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Boston, United States

Boston is a large place in the region of Massachusetts in United States with a population of approximately 617,594 people and is one of the largest places in United States. Find all facts and information about Boston.

Facts and figures on Boston at a glance

Name: Boston (Boston)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 617,594 people
Region name (Level 2): Suffolk County
Region name (Level 1): Massachusetts
Country: United States
Continent: North America

Boston is located in the region of Massachusetts and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Boston to United States's capital Washington, D.C. (Washington, D.C.) is approximately 635 km / 395 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Boston to the largest places in United States.

Facts and figures about Boston
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Boston BostonLarge place / Regional capital617,594 peopleMassachusetts Massachusetts

Map of Boston

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Information on Boston

Information on Boston
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Boston BostonSuffolk County Suffolk CountyMassachusetts MassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America

Time in Boston

Time in Boston
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 - 2:29pmNoTue, 21 Nov 2017 - 2:29pmUTC -5.0America/New_York

Geographic coordinates of Boston

Latitude & Longitude of Boston
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map42°21'30.3"N (42.3584300°)71°03'35.2"W (-71.0597700°)

Distances from Boston

Distances from Boston
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
4,698 km north of the equator5,670 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Boston

Places around Boston

38 places found within 5 km around Boston. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Boston
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Downtown Boston Downtown Boston-0.5 km 0.3 mishow
Downtown/Financial District Downtown/Financial District-0.5 km 0.3 mishow
Quincy Market Quincy Market-0.5 km 0.3 mishow
Beacon Hill Beacon Hill-0.7 km 0.4 mishow
Dock Square Dock Square-0.7 km 0.5 mishow
North End North End-0.9 km 0.5 mishow
Chinatown/Leather District Chinatown/Leather District-0.9 km 0.6 mishow
West End West End-0.9 km 0.6 mishow
Bay Village Bay Village-1.2 km 0.7 mishow
South Bay South Bay-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Waterfront Waterfront-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
East Cambridge East Cambridge-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
South End South End-2.0 km 1.2 mishow
Charlestown Charlestown-2.2 km 1.3 mishow
Jeffries Point Jeffries Point-2.3 km 1.5 mishow
Back Bay Back Bay-2.4 km 1.5 mishow
East Boston East Boston-2.5 km 1.6 mishow
South Boston South Boston571,2812.9 km 1.8 mishow
Inner Belt Inner Belt-3.0 km 1.8 mishow
City Point City Point-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Cambridgeport Cambridgeport-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Fenway/Kenmore Fenway/Kenmore-3.6 km 2.3 mishow
Admirals Hill Admirals Hill-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
East Somerville East Somerville-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Fort Winthrop (historical) Fort Winthrop (historical)-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Roxbury Crossing Roxbury Crossing-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Cambridge Cambridge105,1624.2 km 2.6 mishow
Prospect Hill Prospect Hill-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Chelsea Chelsea35,1774.3 km 2.7 mishow
Dorchester North Dorchester North-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Fort Independence Fort Independence-4.6 km 2.8 mishow
Sommerville Sommerville-4.6 km 2.8 mishow
Longwood Station Longwood Station-4.6 km 2.8 mishow
Somerville Somerville75,7544.6 km 2.9 mishow
Uphams Corner Uphams Corner-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Roxbury Roxbury-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Mission Hill Mission Hill-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Ten Hills Ten Hills-4.8 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Boston

1 airport found within 15 km around Boston. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Boston
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Logan International Airport Logan International AirportBOS, KBOS3.5 km 2.2 mishow

External sources of information on Boston

Boston on Wikipedia