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Apartments for Rent in Wakefield, MA
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Getting around in Wakefield, MA

87 /100
Very Walkable
32 /100
Some Transit
41 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 87, Transit Score®: 32, Bike Score®: 41

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Wakefield, MA last updated?

Prices and availability in Wakefield, MA were last updated on 27 Jan 2023.

What are the best apartments in Wakefield, MA?

The best apartments in Wakefield, MA are: Wakefield Vista and 19 Centre Street.

What is the average rent in Wakefield, MA?

The average rent in Wakefield, MA is $2,415. Start your search for apartments in Wakefield, MA now.

What type of rental buildings are in Wakefield, MA?

In Wakefield 27% of the housing is rented out compared to 73% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 11% of Wakefield’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 79% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 10% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Wakefield, MA?

The average age of rental buildings in Wakefield is 0 years old, with none being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 0 stories, of which none are garden-style apartment communities, none are mid-sized buildings, and none are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Wakefield, MA?

Studio apartments in Wakefield are around 0% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 0% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 0% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

Wakefield, MA demographics

Wakefield, MA has a population of 27,041 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 13,720 of Wakefield’s residents are women and 13,321 are men. The median age of those who live in Wakefield, MA is 42.7.

Wakefield, MA households

  • 7,351 Family
    3,371 Non-family
  • 3,322 Children
    7,400 No Children
  • 10,722Total Number of Households
  • 2.48Average People Per Household
  • $103,696Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 10,722 households in Wakefield, MA. 7,351 are family households and 3,371 are non-family households. There are 3,322 households with children in Wakefield and 7,400 households without children. On average, about 2.48 people live in a household in Wakefield, MA.

Wakefield, MA education statistics

The level of education of the population of Wakefield, MA is as follows: 1% have no high school education, 22% completed some high school, 19% partially completed college, 8% have an Associate Degree, 30% have a Bachelor Degree, and 19% have a Graduate Degree.

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