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Melrose, MA Real Estate

Melrose, Massachusetts is located in Middlesex County. Nearby cities and towns include Malden, Stoneham, Saugus, Wakefield, Everett, Medford, Revere, Chelsea, Winchester, Lynn, Somerville, Woburn, Lynnfield, Arlington, Reading, Cambridge, Winthrop Town, Peabody, Nahant, Belmont, Burlington, Swampscott, Watertown Town, Lexington, Wilmington, Salem, Boston, Danvers, Brookline, Pinehurst, Waltham, Marblehead, Newton, Beverly, Topsfield, Andover, Quincy, Milton, Hull, Needham, Boxford, Wellesley, Dedham, Hingham, Braintree Town, Cochituate, West Concord, Lawrence, Dover, Weymouth Town, Lowell, Essex, Randolph, Ipswich, Norwood, Maynard, Methuen Town, Rowley, Holbrook, Framingham, Littleton Common, Gloucester, Southfield, Medfield, North Scituate, Haverhill, Abington, Walpole, Sharon, and Scituate. Melrose is a suburban community with a population of 27,540. The median household income is $81,885. In Melrose, 57% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 29% of the households. Half the population of Melrose commutes 28 minutes or less to work, with 72% of residents holding white collar jobs and 28% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Melrose, MA is 64 years, with 62% of those homes owned, 34% rented, and 4% not occupied. In the previous year, 359 Melrose properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Melrose in the previous year was $373,120.

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Melrose offers a range of educational opportunities with 5 elementary schools, one middle school and one high school.

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Melrose, MA Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Melrose, MA
  • 43% Single
  • 57% Married
  • 52% Single
  • 48% Married

Male VS. Female

Melrose, MA
  • 53% Female
  • 47% Male
  • 52% Female
  • 48% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Melrose, MA

  • 41
  • 40
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  • Massachusetts

Average Age of Homes in Melrose, MA

  • 64
  • 44
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  • Massachusetts

Vacant Homes in Melrose, MA

  • 4%
  • 9%
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  • Massachusetts

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $98,817
  • $87,810
  • Melrose, MA
  • Massachusetts

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Melrose, MA
  • 62% Owned
  • 34% Rented
  • 55% Owned
  • 36% Rented