Wandering through Newton’s streets can feel like strolling through a storybook. Newton’s charming avenues are lined with historic houses and mansions, leafy trees, and a wide array of upscale shops and restaurants. Located just seven miles north of downtown Boston, this suburban city is composed of a patchwork of 13 villages, each with its own distinct character.
Newton has a strong public school system, with several elementary schools that are rated among the top in Massachusetts. Newton is a convenient option for commuters of all kinds, offering public transportation options via the Green Line and commuter rail and highway access via I-90 and Route 9.