Suffolk County, MA

Population 744,426

Suffolk County, MA Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 14.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 40.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 44.9%

Registered Offenders

33.14% Lower than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

2,860 Found nearby

Unemployment

Low 2.8%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

171 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 171 K-12 public schools in Suffolk County, MA and 64 private schools. Homefacts rates Suffolk County's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.

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Crime view details

994 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Suffolk County, MA

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$720,000 compared to September 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    7.4%
  • Rented
    59.6%
  • Owned
    33%

3,323 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Suffolk County, MA issued 3,323 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 3,323 permits, 54 were issued for single family homes and 3,269 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Suffolk County, MA issued 2,957 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,957 permits, 38 were issued for single family homes and 2,919 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Suffolk County, MA
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,253
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,421
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,740
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,182
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,370

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Environmental Hazards

2860 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Suffolk County, MA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Suffolk County, MA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.61 Average
    Suffolk County, 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 Suffolk County, MA

Earthquakes
Suffolk County, MA has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Suffolk County, MA has a high risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Suffolk County, MA has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Suffolk County, MA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Suffolk County, MA: $61,796

Unemployment

Unemployment in Suffolk County is 2.8%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.9% and 6.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 34.47%
White Collar - 65.53%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

60 FCC Towers view all