Newton #7 Most Affluent in MA

Newton #7 Most Affluent in MA

The Boston Business Journal’s “Rich State, Poor State: The Most—and Least—Affluent Communities in Massachusetts” ranked Newton the No. 7 most-affluent community.  According to BBJ, Newton’s Stats are:

  • Population: 86,241
  • Median household income: $119,148
  • Median home value: $696,500
  • Percent of workers earning $100,000+: 28.8 percent
  • Adults with advanced degrees: 48.7 percent

Newton #7 Most Affluent in MA

Top 10 affluent communities:

  1. Dover
  2. Wellesley
  3. Lexington
  4. Winchester
  5. Needham
  6. Duxbury
  7. Newton
  8. Hingham
  9. Belmont
  10. Brookline

Top 10 least affluent communities:

  1. Lawrence
  2. Warren
  3. Springfield
  4. Athol
  5. Holyoke
  6. Fall River
  7. New Bedford
  8. Chelsea
  9. Webster
  10. Winchendon
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