Boston, Massachusetts 

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Population

669,158

+11.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.1%

Median Income

$54,485

Median Home Price

$608,900

Best Places to Live in Boston, Massachusetts

Regional center/Capital city - Central Massachusetts coast at the head of Boston Bay
Pros
-Education
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest
Cons
-Traffic and sprawl
-Economic cycles
-Cost of living

Local Listings in Boston, MA
 $619,000 
144 Corey St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1950 SqFt
 $619,000 
144 Corey St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1950 SqFt
 $599,000 
57 Cliffmont St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1800 SqFt
 $599,900 
741 Lagrange St
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 2000 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area

Boston is widely viewed as the intellectual and historic capital of the United States. It is a cosmopolitan city with a complete set of services, a broad range of amenities, and a rich tradition and culture almost unmatched in the rest of the country. The metro area defined as Boston-Quincy actually includes downtown and areas mostly south of city into Norfolk and Plymouth County. Suburbs to the west and northwest are covered in the Cambridge-Newton-Framingham metro area (see page TK); northern suburbs to New Hampshire are covered in Essex County (page TK).


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Massachusetts
County: Suffolk County
Metro Area: Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area
Political Ideology: Strongly liberal
City: Boston
Zip Codes: 02124, 02128, 02135, 02130, 02127, 02125, 02136, 02131, 02115, 02126, 30 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Boston is 3.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Boston jobs have increased by 4.28%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Boston's cost of living is 81.60% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Boston's Cost of Living

VOTING
Suffolk county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Boston's population is 669,158 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 11.04%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Boston is $608,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.19%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Boston

SCHOOLS
Boston public schools spend $22,944 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.6 students per teacher in Boston. Learn More...


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Housing Market in Boston

It's a good time to buy in Boston. Home Appreciation is up 6.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Boston Real Estate or Find top agents in Boston

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Reviews for Boston   112 Reviews
history - 2/22/2019
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Not for me - 3/13/2018
I don't know how many stars are displayed on this web page but I rated Boston just one star. Frankly I don’t know why anybody would want to live in the Boston area... Read More

Historical, culture, - 2/7/2018
Very convenient to get around by foot.. car traffic is more difficult. Top on historic, preservation, like walking back in history. North End, Haymarket Square, Boston... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS
02124, 02128, 02135, 02130, 02127, 02125, 02136, 02131, 02115, 02126, 30 total

NEW LISTINGS IN BOSTON MA
$619,000
144 Corey St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$599,000
57 Cliffmont St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$599,900
741 Lagrange St
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

$599,000
23 Brush Hill Ter
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$725,000
4 Marshall Pl
Bed 2 | Bath 3.0 |

$679,000
35 Vershire St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

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