South Boston 67 Average
South Boston Livability #9 ranked neighborhood in Boston#21 ranked neighborhood in MassachusettsRanks better than 46% of areas
A+ South Boston Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F South Boston Cost of Living Cost of living is 7% higher than Massachusetts
South Boston
14040% more expensive than the US average
14545% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
South Boston cost of living
D South Boston Crime Total crime is 26% higher than Massachusetts
Total crime
2,01122% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 5022% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-4%Year over year crime is down
South Boston crime
B+ South Boston Employment Household income is 22% higher than Massachusetts
Median household income
$86,75357% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$48,83164% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%15% lower than the US average
South Boston employment
D- South Boston Housing Home value is 8% higher than Massachusetts
Median home value
$367,53199% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,46454% higher than the US average
Home ownership
39%39% lower than the US average
South Boston real estate or South Boston rentals
C South Boston Schools HS graduation rate is 2% higher than Massachusetts
High school grad. rates
89%7% higher than the US average
School test scores
50%2% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
South Boston K-12 schools
N/A South Boston User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in South Boston
Overall user rating
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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      South Boston transportation information

      StatisticSouth BostonBostonMassachusetts
      Average one way commuten/a30min29min
      Workers who drive to work40.0%38.9%71.1%
      Workers who carpool6.1%6.0%7.5%
      Workers who take public transit37.8%33.6%9.9%
      Workers who bicycle1.4%2.1%0.8%
      Workers who walk10.1%14.8%4.9%
      Working from home2.8%3.4%4.7%

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