Medford, MA (Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky)




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About Medford, MA (Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky median real estate price is $463,928, which is more expensive than 67.3% of the neighborhoods in Massachusetts and 85.4% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky is currently $1,639, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 40.7% of Massachusetts neighborhoods.

Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Medford, Massachusetts. This is a coastal neighborhood (i.e., is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet).

Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) apartment complexes/high-rise apartments and single-family homes. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

Real estate vacancies in Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky are 6.3%, which is lower than one will find in 67.5% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Medford, the Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky is a neighborhood that is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet. Many times, such places have amenities that bring locals and visitors to the waterfront for recreational activities or to check out the scenery. In some densely populated areas that are less financially well-off, the neighborhood waterfront can be relatively industrial and less open to recreation. In addition to being coastal, Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky is a very nautical neighborhood, meaning that it is somewhat historic, walkable, densely populated and on the water. This gives the neighborhood a very nautical feel, with some seaside and shipping feel, which some may really enjoy the sights and sounds of.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky neighborhood has more Haitian and Italian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 6.8% of this neighborhood's residents have Haitian ancestry and 29.4% have Italian ancestry.

Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 3.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Italian at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 98.9% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

If you like to ride the train to work, this neighborhood may be for you. NeighborhoodScout's research revealed that 16.7% of the Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky neighborhood's commuters ride the train to and from work each day, which is more than we found in 95.9% of America's neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: People

According to NeighborhoodScout's research, Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky is better suited for first-time home buyers than 86.7% of neighborhoods in the state. Most homes here are priced below the state's median house value, yet maintain comparably good appreciation rates over the last decade relative to other neighborhoods in Massachusetts. Along with an exclusive multi-metric measure of neighborhood quality developed by NeighborhoodScout that scores high here in this neighborhood, this means that buying into the neighborhood is not only an accessible option but considered a decent first time home buyer choice for building equity in your first home, while being in a quality neighborhood


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky neighborhood in Medford are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 66.2% of the neighborhoods in America. With 28.3% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 69.8% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky neighborhood, 43.3% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 27.8% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (17.3%), and 11.0% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky neighborhood in Medford, MA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian (29.4%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (24.9%), and residents who report Asian roots (11.3%), and some of the residents are also of Haitian ancestry (6.8%), along with some German ancestry residents (5.6%), among others. In addition, 27.0% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky neighborhood is English, spoken by 66.8% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese, Spanish, Italian and Arabic.

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Fellsway / Mystic Valley Pky neighborhood spend between 45 minutes and one hour commuting one-way to work (29.8% of working residents), longer and tougher than most commutes in America.

Here most residents (65.5%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also take the train to get to work (16.7%) and 9.2% of residents also ride the bus for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Medford 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 3.91
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Neighborhood Public School Data

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
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Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Medford Vocational Technical High
489 Winthrop Street
Medford, MA, 02155
09-12
Medford High
489 Winthrop Street
Medford, MA, 02155
PK-12
John J Mcglynn Elementary School
3002 Mystic Valley Pkwy
Medford, MA, 02155
PK-05
Madeleine Dugger Andrews
3000 Mystic Valley Pkwy
Medford, MA, 02155
06-08
Brooks School
388 High Street
Medford, MA, 02155
PK-05
Christopher Columbus
37 Hicks Avenue
Medford, MA, 02155
PK-05
Milton Fuller Roberts
35 Court Street
Medford, MA, 02155
PK-05
John J. Mcglynn Middle School
3004 Mystic Valley Parkway
Medford, MA, 02155
06-08
Curtis Tufts
437 Main Street
Medford, MA, 02155
09-12

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