Worcester Real Estate Market Overview

Could Worcester, 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 Worcester. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Worcester such as Sh...rewsbury and Auburn. When you’re ready, Trulia has 229 resale and new homes in Worcester lined up for you, including 13 open houses, and 420 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$152,000

Median Sales Price

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$127

Price Per Sqft

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$1,525

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Worcester show a -2% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a 2% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Worcester for Nov 16 to Feb 15 was $152,000 based on 15 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Worcester was $127, an increase of 2% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Worcester for Jan 16 to Feb 16 was $1,525.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Worcester 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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4,665

Counts of Theft

3,777

Counts of Assault

3,443

Counts of Community Policing


Best Schools in Worcester

There are 49 schools in Worcester.

Elementary Schools
9

Worcester Arts Magnet School

Public, PK - 6

8

West Tatnuck

Public, PK - 6

7

Flagg Street

Public, K - 6

Middle Schools
5

Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School

Public, K - 12

4

Sullivan Middle School

Public, 7 - 8

4

University Pk Campus School

Public, 7 - 12

High Schools
5

Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School

Public, K - 12

4

University Pk Campus School

Public, 7 - 12

4

Worcester Technical High School

Public, 9 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Worcester 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
41%
Single residents
Home owners
40%
Home owners
Median age
36
Median age
Household income
$46,161
Median household income
College educated
33%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Worcester 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
92% commute by car
0% commute by bike
2% commute by public transportation
3% commute by foot

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