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Information on Boston, Suffolk County

The City of Boston is located in the state of Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the City hall of Boston at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Boston City HALL, Suffolk County

Boston City hall's addressBoston Boston Municipal Building
One City Hall Square. Room 241

BOSTON MA 02201
United States
Phone number of Boston City hall+1 617-635-4635
Boston, MA emailLoading...
Boston official websiteci.boston.ma.us
Mayor of BostonThomas M. Menino
Suffolk County, Massachusetts: Vital Records Boston vital records
Birth Certificate Order your Massachusetts birth certificate online

Demographics of Boston

Name of Boston inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population617 594 inhabitants1 / 19
Population density in Boston6 890,5 pop/sq mi (2 660,4 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Boston, MA

Where to apply for a passport in Boston, MA? There are 6 passport offices in Boston, try one of these:
Name Street Phone number
ASTOR STATION POST OFFICE207 MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE6172472429
BACK BAY ANNEX POST OFFICE133 CLARENDON STREET6175875260
FORT POINT STATION25 DORCHESTER AVE6176545315
JOHN F. KENNEDY POST OFFICE25 NEW CHARDON STREET6175236566
MILK STREET POST OFFICE31 MILK STREET6174821956
PRUDENTIAL POST OFFICE800 BOYLSTON ST6172674164

Top 3 most popular banks in Boston

There are 138 bank branches in Boston.
Santander Bank, N.A. is the most popular bank in Boston with 23 branch offices, followed by Bank of America, National Association with 22 branch offices and then Citizens Bank, National Association with 16 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Boston:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Santander Bank, N.A.23Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of America, National Association22Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Citizens Bank, National Association16Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
East Boston Savings Bank9Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
TD Bank, National Association8Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Webster Bank, National Association7Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Century Bank and Trust Company5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
People's United Bank, National Association4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Rockland Trust Company4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Eastern Bank4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Republic Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Cambridge Trust Company3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Berkshire Bank3Full Service Retail Office
Hingham Institution for Savings2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Brookline Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
OneUnited Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Eagle Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Fidelity Personal Trust Company, FSB1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Cathay Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Radius Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The Northern Trust Company1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Admirals Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of England1Limited Service Loan Production Office
CIBC National Trust Company1Limited Service Trust Office
Leader Bank, National Association1Full Service Retail Office
First American Trust, FSB1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association1Limited Service Trust Office
East West Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company1Limited Service Administrative Office
Goldman Sachs Bank USA1Limited Service Trust Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association1Limited Service Trust Office
Wellesley Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
BNY Mellon, National Association1Limited Service Trust Office
Wilmington Trust, National Association1Limited Service Trust Office
State Street Bank and Trust Company1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Salem Five Cents Savings Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Commonwealth Co-operative Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office


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Boston administrative numbers

Boston City code2507000
Boston City postcode02201

Boston administrative data

CountryUnited States
CommonwealthMassachusetts (State's capital)
CountySuffolk

Information on Boston, Suffolk County

Cities twinned with Boston
Australia MelbourneBrazil BrasiliaBulgaria Varna
Cape Verde PraiaChina HangzhouChina Taipei
France StrasbourgGhana Sekondi-TakoradiIsrael Haifa
Italy PaduaJapan KyōtoSpain Barcelona
Spain ValladolidUnited Kingdom BostonUnited Kingdom Belfast
Namesake of Boston
  • Boston, England, Royaume-Uni
  • Boston, Georgia, États-Unis
  • Boston, Indiana, États-Unis
  • Boston, Irlande
  • Boston, New York, États-Unis
  • Boston, Texas, États-Unis
  • Boston, Belize
  • Boston, Philippines
Natural parksBoston isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Boston

Arabic: بوسطنBelarusian: Горад БостанBulgarian: Бостън
Bengali: বস্টনStandard Tibetan: བོ་སེ་ཊོན།Greek: Βοστώνη
Esperanto: BostonoPersian: بوستونIrish: Bostún
Hebrew: בוסטוןHindi: बोस्टनArmenian: Բոստոն
Japanese: ボストンGeorgian: ბოსტონიKazakh: Бостон
Kannada: ಬಾಸ್ಟನ್Korean: 보스턴Latin: Bostonia
Lithuanian: BostonasLatvian: BostonaMacedonian: Бостон
Malayalam: ബോസ്റ്റൺMarathi: बॉस्टनBurmese: ဘော့စတွန်မြို့
Ossetian: БостонPanjabi: ਬੋਸਟਨRussian: Бостон
Serbian: БостонTamil: பாஸ்டன்Telugu: బోస్టన్
Thai: บอสตันUkrainian: БостонUrdu: بوسٹن
Yiddish: באסטאןChinese: 波士顿 

