Wayland is a town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts. Wayland was settled in 1638, and it was incorporated in 1780. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 15.9 square miles (41 km2).
The population was 13,503 at the 2010 United States Census, among which 91.4% were whites and 5.3% were Asians. The median age of the population is 41.4. For population 25 years and over in Wayland, 68.3% has a bachelor’s degree or higher and 37.9% has a graduate or professional degree. The most common occupations for male are management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%), top executives (8%), computer specialists (8%) and other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%).
The median household income in Wayland in 2009 was $129,702, and the median per capita income in 2009 was $66,873. The median Asian household income in Wayland was $145,594 in 2009. 10% of Wayland families had an annual income above $200,000, and 9% of families had an annual income between $150,000 to $200,000. The estimated median house or condo value in 2009 was $635,371. The criminal index in 2009 Wayland was 22.2 (U.S. average: 319.1), which was pretty low.
According to the Massachusetts high school ranking conducted by Boston Magazine, Wayland High School was ranked 6th within Massachusetts in 2012. The AP participation rate at Wayland High School is 52 percent. The school system also contains a middle school and four elementary schools.
Please download May 2018 Wayland Market Report provided by The Greater Boston Association of Realtors.