Compare: Boston vs Charlestown
Home Values in Boston and Charlestown
|Zillow Home Value IndexWhat's this?||$376,300||vs||$481,300|
|Median List Price||$449,000||vs||$548,900|
|Median Sale Price||$408,000||vs||$497,400|
|Total Homes Sold in Apr||440 homes||vs||33 homes|
Boston, MA tends to be less expensive for home buyers than Charlestown, Boston. During the last year, Boston home values have risen by 9.7%, while Charlestown home values have risen by 8.3%. The median sale price in Boston is $408,000, but the median listing price was $449,000, a 9.1% discount. Meanwhile in Charlestown, the median selling price is $497,400, and the starting price had a median of $548,900, a 9.4% discount. In April, Boston home sellers managed to move 440 houses, while Charlestown saw 33 transactions.
Demographics in Boston and Charlestown
|Median Household Income||$39,629||vs||$56,094|
|Homes with Kids||20.7%||vs||17.9%|
|Average Household Size||2.3||vs||2.0|
|Average Commute Time (Minutes)||30||vs||29|
At $56,094, the median income in Charlestown is $16,465 more than in Boston, and $11,581 higher than the national average. Boston has a younger median age, at 34, compared to 36 in Charlestown, and a longer average commute. The average commute in Charlestown is 29 minutes and the average commute in Boston is 30 minutes.
Homes for Sale in Boston and Charlestown
Boston vs Charlestown