|You don't think about having "villages" in a major metropolitan area, but Waban is actually one of thirteen villages in the City of Newton, MA. And it might just be the quaintest of Newton's villages.
The center of town, known as Waban Village, is located on Beacon Street and has it's own Greenline T stop. The area is known for lovely single family homes and a cozy, neighborhood feel.
In mid-2010, the median home price was $926,000 with 46 homes sold in the prior 12 month period.