North Cambridge neighborhood in Cambridge, Massachusetts (MA), 02140 detailed profile



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Area: 0.843 square miles

Population: 11,220

Population density:
North Cambridge:

13,305 people per square mile
Cambridge:

16,687 people per square mile
House/condo value distribution in North Cambridge in Cambridge, MA neighborhood, block, subdivision, or community

Age and Sex of Residents in North Cambridge in Cambridge, MA

Races in North Cambridge in Cambridge neighborhood in MA

Household income distribution in 2009 in North Cambridge in Cambridge neighborhood in MA

Median household income in 2013:
North Cambridge:

$81,776
Cambridge:

$75,137

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in North Cambridge in Cambridge neighborhood in MA

Median rent in 2013:
North Cambridge:

$1,374
Cambridge:

$1,558

Zip codes: 02140.

Males:

5,095
Females:

6,132
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

36.1 years
Whole city:

30.5 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

38.3 years
Whole city:

31.0 years

Average household size:
North Cambridge:

2.2 people
Cambridge:

2.1 people
Percentage of family households:
North Cambridge:

49.9%
Cambridge:

34.8%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

39.5%
Cambridge:

31.9%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
North Cambridge:

28.8%
Cambridge:

30.1%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
North Cambridge:

12.6%
Cambridge:

9.0%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
North Cambridge:

17.0%
Cambridge:

27.3%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
North Cambridge:

23.3%
city:

29.2%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
North Cambridge:

6.4%
Cambridge:

2.8%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

34.5%
Cambridge:

30.6%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
North Cambridge:

33.3%
Cambridge:

37.6%

Percentage of native residents but born outside the U.S.:
Here:

3.5%
city:

2.5%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

28.7%
Cambridge:

29.2%

Educational Attainment (%)

Rooms in owner-occupied houses/condos in North Cambridge:

  • 1 room: 112
  • 2 rooms: 227
  • 3 rooms: 191
  • 4 rooms: 267
  • 5 rooms: 335
  • 6 rooms: 357
  • 7 rooms: 310
  • 8 rooms: 277
  • 9+ rooms: 183

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in North Cambridge:

  • 1 room: 241
  • 2 rooms: 229
  • 3 rooms: 844
  • 4 rooms: 635
  • 5 rooms: 671
  • 6 rooms: 248
  • 7 rooms: 321
  • 8 rooms: 98
  • 9+ rooms: 209

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in North Cambridge:

  • no bedroom: 136
  • 1 bedroom: 244
  • 2 bedrooms: 742
  • 3 bedrooms: 493
  • 4 bedrooms: 299
  • 5+ bedrooms: 130

Bedrooms in renter-occupied houses and condos in North Cambridge:

  • no bedroom: 263
  • 1 bedroom: 843
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,531
  • 3 bedrooms: 311
  • 4 bedrooms: 68
  • 5+ bedrooms: 151
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

1.3
Cambridge:

1.3

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in apartments:
Here:

0.9
city:

0.8

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
North Cambridge:

78.3%
Cambridge:

68.4%


Housing prices:

  • Average estimated value of detached houses in 2010 (11.2% of all units):
    North Cambridge:

    $800,266
    Cambridge:

    $1,053,800

  • Average estimated value of townhouses or other attached units in 2010 (7.1% of all units):
    This neighborhood:

    $436,154
    city:

    $647,066

  • Average estimated value of housing units in 2-unit structures in 2010 (19.3% of all units):
    This neighborhood:

    $659,253
    Cambridge:

    $646,093

  • Average estimated '10 value of housing units in 3-to-4-unit structures (20.5% of all units):
    North Cambridge:

    $688,992
    city:

    $672,664

  • Average estimated '10 value of housing units in 5-or-more-unit structures (34.1% of all units):
    North Cambridge:

    $337,750
    Cambridge:

    $503,382

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 54
  • 2000 to 2004: 609
  • 1990 to 1999: 224
  • 1980 to 1989: 339
  • 1970 to 1979: 547
  • 1960 to 1969: 696
  • 1950 to 1959: 300
  • 1940 to 1949: 197
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,593

City-data.com crime index for city in 2013 (higher means more crime):
City:

218.2
U.S. average:

244.1

Time Leaving Home for Work in North Cambridge in Cambridge neighborhood in MA

Commute time to work in North Cambridge in Cambridge neighborhood in MA


Occupations of males:

  • Percentage of males in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    10.4%
    city:

    10.5%

  • Percentage of males in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    9.8%
    city:

    7.4%

  • Percentage of males in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    9.4%
    city:

    9.9%

  • Percentage of males in architecture and engineering occupations:
    Here:

    3.2%
    city:

    4.5%

  • Percentage of males in life, physical, and social science occupations:
    Here:

    4.2%
    city:

    11.0%

  • Percentage of males in legal occupations:
    Here:

    2.2%
    city:

    2.3%

  • Percentage of males in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    11.9%
    city:

    15.6%

  • Percentage of males in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    5.2%
    city:

    5.0%

  • Percentage of males in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    2.9%
    city:

    4.2%

  • Percentage of males in service occupations:
    Here:

    7.7%
    city:

    8.7%

  • Percentage of males in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    15.7%
    city:

    11.5%

  • Percentage of males in production occupations:
    Here:

    2.9%
    city:

    1.7%

  • Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    10.0%
    city:

    2.6%

  • Percentage of males in material moving occupations:
    Here:

    1.9%
    city:

    0.9%


Occupations of females:

  • Percentage of females in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    11.7%
    city:

    12.5%

  • Percentage of females in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    6.2%
    city:

    7.8%

  • Percentage of females in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    2.4%
    city:

