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: 691,262
  • Median Age: 35.82 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 28 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 0%
  • Population Density: 14,319/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 17.55%
  • Closest Airport: General Edward Lawrence Logan International
  • Closest College: Wentworth Institute Of Technology
  • Closest Jr. College: Roxbury Community College
  • Median Household Income: $73,689
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $691,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Boston Red Sox
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 95.25%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Boston, MA
Median Age: 35.82 Married: 25% Number of Households: 286,776 Households with Children: 54,611
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
      Bridge Boston Charter School 0.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 1
      Boston Arts Academy 0.7 mi Public 9-12 1
      Smith Leadership Academy Charter Public School 0.9 mi Public 6-8 1
      Mather Elementary School 1.0 mi Public K-5 1
      Harbor School 1.1 mi Public 2-12 1
      Neighborhood House Charter School 1.1 mi Public K-11 1
      Martin Luther King Jr K-8 School 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 1
      Conservatory Lab Charter School 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 1
      Brooke High School 1.1 mi Public 8-12 0
      Pauline Agassiz Shaw Elementary School 1.2 mi Public K-3 0
      Thomas J Kenny Elementary School 1.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1
      Richard J Murphy K-8 School 1.3 mi Public K-8 3
      Edward Everett Elementary 1.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1
      Boston Latin Academy 1.5 mi Public 7-12 4
      Kipp Academy Boston Elementary Charter School 1.6 mi Public 5-5 1
      Rafael Hernandez K-8 School 1.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 1
      Higginson Elementary School 1.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0
      William E Russell Elementary School 1.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1
      Dennis C Haley K-8 School 1.9 mi Public K-8 1
      Dudley Neighbourhood Charter School 1.9 mi Public K-5 1
      Boston Collegiate Charter School 1.9 mi Public 5-12 2
      Ellis Mendell Elementary School 2.0 mi Public K-5 2
      Roger Clap Innovation School 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2
      The Hollow Reed School 2.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0
      Boston Teachers Union School 2.1 mi Public K-8 4
      Mission Hill School 2.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 2
      Margarita Muniz Academy 2.2 mi Public 9-12 0
      Paul A Dever Elementary School 2.2 mi Public K-6 1
      Nathan Hale Elementary School 2.2 mi Public K-5 3
      John D Philbrick Elementary School 2.4 mi Public K-5 1
      John F Kennedy Elementary School 2.4 mi Public K-5 1
      Paige Academy 2.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0
      Curley K-8 School 2.5 mi Public K-8 2
      Chittick Elementary School 2.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1
      Youthbuild - Boston 2.5 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0
      John D O'bryant School Of Mathematics & Science 2.6 mi Public 7-12 5
      Edward Brooke Charter School 2.6 mi Public K-8 4
      Michael J Perkins Elementary School 2.7 mi Public K-6 1
      Roxbury Preparatory Charter School - Mission Hill 2.7 mi Public 5-8 1
      Fenway High School 2.8 mi Public 9-12 1
      Charles Sumner Elementary School 2.8 mi Public K-5 1
      Boston Collaborative High School 2.8 mi Public 9-12 0
      Up Academy Charter School Of Boston 2.9 mi Public 6-8 1
      Joseph P Manning Elementary School 3.0 mi Public K-6 4
      Joseph J Hurley School 3.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 2
      Boston Preparatory Charter Public School 3.0 mi Public 6-12 1
      George H Conley Elementary 3.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1
      James Condon Elementary School 3.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 1
      Edward M. Kennedy Academy For Health Careers 3.1 mi Public 9-10 0
      Edward M. Kennedy Academy For Health Careers 3.1 mi Public 11-12 1
      New Mission High School 3.2 mi Public 7-12 1
      Boston Latin School 3.3 mi Public 7-12 5
      Oliver Hazard Perry K-8 School 3.4 mi Public K-8 2
      Phineas Bates Elementary School 3.4 mi Public K-5 1
      The Mozart Elementary School 3.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2
      Josiah Quincy Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-5 3
      Quincy Upper School 3.6 mi Public 6-12 1
      Kingsley Montessori School - Exeter 3.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0
      Henry Grew Elementary School 3.8 mi Public K-5 1
      Roxbury Preparatory Charter School - High School 3.8 mi Public 9-12 0
      Boston Renaissance Charter public School 4.1 mi Public K-6 1
      William Ellery Channing Elementary School 4.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1
      Patrick Lyndon K-8 School 4.4 mi Public K-8 3
      William H Ohrenberger School 4.4 mi Public 3-8 2
      Franklin D Roosevelt K-8 School 4.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 1
      Match Charter Public School 4.5 mi Public 9-12 1
      Academy Of The Pacific Rim Charter Public School 4.7 mi Public 5-12 1
      Joyce Kilmer K-8 School 4.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 3
      Eliot Elementary School 5.0 mi Public K-8 5
      Jackson/mann K-8 School 5.1 mi Public K-8 1
      Samuel Adams Elementary School 5.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1
      Winship Elementary School 5.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3
      Thomas Gardner Pilot Academy 5.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 1
      German International School Boston 5.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0
      Shaloh House Hebrew Day School 5.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0
      Dante Alighieri Montessori School 5.5 mi Public K-6 3
      Edison K-8 School 5.6 mi Public K-8 1
      Harvard/kent Elementary 5.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2
      Warren/prescott K-8 School 5.7 mi Public K-8 3
      James Otis Elementary School 5.8 mi Public K-6 1
      Mary Lyon K-8 School 5.9 mi Public K-8 1
      Lyon Upper 9-12 School 5.9 mi Public 9-12 1
      Mario Umana Academy 6.0 mi Public K-8 1
      Mary E Flaherty School 6.0 mi Public K-5 4
      Patrick J Kennedy Elementary School 6.1 mi Public K-5 1
      Excel Academy Charter School - Greenway 6.2 mi Public 5-8 0
      East Boston High School 6.2 mi Public 9-12 1
      Donald Ross Elementary School 6.5 mi Public K-5 2
      Hollis Elementary School 6.6 mi Public K-4 4
      Excel Academy Charter School 6.6 mi Public 5-8 2
      East Middle School 6.8 mi Public 5-8 4
      Braintree High School 7.0 mi Public 9-12 3
      Curtis Guild Elementary School 7.3 mi Public K-6 1
      Bradley Elementary School 7.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3
      Archie T Morrison Elementary School 7.5 mi Public K-4 4
      Liberty Elementary School 8.6 mi Public 1-5 4
      South Middle School 8.7 mi Public 6-8 4
      Highlands 8.9 mi Public K-5 4
      Cats Academy Boston 9.1 mi Private 9-12 0
      Granite Academy 9.1 mi Private 6-12 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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