78,706 people live in South Dorchester. The median household income is $52,061.
South Dorchester is a neighborhood in Boston with a total population of 78,706. It occupies approximately 5.23 square miles.
Overall, expenses in South Dorchester are 13% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 59% of households being occupied by renters.
As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 34, 36% of residents are married, and 37% of residents have at least one child. About 14% 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 71.6°F, while the average winter temperature is 26.0°F.