Watertown Real Estate Market Overview

Could Watertown, MA 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 Watertown. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Watertown such as Wa...ltham and Belmont. When you’re ready, Trulia has 23 resale and new homes in Watertown lined up for you, including 12 open houses, and 9 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$543,500

Median Sales Price

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$412

Price Per Sqft

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$2,750

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Watertown show a 8% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 0% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Watertown for Apr 13 to Jul 12 was $543,500 based on 54 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Watertown was $412, an increase of 9% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Watertown for Jun 13 to Jul 13 was $2,750.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Watertown 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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Crime data for the past year is not available at this location.


Best Schools in Watertown

There are 18 schools in Watertown.

Elementary Schools
9

Lincoln-Eliot Elementary School

Public, K-5

8

James Fitzgerald Elementary School

Public, K-5

8

Cunniff Elementary School

Public, PK-5

Middle Schools
7

Bigelow Middle School

Public, 6-8

5

Watertown Middle School

Public, 6-8

5

John W. Mcdevitt Middle School

Public, 6-8

High Schools
8

Newton North High School

Public, 9-12

6

Watertown High School

Public, 9-12

6

Waltham Sr High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Watertown 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
46%
Single residents
Home owners
51%
Home owners
Median age
39
Median age
Household income
$86,250
Median household income
College educated
61%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Watertown 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
82% commute by car
0% commute by bike
17% commute by public transportation
2% commute by foot

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