Rentals in Massachusetts
Massachusetts is home to 2,808,727 housing units, with home owners account for 62.20%, and Renters account for 952,037, or 37.80%. 2.20 persons live in rented home on average in Massachusetts. The average rent for an apartment in Massachusetts in the last 12 months has been $2813. The average rents for a 1 bed, 2 bed and 3 bed apartments have been $2328, $2797, and $3179 respectively.
The capitol of Massachusetts is Boston and the population of Massachusetts is 6,547,629. The most populated cities in Massachusetts are Boston, Worchester, Springfield, Lowell, and Cambridge.
Weather and Climate
Massachusetts is northeastern state with a humid continental climate. You can experience summer temperatures around 82 degrees for the high and 65 for the low in Massachusetts. Average winter temperatures average at a high of 36 degrees and 22 for the low, with 43.8 inches of annual average snowfall. 47.7 inches of annual precipitation falls in Massachusetts.
Women are older, and outnumber men on average in Massachusetts; 40.3 years and 51.7% to 39.1 and 48.3% respectively. This makes the median age in Massachusetts is 39.1 years. Massachusetts has 2,808,727 households, with each home averaging $62,072 in annual income. 4.40% of its population does not have any health care coverage or insurance and Massachusetts sees 8.20% of the population in poverty.
Sports Universities and Education
Massachusetts is home to several universities including the University of Massachusetts, Boston University, and the prestigious Harvard University. 33.60% of Massachusetts residents are enrolled in college or university and 22.30% of the population have a bachelor's degree. There are no major league sporting teams based in Massachusetts.
Industry and Employment
Massachusetts’s top industries include scientific instruments, electrical equipment, machinery, printing and publishing, tourism, fishing. Massachusetts employee 3,225,103 residents and it takes them 27.6 minutes to work each day on average. 6.90% of Massachusetts's population is unemployed.