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: $699,000
  • 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
      Joseph Lee K-8 School 0.4 mi Public K-8 1 0
      Codman Academy Charter Public School 0.5 mi Public 9-12 0 5
      Tech Boston Academy 0.6 mi Public 6-12 0 2
      Henderson Inclusion Elementary School 0.6 mi Public K-1 0 3
      Bridge Boston Charter School 0.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 1 0
      Community Academy Of Science And Health 0.7 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Boston Arts Academy 0.7 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      Jeremiah E Burke High School 0.8 mi Public 9-12 1 2
      Smith Leadership Academy Charter Public School 0.9 mi Public 6-8 1 0
      Harbor School 1.0 mi Public 2-12 1 0
      Boston International high School 1.1 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Neighborhood House Charter School 1.1 mi Public K-11 2 0
      Thomas J Kenny Elementary School 1.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Richard J Murphy K-8 School 1.3 mi Public K-8 3 5
      Conservatory Lab Charter School 1.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 1 0
      Young Achievers Science & Math K-8 School 1.4 mi Public K-8 0 0
      North Cambridge Catholic High School 1.5 mi Catholic 9-12 0 0
      Boston Latin Academy 1.5 mi Public 7-12 5 3
      William Monroe Trotter School 1.5 mi Public K-8 1 0
      Kipp Academy Boston Elementary Charter School 1.6 mi Public 5-5 2 0
      Egleston Community High School 1.8 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Higginson/lewis K-8 School 1.8 mi Public 3-8 0 0
      William E Russell Elementary School 1.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Boston Collegiate Charter School 1.9 mi Public 5-12 4 4
      Meridian Academy 1.9 mi Private 6-12 0 0
      Boston College High School 1.9 mi Catholic 7-12 0 3
      The English High School 2.0 mi Public 9-12 0 2
      Community Academy 2.0 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Ellis Mendell Elementary School 2.0 mi Public K-5 2 0
      City On A Hill Charter Public School 2.1 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Samuel W Mason Elementary School 2.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Boston Teachers Union School 2.1 mi Public K-8 3 0
      Margarita Muniz Academy 2.2 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Nathan Hale Elementary School 2.2 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Boston Day And Evening Academy Charter School 2.2 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 5
      Curley K-8 School 2.5 mi Public K-8 1 0
      John D O'bryant School Of Mathematics & Science 2.6 mi Public 7-12 5 4
      Madison Park High 2.6 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Edward Brooke Charter School 2.6 mi Public K-8 5 0
      Roxbury Preparatory Charter School 2.7 mi Public 5-8 2 0
      Fenway High School 2.8 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      Charles Sumner Elementary School 2.8 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Up Academy Charter School Of Boston 2.9 mi Public 6-8 1 0
      Joseph P Manning Elementary School 3.0 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Excel High School 3.0 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Boston Preparatory Charter Public School 3.0 mi Public 6-12 3 3
      Joseph J Hurley School 3.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 3 0
      British International School Of Boston 3.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Another Course To College 3.1 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      James Condon Elementary School 3.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 1 0
      Cathedral High School 3.1 mi Catholic 7-12 0 5
      Edward M. Kennedy Academy For Health Careers 3.1 mi Public 11-12 1 3
      Boston Community Leadership Academy 3.2 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      New Mission High School 3.2 mi Public 7-12 2 0
      Boston Latin School 3.3 mi Public 7-12 5 3
      William Mckinley 3.4 mi Public K-12 0 0
      The Winsor 3.5 mi Private 5-12 0 0
      Josiah Quincy Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-5 2 2
      Quincy Upper School 3.6 mi Public 6-12 1 3
      Boston Adult Academy 3.7 mi Public 11-12 0 3
      Boston Trinity Academy 3.8 mi Private 6-12 0 4
      Snowden Int'l High School 3.8 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Commonwealth School 3.9 mi Private 9-12 0 0
      The Newman School 3.9 mi Private 7-12 0 0
      Boston Renaissance Charter public School 4.1 mi Public K-6 1 3
      Boston University Academy 4.2 mi Private 9-12 0 3
      Patrick Lyndon K-8 School 4.4 mi Public K-8 3 0
      Roxbury Latin 4.4 mi Private 7-12 0 4
      William H Ohrenberger School 4.5 mi Public 3-8 2 0
      Match Charter Public School 4.6 mi Public 9-12 2 0
      Academy Of The Pacific Rim Charter Public School 4.7 mi Public 5-12 2 0
      Joyce Kilmer K-8 School 4.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 3 0
      Catholic Memorial School 4.9 mi Catholic 7-12 0 0
      Eliot Elementary School 5.0 mi Public K-8 4 0
      Jackson/mann K-8 School 5.1 mi Public K-8 1 0
      West Roxbury Academy 5.1 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Boston Green Academy Horace Mann Charter School 5.2 mi Public 7-12 1 5
      Brighton High School 5.2 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Winship Elementary School 5.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Thomas Gardner Pilot Academy 5.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 1 0
      Dante Alighieri Montessori School 5.5 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Harvard/kent Elementary 5.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Warren/prescott K-8 School 5.7 mi Public K-8 4 0
      Mary Lyon K-8 School 5.9 mi Public K-8 2 0
      Charlestown High School 5.9 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Archbishop Williams High School 5.9 mi Catholic 7-12 0 3
      Lyon Upper 9-12 School 5.9 mi Public 9-12 1 0
      Mary E Flaherty School 6.0 mi Public K-5 4 0
      East Boston High School 6.2 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Donald Ross Elementary School 6.5 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Hollis Elementary School 6.6 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Excel Academy Charter School 6.6 mi Public 5-8 3 0
      East Middle School 6.8 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Braintree High School 7.0 mi Public 9-12 4 0
      Thayer Academy 7.1 mi Private 5-12 0 3
      Bradley Elementary School 7.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Archie T Morrison Elementary School 7.5 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Liberty Elementary School 8.6 mi Public 1-5 4 0
      South Middle School 8.7 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Highlands 8.9 mi Public K-5 4 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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