Melrose (zip 02176), Massachusetts 

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Population

27,509

2% Decline

Unemployment Rate

3.2%

Median Income

$86,409

Avg. Home Price

$613,200

Best Places to Live in Melrose (zip 02176), Massachusetts

Regional center/Capital city - Central Massachusetts coast at the head of Boston Bay
Pros
-Education
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest
Cons
-Traffic and sprawl
-Economic cycles
-Cost of living

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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).


QUICK FACTS

City: Melrose
Zip Codes: Melrose (zip 02176)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Melrose (zip 02176) is 3.2% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Melrose (zip 02176) jobs have increased by 1.20%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Melrose (zip 02176)'s cost of living is 70.90% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Melrose (zip 02176)'s Cost of Living
POPULATION
Melrose (zip 02176)'s population is 27,509 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -2.43%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 33 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Melrose (zip 02176) is $613,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.67%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Melrose (zip 02176) public schools spend $12,796 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.4 students per teacher in Melrose (zip 02176). Learn More...

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Housing Market in Melrose

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Reviews for Melrose   1 Reviews
Just the right size - 2/13/2015
12 miles from Boston; close to the city but very sophisticated friendly small town. Mixed neighborhoods of seniors, youn families and singles. Professionals and blue... Read More

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