Cambridge, MA : What you need to know

Landing on the Top 100 Best Places to Live list for three straight years, Cambridge is a base for tech firms and a cultural center in the Northeast, and the city houses both Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Amenities in this historic New England community include multiple parks, outstanding medical facilities, a diverse range of home options and a thriving entertainment scene with more than 25 nightspots.


Cambridge, MA City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 107916
Latest Population Increase 74.91
Median age 30.5
Median Household Income $79416
Median Home Price $581700
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Cambridge, MA Rankings

Cambridge , Real Estate

A city of culture, education and eco-consciousness welcomes residents, students, and visitors

Cambridge , Health and Healt Care

Cambridge, MA Demographics

Population By Gender

  Population Men 48.4%
  Population Women 51.6%

 
TOTAL MILITARY : 0.1
In Cambridge

 
68% CIVILIAN VETERANS
In Cambridge

Median Population

Median age 30.5
Age 18 Over 88.2
Age 21 Over 78.7
Age 62 Over 13.4
Age 65 Over 10.7

Race

  Ethnicity White 67.7%
  Ethnicity Black 10.6%
  Ethnicity Asian 15%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 8%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.2%
  Ethnicity Other 2.2%

Economics

  Median Household Income 79416
  Median Home Price 581700
  Homes Owned 62.9
  Homes Rent 37.1
  Median Property Rent 1686

Language

  English Only 68
  English Other 32
  English Poor 1600000

 
COMMUTE TIME : 25.1 MINUTES
in Cambridge

 
CLOSEST AIRPORT
within 60 miles of Cambridge

Commute Types

  Walked 23.8
  Worked at Home 7.4
  Public Transportation 28.6
  Other Means 8
  Drove Alone 28.4
  Carpooled 3.8

87/100
WALK SCORE
for Cambridge