Worcester Metro Area, Massachusetts 

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MASSACHUSETTS TOTAL CASES REPORTED

109,143

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

2,666,889

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

934,923

+2.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.7%

Median Income

$64,629

Median Home Price

$230,250

United States / Massachusetts / Worcester Metro Area / Counties / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Worcester Metro Area, Massachusetts

Mid-sized city - Center of Massachusetts between Connecticut/Rhode Island and New Hampshire border. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the Worcester metro area, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Educated population
-Local arts and culture
-Central location
Cons
-Economy
-Harsh winters
-Cost of living

 $300,000 

Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1572 SqFt
 $215,000 
24 Fairmont Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 1 | 1365 SqFt
 $359,900 
1238 Pleasant St
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1740 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Worcester Metro Area

Worcester is the second largest city in Massachusetts. From its roots in the Industrial Revolution, it is evolving into a diverse research, manufacturing, and technology center, featuring a significant health care presence and a large biotechnology research park. The downtown is being gradually restored and modernized. Origins as a cultural center continue with the area’s many small museums and colleges, as well as a good set of small performing arts amenities. Mountain areas to the west and lakes mainly north offer good recreation opportunities. Cost of living is influenced by more expensive areas east and is high for local income levels.


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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Massachusetts
County: Worcester
Metro Area: Worcester Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Worcester, Leominster, 70 total
Zip Codes: 01453, 01420, 01604, 01545, 01605, 01757, 01602, 01610, 01609, 01440, 85 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 470 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Worcester Metro Area is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Worcester Metro Area jobs have increased by 3.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Worcester Metro Area's cost of living is 1.0% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Worcester Metro Area's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
The Worcester metro area voted Democratic in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Worcester Metro Area's population is 934,923 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Worcester Metro Area is $230,250. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.8%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Worcester Metro Area public schools spend $15,104 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14 students per teacher in Worcester Metro Area. More Education


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Housing Market in Worcester

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ZIP CODES IN WORCESTER METRO AREA, MASSACHUSETTS
01453, 01420, 01604, 01545, 01605, 01757, 01602, 01610, 01609, 01440, 85 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN WORCESTER
$300,000

Bed 4 | Bath 2

$215,000
24 Fairmont Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 1

$359,900
1238 Pleasant St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$439,900
24 Redfield Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$293,000
48 Westview Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$403,900
38 Sever St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$274,900
15 Midland St
Bed 6 | Bath 3

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