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Information about Boston

The city of Boston is located in the state of Massachusetts. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Boston City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews4.8 / 5 for Boston by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Boston’s Administration

Address of Boston city hallBostonCity hall Boston
One City Hall Square. Room 241

BOSTON MA 02201
United States

http://www.ci.boston.ma.us
City hall phone number+1 617-635-4635
City hall fax number+1 617-635-4483
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Boston MA official websitewww.ci.boston.ma.us
Boston mayorThomas M. Menino

Boston town demography

Name of Boston town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants617 594 population1 / 22
Boston town population density6 890,5 pop/sq mi (2 660,4 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Boston, MA

How to get a passport in Boston MA ? There are 6 passport offices in Boston, try one of these
Name Street Phone
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

Schools in Boston MA

Elementary schools in Boston

Blackstone

District of Boston
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 585

Eliot Elementary

District of Boston
Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 558

Joseph J Hurley

District of Boston
Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 353

Josiah Quincy

District of Boston
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 854

Middle schools in Boston

High schools in Boston

Boston Adult Academy

District of Boston
Low grade : 11, High grade : 12
Students : 197

Boston Arts Academy

District of Boston
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 447

Boston Latin

District of Boston
Low grade : 7, High grade : 12
Students : 2403

Carter Developmental Center

District of Boston
Low grade : 7, High grade : 12
Students : 29

Margarita Muniz Academy

District of Boston
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 284

Snowden International School at Copley

District of Boston
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 439

The English High

District of Boston
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 553

Alternative schools in Boston

MATCH Charter Public School

District of Match Charter Public School (District)
Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 1145

Quincy Upper School

District of Boston
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 506

William McKinley

District of Boston
Low grade : 1, High grade : 12
Students : 337

Private schools in Boston

Boston Children's School

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 38

Boston Trinity Academy

Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 236

Boston University Academy

Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 170

British International School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 421

German International School Boston

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 242

Kids Are People Elementary School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 4
Students : 82

Kingsley Montessori School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 311

Kingsley Montessori School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 315

Learning Project Elementary School

Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 118

Park Street School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 291

St John School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 272

St Joseph Preparatory High School

Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 244

The Advent School

Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 207

The Newman School

Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 277

Winsor School

Low grade : 5, High grade : 12
Students : 450

Schools near Boston

The top 3 most popular banks in Boston

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

Find below all banks in Boston :

Bank's name Number of banks 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
Berkshire Bank3Full Service Retail Office
Cambridge Trust Company3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Republic Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Hingham Institution for Savings2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Brookline Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
OneUnited Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company1Limited Service Administrative Office
Radius Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Commonwealth Co-operative Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First American Trust, FSB1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Cathay Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Leader Bank, National Association1Full Service Retail Office
BNY Mellon, National Association1Limited Service Trust Office
Eagle Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Goldman Sachs Bank USA1Limited Service Trust Office
CIBC National Trust Company1Limited Service Trust Office
Wilmington Trust, National Association1Limited Service Trust Office
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association1Limited Service Trust Office
Bank of England1Limited Service Loan Production Office
State Street Bank and Trust Company1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Fidelity Personal Trust Company, FSB1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Salem Five Cents Savings Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
East West Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association1Limited Service Trust Office
Admirals Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wellesley Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The Northern Trust Company1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office


More info about banks in Boston

Boston town administrative number

Boston town code2507000
Boston town postcode02201

Boston town administrative data

CountryUnited States
CommonwealthMassachusetts (Region's capital)
CountySuffolk

Toponymy and translation of Boston town

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 

Transport modes in Boston

Urban transport availableSubway, Trolleybus, Bicycle sharing system (Hubway)
Airport
Gen. Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport 3.8 km
Norwood Memorial Airport 20.2 km
Hanscom Field 26.9 km

Boston town territory

Boston town 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 town’s neighbouring towns

Boston neighbouring towns
ChelseaWinthropWinthrop
ChelseaNeighbouring townsWinthrop
BrooklineQuincyQuincy
Boston neighbouring towns
Winthrop 6.3 kmChelsea 7.3 kmQuincy 8 km
Everett 8.7 kmSomerville 9.3 kmCambridge 9.4 km
Revere 9.9 kmBrookline 10.1 kmMilton 11.3 km
Malden 11.3 kmHull 11.8 kmNahant 12.2 km
Medford 12.5 kmWatertown 13.6 kmMelrose 14.1 km
Braintree 14.2 kmBelmont 15.2 kmSaugus 15.2 km
Weymouth 15.2 kmArlington 15.3 kmNewtonville 15.5 km

Distance between Boston and country’s main cities

New York City : 306 km closestLos Angeles : 4193 kmChicago : 1375 km
Houston : 2586 kmPhiladelphia : 431 kmPhoenix : 3696 km
San Antonio : 2845 kmSan Diego : 4151 kmDallas : 2495 km
San Jose : 4315 kmJacksonville : 1638 kmIndianapolis : 1299 km
San Francisco : 4394 kmAustin : 2729 kmColumbus : 1035 km

Hotel offers in Boston

Look for a hotel

Departure date
Nearby hotel : Courtyard Boston Logan Airport
Courtyard Boston Logan Airport
Address : 225 William F. McClellan Highway : 119 $US / 339 $US - 351
Located one mile from Logan International Airport, this hotel provides free shuttle service to/from the airport and features a hot tub and gym. Guest rooms offer a cable TV and free Wi-Fi access.
Nearby hotel : enVision Hotel Boston, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
enVision Hotel Boston, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
Address : 81 South Huntington Avenue : 129 $US / 0 $US - 39
enVision Hotel Boston, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member is centrally located to Longwood Medical Center and major Boston attractions like, Fenway Park, Museum of Fine Art, Boston Children’s Museum and Boston Symphony.
Nearby hotel : DoubleTree Club by Hilton Hotel Boston Bayside
DoubleTree Club by Hilton Hotel Boston Bayside
Address : 240 Mount Vernon Street 197
Located 10 minutes' walk from Carson Beach and 1 mile from The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum‎, this hotel features bright rooms with cable TV. Wi-Fi is also available for a charge.
Nearby hotel : Copley Garrison
Copley Garrison
Address : 17 Garrison Street : 119 $US / 0 $US - 5
Located in Boston’s Back Bay neighbourhood, this apartment boasts a kitchenette and flat-screen cable TV. Free Wi-Fi is included. Symphony Hall is 8 minutes’ walk away.
Nearby hotel : The Boxer
The Boxer
Address : 107 Merrimac Street : 152 $US / 439 $US - 80
Built in the 1800’s, this boutique hotel offers a central location in Boston’s historic Bulfinch Triangle. Contemporary rooms provide flat-screen TVs and there is an on-site dining option at Finch Restaurant.

Leisure and activities in the Boston town’s surrounding area

Zoo
Franklin Park ZooStone Zoo
to Stoneham 16 km
Golf course
Bear Hill Golf Club
to Stoneham 1.1 km
Winthrop Golf Club
to Winthrop 6.3 km
Presidents Golf Course
to Quincy 7.2 km
Granite Links Golf Club At Quarry Hills - Granite Nine
to Quincy 9.9 km
The Main at Country Club
to Brookline 10.3 km
The Primrose at Country Club
to Brookline 10.3 km
Robert T. Lynch Course at Brookline Golf Club At Putterham
to Brookline 11 km
George Wright Golf Course
Wollaston Golf Club
to Milton 11.9 km
Fresh Pond Golf Course
to Cambridge 12.2 km