I wouldn’t usually bother but this is such nonsense. Median Income: $56,252 (4th worst) Median Income: $34,616 (1st worst) In Mission Hill you have more issues from these rude spoiled College students than the young want to be thugs. When you repost, giving a specific address will help in any informative response. More on North Dorchester: Data. I am trying to determine the best value for money home, with good transportation, schools and safety in Boston. Low home values (No one’s willing to pay to live here) – Or maybe the lack of public transit/proximity to the city has a role, or the sizes of the homes, or the relative ‘newness’…? Boston is a wonderfully diverse city and labeling neighborhoods in this way show me you know nothing of the city. Broadway. Where Should I stay when I come to Boston? I see you have labeled Mattapan as the “worst” place to live in Boston and being someone who works in Mattapan every day for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Boston at the Mattapan Teen Center, I truly believe Mattapan is the most “up and coming” neighborhood in Boston. Rank Last Year: 1 (Down 1) Dorchester is, I think, the largest neighborhood in (ta && ta.queueForLoad ? There is noticeable crime, and there are times I don't feel safe. Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront Hotels, Hotels near Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum. I'd really like to avoid driving into downtown and parking. Well this was definitely not the 2020 soccer season that anyone expected. Sincerely upcoming visitor to the USA. We use data, analytics, and a sense of humor to determine the dirt on places across the country. We threw the following criteria into this analysis in order to get the best, most complete results possible. We're east of Dorchester Ave & north of the Neponset/Port (ta && ta.queueForLoad ? Pretty safe. We hope you'll join the conversation by posting to an open topic or starting a new one. We used science and data to determine which Boston neighborhoods are the real pits.eval(ez_write_tag([[300,250],'roadsnacks_net-box-3','ezslot_4',133,'0','0'])); Boston’s neighborhoods conjure up too many stereotypes to count. Roxbury is a dissolved municipality and a currently officially recognized neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts. So a team are putting together a professionally produced film 'Dorchester at Christmas 2020', made by Pageant Productions, to conjure up the spirit of the season. For one, a neighborhood is so much more than its “facts”. As of the 2010 census, it had a population of 36,480, with the majority of its population immigrants. That is ABSOLUTE garbage. more. Weather they are people of color, whatever that means or a bunch of Irish thugs still in the projects. Very safe. I understand that those five cities of Boston you’ve listed aren’t so safe, but they are a lot more than what you have written. What quirky and off the beaten path things are there to do in Boston? If real estate prices weren’t through the roof, I’d be living in East Boston. So Revere, Chelsea, Lynn the Junkie capital of Boston didn’t make the list. Along with the move into an eco-friendly community, each building is now mandated to provide accessibility to people with handicaps. John F. Kennedy’s great grandfather was one of many Irish people to immigrate to East Boston, and the Kennedy family lived there for some time. All rights reserved. I'd really like to avoid driving into downtown and parking. So you can get a first hand look at the amazing neighborhood of Mattapan and the young people we serve. If these communities are “worst” and “bad” it is because of the structural inequities that led it to be this way, so paralyze them with such terms is hostile and unfair. As we mentioned earlier, the neighborhoods in Boston aren’t all bad. Happily living in Lynn! Accept the facts that any community run by minorities will be junk just as listed here. Outsiders have been told to just avoid Dorchester, Roxbury and Mattapan and they’ll be safe. What areas are outside of Boston and have available Public Transportation to Boston? I really don’t see how Brockton missed the list, though you do make a point Revere, Chelsea and Lynn are however their own proper municipalities, The article is clearly titled “These Are The 5 Worst Boston Neighborhoods”.