Transportation modes in Boston

Airport
Gen. Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport 2.4 miles
Norwood Memorial Airport 12.5 miles
Hanscom Field 16.7 miles

Boston territory

Boston area89,63 sq mi (232,14 km²)
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 42.332
Longitude: -71.0202
Latitude: 42° 19' 55'' North
Longitude: 71° 1' 13'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Boston neighbouring towns and cities

Boston neighbouring municipalities
ChelseaWinthropWinthrop
ChelseaNeighbouring townsWinthrop
BrooklineQuincyQuincy
Boston neighbouring municipalities
Winthrop 3.9 milesChelsea 4.5 milesQuincy 5 miles
Everett 5.4 milesSomerville 5.8 milesCambridge 5.9 miles
Revere 6.1 milesBrookline 6.3 milesMilton 7 miles
Malden 7.1 milesHull 7.3 milesNahant 7.6 miles
Medford 7.8 milesWatertown 8.5 milesMelrose 8.8 miles
Braintree 8.8 milesBelmont 9.4 milesSaugus 9.4 miles
Weymouth 9.5 milesArlington 9.5 milesNewtonville 9.6 miles

Distance between Boston and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 2606 milesHouston : 1607 milesPhiladelphia : 268 miles closest
Phoenix : 2297 milesSan Antonio : 1768 milesSan Diego : 2580 miles
Dallas : 1550 milesSan Jose : 2682 milesJacksonville : 1018 miles
Indianapolis : 808 milesSan Francisco : 2731 milesAustin : 1696 miles
Columbus : 643 milesFort Worth : 1579 milesCharlotte : 722 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Boston, MA

Elementary schools in Boston

Blackstone

District of Boston
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 585

Dudley Street Neighborhood Charter School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 292

Eliot Elementary

District of Boston
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 558

Joseph J Hurley

District of Boston
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 353

Josiah Quincy

District of Boston
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 854

UP Academy Charter School of Dorchester

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 744

Middle schools in Boston

Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School

Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 217

High schools in Boston

Boston Adult Academy

District of Boston
Lowest grade : 11, Highest grade : 12
Students : 197

Boston Arts Academy

District of Boston
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 447

Boston Latin

District of Boston
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2403

Carter Developmental Center

District of Boston
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 29

Edward M. Kennedy Academy for Health Careers (Horace Mann Ch

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 359

Margarita Muniz Academy

District of Boston
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 284

Snowden International School at Copley

District of Boston
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 439

The English High

District of Boston
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 553

Alternative schools in Boston

MATCH Charter Public School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1145

Quincy Upper School

District of Boston
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 506

William McKinley

District of Boston
Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 12
Students : 337

Private schools in Boston

Boston Children's School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 38

Boston Trinity Academy

Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 236

Boston University Academy

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 170

British International School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 421

German International School Boston

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 242

Kids Are People Elementary School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 82

Kingsley Montessori School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 311

Kingsley Montessori School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 315

Learning Project Elementary School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 118

Park Street School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 291

St John School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 272

St Joseph Preparatory High School

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 244

The Advent School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 207

The Newman School

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 277

Winsor School

Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 12
Students : 450

Leisure and activities in Boston surrounding area

Zoo
Franklin Park ZooStone Zoo
to Stoneham 10 miles
Golf course
Bear Hill Golf Club
to Stoneham 0.7 miles
Winthrop Golf Club
to Winthrop 3.9 miles
Presidents Golf Course
to Quincy 4.5 miles
Granite Links Golf Club At Quarry Hills - Granite Nine
to Quincy 6.1 miles
The Main at Country Club
to Brookline 6.4 miles
The Primrose at Country Club
to Brookline 6.4 miles
Robert T. Lynch Course at Brookline Golf Club At Putterham
to Brookline 6.8 miles
George Wright Golf Course
Wollaston Golf Club
to Milton 7.4 miles
Fresh Pond Golf Course
to Cambridge 7.6 miles