Boston is  /  Boston (Massachussets, United States) has 667,135 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 232.14 km². It is near Northampton. The Vore provides the cost of living in Boston, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Minimum wage (Year) $15,080
Income per capita (GDP - PPP) $57,233
Average salary (Month) $4,349

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at Cheers Beacon Hill & Top of the Hub or go clubbing at Royale & Whisky Saigon in Boston? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at Federal & The Urban Grape? The alcohol price level is rated 88/100. The Vore provides Boston's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age 21
Legal smoking age N/A
Price pack of cigarettes $10.30
Local beer brands Bud Light & Budweiser
Price of coffee $3.90


Price of local beer (0,5L) $6.10

Most popular pubs/bars in Boston

  • Cheers Beacon Hill

    Photo of Cheers Beacon Hill in Boston
    Location 84 Beacon St., Boston, MA 02108
    Phone number +1 617 227 9605
    Contact Website

  • Top of the Hub

    Photo of Top of the Hub in Boston
    Location 800 Boylston Street Prudential Tower, Floor 52, Boston, MA 02199-8142
    Phone number +1 617 536 1775
    Contact Website

Most popular clubs in Boston

Price of a cocktail $13.30

  • Royale

    Photo of Royale in Boston
    Location 279 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116
    Phone number +1 617 338 7699
    Contact Website

  • Whisky Saigon

    Photo of Whisky Saigon in Boston
    Location 116 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116
    Phone number +1 617 482 7799
    Contact Website

Where to buy alcohol in Boston? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L) $1.66
Price of local wine (bottle) $15.20

  • Federal Wine & Spirits

    Location 29 State Street, Boston, MA 02109
    Contact Website

  • The Urban Grape

    Location 303 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02116
    Contact Website

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Boston? In the central South Boston or more remote Readville? Or right next to Fenway Park, Christian Science Center, Boston Common, the Financial District, and the Massachusetts State House ? The real estate price level is duur(/100). The Vore talks Boston's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre $2372
Rent in cheaper area $1605
Costs of internet $54.80
Costs of electricity, water and heating $143.26 


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2) $9318
Cheaper area apartment (per m2) $3854
Mortgage interest rate 3.86%

Boston's Neighborhoods


Photo of Readville in Boston
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South Boston

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East Boston

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Real estate agents in Boston

Boston City Properties

Location 581 Boylston St Boston, MA 02116 b/t Clarendon St & Dartmouth St Back Bay
Phone number (617) 247-1933
Contact Website

Buyers Brokers

Location 21 Father Francis Gilday St Ste 112 Boston, MA 02118 b/t Brookline St & Newton St South End
Phone number (978) 835-5906
Contact Website

Steven Cohen Team - Keller Williams Realty

Location 1313 Washington St Ste 115A Boston, MA 02118 b/t Savoy St & Leland Pl South End
Phone number (617) 861-3636
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Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in Boston? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in Boston. The Vore provides public transport prices, distances, what to tip, and how long journeys takes!
The city is and in terms of traveling costs it's .
Average taxi price Start price:$3.00 + $2.43(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket $2.60
Price monthly public transport pass $84.60
Gas price $0.72

Train companies in Boston

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Boston

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at Ostra & Mistral in Boston? Or buy food? The price level of food in Boston is (/100). The Vore provides Boston's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
The city is and in terms of food costs it's .
Price of budget restaurant $15.70
Price of local food restaurant $35.50
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds) $8.40
Price of bread $2.65
Price of milk $3.48

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Boston

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Great local market places in Boston

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List of supermarkets in Boston

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