Brockton, Massachusetts 

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Population

95,161

+1.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$48,569

Median Home Price

$292,500

Best Places to Live in Brockton, Massachusetts

Regional center/Capital city - Central Massachusetts coast at the head of Boston Bay. August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Brockton, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Education
Arts and culture
Historic interest
Cons
Traffic and sprawl
Economic cycles
Cost of living
 $624,900 
Lynn Marie Way Lot 2
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2700 SqFt
 $624,900 
Lynn Marie Way Lot 10
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2700 SqFt
 $624,900 
Lynn Marie Way Lot 11
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2700 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area

Boston is widely viewed as the intellectual and historic capital of the United States. It is a cosmopolitan city with a complete set of services, a broad range of amenities, and a rich tradition and culture almost unmatched in the rest of the country. The metro area defined as Boston-Quincy actually includes downtown and areas mostly south of city into Norfolk and Plymouth County. Suburbs to the west and northwest are covered in the Cambridge-Newton-Framingham metro area (see page TK); northern suburbs to New Hampshire are covered in Essex County (page TK).


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QUICK FACTS

City: Brockton
Zip Codes: 02301 02302
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Brockton is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Brockton jobs have increased by 4.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Brockton's cost of living is 17.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Brockton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Brockton, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Plymouth county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Brockton's population is 95,161 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Brockton is $292,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Brockton public schools spend $13,127 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Brockton. More Education



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Housing Market in Brockton

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Real Estate - 12/9/2017
Recently the city of Champions has become the city of opportunities. Brockton real estate market is experiencing one of the highest property valuation increases in the... Read More

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Transportation - 3/24/2010
Brockton has a great transportation system. We have buses and the train that run to Boston from 6am to 10pm at night and it is reasonably... Read More


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02301 02302

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$624,900
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Bed 4 | Bath 3

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Lynn Marie Way Lot 10
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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Bed 4 | Bath 3

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