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Apartments near Kendall Square, Cambridge, Massachusetts

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Who Lives Here

Kendall Square Cambridge Demographics

Education

High School

5%

Associate's

6%

Bachelor's

38%

Master's

32%

Doctorate

20%

Family Size

2 people

56%

3 people

37%

4 people

8%

5 people

0%

6+ people

0%

Household Income

0-50k

22%

50-100k

20%

100-150k

15%

150-200k

12%

200k+

31%

Age

0-10

4%

10-20

10%

20-45

65%

45-65

16%

65+

5%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Kendall Square Cambridge?

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
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Feb '24$3600$4264$5625$7183
Jan '24$3605$4143$5501$7210
Dec '23$3670$4112$5602$7448
Nov '23$3818$4125$5356$7448
Oct '23$3746$4073$5560$7880
Sep '23$3553$3999$5435$8220
Aug '23$3814$4253$5682$8203
Jul '23$3893$4399$5765$7495
Jun '23$3884$4502$5815$7662
May '23$3838$4775$5917$7569
Apr '23$3653$4492$6018$7860
Mar '23$3684$4372$5478$8013

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Kendall Square Cambridge

Kendall Square Cambridge Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

43%

15-30 Mins

33%

30-40 Mins

16%

40-60 Mins

6%

60+ Mins

2%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 8888

Walk Score®

Percentage: 9494

Bike Score®

Percentage: 8282

Transit Score®

Top Scores: Restaurant, Coffee, Nightlife

Things To Do In Kendall Square Cambridge

Top Score

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Kendall Square Cambridge serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 82% more restaurants than average
  3. 52% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Kendall Square Cambridge.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 81% more coffee shops than average
  3. 53% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Kendall Square Cambridge is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 77% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 60% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Childcare

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Kendall Square Cambridge is low on childcare options so get on the waiting list early.

  1. Few daycares per resident
  2. 60% more daycares than average
  3. 23% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. 91% more gyms than average
  3. 77% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 83% more fine art centers than average
  3. 20% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Kendall Square Cambridge's access to medical care.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 75% more medical facilities than average
  3. 53% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This supermarket score is far from superior.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. An average number of grocery stores
  3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

Parks

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Room for improvement. More parks please.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. An average number of parks
  3. A standard number of parks compared to areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is great for recovering shopaholics - a low retail score.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. A standard number of shops compared to areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're not mutts about Kendall Square Cambridge.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. A standard number of pet facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Theaters

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Intermission much? Kendall Square Cambridge is low on theater choices.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. An average number of theaters
  3. A standard number of theaters compared to areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Amusement park merriment is in free fall in Kendall Square Cambridge.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. An average number of amusement parks
  3. A standard number of amusement parks compared to areas of a similar size

Hospitals

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll work yourself into a fever to find a hospital in this area.

  1. Few hospitals per resident
  2. An average number of hospitals
  3. A standard number of hospitals compared to areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fasten your seat belt, it's a long way to get gas.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. An average number of gas stations
  3. A standard number of gas stations compared to areas of a similar size

Kendall Square Cambridge Education

Schools

Top Schools in Kendall Square Cambridge

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Living in Cambridge, MA

Kendall Square Apartments for Rent - Cambridge, MA

Searching for an apartment near Cambridge, MA? Welcome to Kendall Square, a densely populated neighborhood near Cambridge, MA. This is a renter-friendly community, with 90% of locals renting their homes. For renters who prefer a quiet neighborhood, less than half of households have kids. Residents are highly educated, with a large number having professional degrees. Getting to and from work takes about 20 minutes on average. There are a variety of transportation options in this area. While you'll probably want a car, it may not be necessary for everything.