C+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    C+
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    C
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    C-
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    C
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C+
  12. Commute
    B

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$80,000
National
$178,600
Median Rent
$539
National
$928
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    40%
  • Own
    60%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    683
    0
  • Murder
    0
    0
  • Rape
    76
    41
  • Robbery
    76
    0
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    835
    1
  • Theft
    2,731
    2,081
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    76
    0

Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$24,261
National
$53,889
Children
21%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    2%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    8%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    38%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    26%
    13%
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1 review
There are no schools and no nightlife. I have no idea about the Real Estate Market. Boston is a quaint little town with a small downtown area and surrounded by lots of farmland.
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