    2.7%

  • Percentage of females in architecture and engineering occupations:
    Here:

    1.8%
    city:

    2.4%

  • Percentage of females in life, physical, and social science occupations:
    Here:

    4.5%
    city:

    8.8%

  • Percentage of females in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    4.1%
    city:

    3.1%

  • Percentage of females in legal occupations:
    Here:

    2.9%
    city:

    2.3%

  • Percentage of females in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    12.7%
    city:

    15.4%

  • Percentage of females in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    5.6%
    city:

    4.8%

  • Percentage of females in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    8.5%
    city:

    7.7%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    15.3%
    city:

    12.5%

  • Percentage of females in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    20.9%
    city:

    18.3%

  • Percentage of females in construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:
    Here:

    1.5%
    city:

    0.2%

  • Percentage of females in production occupations:
    Here:

    1.2%
    city:

    0.7%


Percentage of people 16-64 in Armed Forces:
North Cambridge:

0.5%
Cambridge:

0.3%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
    North Cambridge:

    20.1%
    Cambridge:

    8.7%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undgraduate colleges:
    North Cambridge:

    9.5%
    Cambridge:

    16.7%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
    North Cambridge:

    5.0%
    Cambridge:

    12.6%

  • Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
    North Cambridge:

    84.4%
    Cambridge:

    18.9%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
North Cambridge:

11.8%
Cambridge:

14.0%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2010):
North Cambridge:

2005
Cambridge:

2003

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2010):
North Cambridge:

2017
Cambridge:

2011

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
North Cambridge:

84.2%
Cambridge:

68.8%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (61%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10%)
  • Solar energy (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Highways in this neighborhood:

Massachusetts Ave (State Hwy 2 Alt)

Length: 2.57 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 2000 to 2615

Alewife Brook Pkwy (State Hwy 16, State Hwy 2, US Hwy 3)

Length: 1.58 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 118 to 181

State Hwy 2 (Concord Tpke)

Length: 0.24 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW

Roads and streets:

Rindge Ave

Length: 1.08 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 2 to 406

Pemberton St

Length: 0.60 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 299

Cambridgepark Dr (Rindge Ave Exd, Cambridge Park Dr)

Length: 0.56 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 463

Dudley St

Length: 0.53 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 197

Harvey St

Length: 0.45 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 299

Whittemore Ave

Length: 0.40 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 199

Cedar St

Length: 0.30 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 77

Haskell St

Length: 0.28 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Jackson St

Length: 0.27 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 199

Clay St

Length: 0.27 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 199

Reed St

Length: 0.27 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 199

Montgomery St

Length: 0.26 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 199

Rice St

Length: 0.26 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 199

Clifton St

Length: 0.26 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 199

Matignon Rd

Length: 0.22 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Cogswell Ave

Length: 0.20 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Middlesex St

Length: 0.20 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 98

Sherman St

Length: 0.19 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 140 to 299

Columbus Ave

Length: 0.19 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Hollis St

Length: 0.18 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Jackson Pl

Length: 0.18 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 1099

Seagrave Rd

Length: 0.18 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 39

Norris St

Length: 0.17 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Walden St

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 54

Sargent St

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Yerxa Rd

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Beech St

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 3 to 99

Clarendon Ave

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 52 to 65

Orchard St

Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 40 to 72

Locke St

Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Regent St

Length: 0.15 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Churchill Ave

Length: 0.14 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Magoun St

Length: 0.14 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Murray Hill Rd (Murray Rd)

Length: 0.13 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Hill Muller Ave (Muller Ave)

Length: 0.13 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Cameron Ave

Length: 0.13 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 13 to 51

Creighton St

Length: 0.13 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Fairfield St

Length: 0.13 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Madison Ave

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Gold Star Rd

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 65

Cogswell Pl

Length: 0.12 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 63

Shea Rd

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 49

Elm St

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 153 to 183

Foch St

Length: 0.11 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Blake St

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Rindgefield St

Length: 0.11 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Washburn Ave

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 39

Woodbridge St

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Brookford St

Length: 0.10 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Meacham Rd

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 26

Van Norden St

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Mead St

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Miller Ave

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Harrison Ave

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Jefferson Park

Length: 0.09 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE

Notre Dame Ave

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Richard Ave

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Camp St

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Cottage Park Ct (Cottage Park Ave)

Length: 0.08 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Hadley St

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Alberta Ter

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Harrington Rd

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Day St

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 71

Kimball St

Length: 0.07 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Reed Street Ter (Reed Ter)

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Theriault Ct

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

George St

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Gladstone St

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Edmunds St

Length: 0.06 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Newman St

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Cedar Sq

Length: 0.06 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Houston Park

Length: 0.06 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 7

Fair Oaks St

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Verdun St

Length: 0.05 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Sycamore St

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Cypress St

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

McLean Pl

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

King St

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Warwick Park

Length: 0.04 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Wilson Ave

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 2 to 99

Rice Cir

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 3 to 99

Jackson Cir

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 199

Hollis Park

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Tyler Ct

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Kassul Park

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Washburn Ter

Length: 0.04 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 4 to 99

Kimball Ln

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

St Gerard Ter

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Gold Star Road Ct

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Westley Ave

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Dudley Ct

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Olive Pl

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Morrison Ct

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Pemberton Ter

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Hooper Pl

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Drummond Pl

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Frances Pl

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Reed Steet Ct

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Gold Star Road Pl

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Belmont Ct

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Rindge Ter

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Pemberton Ct

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 79 to 99

Seven Pines Ave

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 8 to 99

Railroad features:

Mbta Commuter Rail

Length: 1.00 miles
Direction: E-W

Other features:

Alewife Brk

Length: 0.33 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
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