Jamaica Central

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Jamaica Central?

11,790 people live in Jamaica Central. The median household income is $77,628.

Jamaica Central is a neighborhood in Boston with a total population of 11,790. It occupies approximately 0.72 square miles.

Overall, expenses in Jamaica Central are 6% lower than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 55% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 32, 35% of residents are married, and 20% of residents have at least one child. About 30% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.

The overall risk of crime in Jamaica Central is 27% higher than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 71.6°F, while the average winter temperature is 26.0°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 71.6°F, while the average winter temperature is 26.0°F.

Financial

New Businesses

PERSONAL SERVICES
There is
1
NEW
PERSONAL SERVICES
ESTABLISHMENT

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

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
5%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
28%
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
19%
higher than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
10%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
50%
higher than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
33
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
Bachelor's Degree
Households with children are
20%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
35%

Weather & Natural Disasters