Boston, Massachusetts 

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Cost of Living in Boston, Massachusetts

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Boston is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Boston, Massachusetts is more expensive.

Boston cost of living is 181.6

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

The median home price in Boston is $608,900.

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 $995,000 

82 School St # 3

Bed 3 | Bath 2.01708 SqFt
 $995,000 

82 School St # 3

Bed 3 | Bath 2.01708 SqFt

COST OF LIVINGBostonMassachusettsUSA
  181.6139100
  105.7104.4100
  83.482.8100
  313.9209.9100
  $608,900$390,000$219,700
  116.8112.9100
  151.7120.2100
  129.1109100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Boston    114 Reviews
    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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    Boston Is Not For Everyone - 4/23/2019
    I've lived in Boston 11+ years. Pros: history; Victorian and Colonial architecture; healthcare quality and options; cultural and economic opportunity; smart people move... Read More

    history - 2/22/2019
    i went there on a vacay and it was... Read More


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

    NEW LISTINGS IN BOSTON MA
    $995,000
    82 School St # 3
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

    $630,000
    33 Parkman St
    Bed 5 | Bath 2.0

    $639,000
    883 Adams St
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

    $699,000
    69 Russett Rd
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

    $695,000
    35 Emerson St
    Bed 3 | Bath 3.0

    $568,000
    8 Catherine St
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0


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