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Boston, MA is one of the most beautiful, historic cities in the entire country. This city is home to some of the most recognizable historical sites in the entire country, particularly if you take a tour of the Freedom Trail. When you live in Boston, you can also visit the famous Boston Common, the New England Aquarium and the Public Garden. Boston is also home to several championship sports teams, including the Red Sox, Celtics and Bruins.

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Boston Demographics & Crime Rate

Boston is one of the largest cities in the state of Massachusetts. In the greater Boston area, you will find 650,281 residents. As you might expect from a city that is home to so many world class universities, the citizenry of Boston is highly educated. For instance, 24.8% of Boston residents have earned an Bachelor’s degree and 20.4% of residents over the age of 25 have earned a graduate degree or higher. 13.8% of the population has some college education.

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City Population


Total US Pop 2016: 321,418,820



National Avg 2016: 8.3%

Median Income


National Avg 2015: $53,889

Violent Crime Rate


National Avg 2016: 3.83%


2016 Census Data


2016 Census Data


2016 Census Data

Boston Real Estate Pricing & Taxes

The 2015 median income for Boston citizens was $55,777, which is good, because rent and home values are relatively high when compared to other cities. In 2015, the median home value in Boston was $393,600. During the same year, the median rent in Boston was $1,320 per month. These elevated costs and values simply mean that Boston is a very popular city.

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Home Price


National Avg 2015: $178,600

Apartment Rent


National Avg 2015: $928

Sales Tax "State-Local"


Ranked [#13]

State Property Tax


Ranked [#18]


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