West Newton

West Newton

The quintessence of Bostonian suburbia with a touch of Victorian elegance

Welcome to West Newton Hill

Just a breath away from Boston's beating heart lies West Newton Hill, a residential sanctuary where Victorian charm meets contemporary opulence. Occupying a desirable geographical niche, this enclave is synonymous with luxurious living in a bucolic setting yet offers quick access to the city's metropolitan expanse. Grand Victorian residences dominate the architectural landscape here, each telling a story of the neighborhood's rich past, updated for the modern family with all the luxurious amenities one could dream of.
 

What to Love

  • Rich history married to state-of-the-art living
  • Unmatched convenience through proximity to Boston and town centers
  • Diverse dining experiences from family-owned gems
  • Upscale homes in a community that cherishes its roots
  • A serenely quiet oasis with access to urban amenities

Local Lifestyle

Picture a life framed by historical elegance, where your daily routines are imbued with an air of sophistication only a neighborhood as tranquil as West Newton Hill can provide. Yet, serenity doesn't come at the expense of convenience. With Boston's city center within reach and amenities just around the corner, life here offers an idyllic balance. You'll find all the attractions of urban living are accessible, all while residing in a peaceful environment that’s perfect for both young families and cultured professionals.
 

Dining and Entertainment

Ah, the culinary tapestry of West Newton Hill! Let's start with Paddy's, a dining experience where a warm ambiance meets the fine art of gastronomy. The vibrant bar scene elevate your dining adventure to an unparalleled level, making it a perfect locale for social evenings.
 
When craving for the Far East cuisine, look no further than Fuji at Newton. From the instant you step in, the space envelops you in an aura of warm Japanese hospitality, complete with an ambiance that perfectly marries traditional and modern design elements. The menu tantalizes, with options ranging from expertly crafted sushi to flame-grilled hibachi delights.
 
For the foodie in you, MIDA encapsulates culinary innovation within its inviting space. This establishment doesn't just serve food; it offers a culinary journey marked by creativity in every bite. Each crafted cocktail and plate is a testament to the establishment's dedication to quality.
 
Craving comfort food? Blue Ribbon BBQ is your answer. This haven of barbecued goodness offers more than just a meal; it provides a feast for the senses. The cozy atmosphere matches perfectly with the meaty menu, offering a satisfying culinary indulgence.
 

Things to Do

For the athletically inclined or even casual observers, the Boston Marathon offers a pulse-pounding spectacle that unites the community in shared enthusiasm. The event sweeps through parts of West Newton Hill, providing a perfect reason to mingle with neighbors while cheering on the dedicated runners.
 
Summer months bring the delightful Summer Concert Series to life, an open-air extravaganza that fills the air with melodies across various genres. The perfect setting for family and friends, these concerts are a testament to the thriving cultural scene that adds a layer of enjoyment to West Newton Hill living.
 

Schools

  • Newton North High School
  • Fessenden Private School
West Newton Hill is not just a place to live, it’s a lifestyle, one that captures the imagination and embodies the best of both worlds: luxurious yet warm; sophisticated yet friendly. Welcome to a life of unparalleled opulence and convenience. Welcome to West Newton Hill. Some Famous actors to attend Newton Schools and lived in Newton were, Jack Lemmon, Matt Damon, Matt LeBlanc, B.J. Novak, Mindy Kaling, and John Krasinski.

Overview for West Newton, MA

9,868 people live in West Newton, where the median age is 42 and the average individual income is $79,036. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

9,868

Total Population

42 years

Median Age

High

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

$79,036

Average individual Income

Around West Newton, MA

There's plenty to do around West Newton, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

51
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
56
Bikeable
Bike Score
33
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Del’s Coffee Roasters, Fast Splits, and Get Lively®: Health & Fitness.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.34 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.51 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.94 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.02 miles 24 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.8 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.47 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for West Newton, MA

West Newton has 3,866 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in West Newton do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 9,868 people call West Newton home. The population density is 8,914.977 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

9,868

Total Population

High

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

42

Median Age

49.85 / 50.15%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

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18-24 Years

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25-64 Years

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65-74 Years

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75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
3,866

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$79,036

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Commute Time

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

Schools in West Newton, MA

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The following schools are within or nearby West Newton. 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.
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Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
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Work With Cindy

Cindy Laughrea is a real estate professional with more than 23 years of combined real estate development, sales, and renovation experience. As a Newton Rotarian and a resident of West Newton for more than 15 years, Cindy is rooted in her community and has extensive knowledge of the beautiful neighborhoods in and around Newton. Contact Cindy today to discuss all your real estate needs!