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Overview of Newton

Newton, Mass., is a perfect fit for anyone looking to live a suburban lifestyle without being too far outside of a major metropolitan community. Located just 45 minutes outside of Boston, Newton's New England charm has made it one of the most popular spots in the country to live. Newton recently ranked No. 4 on CNN's "Top 100 Places to Live" for having some of the best schools, jobs and lifestyles in the United States. With a population of approximately 80,000, residents in Newton apartments for rent will be living in the 11th largest city in the state.

People looking for Newton apartments for rent have the choice to look within 14 of its unique and ultra-hip villages, which have some of the best shopping and dining in the area.

Living in Newton, MA

This historical town was settled in 1630 as part of "the newe towne," and was later named Cambridge in 1638. During the 19th and early 20th centuries, Newton-based historian Diana Muir referred to Newton as one of America's first commuter towns.

Today, AreaVibes reports that residents living in Newton apartments for rent have an estimated cost of living index that is 35.2 percent greater than the state of Massachusetts and 61.8 percent greater than the rest of the nation. According to the source, residents of Newton apartments typically pay 43.85 for a gallon of gas, $5.31 for a cup of coffee and $8.99 for pizza.

Residents of apartments for rent in Newton seeking employment opportunities have access to jobs with major Newton employers such as Boston College, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, the Education Development Center Inc., the Jewish Community Center and ACI Worldwide Inc. Education, healthcare and finance are among the top industries in Newton and the surrounding area of Middlesex County.

Newton Attractions and Special Events

There are a number of spots throughout the city that will fit anyone's taste. For classical music lovers, Newton has two symphony orchestras close to apartments in Newton: the New Philharmonia Orchestra of Massachusetts and the Newton Symphony Orchestra. The town also has a free library that has the largest collection of print materials, art, recordings and videos in the Minuteman Library Network. With more than 500,000 items to choose from, this is a perfect spot for a rainy or snowy day.

The trendy neighborhoods also have some of the best dining, museums and shopping in Newton. Those interested in taking a short trip into Boston can take public transportation or drive, which is just another perk of calling this wonderful community home.

To find a Newton apartment or rental, check out our apartment listings. Rent.com® is happy to help you find your next home.

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Newton, MA 02458

From $2285

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Newton, MA (Newton, Newton Highlands)

(361)

From $2285

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths
7

Newton, MA 02459

From $3350

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Newton, MA (Newton, Oak Hill)


From $3350

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Newton, MA 02462

From $2351

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths

22

Watertown, MA 02477

From $2425

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Watertown, MA (East Watertown, Watertown Town)


From $2425

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths
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Cambridge, MA 02142

$2449 - $21578

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Cambridge, MA (Cambridge, East Cambridge)

(45)

$2449 - $21578

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths
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168

Boston, MA 02114

$2539 - $16738

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Boston, MA (Downtown)

(168)

$2539 - $16738

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths
6

Malden, MA 02148

$1925 - $3195

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Malden, MA (Malden, Malden Center)


$1925 - $3195

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths
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216

Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

From $3170

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Chestnut Hill, MA (Bowen - Thompsonville, Newton)

(216)

From $3170

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths
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117

Watertown, MA 02472

$1979 - $4647

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Watertown, MA (Watertown Town, Watertown West End)

(117)

$1979 - $4647

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths
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472

Needham, MA 02494

From $2657

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Needham, MA (Needham)

(472)

From $2657

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths
19

Waltham, MA 02452

From $2015

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Waltham, MA (Bentley College, Waltham)


From $2015

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths
14
180

Brighton, MA 02135

$2499 - $10203

2-3 Beds1 Bath

Brighton, MA (Allston)

(180)

$2499 - $10203

2-3 Beds1 Bath
11

Allston, MA 02134

$1955 - $4495

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Allston, MA (Allston)


$1955 - $4495

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Cambridge, MA 02138

$2060 - $4321

1-3 Beds1 Bath

Cambridge, MA (Cambridge, Strawberry Hill)


$2060 - $4321

1-3 Beds1 Bath
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228

Waltham, MA 02451

From $2599

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Waltham, MA (Waltham, West End)

(228)

From $2599

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths
23

Brookline, MA 02446

$2705 - $6050

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Brookline, MA (Brookline, Coolidge Corner)


$2705 - $6050

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths
14

Allston, MA 02134

$1246 - $3050

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Allston, MA (Allston)


$1246 - $3050

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths
11

Boston, MA 02215

Contact for Pricing

Studio-3 Beds1-3 Baths

Boston, MA (Allston)


Contact for Pricing

Studio-3 Beds1-3 Baths
10

Brookline, MA 02446

$2250 - $4500

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Brookline, MA (Brookline, Coolidge Corner)


$2250 - $4500

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths
17
13

Cambridge, MA 02138

From $2252

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Cambridge, MA (Cambridge, Cambridge Highlands)

(13)

From $2252

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths