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Population density (sq. mi.) [2012]
Median age [2010]
Median household income [2010]
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Single family avg. value [2014]
Single family avg. property tax [2014]
Median home sale price [2014]
Price per square foot [2014]
Schools
Student / teacher ratio [2013]
MCAS math proficiency [2013]
MCAS English proficiency [2013]
Crime
Violent crimes per 1000 people [2012]
Property crimes per 1000 people [2012]
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Average commute time (min.) [2012]
Public transit ridership [2012]
Walk score (walkscore.com) [2014]
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Dunkin' Donuts [2013]
Starbucks [2013]
Hybrid Vehicles [2013]
Museums [2013]
Massage therapists per 10,000 people [2013]
Total population [2012]
Population density (sq. mi.) [2012]
Median age [2010]
Median household income [2010]
Cost
Single family avg. value [2014]
Single family avg. property tax [2014]
Median home sale price [2014]
Price per square foot [2014]
Schools
Student / teacher ratio [2013]
MCAS math proficieny [2013]
MCAS English proficiency [2013]
Crime
Violent crimes per 1000 people [2012]
Property crimes per 1000 people [2012]
Commute
Average commute time (min.) [2012]
Public transit ridership [2012]
Walk score (walkscore.com) [2014]
Factoids
Dunkin' Donuts [2013]
Starbucks [2013]
Hybrid Vehicles [2013]
Museums [2013]
Massage therapists per 10,000 people [2013]
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Catherine Cloutier, Andrew Tran, Russell Goldenberg, Corinne Winthrop / Globe Staff

Sources: US Census, Massachusetts Department of Revenue, Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, FBI Uniform Report, MBTA, Redfin, Division of Professional Licensure, Registry of Motor Vehicles, Aggdata.com

Footnotes: *Boston, Brookline, Cambridge, Chelsea, Everett, Malden, Somerville, Waltham, and Watertown's average assessed property values and tax bills are from 2013.

*Communities in which less than 10 homes were sold during the first three months of 2014 do not have median home sale price or price per square foot listed due to inadequate sample sizes.

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