East Boston Real Estate Market Overview

Could East Boston, Boston, MA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about East Boston. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular neighborhoods near E...ast Boston such as Roxbury and Hyde Park. When you’re ready, Trulia has 49 resale and new homes in East Boston lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more


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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in East Boston show a -7% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a -6% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in East Boston for May 24 to Aug 23 was $425,000 based on 49 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for East Boston was $460, an increase of 6% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in East Boston for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,595.


Most frequent crimes in the past year

East Boston has very low crime relative to the rest of Suffolk County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around East Boston can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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Best Schools in East Boston

There are 17 schools in East Boston.

Elementary Schools

Brooke Charter School East Boston

Charter, K-3, 5-7


Bradley Elementary School

Public, PK-5


Adams Elementary School

Public, PK-5

Middle Schools

Excel Academy Charter School

Charter, 5-8


Brooke Charter School East Boston

Charter, K-3, 5-7


McKay K-8 School

Public, K-8

High Schools

Winthrop Sr High School

Public, 8-12


East Boston High School

Public, 9-12


Savio Preparatory High School

Private, 9-12


Get to know your neighbors in East Boston by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

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Most people in East Boston commute by public transit. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
41% commute by car
0% commute by bike
55% commute by public transportation
3% commute by foot

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