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 neighborhoods near... West Roxbury such as Dorchester and Roslindale. When you’re ready, Trulia has 39 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

$567,500

Median Sales Price

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$394

Price Per Sqft

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$2,725

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 9% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 1% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in West Roxbury for May 24 to Aug 23 was $567,500 based on 108 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for West Roxbury was $394, an increase of 14% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in West Roxbury for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $2,725.

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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172

Counts of Theft

142

Counts of Assault

63

Counts of Vandalism


Best Schools in West Roxbury

There are 14 schools in West Roxbury.

Elementary Schools
6

Kilmer K-8 School

Public, PK-8

4

Lyndon K-8 School

Public, PK-8

3

William H Ohrenberger

Public, 3-8

Middle Schools
6

Kilmer K-8 School

Public, PK-8

4

Lyndon K-8 School

Public, PK-8

3

William H Ohrenberger

Public, 3-8

High Schools
2

Brook Farm/Media High

Public, 9-12

2

Urban Science Academy

Public, 9-12

N/A

Catholic Memorial 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
36%
Single residents
Home owners
72%
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
84% commute by car
0% commute by bike
15% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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