Acton

With a deep historic tradition, Acton is a wonderful town to live in.

Welcome to Acton

$585,250

Avg. Sale Price

$897,250

Avg. Asking Price

11

Properties for Sale

With a deep historic tradition, Acton is a wonderful town to live in. Situated 20 miles Northwest of Boston, Acton provides local residents with a beautiful, quaint and small Suburban town feel. Recently the downtown section of Acton has gone through a revitalization, bringing in new local business, restaurants, bakeries and cafes. The schools are rated among the top public schools in the state, focusing on academics, sports and arts. With the convenience of the MBTA Commuter Rail located in South Acton, heading in and out of the city is a breeze for any Acton residents.

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Overview for Acton, MA

23,634 people live in Acton, where the median age is 43.6 and the average individual income is $62,557.98. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

23,634

Total Population

43.6 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$62,557.98

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Acton, MA

Acton has 8,747 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Acton do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 23,634 people call Acton home. The population density is 1,189.63 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

23,634

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

43.6

Median Age

46.81 / 53.19%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
8,747

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$62,557.98

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Acton, MA

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Acton. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Paul P Gates Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
McCarthy-Towne School
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Acton-Boxborough Regional High
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
C.T. Douglas Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Luther Conant School
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
Raymond J Grey Junior High
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
5/5
PRIVATE
7th - 12th
No rating available
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