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Living in Central Square Boston

Central Square is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with 704 residents.

Central Square has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Central Maverick Square - Paris Street, Eagle Hill, Thompson Square - Bunker Hill, North End, Downtown, Jeffries Point and Medford Street - The Neck.

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Walk Score of Central Square, Boston, MA

Central Square is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Photo of East Boston Library in Central Square, Boston

East Boston Library

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Daily errands do not require a car in Central Square Boston.

Central Square is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with a Walk Score of 92.

Find apartments in Boston's most walkable neighborhoods: Chinatown - Leather District, North End and Bay Village.

Central Square Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Central Square to other Boston neighborhoods.

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Population

9 Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood 94 96 91 36,713
10 Central Maverick Square - Paris Street 92 67 75 11,164
11 Central Square 92 62 72 704
12 Lower Roxbury 90 97 85 13,752
13 Hyde Square 89 85 88 8,114

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 61 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Central Square.

People in Central Square can walk to an average of 13 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for East Boston LibraryThe East Boston branch of Boston Public Library provides library services and more.

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Transit Score of Central Square, Boston, MA

Central Square has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Central Square Boston apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Central Square has good public transportation and about 3 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Central Square on public transit.

Bike Score of Central Square, Boston, MA

Central Square is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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thumbnail for Libreria Catolica El Divino NnOne of Easties many store front multiservice agencies providing a wide variety of services to the local community.

Alan Scott
on Libreria Catolica El Divino Nn

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