Wellesley, Massachusetts

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Wellesley is located in Norfolk County, MA. The population is , making Wellesley the 9th largest city in Norfolk County.

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

Cities near Wellesley include Needham, Waban and Auburndale.

Wellesley Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 2.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 17.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 80.2%

Crime Rate

82.7% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 3
  • Violent Crimes: 24
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 51
  • Property Crime: 405
  • Larceny Theft: 351

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 0 offenders in Wellesley
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

110 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 110


Moderate 5.2%
  • Massachusetts unemployment average: 7.2%
  • National unemployment average: 6.2%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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9 Public Schools view public schools

There are 9 K-12 public schools in Wellesley, MA and 5 private schools. Homefacts rates Wellesley's schools as Excellent, with an overall A rating.

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  • Good news! No offenders found in Wellesley, MA.

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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 Wellesley, MA

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Property Report Overview

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Housing Inventory

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  • Vacant
  • Rented
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Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

66 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Wellesley, MA issued 66 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Wellesley, MA issued 66 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

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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

110 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

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

  • January 27.03°
  • February 30.42°
  • March 38.5°
  • April 48.88°
  • May 58.65°
  • June 66.34°
  • July 73.17°
  • August 70.6°
  • September 62.62°
  • October 52.17°
  • November 42.17°
  • December 32.67°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Wellesley, MA

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Wellesley, MA: $150,978


Unemployment in Wellesley is 5.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 7.2% and 6.2% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 36.61%
White Collar - 63.39%


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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Nearest Major Airports

2 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Wellesley, MA

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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