Wellesley Hills (02481) is the third
fifth most expensive zip code in Massachusetts in which to buy a home, according to the latest in an endless stream of such surveys. The PropertyShark survey ranked Wellesley Hills, with a $1.265M median sale price, only behind a couple of downtown Boston zip codes (02199, $2.8M and 02108, $1.430M) as well as Newton’s 02468 and Weston’s 02493.
Wellesley’s 02482 zip code came in 7th, with a median sale price of $1.027M.
Nantucket, Chestnut Hill and Needham were among other communities in the top 20. The three most expensive home sales — including one for $19M — all originated in Nantucket’s 02544 in 2016.