Boston, MA Real Estate
Boston, Massachusetts is located in Suffolk County. Nearby cities and towns include Brookline, Cambridge, Somerville, Milton, Quincy, Watertown Town, Chelsea, Newton, Everett, Dedham, Winthrop Town, Belmont, Medford, Arlington, Malden, Needham, Revere, Braintree Town, Waltham, Melrose, Randolph, Winchester, Wellesley, Weymouth Town, Norwood, Dover, Stoneham, Saugus, Hull, Nahant, Lexington, Hingham, Woburn, Holbrook, Lynn, Wakefield, Cochituate, Burlington, Southfield, Medfield, Swampscott, Sharon, Walpole, Reading, Abington, Lynnfield, Peabody, Brockton, Pinehurst, Salem, Marblehead, Millis-Clicquot, Wilmington, Framingham, North Scituate, West Concord, Danvers, Foxborough, Scituate, Maynard, Beverly, Hanson, Mansfield Center, Marshfield Hills, North Pembroke, Cordaville, Franklin Town, Hopkinton, Topsfield, Bridgewater, Andover, Marlborough, Norton Center, Littleton Common, Boxford, Hudson, Marshfield, and Milford. Boston is an urban community with a population of 632,091. The median household income is $51,776. In Boston, 28% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 23% of the households. Half the population of Boston commutes 27 minutes or less to work, with 74% of residents holding white collar jobs and 26% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Boston, MA is 63 years, with 31% of those homes owned, 64% rented, and 5% not occupied. In the previous year, 8201 Boston properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Boston in the previous year was $530,818.