Metro Area: Boston-Cambridge-Newton
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Quincy, Brookline, 29 total
Zip Codes: 02169, 02184, 02368, 02038, 02446, 02062, 02072, 02186, 02026, 02021, 39 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Norfolk County is 2.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). 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
Norfolk county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Norfolk County's population is 694,389 people. Since 2010, 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 $500,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.0%. Check out the homes in the area

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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ZIP CODES IN NORFOLK COUNTY, MASSACHUSETTS
02169, 02184, 02368, 02038, 02446, 02062, 02072, 02186, 02026, 02021, 39 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN NORFOLK
$10,000
153 W Bacon St
Bed 0 | Bath 0

$2,249,000
20 Nichols Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$1,000,000
Lantern Ln Lot 3
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$450,000
150 Curve St
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$619,000
1943 West St
Bed 3 | Bath 5

$75,000
160 U60 Washington St
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$1,499,000
15 Hales Holw
Bed 5 | Bath 4

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