Central Square Cambridge MA
Central Square Cambridge MA occupies a fairly long stretch of Massachusetts Avenue and surrounding area with its center roughly located at the intersection of Prospect Street, Western Ave and Massachusetts Ave. Originally home to small retailers and light manufacturing, Central Square Cambridge MA was the site of the Necco candy factory beginning in 1927. A recent switch from Necco factory to Novartis owned property illustrates the changes overtaking Central Sq Cambridge MA as MIT, Kendall Square companies and businesses located along the Charles River push toward each other, changing the fabric of Central Square in the process.
Currently Central Sq Cambridge MA is famous for its many ethnic and fine dining restaurants. Housing around Central Sq Cambridge MA runs the gamut from single family homes, multi family homes, apartment buildings and condos.