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2020 Compare Cities Housing:
Lancaster, NY vs Boston, MA

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Highlights
- The median age of a home in Boston is 81.4% younger than the median age of a home in Lancaster.
- Homes are 170.5% more expensive likely to be rented in Boston than in Lancaster.

Housing
 Lancaster, NYBoston, MAUnited States
 437840
 $218,400$602,600$231,200
 5.8%4.1%6.7%
 26.6%43.8%35.6%
 37.5%48.2%27.4%
 $27.3$7.2$11.8
 73.8%32.6%56.0%
 4.2%7.9%12.2%
 22.0%59.6%31.8%
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 Avg Rent For Home Or Apartment
 Lancaster, NYBoston, MAUnited States
 $1,498$2,582$1,470
 $665$1,639$821
 $690$1,836$930
 $830$2,238$1,148
 $1,040$2,805$1,537
 $1,190$3,027$1,791
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 Vacant Housing
 Lancaster, NYBoston, MAUnited States
 0.3%1.8%2.1%
 0.1%1.3%0.5%
 0.5%0.4%1.0%
 0.2%1.4%0.5%
 0.4%1.3%4.0%
 2.6%1.7%4.2%
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 Owner-Occupied Housing Value
 Lancaster, NYBoston, MAUnited States
 1.8%1.6%3.5%
 0.5%0.4%3.1%
 0.8%0.2%3.9%
 1.9%0.1%5.4%
 6.5%0.2%6.3%
 27.1%1.2%14.7%
 21.8%2.9%14.6%
 28.6%12.5%18.7%
 9.1%20.6%11.0%
 1.3%18.7%6.2%
 0.1%25.2%7.0%
 0.4%7.1%2.7%
 0.0%4.6%1.5%
 0.0%1.8%0.5%
 0.1%2.9%0.7%
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 Housing Units By Year Built
 Lancaster, NYBoston, MAUnited States
 1.3%1.0%0.9%
 3.5%1.8%2.3%
 10.4%6.7%14.5%
 17.8%4.0%14.0%
 11.4%6.1%13.6%
 9.4%7.7%15.5%
 17.8%4.0%14.0%
 12.3%7.3%10.5%
 5.0%5.8%5.1%
 18.4%51.3%12.9%

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Reviews for Boston    116 Reviews
Boston is great? Think again. - 8/6/2019
I was born and raised in Boston, the only good thing about this place is the money, if you have a great job. Other than that, the weather sucks, people are rude, people... Read More

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Boston gets a bad reputation - 8/2/2019
I grew up 25 miles outside of Boston and currently live about an hour north in New Hampshire. Boston definitely isn't for everyone its crowded and expensive, it can be... Read More

Overrated - 5/15/2019
I rated "Just Okay" because Boston did offer a few things that other cities didn't. The schools are good, the public transit is OK and it's proximity to NYC is a winner.... Read More

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