Chelsea, Massachusetts 

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Population

39,272

+13.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.7%

Median Income

$48,725

Median Home Price

$372,700

Best Places to Live in Chelsea, Massachusetts

Regional center/Capital city - Central Massachusetts coast at the head of Boston Bay. August, June and September are the most pleasant months in Chelsea, 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
 $419,000 
366 Crescent Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 1 | 1484 SqFt
 $524,900 
113 Summit Ave Unit 113
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1500 SqFt
 $2,800 
24 Heard St Apt 3
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1100 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: Chelsea
Zip Codes: 02150
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Chelsea is 2.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Chelsea jobs have increased by 4.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Chelsea's cost of living is 32.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Chelsea's Cost of Living

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

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

POPULATION
Chelsea's population is 39,272 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 13.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 32.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Chelsea is $372,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Chelsea public schools spend $14,117 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.8 students per teacher in Chelsea. More Education



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Housing Market in Chelsea

It's a good time to buy in Chelsea. Home Appreciation is up 4.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Chelsea Real Estate

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Reviews for Chelsea   1 Reviews
Quality of Public School System - 3/21/2009
I was born in Boston in 1946 and lived in Chelsea to age 10. I ended up getting my high school and university education in Texas. I wonder how the education system in... Read More

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02150

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NEW LISTINGS IN CHELSEA
$419,000
366 Crescent Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 1

$524,900
113 Summit Ave Unit 113
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$2,800
24 Heard St Apt 3
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$409,000
36 Winthrop Rd Unit 36
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$280,000
45 Carroll St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$579,999
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Bed 4 | Bath 2

$399,900
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Bed 3 | Bath 1

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