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
Looking to get your Christmas tree this weekend? Stop by the SoWa Winter Festival Saturday or Sunday to pick one out from Little Brook Farm. They will have trees, fresh greenery, wreaths & more! 🎄
SoWa Winter Festival 2019 starts TOMORROW!!❄️✨⛄️We cannot wait to celebrate the holiday season with…
SoWa Winter Festival 2019 starts TOMORROW!!❄️✨⛄️We cannot wait to celebrate the holiday season with all of you! 🎁 Come shop, sip, eat + support local makers who have worked so hard to make this all possible! See you all soon!...
Did you know a portion of all drink proceeds are being donated to South End Soccer ⚽️ Cheers to the…
Did you know a portion of all drink proceeds are being donated to South End Soccer ⚽️ Cheers to the holiday season and to giving back to our local South End community ✨ You can stop by the South End Soccer table at 500 Harrison Ave this weekend to...
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