Boston

This City At A Glance

In Massachusetts

Boston is a city in the state of Massachusetts.

Boston is a city in Massachusetts.

Overall, expenses in Boston are 1% lower than the National Average. Most people in the city rent their home, with 65% of households being occupied by renters.

The overall risk of crime in Boston is 31% higher than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 73.9°F, while the average winter temperature is 29.3°F.

This area is zoned for Boston School District, which has approximately 53,530 students enrolled across 160 schools and is rated average overall based on student test scores. To see detailed information on the schools near any individual property, look that property up by street address.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 73.9°F, while the average winter temperature is 29.3°F.

Financial

Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

1% lower than the national average

Housing costs

1% lower than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

2% lower than the national average

Transportation costs

1% lower than the national average

Apparel costs

1% lower than the national average

Entertainment costs

1% higher than the national average

Utility costs

2% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

2% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

7% lower than the national average

Tobacco costs

2% lower than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$58,673
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
65%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
34%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
6.25%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$5,292

School

School District

This area is zoned for
BOSTON SCHOOL DISTRICT
This school district has
160
schools
There are
53,530
students enrolled in this district

Life

Where you'll

Drink
Dine
Shop
Perk
Sweat
Groom
Wag
Jo's Nautical Pub
13 Reviews
Oak + Rowan
35 Reviews
The Townshend
151 Reviews
Drink
1308 Reviews
Biddy Early's
190 Reviews
GrandTen Distilling
62 Reviews
backbar
282 Reviews
Chelsea Station Restaurant Bar & Lounge
49 Reviews
The Automatic Food & Drink
19 Reviews
Yvonne's
398 Reviews
Croke Park/Whitey's
78 Reviews
Saltie Girl
172 Reviews
Lolita Cocina & Tequila Bar
1219 Reviews
Maggy's Lounge
74 Reviews
Bostonia Public House
600 Reviews
haley.henry wine bar
33 Reviews
Barcelona Wine Bar South End
507 Reviews
The Hawthorne
240 Reviews
Ward 8
287 Reviews
Committee
185 Reviews
Ciao! Pizza And Pasta
218 Reviews
Giacomo's Ristorante
2463 Reviews
The Townshend
151 Reviews
Cafe Rossetti's
119 Reviews
Alia Ristorante
108 Reviews
Row 34
756 Reviews
Neptune Oyster
3381 Reviews
Boathouse Bistro
37 Reviews
The Fat Cat
1122 Reviews
Molinari's
57 Reviews
Pomodoro
156 Reviews
Southern Kin Cookhouse
315 Reviews
Chilacates Mexican Street Food
232 Reviews
Saltie Girl
172 Reviews
Steel & Rye
337 Reviews
Carmelina's
547 Reviews
State Street Provisions
157 Reviews
Fuji at Ink Block
106 Reviews
Bostonia Public House
600 Reviews
224 Boston Street Restaurant
175 Reviews
K & 8th Street Market
46 Reviews
Roche Bros
116 Reviews
Whole Foods Market
109 Reviews
Fort Point Market
22 Reviews
Good Health Natural Food Store
65 Reviews
Daily Table
25 Reviews
Trader Joe's
259 Reviews
Market Basket
155 Reviews
Salumeria Italiana
108 Reviews
J Pace & Son
97 Reviews
Market Basket
414 Reviews
Trader Joe's
223 Reviews
Winthrop Marketplace
10 Reviews
Whole Foods Market
201 Reviews
The Fresh Market
55 Reviews
South End Formaggio
184 Reviews
Golden Goose Market
71 Reviews
Trader Joe's
382 Reviews
South End Food Emporium
27 Reviews
Polcari's Coffee
146 Reviews
Home.Stead Bakery & Cafe
60 Reviews
Curio Coffee
93 Reviews
Redeye Coffee Roasters
82 Reviews
Thinking Cup
473 Reviews
Caffè Nero
47 Reviews
Render Coffee
379 Reviews
Ogawa Coffee
242 Reviews
Flour Bakery + Café
824 Reviews
Blue State Coffee
21 Reviews
Sugar Bowl Cafe
113 Reviews
Boston Brewin Coffee
124 Reviews
La Colombe Coffee
41 Reviews
Gracenote
66 Reviews
Flat Black Coffee Company
161 Reviews
The Well Coffee House
44 Reviews
Cafe Madeleine
156 Reviews
Thinking Cup
941 Reviews
Coffee Break Cafe
96 Reviews
Caffè Nero
304 Reviews
Lifted Fitness
23 Reviews
Anytime Fitness
38 Reviews
Achieve Fitness
54 Reviews
Fitness Unlimited For Women
25 Reviews
EBF By George Foreman III
46 Reviews
Healthworks Fitness Center
149 Reviews
Regan's Motivated Fitness
19 Reviews
Btone Fitness
121 Reviews
GymIt
134 Reviews
iLoveKickboxing.com
27 Reviews
South Shore Quincy Branch
53 Reviews
Planet Fitness - Quincy
83 Reviews
RPM Fitness
9 Reviews
Cambridge Athletic Club
43 Reviews
Republic Fitness
12 Reviews
VIM Fitness Central Square
60 Reviews
305 Fitness
18 Reviews
Ethos Fitness + Performance
24 Reviews
Brick Boston
6 Reviews
BFX Studio
23 Reviews
Beauty Spa
267 Reviews
Ireland Beauty
61 Reviews
Le Visage Spa
35 Reviews
Finland Steam Baths
34 Reviews
Thai Spa of South Boston
40 Reviews
Thai Wellness Massage
58 Reviews
Thai Health Spa
71 Reviews
Magnifique Nail Studio
101 Reviews
Urban Beauty Lounge
55 Reviews
Shag Salon
344 Reviews
Boston Massage Studio
51 Reviews
Born Pretty Nails & Spa
75 Reviews
Inde Salon and Skin Care
64 Reviews
Milton Nails and Spa
8 Reviews
étant
104 Reviews
Sunrise Nails
23 Reviews
Salon 428 Hair By Kent
20 Reviews
Bella Santé Day Spa Med Spa
223 Reviews
M Salon
25 Reviews
Beyond Beaute
25 Reviews
It's A Pet's World
22 Reviews
Pick of the Litter
40 Reviews
The Pooped Pooch
39 Reviews
Polkadog Bakery
120 Reviews
Fish & Bone
74 Reviews
Pawsh Dog Boutique & Salon
86 Reviews
Dot Dogs
48 Reviews
Quincy Animal Shelter
13 Reviews
The Pet Cabaret
73 Reviews
Dewberry Dogs & Cats
93 Reviews
BYOD Dog Wash
81 Reviews
Animal Rescue League of Boston
81 Reviews
The Dog Port
20 Reviews
Merwin Memorial Free Clinic For Animals
166 Reviews
Pet Supplies Plus
16 Reviews
Red Dog Pet Resort & Spa
117 Reviews
Just 4 Cats
19 Reviews
Unleashed by Petco
46 Reviews
Aqua World
27 Reviews
Tails
44 Reviews

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
1%
higher than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
42%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
99%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
39%
higher than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
23%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
46%
higher than the national average

Weather & Natural Disasters

Weather

The average temperature in this area during the winter is
29°F
The average temperature in this area during the summer is
74°F

Natural Disasters

Risk of storms
in this area is
mild
Risk of earthquakes
in this area is
mild
Risk of hurricanes
in this area is
high
Risk of tornadoes
in this area is
mild
Risk of hailstorms
in this area is
mild
Risk of windstorms
in this area is
high