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2022 Best Places to Raise a Family in Massachusetts

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  1. #12 Best Places to Raise a Family in Massachusetts.

    Auburndale

    Neighborhood in Newton, MA,

    11 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Nice, safe neighborhood in Newton. Everything is a short walk or quick bike ride, which is a big plus over other Newton neighborhoods where you need to drive everywhere. There's a commuter rail....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 8,189,

  2. #17 Best Places to Raise a Family in Massachusetts.

    Brookline

    Suburb of Boston, MA,

    137 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Brookline's public transportation is excellent, and restaurants and businesses are everywhere in the historic districts, making shopping and dining an overall experience. LIVING in Brookline is a little bit more difficult though, as all parking is reserved for shoppers and visitors, so if you plan on being a resident here, plan on renting a separate home for your...You're a stones-throw from most activities though, and it may be more advantageous for those who can to avoid having a car all together. The only other downside to living in Brookline is the cost of...Living here has been a great experience so far, just a little strapping on the wallet..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 62,620,

  3. #20 Best Places to Raise a Family in Massachusetts.

    Harvard

    Suburb of Boston, MA,

    19 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Has been a wonderful place to raise our kids. Pro's are Schools are excellent, always in the top 10 in the state for MCAS scores. High School is The Bromfield School. Kids are getting a private....

    Read 19 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 6,829,

  4. #21 Best Places to Raise a Family in Massachusetts.

    Carlisle

    Suburb of Boston, MA,

    29 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Carlisle is fantastic. Everyone knows everyone even if you don’t know their name. Several neighbors came over to introduce themselves and welcome us when we moved. One of last Massachusetts towns....

    Read 29 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 5,215,

  5. #22 Best Places to Raise a Family in Massachusetts.

    Oak Hill

    Neighborhood in Newton, MA,

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We lived in Newton for over 20 years. Although there have been changes over the years, it really hasn't changed much in terms of quality of life, however has done a good job keeping up with changing....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 832,

  6. #24 Best Places to Raise a Family in Massachusetts.

    Sudbury

    Suburb of Boston, MA,

    24 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Suburban meets rural in this quiet, safe, down-to-earth and friendly town filled with green spaces and nature. Lacks a proper town center and public transportation, so a car is essential to get....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 18,912,

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