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Weston
  • Suburb of Boston, MA

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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade C
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade B
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  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 11,806. 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.

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About Weston...
Population
11,806

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$1,323,200
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,741
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    13%
  • Own
    87%
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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
    24.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    32.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    73.8
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    139.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    16.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    5%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    17%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    51%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    32%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    7%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    8%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  11%

Working in Weston

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$220,815
National
$69,021

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