Atlantic Cities

Boston

  • Population

    4,640,802

    Metro Area

    636,479

    City Limits
  • Education

  • Population change

  • Rankings

    3 Fittest Cities
    3 World's Best Cities for Students
    6 Economically Powerful Cities
  • Key Attractions

  • Median Home Price

    $479,000


    8.4% year-over-year
  • Top Occupations

  • Median Income

    $69,334

  • Diversity

    81% White
    8% Hispanic or Latino
    7% African American
    6% Asian
    6% Other
Sources: 2012 American Community Survey, Zillow.com, Bureau of Labor Statistics. All city data is representative of metropolitan statistical area.