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Discover Houses for Rent in Watertown, MA

Watertown, Mass., is a charming community with its own local flair. Perfect for raising a family, homes for rent in Watertown are surrounded by playgrounds, wooded paths, great schools and friendly neighbors. According to City-Data, Watertown's crime rate has consistently been significantly lower than the national average for more than a decade, meaning the town has the safe environment you're looking for in your new home.

3 Fun Facts About Watertown

  • Watertown is about a 20-minute drive from Boston, so it's simple to enjoy all that this bustling Northeastern city has to offer.
  • This settlement was originally called Saltonstall Plantation, but its name was changed to Watertown in September 1630.
  • Watertown has some pretty great neighbors, including Newton, Brighton and Chestnut Hill.

Helpful Resources for Watertown Renters

  • Watertown is easily connected with the Greater Boston area through Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority trains and buses. Learn your options on the MBTA website.
  • The Watertown Police Department maintains a Twitter page where you can stay informed on the goings-on in the community.
  • Watertown's official website is chock-full of helpful information for all residents.
  • The Watertown Public Schools Web page contains different links to keep you updated on what's happening at your child's school.

Things to Do in Watertown

The Armenian Library and Museum of America has maintained a presence in Watertown for decades and provides an interesting look at the history of this culture. For those seeking outdoor recreation, the Charles River runs through the area and is great for wildlife viewing, swimming and boating, and is also surrounded by trails for walking and jogging. Other must-visits in Watertown include the Commander's Mansion, Donohue's and the Town Diner.

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Radian

Radian

Boston, MA 02111 (6.45 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 (23.54 miles)

Price: $1,585-$2,460

(508) 318-4797

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Parkside Place

Parkside Place

Cambridge, MA 02138 (1.65 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 (6.41 miles)

Price: From $1,950

(617) 380-7819

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 3

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Mill Falls

Mill Falls

Methuen, MA 01844 (24.60 miles)

Price: $1,100-$2,100

(978) 965-4268

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Walden Park

Walden Park

Cambridge, MA 02140 (2.96 miles)

Price: $1,820-$2,730

(617) 684-0577

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1

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Archstone Cronins Landing

Archstone Cronins Landing

Waltham, MA 02453 (2.82 miles)

Price: From $1,995

(781) 288-2633

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 3

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Waverly

Waverly

Brighton, MA 02135 (2.14 miles)

Price: $1,999-$3,549

(617) 336-7281

Beds: 2 - 3, Baths: 1

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808 Memorial Drive

808 Memorial Drive

Cambridge, MA 02139 (3.51 miles)

Price: From $1,875

(617) 299-8752

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1½

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Mystic Place

Mystic Place

Medford, MA 02155 (4.86 miles)

Price: $1,655-$2,025

(617) 336-7286

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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Briar Glen Village

Briar Glen Village

Waltham, MA 02451 (4.24 miles)

Price: $1,695-$3,595

(781) 780-6997

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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The Legacy At Arlington Center

The Legacy At Arlington Center

Arlington, MA 02474 (3.43 miles)

Price: From $1,750

(781) 503-2132

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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The Longwood

The Longwood

Boston, MA 02120 (4.89 miles)

Price: $2,655-$3,215

(617) 299-8753

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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Charles Chauncy

Charles Chauncy

Cambridge, MA 02138 (3.08 miles)

Price: From $2,885

(617) 299-8733

Beds: 1 - 4, Baths: 1 - 2

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100 Memorial Drive Apts.

100 Memorial Drive Apts.

Cambridge, MA 02142 (4.99 miles)

Price: $1,860-$3,840

(617) 336-7284

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Barclay on Beacon

Barclay on Beacon

Brookline, MA 02446 (3.42 miles)

Price: $2,250-$3,300

(617) 299-8718

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Windsor Village

Windsor Village

Waltham, MA 02451 (3.74 miles)

Price: From $1,700

(781) 519-2887

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Arborpoint At Woodland Station

Arborpoint At Woodland Station

Newton, MA 02462 (4.10 miles)

Price: $2,450-$4,525

(781) 503-2131

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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The Ridge Apartments

The Ridge Apartments

Waltham, MA 02452 (3.65 miles)

Price: $1,961-$5,644

(781) 519-2889

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Avalon At Chestnut Hill

Avalon At Chestnut Hill

Chestnut Hill, MA 02467 (3.53 miles)

Price: From $2,125

(617) 336-7288

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Avalon at Newton Highlands

Avalon at Newton Highlands

Newton Highlands, MA 02461 (4.17 miles)

Price: From $2,520

(617) 336-7287

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Avalon at Lexington

Avalon at Lexington

Lexington, MA 02421 (3.92 miles)

Price: From $2,030

(617) 500-9516

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Avalon Bear Hill

Avalon Bear Hill

Waltham, MA 02451 (4.56 miles)

Price: From $1,866

(781) 636-1591

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Arlington Estates -Arlington, Mass

Arlington Estates -Arlington, Mass

Somerville, MA 02144 (3.59 miles)

Price: $1,300-$1,500

(617) 299-8725

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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Gardencrest Apartments

Gardencrest Apartments

Waltham, MA 02452 (2.19 miles)

Price: $1,365-$3,130

(781) 503-2116

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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