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Average Rent in Somerville, MA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Somerville Studio - $2,750+28%
Somerville 1 Bed - $2,995-4%
Somerville 2 Beds - $3,637-2%
Last updated 6/20/2024

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See what Somerville, MA has to offer.

Local Reviews

It is one of two of the best cities in the country. President Barack Obama lived in this city when he was a college student.

Every one gets along and watches out for one another. Great schools and stores as well with in walking distance

Demographics

Education

High School

13%

Associate's

9%

Bachelor's

41%

Master's

30%

Doctorate

7%

Family Size

2 people

55%

3 people

27%

4 people

12%

5 people

5%

6+ people

1%

Household Income

0-50k

18%

50-100k

20%

100-150k

19%

150-200k

21%

200k+

22%

Age

0-10

6%

10-20

2%

20-45

65%

45-65

18%

65+

9%

Rent Trends

Average rent in Teele Square, Somerville, MA

In Somerville, MA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $2,750 to $3,637. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Teele Square, Somerville, MA is $2,750. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $2,995. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $3,637.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

+28%

Changed from $2,148 to $2,750
1 Bed

-4%

Changed from $3,120 to $2,995
2 Beds

-2%

Changed from $3,711 to $3,637
Last updated 6/20/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

0.2%

Compared to National Average

38.8%

The cost of living in Teele Square, Somerville, MA is 0.2% higher than the state average and 38.8% higher than the national average. Teele Square, Somerville, MA housing is 119.5% more expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 37.5% more pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 5.1% more in Teele Square, Somerville, MA than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 15.2% more here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Teele Square, Somerville, MACompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
0.5%
119.5%
Utilities
0.3%
37.5%
Food
0%
5.1%
Transportation
0.1%
16.9%
Healthcare
0%
15.2%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Boston$3,197-4%
Chestnut Hill$3,090-26%
Cambridge$3,0690%
Brighton$2,971+56%
Jamaica Plain$2,971+15%
Brookline$2,788+13%
Allston$2,350+9%
Dorchester$2,288--
Quincy$2,209-7%
Roxbury$1,9000%
Worcester$1,611+1%
Haverhill$1,599-32%
Lowell$1,350-5%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Charlestown$4,708-13%
Boston$3,939-4%
Roxbury$3,750+26%
Cambridge$3,671+4%
Chestnut Hill$3,380-10%
Jamaica Plain$3,279+8%
Brighton$3,262+30%
Dorchester$3,166--
South Boston$2,937+1%
Brookline$2,886+7%
Quincy$2,740+2%
Allston$2,675-15%
Haverhill$2,292+9%
Lowell$2,009+6%
Worcester$1,812+15%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Boston$5,267+6%
Allston$4,925+16%
Cambridge$4,772+1%
Brighton$4,638+72%
Chestnut Hill$4,460-7%
Brookline$4,032+10%
Roxbury$3,966+7%
Jamaica Plain$3,962+13%
Dorchester$3,464--
South Boston$3,447-2%
Quincy$3,417+8%
Haverhill$2,713+6%
Lowell$2,324-1%
Worcester$2,174+12%

Compare Neighborhoods

Ten Hills

$2,225

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Magoun Square

$2,300

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Powder House

$2,400

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Somerville, MA?

For renters in Somerville seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are Ten Hills, Magoun Square, and Powder House, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $2,225, $2,300, and $2,400 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Ball Square and Spring Hill, where the rents are $2,400 and $2,475, a favorable comparison to Somerville's overall 1-bedroom average of $2,995.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Somerville, MA?

In Somerville, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Mystic River, Prospect Hill, and East Somerville. A 1-bedroom apartment in Mystic River averages at $3,045, in Prospect Hill it averages $2,700, and in East Somerville, the average is $2,550. For additional high-end living options, Winter Hill offers 1-bedroom apartments at $2,537, and Spring Hill at $2,475. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $2,995 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Somerville, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Somerville, MA?

In Somerville, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include Prospect Hill, East Somerville, and Spring Hill. In Prospect Hill, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $2,700. East Somerville sees average rents of $2,550 for a 1-bedroom unit. Spring Hill offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $2,475. For those seeking other popular areas, Winter Hill presents 1-bedroom apartments at $2,537, and Magoun Square at $2,300. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $2,995 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Somerville, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Mystic River$2,750+10%
Winter Hill$2,200--
Spring Hill$2,1450%
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Mystic River$3,045-5%
Prospect Hill$2,700+29%
East Somerville$2,550+28%
Winter Hill$2,5370%
Spring Hill$2,475-6%
Powder House$2,400+4%
Ball Square$2,400-9%
Magoun Square$2,300--
Ten Hills$2,2250%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Mystic River$3,747-4%
East Somerville$3,700+19%
Prospect Hill$3,300--
Ward Two$3,050--
West Somerville$3,000--
Spring Hill$3,000+2%
Winter Hill$2,8500%
Ten Hills$2,750+2%
Powder House$2,500-17%
Ball Square$2,500-17%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

4%

15-30 Mins

22%

30-40 Mins

32%

40-60 Mins

32%

60+ Mins

10%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 9191

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 2 of 2 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 2 of 2 renters

Percentage: 8686

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 2 of 2 renters

Percentage: 6969

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 1 of 2 renters

Need A Car

Yes

Say 1 of 2 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Childcare

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Teele Square Somerville is taking baby steps toward having ample childcare options.

  1. Few daycares per resident
  2. An average number of daycares
  3. A standard number of daycares compared to areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The shopping scene here is a size medium.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. A standard number of shops compared to areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Healthcare in Teele Square Somerville doesn't tip the scales.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. An average number of medical facilities
  3. A standard number of medical facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. An average number of gas stations
  3. A standard number of gas stations compared to areas of a similar size

Restaurants

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Better stock your pantry because the restaurant scene is paltry.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 23% more restaurants than average
  3. 73% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Parks

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Room for improvement. More parks please.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. An average number of parks
  3. A standard number of parks compared to areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An all around mediocre performance for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. An average number of fine art centers
  3. A standard number of fine art centers compared to areas of a similar size

Nightlife

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Finding a bar around here is no small feat.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. An average number of bars and clubs
  3. A standard number of bars and clubs compared to areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Pets may want to go elsewhere for their fur-ever home.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. A standard number of pet facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Theaters

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's curtain time. Teele Square Somerville needs more of a theater presence.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. An average number of theaters
  3. A standard number of theaters compared to areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Teele Square Somerville's amusement parks won't turn a frown upside down.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. An average number of amusement parks
  3. A standard number of amusement parks compared to areas of a similar size

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Teele Square Somerville

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Find Houses in Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhood1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
North Cambridge 0.6 miles$2,500$3,150
Neighborhood Nine 1.1 miles$3,284$3,933
Davis Square 0.5 miles------
West Somerville 0.6 miles---$3,000
Powder House 0.9 miles$2,400$2,500
Spring Hill 1.4 miles$2,475$3,000
South Medford 1.2 miles$2,900$2,500
Cambridge Highlands 1.4 miles$1,945$3,095
Porter Square 0.9 miles$2,200---
Ball Square 0.7 miles$2,400$2,500