Boston (zip 02131), Massachusetts 

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Population

31,733

9% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.2%

Median Income

$63,876

Avg. Home Price

$527,200

Best Places to Live in Boston (zip 02131), 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 02131
 $549,900 
10 Crandall St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1529 SqFt
 $549,900 
10 Crandall St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1529 SqFt
 $529,900 
49 Hemman St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1312 SqFt
 $499,000 
33 Wilmot St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1000 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: Moderately liberal
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 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Boston (zip 02131) jobs have increased by 1.45%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Boston (zip 02131)'s cost of living is 71.70% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Boston (zip 02131)'s Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
Boston (zip 02131)'s population is 31,733 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 9.42%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Boston (zip 02131) is $527,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.73%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Boston (zip 02131)

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). Learn More...


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Housing Market in Boston

It's a good time to buy in Boston. Home Appreciation is up 7.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Boston Real Estate or Find top agents in Boston

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Reviews for Boston   1 Reviews
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
$549,900
10 Crandall St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$529,900
49 Hemman St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$499,000
33 Wilmot St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$499,900
28 Waterman Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

$475,000
19 Winton St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$449,000
26 Halliday St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

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