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Living in Wellesley, MA

As a 300-year old college town, Wellesley is rich in historical and cultural attractions. The town’s designated historic district lies along Cottage Street, which showcases many circa 1860 homes that are reminiscent of Wellesley’s proud past. The Wellesley Historical Society, based out of the 1824 Dadmun-McNamara House, has a strong presence within the community, providing education through museum exhibits, research, and public events. The Wellesley College campus itself is also an important part of Wellesley’s history; it was founded in 1875 adjacent to the beautiful Lake Waban. Residents of Wellesley can take advantage of Wellesley College’s visual and performance arts venues, such as the Davis Museum and Cultural Center—one of the most highly regarded academic fine arts museums in the U.S.—and the Wellesley College Theatre. Other attractions within the community are Babson College’s Sorensen Family Visual Arts Center and the Sorensen Center for the Arts, which hosts productions by Babson students and productions by the Wellesley Players—one of New England’s oldest community theater groups.

In addition to theater and the arts, the town of Wellesley offers fun sports and recreation opportunities, such as biking and jogging the town’s nine woodland trails and five interconnecting paths. The 22-acre Walter Hunnewell Arboretum, and both the Morses Pond and Lake Waban are favorites within the community, offering peaceful nature walks and light water activities, such as swimming, rowing, and even kayaking lessons. Wellesley residents also have access to Wellesley College’s Keohane Sports Center, Babson College’s Babson Skating Center, and a large variety of collegiate and intramural sporting events.

Wellesley Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 42 homes for sale in Wellesley, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
100% Other.

100% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 42
Average Home Size 6,727 ft² / 625 m²
Price Range ($3,150 - $6,895,000)

Weather in Wellesley

The average high temperatures in Wellesley range from 36 in January to 83 in July

Average home income in Wellesley

The average household income of a Wellesley resident is $214,402 with an average home value of $863,041

Population of Wellesley

Wellesley has 28,213 residents.

Home ownership in Wellesley

The average level of home ownership in Wellesley is 81%.

Education breakdown of Wellesley

Education levels of residents of Wellesley include: highschool 7%, associate 4%, bachelor 33%, graduate 46%.

Households in Wellesley

Wellesley has 8,757 homes, built on average 68 years ago.

Information from in and around Wellesley...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 42 homes for sale in Wellesley. These homes are comprised of Other. The average list price of these property results is 2,040,072. Prices are listed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Wellesley please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 42 homes for sale in Wellesley, MA are represented by 4 member brokerages serving the Wellesley area. Member brokerages representing the 42 homes include Benoit Mizner Simon & Co. Real Estate, Rutledge Properties, William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance - CT and J. Barrett & Company, LLC.