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Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA Local Area Information

What the Locals Think

8.6
Jamaica Plain
Score: 8.6 out of 10
Ranked 1st best neighborhood in Boston


Reviews

“A place for every racial, social and economic class…”

As a native, I couldn’t say I would like to live anywhere else. The community (made of well-cultured, Ivy-educated adults, people of various sexual orientations, people from all over the world, hipsters, activists etc.) is one of the most acc…
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by jroche



“Great area for the outdoors!…”

Jamaica Plain was founded by Puritans looking for farmland out of the city yet it ironically became the center of beer production in the Boston area. Although most of the breweries closed during Prohibition and never reopened, Jamaica Plain wa…
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by HenryZ



“Rich in diversity and anything but plain…”

Jamaica Plain is one of Boston’s most diverse neighborhoods with a growing number of young ethnic families populated most of the area. There is a large gay and lesbian community that steadily increases year after year and due to the neighbo…
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by BostonGirl






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Real Estate Market Stats

Zillow Home Value Index: $497,800

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $497,800 $186,200
Median Single Family Home Value $844,800 $184,900
Median Condo Value $436,100 $195,900
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $430,500 $144,000
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $650,300 $179,400
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $878,900 $298,900
Percent Homes Decreasing 10.6% 29%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $431 $118
Median Sale Price $522,200 $214,000
Property Tax $4,145 $2,170
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 5.6% 4.3%
1-Yr. Change 7.3% 4.8%


Real Estate Market Activity

Recently sold Jamaica Plain, Boston homes

Sold 04/26/2016 for $3,475
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 875 sq ft

Sold 04/25/2016 for $1,985,000
5 beds, 4.5 baths, 4,288 sq ft

Sold 04/25/2016 for $470,000
2 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,003 sq ft

Sold 04/22/2016 for $772,000
3 beds, 3.0 baths, 1,629 sq ft

Sold 04/22/2016 for $1,715,000
6 beds, 3.0 baths, 4,018 sq ft

Sold 04/20/2016 for $460,000
3 beds, 1.0 baths, 0 sq ft

Sold 04/20/2016 for $460,000
3 beds, 1.0 baths, 985 sq ft

Sold 04/16/2016 for $355,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 699 sq ft

Sold 04/13/2016 for $420,000
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 1,037 sq ft

Sold 04/13/2016 for $303,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 555 sq ft



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