Wellesley Real Estate Information

Located approximately 14 miles southwest of Boston, Wellesley has a population of 27,982 (per the 2010 town census) and was incorporated in 1881. With a vast array of thriving shops, restaurants, grocery stores, florists and more, Wellesley is also home to three colleges - Wellesley CollegeMassachusetts Bay Community College and Babson College.

Here are some brief real estate-related facts about the Wellesley community:

  • Almost all properties are serviced by town sewerage systems, and all have town water.

  • The train line has three stops in Wellesley, and the train into Boston goes to South Station.

  • The 2019 tax rate is $11.57 per $1,000 of valuation.

  • There are seven elementary schools for grades K – 5, and they are Bates, Fiske, Hardy, Hunnewell, Schofield, Sprague and Upham Schools. There is one middle school and one high school.

  • Wellesley is a town in Norfolk County.

Wellesley, MA Community Services and Organizations

Here are some links to provide you with additional information on Wellesley and its many community services and organizations: