Boston (zip 02131), Massachusetts 

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MASSACHUSETTS TOTAL CASES REPORTED

108,882

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

2,613,993

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

32,819

+10.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.1%

Median Income

$63,876

Median Home Price

$527,300

Best Places to Live in Boston (zip 02131), Massachusetts

Regional center/Capital city - Central Massachusetts coast at the head of Boston Bay. August, June and July are the most pleasant months in the 02131 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Education
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest
Cons
-Traffic and sprawl
-Economic cycles
-Cost of living

 $948,000 
73 Fletcher St
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1813 SqFt
 $459,000 
11 Wellsmere Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 923 SqFt
 $639,900 
302 Beech St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1645 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).


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QUICK FACTS

City: Boston
Zip Codes: Boston (zip 02131)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Boston (zip 02131) is 3.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Boston (zip 02131) jobs have increased by 4.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Boston (zip 02131)'s cost of living is 52.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Boston (zip 02131)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in the 02131 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

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

POPULATION
Boston (zip 02131)'s population is 32,819 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 10.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 34.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Boston (zip 02131) is $527,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Boston (zip 02131) 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 (zip 02131). More Education


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Housing Market in Boston

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high cost of rentals - 8/23/2006
I presently live in Roslindale.Ma and the rents are getting higher and higher every year.I currently pay 1250 a month for a run down 3 bedroom apartment in the worst... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN 02131
$948,000
73 Fletcher St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$459,000
11 Wellsmere Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$639,900
302 Beech St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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Bed 2 | Bath 1

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