Brookline, Massachusetts

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Brookline is located in Norfolk County, MA. The population is , making Brookline the 2nd largest city in Norfolk County.

There are 9 public schools in Brookline with an average Homefacts rating of A-. The total crime rate for Brookline is low , and there are 1 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Brookline is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Brookline property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Brookline include Chestnut Hill, Jamaica Plain and Brighton.

Brookline Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 3.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 16.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 80.5%

Crime Rate

61.67% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 10
  • Violent Crimes: 97
  • Robbery: 24
  • Burglary: 75
  • Property Crime: 854
  • Larceny Theft: 769

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 1 offender in Brookline
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

222 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 221


Low 3.4%
  • Massachusetts unemployment average: 5.4%
  • National unemployment average: 5.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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9 Public Schools view public schools

There are 9 K-12 public schools in Brookline, MA and 10 private schools. Homefacts rates Brookline's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.

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Crime view details

1 Registered Offender search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Brookline, MA

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$958,500 compared to July 2020
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

13 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Brookline, MA issued 13 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Brookline, MA issued 14 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Brookline, MA
  • 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

222 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (226/227)
    Brookline, MA has 99.56% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Brookline, MA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.16 Average
    Brookline, MA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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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 32.67°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Brookline, MA

Brookline, MA has a low risk of earthquakes.
Brookline, MA has a high risk of hurricanes.
Brookline, MA has a high risk of hail storms.
Brookline, MA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Brookline, MA: $93,731


Unemployment in Brookline is 3.4%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.4% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 37.13%
White Collar - 62.87%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • James McGovern
  • Niki Tsongas
  • Joseph P. Kennedy III
  • William Keating

Neighborhood Info

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  • No Cemeteries found in Brookline, MA

0 FCC Towers view all

  • No fcc towers found in Brookline, MA

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Brookline, MA

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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