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Discover Great Houses for Rent in Acton, MA

Acton, Mass., is a beautiful and elegant town northwest of Boston with great neighborhoods, schools and plenty of things to do. It's a superb town for anyone looking for homes for rent in the area. It's located roughly 20 miles northwest of Boston, which means you're certainly far enough away from the noise of the city, but close enough that it isn't a chore to get there.

Interesting Facts About Acton

  • The town has received national attention for its greatness. CNN Money Magazine has named Acton as one of the best places to live in the United States, and it's also been listed as one of the richest towns based on its population.
  • Schools have also been recognized. The Acton-Boxborough Regional High School has been named a Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education.

Resources for Residents of Acton

  • The official Acton website has news and event listings on its home page so you're always kept in the know. There are additional resources on the site as well, including contact listings for important service providers.  
  • You can stay up to date on the latest news in Acton by visiting its WickedLocal page, which brings you all the important stories regarding the community, your neighbors and your town officials. 

Things to Do in and Around Acton

  • Like many parts of Massachusetts, there's a lot of history in Acton, and residents can spend time at some of the area's many museums. The Iron Work Farm and Hosmer House are two places that showcase some of the proud history of the region.
  • If you're more into science than history, there are two science museums in Acton as well. The Children's Discovery Museum and Science Discovery Museum are fun ways to learn about the wonders of science. 
  • It's only an hour drive into Boston, so there are plenty of opportunities to take advantage of all that the big city has to offer.

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Radian

Radian

Boston, MA 02111 (21.15 miles)

Price: From $2,960

(617) 299-8731

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Jefferson At Bellingham

Jefferson At Bellingham

Bellingham, MA 02019 (26.39 miles)

Price: $1,635-$2,255

(508) 318-4797

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Parkside Place

Parkside Place

Cambridge, MA 02138 (15.96 miles)

Price: $1,925-$3,300

(617) 299-8714

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1½

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The Michelle

The Michelle

Boston, MA 02113 (20.86 miles)

Price: From $1,950

(617) 380-7819

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 3

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Avalon Acton

Avalon Acton

Acton, MA 01720 (0.44 miles)

Price: From $1,370

(781) 288-2631

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Parker Street Apartments

Parker Street Apartments

Acton, MA 01720 (3.22 miles)

Price: From $725

(781) 780-8000

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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2 br, 1.5 bath Condo - Rolling Meadows Townhomes 2

2 br, 1.5 bath Condo - Rolling Meadows Townhomes 2

Pepperell, MA 01463 (14.73 miles) (#1359843)

Price: $1,350

(877) 545-8468 Ext.  74

Beds: 2, Baths: 1½

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Hanover CambridgePark

Hanover CambridgePark

Cambridge, MA 02140 (15.87 miles)

Price: $2,399-$3,988

(617) 941-4713

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Concord Mews

Concord Mews

Concord, MA 01742 (3.33 miles)

Price: $1,756-$3,300

(781) 780-6991

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Hamilton Green

Hamilton Green

Andover, MA 01810 (17.06 miles)

Price: From $1,675

(978) 956-0988

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Fenway Triangle Trilogy

Fenway Triangle Trilogy

Boston, MA 02215 (19.50 miles)

Price: From $2,998

(617) 580-3425

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
160 Pleasant Street

160 Pleasant Street

Malden, MA 02148 (18.87 miles)

Price: $1,750-$2,650

(781) 328-9644

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Parkside Place

Parkside Place

Cambridge, MA 02138 (15.96 miles)

Price: $1,925-$3,300

(617) 299-8714

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1½

Current Rent Specials
Furnished Studio - Boston

Furnished Studio - Boston

Westborough, MA 01581 (15.95 miles)

Price: From $1,470

(508) 202-7072

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Boston

Furnished Studio - Boston

Woburn, MA 01801 (14.04 miles)

Price: From $1,890

(339) 298-4026

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Boston

Furnished Studio - Boston

Tewksbury, MA 01876 (15.13 miles)

Price: From $1,463

(978) 674-8914

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Boston

Furnished Studio - Boston

Westborough, MA 01581 (15.70 miles)

Price: From $1,365

(774) 214-5382

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Boston

Furnished Studio - Boston

Waltham, MA 02451 (10.90 miles)

Price: From $1,890

(857) 559-6152

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Boston

Furnished Studio - Boston

Westborough, MA 01581 (15.38 miles)

Price: From $1,491

(774) 369-3068

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Boston

Furnished Studio - Boston

Marlborough, MA 01752 (12.50 miles)

Price: From $1,470

(508) 859-4308

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Boston

Furnished Studio - Boston

Burlington, MA 01803 (10.89 miles)

Price: From $1,913

(781) 995-4410

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Boston

Furnished Studio - Boston

Waltham, MA 02451 (10.68 miles)

Price: From $1,944

(857) 559-6156

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Mezzo Design Lofts

Mezzo Design Lofts

Charlestown, MA 02129 (19.39 miles)

Price: $2,099-$3,469

(617) 299-8743

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Canterbury Apartments

Canterbury Apartments

Nashua, NH 03062 (17.86 miles)

Price: $825-$1,205

(978) 674-8957

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1

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