Waltham, MA 02453

Population 29,829

Waltham Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average

Crime Rate

60.76% Lower than national avg.

Registered Offenders

65.57% Lower than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

140 Found nearby

Unemployment

Moderate 6.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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Summary
There are 5 K-12 public schools in 02453, MA and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates 02453's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.
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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 02453.

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Property Report Overview

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Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    6.7%
  • Rented
    55.2%
  • Owned
    38.1%

51 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Waltham, MA issued 51 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 51 permits, 41 were issued for single family homes and 10 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Waltham, MA issued 237 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 237 permits, 32 were issued for single family homes and 205 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,770
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,960
  • 2 Bedrooms: $2,380
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,970
  • 4 Bedrooms: $3,220

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Environmental Hazards

140 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (135/136)
    Waltham, MA has 99.26% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Waltham, MA is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.16 Average
    Waltham, MA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 25.92°
  • February 29.38°
  • March 38.5°
  • April 49.13°
  • May 58.53°
  • June 66.49°
  • July 73.4°
  • August 71.14°
  • September 62.97°
  • October 51.76°
  • November 41.83°
  • December 31.62°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Waltham, MA

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in 02453: $75,550

Unemployment

Unemployment in Waltham is 6.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 7.2% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 29.35%
White Collar - 70.65%

Politics

State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Katherine Clark

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

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1 Cemetery view all

0 FCC Towers view all

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0 Hospitals view all

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0 Libraries view all

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0 Police Stations view all

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1 Retirement Home view all