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Area: 0.335 square miles

Population: 16,026

Population density:
Beacon Hill:

47,862 people per square mile
Boston:

13,825 people per square mile
House/condo value distribution in Beacon Hill in Boston, MA neighborhood, block, subdivision, or community
Age and Sex of Residents in Beacon Hill in Boston, MA
Races in Beacon Hill in Boston neighborhood in MA
Household income distribution in 2013 in Beacon Hill in Boston neighborhood in MA
Median household income in 2015:
Beacon Hill:

$89,302
Boston:

$58,263

Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Beacon Hill in Boston neighborhood in MA

Median rent in 2015:
Beacon Hill:

$1,779
Boston:

$1,277

Zip codes: 02108, 02114.

Males:

7,995
Females:

8,033
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

36.9 years
Whole city:

31.2 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

33.6 years
Whole city:

32.4 years

Average household size:
Beacon Hill:

1.7 people
Boston:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
Beacon Hill:

17.4%
Boston:

38.3%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

17.2%
Boston:

26.9%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
Beacon Hill:

46.7%
Boston:

21.2%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
Beacon Hill:

47.2%
Boston:

14.7%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
Beacon Hill:

35.7%
Boston:

28.8%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
Beacon Hill:

35.6%
city:

28.2%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
Beacon Hill:

3.8%
Boston:

9.5%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

28.0%
Boston:

44.3%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
Beacon Hill:

50.2%
Boston:

24.1%

Percentage of native residents but born outside the U.S.:
Here:

5.2%
city:

3.3%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

16.2%
Boston:

28.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

Rooms in owner-occupied houses/condos in Beacon Hill:

  • 1 room: 395
  • 2 rooms: 354
  • 3 rooms: 339
  • 4 rooms: 457
  • 5 rooms: 296
  • 6 rooms: 269
  • 7 rooms: 52
  • 8 rooms: 183
  • 9+ rooms: 181
Note: State values scaled to Beacon Hill population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Beacon Hill:

  • 1 room: 1,473
  • 2 rooms: 1,144
  • 3 rooms: 1,954
  • 4 rooms: 2,073
  • 5 rooms: 595
  • 6 rooms: 323
  • 7 rooms: 54
  • 8 rooms: 0
  • 9+ rooms: 134
Note: State values scaled to Beacon Hill population

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Beacon Hill:

  • no bedroom: 401
  • 1 bedroom: 543
  • 2 bedrooms: 633
  • 3 bedrooms: 659
  • 4 bedrooms: 169
  • 5+ bedrooms: 11
Note: State values scaled to Beacon Hill population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied houses and condos in Beacon Hill:

  • no bedroom: 1,483
  • 1 bedroom: 3,060
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,243
  • 3 bedrooms: 543
  • 4 bedrooms: 184
  • 5+ bedrooms: 59
Note: State values scaled to Beacon Hill population
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

0.8
Boston:

1.4

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in apartments:
Here:

0.4
city:

0.7

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
Beacon Hill:

59.7%
Boston:

75.1%


Housing prices:

  • Average estimated value of detached houses in 2015 (3.3% of all units):
    Beacon Hill:

    $229,702
    Massachusetts:

    $439,026

  • Average estimated value of townhouses or other attached units in 2015 (15.7% of all units):
    This neighborhood:

    $2,586,024
    Massachusetts:

    $393,052

  • Average estimated value of housing units in 2-unit structures in 2015 (6.1% of all units):
    This neighborhood:

    $710,381
    Massachusetts:

    $383,248

  • Average estimated '15 value of housing units in 3-to-4-unit structures (12.8% of all units):
    Beacon Hill:

    $9,687,323
    Massachusetts:

    $429,779

  • Average estimated '15 value of housing units in 5-or-more-unit structures (19.9% of all units):
    Beacon Hill:

    $868,606
    Massachusetts:

    $395,784

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Year house built

  • 2010 to 2013: 31
  • 2000 to 2009: 764
  • 1990 to 1999: 242
  • 1980 to 1989: 755
  • 1970 to 1979: 364
  • 1960 to 1969: 158
  • 1950 to 1959: 481
  • 1940 to 1949: 980
  • 1939 or earlier: 6,903
Note: State values scaled to Beacon Hill Boston MA population

City-data.com crime index for city in 2014 (higher means more crime):
City:

338.1
U.S. average:

235.9

Mode of transportation to work in Beacon Hill in Boston, MA
Time Leaving Home for Work in Beacon Hill in Boston neighborhood in MA
Commute time to work in Beacon Hill in Boston neighborhood in MA

Occupations of males:

  • Percentage of males in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    11.9%
    city:

