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 261 resale and new homes in Worcester lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$220,000

Median Sales Price

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$155

Price Per Sqft

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$1,600

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 rise in median sales price and a -3% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Worcester for May 24 to Aug 23 was $220,000 based on 414 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Worcester was $155, an increase of 5% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Worcester for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,600.

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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6,646

Counts of Theft

6,407

Counts of Assault

4,676

Counts of Community Policing


Best Schools in Worcester

There are 100 schools in Worcester.

Elementary Schools
9

West Tatnuck

Public, PK-6

7

Calvin Coolidge

Public, K-4

7

Worcester Arts Magnet School

Public, PK-6

Middle Schools
6

West Boylston Junior/Senior High School

Public, 6-12

6

Oak Middle School

Public, 7-8

5

University Pk Campus School

Public, 7-12

High Schools
7

Shrewsbury Sr High School

Public, 9-12

7

MA Academy For Math And Science School

Public, 11-12

6

West Boylston Junior/Senior High School

Public, 6-12


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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