02142 Real Estate Market Overview

Could Cambridge, MA 02142 be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about 02142. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near 02142 such as Some...rville and Brookline. When you’re ready, Trulia has 3 resale and new homes in 02142 lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$1,722,500

Median Sales Price

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$1,039

Price Per Sqft

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$6,500

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in 02142 show a 114% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 44% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in 02142 for Apr 13 to Jul 12 was $1,722,500 based on 2 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for 02142 was $1,039, an increase of 7% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in 02142 for Jun 13 to Jul 13 was $6,500.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

02142 has low crime relative to the rest of Middlesex County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around 02142 can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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178

Counts of Theft

20

Counts of Arrest

13

Counts of Assault


Best Schools in 02142

There are 100 schools in 02142.

Elementary Schools
10

Eliot Elementary School

Public, PK-8

8

Hale Elementary School

Public, PK-5

7

Philbrick Elementary School

Public, PK-5

Middle Schools
10

Eliot Elementary School

Public, PK-8

8

Boston Latin School

Public, 7-12

7

Boston Latin Academy

Public, 7-12

High Schools
8

Boston Latin School

Public, 7-12

7

Boston Latin Academy

Public, 7-12

5

O'bryant School Math/Science

Public, 7-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in 02142 by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
68%
Single residents
Home owners
31%
Home owners
Median age
35
Median age
Household income
$86,050
Median household income
College educated
78%
College educated

Commute

Most people in 02142 commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
44% commute by car
2% commute by bike
24% commute by public transportation
31% commute by foot

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