A+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    A
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    C-
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    B+

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$857,700
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$2,579
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    6%
  • Own
    94%

Weston Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    0
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    0
    41
  • Robbery
    0
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    10
    500
  • Theft
    134
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$218,152
National
$55,322
Children
25%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    41%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    42%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    9%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    7%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    13%
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Weston Reviews

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Great education and a great place for families. The cost of living is very expensive but the education is priceless! I have lived here all my life and I love the close knit community and have gotten a great education. I was extremely prepared for college as well. There is not much to do at night since it is a very small town, but you can find things if you try and NYC is only an hour away!
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I like the fact that it's pretty small and you get to know a lot of the people well. There isn't a whole lot to do in Weston itself, but it's about 10 minutes from Westport, which has a lot of stores, 20 minutes to the beach, and an hour train ride to New York. It's also very safe: I've never heard of anyone having anything stolen or anything particularly crime-related occur. The public schools are very good and a lot of money goes into them. It's a big reason why people choose to live in Weston. If you do not have kids in the school system, it's harder to meet people, and may not be the best place for you to live. For the most part, people are friendly and it's nice to see your neighbors or people you know around town. I had a good experience in Weston, especially with the school system. It's very competitive and is probably more difficult than most schools in the US, but if you're looking for a quality education, Weston would be a very good choice.
Very quiet and safe town, but expensive. Very excellent public school district. Short travel distance to surrounding towns with plenty to do, and a train ride away from New York City.