About South End, Massachusetts
The South End is a neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts. It is bordered by Back Bay, Chinatown, and Roxbury. It is distinguished from other neighborhoods by its Victorian style houses and the many parks in and around the area.
The South End is the largest intact Victorian row house district in the country, which is made up of over 300 acres. Eleven residential parks are scattered around the South End. In 1973, the South End was listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The construction of the South End began in 1849 when the neighborhood was built on tidal marshes.
South End, MA Schools
The South End has five primary and secondary schools that offer education from kindergarten to grade 12. It has a diverse selection of restaurants, bars, art galleries, and boutiques, as well as banks and ATMs. It is conveniently located within the radius of three libraries which offer many different programs for children and adults.
South End, MA Demographics
According to the 2010 Census, the total population of the South End is approximately 24,577, which is a 12.2% increase from 2000. The South End is made up of 55.2% White, 13.3% Hispanic/Latino, 12.5% Black or African American, 16.2% Asian, and 2.7% Other.
Within the South End 33.8% of the population is between the ages of 20 through 34 years old, 8% are under 9 years old. 5.9% of South End residents are 10–19 years old, 31.2% are 35-54, 10.5% are 55-64, and 10.6% are 65 and older. The median age for the South End is 36 years old. About 55.2% of the population holds a college degree in the South End, with 29.2% having a bachelor’s degree and 26% holding a graduate degree.
The primary language that is spoken in this neighborhood is English with it being at 65.6%, followed by Spanish at 12.9%, Chinese 10.4%, French 2.7%, Portuguese 1%, and other languages 7.4%. The median income of the South End is $57,699, with 10.9% of the population making between $50,000 and $74,000 each year.
South End, Massachusetts News
Who’s coming to the SoWa Open Market this Sunday? 🙋♀️🍎🌻 It’s your second to last chance this season! + Shop local from over 150 artisan and food makers 🔖 + Sip on craft brews in the SoWa Beer Barn 🍺 + Grab lunch from one of Boston's best food trucks 🌮 + Enjoy live...read more
Today’s #MakerMonday goes out to Red + Wolf 🎨 Stop by her booth to find the cutest animal illustrations in town (and some of the best puns too!) 🐰🦊🐮🐯read more
That feeling when you taste an awesome beer 🍻👏 Stop by the Beer Barn this Sunday for the best craft brews in town.read more
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There are just THREE more chances to explore the SoWa Open Market this season! Stop by Sunday, October 14. Tag someone who can't miss it 🍁🍩 + Shop local from 150+ artisan & food makers 🧣 + Sweat with CorePower Yoga 🧘♀️ + Sign up for a DIY workshop with artist Jenn...read more
Check out what's happening this Sunday at the SoWa Open Market! 🎉 + Get ready for Oktoberfest at SoWa Boston, featuring German style beers 🍻 + Sign up for our Stein Hoisting Competition for a chance to win a $100 gift card to Shuck FoodTruck 🦀 + Snag a free limited...read more
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