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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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Waltham, MA 02452

From $1805

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Waltham, MA (Bentley College)


From $1805

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths
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Brookline, MA 02445

From $1770

1-3 Beds1-3 Baths

Brookline, MA (Brook Farm, West Roxbury)

(15)

From $1770

1-3 Beds1-3 Baths
9

Brookline, MA 02446

$1695 - $2525

Studio-1 Bed1 Bath

Brookline, MA (Washington Square)


$1695 - $2525

Studio-1 Bed1 Bath
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(4)

Cambridge, MA 02138

$1600 - $2100

Studio-2 Beds1 Bath

Cambridge, MA (Huron Village, West Cambridge)

(4)

$1600 - $2100

Studio-2 Beds1 Bath
8

Allston, MA 02134

From $2405

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Allston, MA (Allston, North Allston)


From $2405

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths
11

Brookline, MA 02446

From $1795

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Brookline, MA (Coolidge Corner)


From $1795

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths
21

Brighton, MA 02135

$2100 - $3000

1-2 Beds1 Bath

Brighton, MA (Brighton, St. Elizabeth's)


$2100 - $3000

1-2 Beds1 Bath
16

Brookline, MA 02446

$2350 - $3500

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Brookline, MA (Washington Square)


$2350 - $3500

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths
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Brookline, MA 02446

$2000 - $2760

Studio-1 Bed1 Bath

Brookline, MA (Washington Square)


$2000 - $2760

Studio-1 Bed1 Bath
15

Boston, MA 02132

$3772

Studio1 Bath

Boston, MA (Upper Washington - Spring Street, West Roxbury)


$3772

Studio1 Bath
10

Boston, MA 02132

$3065

Studio1 Bath

Boston, MA (Upper Washington - Spring Street, West Roxbury)


$3065

Studio1 Bath
12

Boston, MA 02132

$3535

Studio1 Bath

Boston, MA (Upper Washington - Spring Street, West Roxbury)


$3535

Studio1 Bath
13

Boston, MA 02114

$3065

Studio1 Bath

Boston, MA (Upper Washington - Spring Street, West Roxbury)


$3065

Studio1 Bath
13

Boston, MA 02132

$3065

Studio1 Bath

Boston, MA (Upper Washington - Spring Street, West Roxbury)


$3065

Studio1 Bath
13

Boston, MA 02132

$3535

Studio1 Bath

Boston, MA (Upper Washington - Spring Street, West Roxbury)


$3535

Studio1 Bath
8

Boston, MA 02132

$3535

Studio1 Bath

Boston, MA (Upper Washington - Spring Street, West Roxbury)


$3535

Studio1 Bath
7

Boston, MA 02132

$3535

Studio1 Bath

Boston, MA (Upper Washington - Spring Street, West Roxbury)


$3535

Studio1 Bath