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Weston
  • Suburb of Boston, MA

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

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Weston is a suburb of Boston with a population of 11,759. Weston is in Middlesex County and is one of the best places to live in Massachusetts. Living in Weston offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Weston there are a lot of parks. Many retirees live in Weston and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Weston are highly rated.

About

About Weston...
Population
11,759

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$1,434,000
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$2,072
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    13%
  • Own
    87%
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Weston Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade A minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    69
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    8.6
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    103.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    284.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    8.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    5%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    21%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    48%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    34%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    9%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    7%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  11%

Working in Weston

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$250,001
National
$75,149

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