89,061 people live in Dorchester. The median household income is $53,562.
Dorchester is a neighborhood in Boston with a total population of 89,061. It occupies approximately 5.99 square miles.
Overall, expenses in Dorchester are 12% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 62% of households being occupied by renters.
As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 33, 36% of residents are married, and 35% of residents have at least one child. About 16% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.
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.