West Roxbury Real Estate Market Overview

Could West Roxbury, 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 West Roxbury. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near West R...oxbury such as Highland and Germantown. When you’re ready, Trulia has 36 resale and new homes in West Roxbury lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$538,750

Median Sales Price

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$398

Price Per Sqft

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$2,600

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in West Roxbury show a -2% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a -13% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in West Roxbury for Oct 10 to Jan 9 was $538,750 based on 84 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for West Roxbury was $398, an increase of 4% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in West Roxbury for Dec 9 to Jan 9 was $2,600.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

West Roxbury has very low crime relative to the rest of Suffolk County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around West Roxbury 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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259

Counts of Theft

211

Counts of Assault

103

Counts of Arrest


Best Schools in West Roxbury

There are 14 schools in West Roxbury.

Elementary Schools
4

Kilmer K-8 School

Public, PK-8

4

William H Ohrenberger

Public, 3-8

4

Lyndon K-8 School

Public, PK-8

Middle Schools
4

Kilmer K-8 School

Public, PK-8

4

William H Ohrenberger

Public, 3-8

4

Lyndon K-8 School

Public, PK-8

High Schools
3

Urban Science Academy

Public, 9-12

2

Brook Farm/Media High

Public, 9-12

N/A

The Roxbury Latin School

Private, 7-12


Demographics

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

Single residents
37%
Single residents
Home owners
73%
Home owners
Median age
41
Median age
Household income
$91,065
Median household income
College educated
56%
College educated

Commute

Most people in West Roxbury commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
83% commute by car
0% commute by bike
16% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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