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Living in Mission Hill Boston

Mission Hill is the 18th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with 17,692 residents.

Mission Hill has world-class public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Hyde Square, Highland Park, Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood, Egleston Square, Washington Park, Lower Roxbury and Jamaica Central - South Sumner.

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Walk Score of Mission Hill, Boston, MA

Mission Hill is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Photo of Mission Hill Playground in Mission Hill, Boston

Mission Hill Playground

Photo of Delle Avenue Mural in Mission Hill, Boston

Delle Avenue Mural

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Mission Hill Boston.

Mission Hill is the 18th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with a Walk Score of 87.

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

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Mission Hill Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Mission Hill to other Boston neighborhoods.

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Population

16 Uphams Corner - Jones Hill 88 65 60 11,385
17 Meeting House Hill 88 69 50 7,489
18 Mission Hill 87 97 84 17,692
19 Fields Corner West 87 73 52 5,398
20 Jeffries Point 86 66 75 8,312

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 103 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Mission Hill.

People in Mission Hill can walk to an average of 6 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Chacho's Pizza & Subs in Mission Hill, Boston

Chacho's Pizza & Subs

Photo of J.P. Licks in Mission Hill, Boston

J.P. Licks

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thumbnail for Mission Hill PlaygroundNestled between the Mission Church & Maurice J. Tobin School is this large playground with water play & two basketball hoops & down the hill is a baseball field.

Ian R Hutchinson
on Mission Hill Playground

Transit Score of Mission Hill, Boston, MA

Mission Hill is a Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation. Find Mission Hill Boston apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Mission Hill has world-class public transportation and about 14 bus, 1 subway and 1 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Mission Hill has about 6 car shares from Zipcar and Hertz On Demand.

Bike Score of Mission Hill, Boston, MA

Mission Hill is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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icon for bike shares in Mission Hill

Bike sharing is available from Hubway.

Photo of Mission Hill Community Garden in Mission Hill, Boston

Mission Hill Community Garden

Photo of McLaughlin Playground in Mission Hill, Boston

McLaughlin Playground

Photo of Parker Hill Playground in Mission Hill, Boston

Parker Hill Playground

Photo of Kevin W. Fitzgerald Park in Mission Hill, Boston

Kevin W. Fitzgerald Park

Photo of Kevin W. Fitzgerald Park in Mission Hill, Boston

Kevin W. Fitzgerald Park

Photo of Museum of Fine Arts - Outbound in Mission Hill, Boston

Museum of Fine Arts - Outbound

thumbnail for Delle Avenue MuralWide spanning wall of artwork outside the bodega on the corner of Delle Avenue & parker Street.

Ian R Hutchinson
on Delle Avenue Mural

thumbnail for Mission Hill Community GardenAcross from the Mission Hill School, owned by nonprofit organization Boston Natural Areas Network. BostonNatural.org

Ian R Hutchinson
on Mission Hill Community Garden

Photo of Puddingstone in Mission Hill, Boston

Puddingstone

Photo of Museum of Fine Arts - Outbound in Mission Hill, Boston

Museum of Fine Arts - Outbound

thumbnail for McLaughlin PlaygroundBaseball mural at one of two baseball fields at Parker Hill Avenue park.

Ian R Hutchinson
on McLaughlin Playground

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