Wakefield

Why you'd want to live in Wakefield

Wakefield MA is located in Middlesex County, about 12 miles north of Boston The population is approximately 24,804. Located on Route 128 and with its own T commuter rail station, it’s popular with commuters. The school system is highly ranked, with several new schools. Attractions include the vibrant downtown with its shops and restaurants, the common, and of course Lake Quannapowitt, which provides a brisk and enjoyable 3.3 mile walk for thousands of people every day. The real estate market is extremely competitive, with high demand and low inventory for single family homes and condos, many of which sell for above the asking price.

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Wakefield Market Report

$585,468

AVERAGE PRICE OF 48 HOMES

$1,311,225

AVERAGE PRICE OF 4 MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR HOMES

$748,541

AVERAGE PRICE OF 12 NEWLY BUILT HOMES

$812,500

AVERAGE PRICE OF 2 HOMES WITH A POOL

Average Home

Average Price $585,468
Avg Bedrooms 3 beds
Avg Bathrooms 1.77 baths

Average Price by Bedrooms

1 bedroom $219,949
2 bedrooms $427,463
3 bedrooms $494,857
4 bedrooms $733,945
5 bedrooms $1,096,960
Wakefield Home Price Trends
  3/2017 2/2017 1/2017 12/2016 11/2016
Total Listings 24 29 25 33 42
Average Price $596,539 $543,230 $566,513 $622,837 $603,483
Avg Price Change +9.81% -4.29% -9.94% +3.21% +4.52%
Median Price $466,580 $489,923 $470,254 $508,774 $499,390
Med Price Change -5.00% +4.18% -8.19% +1.88% +0.09%
Avg Bedrooms 2.29 beds 3 beds 2.39 beds 3 beds 3 beds
Avg Bathrooms 1.71 baths 1.74 baths 1.88 baths 2.05 baths 1.88 baths
Home Price by High School
School Name Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Market
Wakefield 4 $493,550 5 days
Wakefield High 8 $540,562 35 days
Wakefield Hs 1 $475,000 2 days
Wakefield Mem 2 $464,900 23 days
Wmhs 6 $814,116 25 days
Home Price by House Size
Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Market
All Homes 48 $585,468 32 days
Multi-Million Dollar Homes 4 $1,311,225 140 days
Newly Built Homes 12 $748,541 73 days
Homes with a Pool 2 $812,500 1 day

School Data

Highly Rated Wakefield Schools

8

WOODVILLE SCHOOL
Elementary School
Public