What's a Great Place for Young Families Near Boston? Arlington MA!
Great schools, a lively downtown, and pretty homes on tree lined streets. What more couldn you want for a perfect Boston suburb? Located just six miles from Boston, Arlington has been come a hot destination for young families. The small town has been overwhelmed with the demand for housing by young families. Get your competitive spirit on and come see historic Arlington. Search Arlington MA houses for sale.
Public transportation is mostly served by buses, much of Arlinton is located a short drive from the Alewife station in Cambridge or the commuter rail stations in Belmont and Medford. With easy access to Route 2, this is a good destination if you commute to Boston or Cambridge, or outbound.
Schools: Minuteman Regional High School is one of the top vocational-technical schools in Massachusetts. Arlington High School is ranked by US News & World Report as 26th among high schools in Massachusetts. 52% of students at Arlington take AP classes. It has an average rating of 8.67/10 on Trulia.
Home Prices: In 2012 the average price of a single-family home in Arlington was $552,794. Search houses for sale in Arlington MA.