Real Estate Market Update for Boston, MA
Welcome to March's Market Update. Lets take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of February. The number of active listings was up 8% from one year earlier, and down 9% from the previous month. Even so, buyers still enjoyed a greater selection of homes today than they did one year ago. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 850-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 8%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 580-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 16% year-over-year, and decreased 2% month-over-month. Higher year-over-year figures indicate that more buyers have been finding what they're looking for. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
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Map Information for Boston, MA
Area Information for Boston, MA
  • Population: 685,111
  • Median Age: 34.81 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 28 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 0%
  • Population Density: 14,192/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 16.34%
  • Closest Airport: General Edward Lawrence Logan International
  • Closest College: Wentworth Institute Of Technology
  • Closest Jr. College: Roxbury Community College
  • Median Household Income: $65,384
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $726,250
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Boston Red Sox
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 73.74%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Boston, MA
Median Age: 34.81 Married: 24% Number of Households: 284,315 Households with Children: 56,379
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Boston, MA

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Tech Boston Academy 0.5 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Bridge Boston Charter School 0.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 1 0
      Codman Academy Charter Public School 0.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Boston International high School 0.9 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Jeremiah E Burke High School 0.9 mi Public 9-12 1 0
      Young Achievers Science & Math K-8 School 1.0 mi Public K-8 0 0
      Community Academy Of Science And Health 1.1 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Boston Arts Academy 1.1 mi Public 9-12 1 0
      Kipp Academy Boston Elementary Charter School 1.3 mi Public 5-5 2 0
      Neighborhood House Charter School 1.5 mi Public K-11 2 0
      Boston Latin Academy 1.6 mi Public 7-12 5 0
      Egleston Community High School 1.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      The English High School 1.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Richard J Murphy K-8 School 1.7 mi Public K-8 3 0
      Pope John Paul Ii Catholic Academy Neponset Campus 1.7 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Meridian Academy 1.7 mi Private 6-12 0 0
      Boston Teachers Union School 1.7 mi Public K-8 3 0
      St Brendan School 1.8 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-6 0 0
      Ellis Mendell Elementary School 1.8 mi Public K-5 2 0
      Mission Hill School 1.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Margarita Muniz Academy 1.9 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      North Cambridge Catholic High School 1.9 mi Catholic 9-12 0 0
      City On A Hill Charter Public School 2.1 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      William E Russell Elementary School 2.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Nathan Hale Elementary School 2.2 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Boston Collegiate Charter School 2.2 mi Public 5-12 4 0
      Edward Brooke Charter School 2.2 mi Public K-8 5 0
      Curley K-8 School 2.3 mi Public K-8 1 0
      Parkside Christian Academy 2.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Boston Day And Evening Academy Charter School 2.3 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 0
      Boston College High School 2.3 mi Catholic 7-12 0 0
      Samuel W Mason Elementary School 2.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Roger Clap Innovation School 2.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      City On A Hill Charter Public School Ii 2.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Joseph P Manning Elementary School 2.6 mi Public K-5 3 0
      John D O'bryant School Of Mathematics & Science 2.6 mi Public 7-12 5 0
      Boston Preparatory Charter Public School 2.6 mi Public 6-12 3 0
      Roxbury Preparatory Charter School 2.6 mi Public 5-8 2 0
      Madison Park High 2.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      British International School Of Boston 2.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Another Course To College 2.7 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Fenway High School 2.7 mi Public 9-12 1 0
      Boston Community Leadership Academy 2.8 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      New Mission High School 2.8 mi Public 7-12 2 0
      Joseph J Hurley School 3.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 3 0
      Up Academy Charter School Of Boston 3.2 mi Public 6-8 1 0
      Edward M. Kennedy Academy For Health Careers 3.2 mi Public 11-12 1 0
      Boston Latin School 3.2 mi Public 7-12 5 0
      New Beginnings Academy 3.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      William Blackstone Elementary School 3.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Excel High School 3.3 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Cathedral High School 3.3 mi Catholic 7-12 0 0
      Boston Trinity Academy 3.4 mi Private 6-12 0 0
      The Winsor 3.4 mi Private 5-12 0 0
      William Mckinley 3.5 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Boston Renaissance Charter public School 3.8 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Quincy Upper School 3.8 mi Public 6-12 1 0
      Josiah Quincy Elementary School 3.8 mi Public K-5 2 0
      Boston Adult Academy 3.9 mi Public 11-12 0 0
      Snowden Int'l High School 3.9 mi Public 9-12 1 0
      Patrick Lyndon K-8 School 4.0 mi Public K-8 3 0
      Roxbury Latin 4.0 mi Private 7-12 0 0
      The Newman School 4.0 mi Private 7-12 0 0
      Commonwealth School 4.0 mi Private 9-12 0 0
      William H Ohrenberger School 4.0 mi Public 3-8 2 0
      Boston University Academy 4.1 mi Private 9-12 0 0
      Academy Of The Pacific Rim Charter Public School 4.3 mi Public 5-12 2 0
      Joyce Kilmer K-8 School 4.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 3 0
      Match Charter Public School 4.5 mi Public 9-12 2 0
      Catholic Memorial School 4.5 mi Catholic 7-12 0 0
      West Roxbury Academy 4.7 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Boston Green Academy Horace Mann Charter School 5.0 mi Public 7-12 1 0
      Brighton High School 5.1 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      St Joseph Preparatory High School 5.1 mi Catholic 9-12 0 0
      Eliot Elementary School 5.2 mi Public K-8 4 0
      Winship Elementary School 5.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Mary Lyon K-8 School 5.6 mi Public K-8 2 0
      Lyon Upper 9-12 School 5.7 mi Public 9-12 1 0
      Donald Mckay K-8 School 5.7 mi Public K-8 1 0
      East Boston Central Catholic School 5.8 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Dante Alighieri Montessori School 5.8 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Harvard/kent Elementary 5.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Warren/prescott K-8 School 5.9 mi Public K-8 4 0
      Clarence R Edwards Middle School 5.9 mi Public 6-8 0 0
      Archbishop Williams High School 6.0 mi Catholic 7-12 0 0
      Charlestown High School 6.1 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Mary E Flaherty School 6.1 mi Public K-5 4 0
      East Boston High School 6.5 mi Public 9-12 1 0
      Donald Ross Elementary School 6.6 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Hollis Elementary School 6.7 mi Public K-5 4 0
      East Middle School 6.9 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Excel Academy Charter School 6.9 mi Public 5-8 3 0
      Braintree High School 7.0 mi Public 9-12 4 0
      Thayer Academy 7.2 mi Private 5-12 0 0
      Archie T Morrison Elementary School 7.7 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Bradley Elementary School 7.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Liberty Elementary School 8.7 mi Public 1-5 4 0
      South Middle School 8.8 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Highlands 9.0 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Cats Academy Boston 9.2 mi Private 9-12 0 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area.
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