North Dorchester 55 Poor
North Dorchester Livability #14 ranked neighborhood in Boston#42 ranked neighborhood in MassachusettsRanks better than 10% of areas
A+ North Dorchester Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F North Dorchester Cost of Living Cost of living is 4% higher than Massachusetts
North Dorchester
13636% more expensive than the US average
14646% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
North Dorchester cost of living
F North Dorchester Crime Total crime is 156% higher than Massachusetts
Total crime
3,49149% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2949% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
5%Year over year crime is up
North Dorchester crime
D+ North Dorchester Employment Household income is 21% lower than Massachusetts
Median household income
$56,2522% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$28,9643% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%29% higher than the US average
North Dorchester employment
D- North Dorchester Housing Home value is 1% higher than Massachusetts
Median home value
$343,33186% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,26834% higher than the US average
Home ownership
34%46% lower than the US average
North Dorchester real estate or North Dorchester rentals
F North Dorchester Schools HS graduation rate is 13% lower than Massachusetts
High school grad. rates
76%9% lower than the US average
School test scores
37%24% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/a100% lower than the US average
North Dorchester K-12 schools
D+ North Dorchester User Ratings There are a total of 4 ratings in North Dorchester
Overall user rating
59% 4 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
59% 4 total surveys
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      North Dorchester transportation information

      StatisticNorth DorchesterBostonMassachusetts
      Average one way commuten/a30min29min
      Workers who drive to work43.5%38.9%71.1%
      Workers who carpool10.3%6.0%7.5%
      Workers who take public transit35.4%33.6%9.9%
      Workers who bicycle1.1%2.1%0.8%
      Workers who walk6.4%14.8%4.9%
      Working from home2.2%3.4%4.7%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The North Dorchester, Boston, MA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).