    10.4%

  • Percentage of males in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    25.2%
    city:

    8.5%

  • Percentage of males in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    13.1%
    city:

    5.6%

  • Percentage of males in architecture and engineering occupations:
    Here:

    3.1%
    city:

    2.4%

  • Percentage of males in life, physical, and social science occupations:
    Here:

    4.8%
    city:

    2.6%

  • Percentage of males in legal occupations:
    Here:

    5.2%
    city:

    2.1%

  • Percentage of males in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    2.8%
    city:

    5.1%

  • Percentage of males in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    4.5%
    city:

    2.8%

  • Percentage of males in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    9.2%
    city:

    3.9%

  • Percentage of males in service occupations:
    Here:

    5.0%
    city:

    20.1%

  • Percentage of males in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    14.4%
    city:

    17.1%


Occupations of females:

  • Percentage of females in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    11.4%
    city:

    10.8%

  • Percentage of females in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    15.9%
    city:

    7.5%

  • Percentage of females in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    2.0%
    city:

    2.0%

  • Percentage of females in life, physical, and social science occupations:
    Here:

    5.4%
    city:

    2.7%

  • Percentage of females in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    4.5%
    city:

    3.3%

  • Percentage of females in legal occupations:
    Here:

    2.1%
    city:

    2.0%

  • Percentage of females in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    9.5%
    city:

    9.4%

  • Percentage of females in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    8.2%
    city:

    3.2%

  • Percentage of females in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    7.7%
    city:

    8.3%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    7.4%
    city:

    21.8%

  • Percentage of females in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    25.1%
    city:

    24.8%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
    Beacon Hill:

    7.3%
    Boston:

    12.0%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undergraduate colleges:
    Beacon Hill:

    11.7%
    Boston:

    11.6%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
    Beacon Hill:

    7.6%
    Boston:

    4.3%

  • Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
    Beacon Hill:

    20.8%
    Boston:

    11.8%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
Beacon Hill:

15.2%
Boston:

20.5%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Beacon Hill:

2004
Boston:

2004

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Beacon Hill:

2009
Boston:

2011

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
Beacon Hill:

254.1%
Boston:

72.9%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (40%)
  • Electricity (36%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13%)
  • No fuel used (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Wood (2%)

Highways in this neighborhood:

Embankment Rd (State Hwy 28, David G Mugar Way)

Length: 0.82 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 114

Charles St (State Hwy 28, State Hwy 2)

Length: 0.65 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 199

Charlesbank Rd (State Hwy 28)

Length: 0.09 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW

State Hwy 3 (Longfellow Brg)

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: E-W

Roads and streets:

Beacon St

Length: 0.74 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 18 to 103

Mount Vernon St

Length: 0.69 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 199

Pinckney St

Length: 0.49 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 198

Chestnut St

Length: 0.48 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 199

Tremont St

Length: 0.43 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 100 to 186

Revere St

Length: 0.39 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 199

Myrtle St

Length: 0.38 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 199

Cambridge St

Length: 0.30 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE

W Cedar St

Length: 0.29 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 199

Phillips St

Length: 0.25 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Joy St

Length: 0.25 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2 to 68

Brimmer St

Length: 0.22 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

River St

Length: 0.21 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 5 to 99

Cedar Lane Way

Length: 0.16 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Anderson St

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 5 to 99

Branch St

Length: 0.13 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Grove St

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 5 to 99

Louisburg Sq

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2 to 98

Park St

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 8

Garden St

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 19 to 99

Bowdoin St

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 50 to 199

Derne St

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Byron St

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: E-W

Beaver Pl

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 16 to 99

S Russell St

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 21 to 99

Walnut St

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Lime St

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Irving St

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 29 to 99

Acorn St

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Hancock St

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 59 to 99

Spruce St

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Silver Pl

Length: 0.06 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Spruce Pl

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Willow St

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Charles River Sq

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 27

W Hill Pl

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 16

Wadsworth Pl

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: N-S

Temple St

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 36 to 99

Beaver St

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Otis Pl

Length: 0.04 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Park Street Pl

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Spruce Ct

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 14

Joy Ct

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 2 to 98

Joy Pl

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: E-W

Smith Ct

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Lindall Ct

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: N-S

Pleasure Rd

Length: 0.03 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE

Mount Vernon Pl

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Rollins Pl

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Goodwin Pl

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Phillips Ct

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: N-S

Sentry Hill Pl

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Thompson Ct

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

River Street Pl

Length: 0.02 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Primus Ave

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 15

Strong Pl

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Champney Pl

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Bellingham Pl

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Anderson Pl

Length: 0.01 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99
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