Watertown, Massachusetts

Population 32,358

Watertown Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 5.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 32.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 62%

Crime Rate

61.56% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 39
  • Violent Crimes: 80
  • Robbery: 6
  • Burglary: 99
  • Property Crime: 881
  • Larceny Theft: 743

Registered Offenders

98.05% Lower than national avg.
  • 1 offender in Watertown
  • 0.31 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

215 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 13
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 201

Unemployment

Low 3.6%
  • Massachusetts unemployment average: 5.4%
  • National unemployment average: 5.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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5 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 5 K-12 public schools in Watertown, MA and 4 private schools. Homefacts rates Watertown's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Watertown, MA

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    5.9%
  • Rented
    46.4%
  • Owned
    47.7%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,715
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,900
  • 2 Bedrooms: $2,311
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,880
  • 4 Bedrooms: $3,131

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Environmental Hazards

215 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (226/227)
    Watertown, MA has 99.56% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Watertown, MA is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.16 Average
    Watertown, MA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

  • We're sorry! No Weather statistics found in our database.

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 30.12°
  • February 32.97°
  • March 40.45°
  • April 50.85°
  • May 59.96°
  • June 68°
  • July 75.38°
  • August 73.16°
  • September 66.15°
  • October 55.72°
  • November 45.58°
  • December 31.62°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Watertown, MA

Earthquakes
Watertown, MA has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Watertown, MA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Watertown, MA has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Watertown, MA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Watertown, MA: $92,050

Unemployment

Unemployment in Watertown is 3.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.4% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 20.51%
White Collar - 79.49%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Charlie Baker
  • Sen. Edward J. Markey
  • Sen. Elizabeth Warren

City Representatives

  • Katherine Clark

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

2 Cemeteries view all

0 FCC Towers view all

  • No fcc towers found in Watertown, MA

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Watertown, MA

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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