Central 58 Below average
Central Livability #13 ranked neighborhood in Boston#39 ranked neighborhood in MassachusettsRanks better than 17% of areas
A+ Central Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Central Cost of Living Cost of living is 29% higher than Massachusetts
Central
16868% more expensive than the US average
Boston
14545% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Central cost of living
F Central Crime Total crime is 288% higher than Massachusetts
Total crime
6,207141% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 17141% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-4%Year over year crime is down
Central crime
A- Central Employment Household income is 32% higher than Massachusetts
Median household income
$93,48469% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$79,514167% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%9% lower than the US average
Central employment
F Central Housing Home value is 75% higher than Massachusetts
Median home value
$595,762223% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,70680% higher than the US average
Home ownership
25%60% lower than the US average
Central real estate or Central rentals
B+ Central Schools HS graduation rate is equal to Massachusetts
High school grad. rates
87%5% higher than the US average
School test scores
61%24% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Central K-12 schools
N/A Central User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Central
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n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      StatisticCentralBostonMassachusetts
      Average one way commuten/a30min29min
      Workers who drive to work18.5%38.9%71.1%
      Workers who carpool3.1%6.0%7.5%
      Workers who take public transit20.4%33.6%9.9%
      Workers who bicycle1.2%2.1%0.8%
      Workers who walk50.2%14.8%4.9%
      Working from home4.4%3.4%4.7%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)01 (1)6
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)03 (6)8

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      Source: The Central, Boston, MA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).