Newton Highlands Tourism, Massachusetts

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Newton Highlands is a village of Newton, Massachusetts. Newton Highlands is largely suburban outside the village and the commercial district running along Winchester and Needham Streets. Newton Highlands' small commercial district runs along Lincoln St., perpendicular to Walnut St. This area, along with a stretch of fine 19th and early 20th century residences, are part of the Newton Highlands Historic District. The first Brigham's Ice Cream shop was located in Newton Highlands. It was home to the Hyde School, an elementary school which burned down in a raging fire and is now the site of condominiums. To the south, a dense commercial district along Needham Street includes stalwarts such as China Fair,and the New England Mobile Book Fair among many others. Since 1959 the neighborhood has had its own MBTA Green Line station, Newton Highlands Station, close to this commercial center. There also is an annual celebration in June called Village Day, a general celebration for the Newton Highlands community. There is a 5 kilometer road race, crafts and local food is sold, a small carnival is set up, and local bands and musicians often entertain the crowds.

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Facts and Stats for Newton Highlands*

  • Pollution Statistics in Newton Highlands

    Know the pollution level of Newton Highlands before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 18.33 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 34.26 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.37 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 27.31 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 14.09 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 22.17 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 10.09 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20.37 (Low)
  • Newton Highlands: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Newton Highlands for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Newton Highlands.

    • Burglary and Theft 27.32 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 27.08 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31.51 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.06 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 22.42 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 26.84 (Low)
    • Drug offense 47.66 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.63 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 61.08 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 34.38 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 19.59 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 38.4 (Low)
  • Living in Newton Highlands - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Newton Highlands is 178.7 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 67.93 (High)
    • Climate Index 71.73 (High)
    • Pollution Index 24.86 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 44.54 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 81.78 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 76.23 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.42 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 116.94 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Newton Highlands

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Newton Highlands

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.54 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 48.09 USD

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