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A small-town feel on the west side of Boston.

  • Commuter
  • College
  • Bicycling
  • Bicycle-Friendly

Just west of the Harvard University campus along the Charles River, Watertown is only six miles from downtown Boston, making it a great rental option for commuters. In addition to Harvard, living in Watertown puts you just a few minutes away from Perkins School for the Blind, Boston College, Bentley University, Brandeis University, MIT, and Tufts University, making it a practical option for faculty, staff, and students to live.

Outdoor recreation is easily accessible, with multiple golf courses and several parks scattered around the city. Bike paths around the city make it easy for cyclists to get around town as well. The Arsenal Project on the southeast side of town is a popular shopping destination for people all around the Boston area.

Rent Trends

As of September 2018, the average apartment rent in Watertown, MA is $2,016 for a studio, $2,467 for one bedroom, $3,039 for two bedrooms, and $4,272 for three bedrooms. Apartment rent in Watertown has increased by 4.9% in the past year.

Beds Avg Sq Ft Avg Rent
Studio 601 $2,016
1 BR 875 $2,467
2 BR 1,153 $3,039
3 BR 1,482 $4,272


78 Walk Score® Very Walkable
49 Transit Score® Some Transit
76 Bike Score® Very Bikeable


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Apartments for Rent Under $1,500 in Watertown, MA

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