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Life in Methuen, MA

Methuen is a city of approximately 45,000 established in 1725. Formerly part of the town of Haverhill, Methuen is named after Sir Paul Methuen, an English diplomat and close friend of then Governor William Dummer. The town was incorporated as a city in 1993.

Conveniently located in northeastern Massachusetts, Methuen residents can ski the mountains in 90 minutes, walking an ocean beach in about 30 minutes, and seeing a play or attending a major sporting event in Boston within 45 minutes. It offers country living at the crossroads of two major interstate highways.

Methuen has a wide range of housing options. Established at a time when woolen mills and factories drove the local economy, Methuen has a substantial inventory of historical homes built in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. Many of these properties are within the Methuen Historical District which is also home to one of the city’s most prized attractions, the Methuen Memorial Music Hall. The hall is an entire building dedicated to a single musical instrument – a massive pipe organ built in Ludwigsburg Germany 1862. Musicians from all over the world come here for the opportunity to play the organ as there are few like it in existence.

Around the historical district are single and multi-family homes in various price ranges, apartment and condominium complexes, and gated golf communities with new luxury homes. The median price of a single family home in Methuen is $239,900 as of Q3 2009. This is in contrast to neighboring towns like Andover (median price $595,000) North Andover ($469,625) and Lawrence ($162,750).

With solid educational opportunities in local public and private high schools and quick access to some of the best medical facilities in the world, Methuen represents is an attractive community to raise a family.

Methuen Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 36 homes for sale in Methuen, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
3% Single Family, 3% Condo and 94% Other.

3% Single Family
3% Condo
94% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 36
Average Home Size 1,673 ft² / 155 m²
Price Range ($12 - $585,000)

Weather in Methuen

The average high temperatures in Methuen range from 34 in January to 83 in July

Average home income in Methuen

The average household income of a Methuen resident is $81,918 with an average home value of $300,905

Population of Methuen

Methuen has 47,823 residents.

Home ownership in Methuen

The average level of home ownership in Methuen is 69%.

Education breakdown of Methuen

Education levels of residents of Methuen include: highschool 29%, associate 9%, bachelor 18%, graduate 10%.

Households in Methuen

Methuen has 17,706 homes, built on average 52 years ago.

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You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 36 homes for sale in Methuen. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Condo and Other. The average list price of these property results is 349,676. Prices are displayed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Methuen please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 36 homes for sale in Methuen, MA are represented by 2 member brokerages serving the Methuen area. Member brokerages representing the 36 homes include Coco, Early & Associates and William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance.