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Wellesley Apartments
Last updated February 25 2024 at 11:31 AM

Wellesley, MA
176 Apartments for Rent

Wellesley Apartment Renter's Guide

What locals are saying

Wellesley is just 16 miles outside of Boston, so residents get all the big-city advantages from Beantown while also enjoying lush tree-lined streets and restored historical buildings. The big city may be close enough for amenities, but Wellesley might as well be a million miles away because it has a much more relaxed vibe.

Once you’ve decided that you want to settle in Wellesley, you’ll need to find a place to live

Wellesley Crime


Overall Crime

Low
Overall crime in Wellesley is low in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Lowest
The level of violent crime in Wellesley is one of the lowest violent crime rates in the nation.

Property Crime

Low
The level of property crime in Wellesley is low compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Wellesley


Elementary Schools

10 /10
Joseph E. Fiske Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
398 Students
2 Reviews
398
Students
2 Reviews
10 /10
Sprague Elementary School
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
383 Students
1 Reviews
383
Students
1 Reviews
9 /10
John D. Hardy Elementary School
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
295 Students
3 Reviews
295
Students
3 Reviews

Middle Schools

7 /10
Wellesley Middle School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
1,128 Students
8 Reviews
1,128
Students
8 Reviews

High Schools

8 /10
Wellesley Sr High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,569 Students
8 Reviews
1,569
Students
8 Reviews
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Average rent in Wellesley, Massachusetts

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Wellesley is $2,946, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $3,722. Rent rates updated 3 days ago
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Find an apartment for rent in Wellesley, MA


Searching for an apartment for rent in Wellesley, MA? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 176 available rental units listed on Apartment List in Wellesley. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in Wellesley is $2,134 for a studio, $2,946 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $3,722 for a two-bedroom apartment. If you are looking for a deal, keep an eye out for a red pulsing icon that indicates rent specials.

Tired of browsing? Take our personalized quiz. You’ll answer a couple of simple questions and we’ll put together a list of Wellesley apartments that are best for you. We’ll also factor in your commute, budget, and preferred amenities. Looking for a pet-friendly rental, or an apartment with in-unit washer and dryer? No problem, we’ll provide you with apartments that match that criteria.

You can trust Apartment List to help you find your next Wellesley, MA apartment rental! After all, everyone deserves a home they love.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Wellesley?

In Wellesley, the average rent is $2,134 for a studio, $2,946 for a 1-bedroom, $3,722 for a 2-bedroom, and $6,907 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in Wellesley, check out our monthly Wellesley Rent Report.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in Wellesley?

You can use the pet-friendly filter to find Wellesley apartments that allow pets.

How much should I pay for rent in Wellesley?

The answer to this question depends on your household income and a couple of other factors. You can use our Rent Calculator to figure out how much you should spend on rent in Wellesley.

How can I find off-campus housing in Wellesley?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Wellesley. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Berklee College of Music, Boston University, Northeastern University, and Northeastern University Professional Advancement Network.