Newton, MA

Newton is a suburban city in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States. It is approximately 7 miles (11km) west of downtown Boston and is bordered by Boston's Brighton and West Roxbury neighborhoods to the east and south, respectively, and by the suburb of Brookline to the east, the suburbs of Watertown and Waltham to the north, and Wellesley and Needham to the west. Rather than having a single city center, Newton is a patchwork of thirteen villages. According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the population of Newton was 85,146, making it the eleventh largest city in the state. Newton's proximity to Boston along with its historic homes, good public schools, and safe and quiet neighborhoods make it a desirable community for those who commute to Boston.[1] Newton is served by three modes of mass transit run by the MBTA: light rail, commuter rail, and bus service. Newton has consistently ranked as one of the best cities to live in in the country. In August 2012, Money magazine named Newton fourth best small city among places to live in America.[2] Newton was settled in 1630 as part of "the newe towne", which became Cambridge in 1638; it became its own town in 1688. There are several historical sites of interest in the Newton area. These include Crystal Lake (which is fronted by several historical homes), the East Parish and West Parish Burying Grounds, and the Jackson Homestead, which now houses the Newton History Museum. Historian and local resident Diana Muir has written about the history surrounding Bullough's Pond; a scene from the 2008 production of The Women was also filmed there.

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    7 Bed

    7.0 Bath


    230 Dudley Rd,
    Newton, MA 02459


    Listed ByAdvisors Living - Back Bay

    MLS® #72073386 MLS® # 72073386 (Active)

    6 Bed

    6.5 Bath


    65 Essex Rd,
    Newton, MA 02467


    Listed ByLandVest, Inc.

    MLS® #72069498 MLS® # 72069498 (Active)

    7 Bed

    5.0 Bath


    244 Dudley Road,
    Newton, MA 02459


    Listed ByUnlimited Sotheby's International Realty

    MLS® #72112401 MLS® # 72112401 (Active)

    6 Bed

    8.0 Bath


    201 Highland Street,
    Newton, MA 02465


    Listed ByCompass

    MLS® #72109699 MLS® # 72109699 (Active)

    6 Bed

    6.5 Bath


    108 Reservoir Avenue,
    Newton, MA 02467


    Listed ByColdwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Newton - Centre St.

    MLS® #72101474 MLS® # 72101474 (Active)

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    The Walsh Team

    "Best Agents in America 2013"

    William Raveis Real Estate

    73 Central St.
    Wellesley  Massachusetts 02482

    508-934-4030 508-341-4904

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