Location & Governance

Belmont, Massachusetts is located 8 miles northwest of downtown Boston and comprises 4.6 square miles of land.  Settled in 1630 and incorporated as a town in 1859; Belmont is managed by the style of government called “Representative Town Meeting”.

Housing Overview

With a population of 24,729 residents, the average household size is 2.54 persons and the median household income s $ 105,859.  Of 10,184 total housing units, 60% are owner-occupied, 35% rented and 5% are vacant.  The Fiscal Year 2021 residential tax rate for Belmont, MA is 11.54%.

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau 2010-2014; Town of Belmont, MA; MLS Pinergy®

Residential Sales 2019 – 2021:  Belmont, MA

The statistics below provide a comparison of residential Condominium, Single Family, and Multi-Family homes sold in Belmont, Massachusetts in 2019, 2020, and the first quarter of 2021.

# SoldAvg. Sale $Median Sale $SP:OP
Condo
YE 201975$761,818$674,00099%
YE 202084$759,196$685,250100%
Q1 202121$805,870$815,00098%
Single Family
YE 2019155$1,276,055$1,140,00099%
YE 2020147$1,387,741$1,250,000100%
Q1 202115$1,587,415$1,475,00099%
Multi-Family
YE 201935$959,011$975,00098%
YE 202026$1,047,673$1,049,50099%
Q1 20219$1,037,444$1,065,00099%

SP:OP = Sales Price to Original Price Ratio.  Data Source: MLS Pinergy®
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Residential Inventory 2019 – 2020:  Belmont, MA

The statistics below provide a comparison of the total number of Condominium, Single Family, and Multi-Family homes listed for sale in Belmont, Massachusetts in 2019 and 2020.

YE 2019YE 2020
Condo:104118
Single-Family:186180
Multi-Family4343

Data Source: MLS Pinergy®
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