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Overview of Charlestown

Boston's second-oldest neighborhood of Charlestown is nestled on the northern banks of the city's famous harbor and is one of the fastest-growing communities near Charlestown apartments for rent. This quaint Irish-American neighborhood is home to significant historical landmarks and its own Naval yard, but has been attracting a new wave of immigrants and young professionals because of its fantastic local restaurants and storefronts in the city square. According to information from the U.S. Census Bureau, the population of Suffolk County has grown in recent years to an estimated population of more than 730,000 residents, making Charlestown apartments for rent a much sought-after amenity in the Boston area.

Living in Charlestown, MA

Thomas Graves came to the Charlestown area as early as 1629 to lay down the town plan for a group of English settlers. The city grew steadily in population until the Revolutionary War, when the Battle of Bunker Hill caused the oldest section of Charlestown to burn to the ground.

Residents living in Charlestown apartments for rent have a cost of living index that is 2.2 percent greater than the rest of the Boston area and 40.2 percent greater than the nation's average cost of living, as recorded on AreaVibes.

The top ranking industries located in the greater city of Boston include finance, advertising and marketing, tourism and real estate. The largest employers near Charlestown apartments are Analysis Group, Hill Holliday, Wequassett Resort and Golf Club and the Fairmont Copley Plaza.

Charlestown Attractions and Special Events

One of the most hallowed places near apartments for rent in Charlestown, the Bunker Hill Monument, is also one of Charlestown's most visited. Part of the community since 1823, the 221-foot-tall granite obelisk honors the many men who fell to British troops in Charlestown in 1775, and is now a National Historic Park.

Nicknamed "Old Ironsides," the U.S.S. Constitution has had its home in the waters near Charlestown since 1797, and remains undefeated in battle to this day. Refurbished after an inspirational poem by Oliver Wendell Holmes raised funds for her repair, this boat is the oldest commissioned warship afloat in the world.

To find your next apartment in Charlestown, take a look at our listings on Rent.com®.

Axis Admirals Hill - Chelsea, MA 02150
30

Chelsea, MA 02150

$1407 - $3091

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Chelsea, MA (Chelsea)


$1407 - $3091

160 Units 0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

The Parkside Luxury Apartments - Boston, MA 02115
7
(4)

Boston, MA 02115

$1550 - $3600

0-2 Beds 1 Bath

Piano Craft Guild - Boston, MA 02118
25
(3)

Boston, MA 02118

$2300 - $4400

1-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Boston, MA (Mission Hill, South End)

(3)

$2300 - $4400

177 Units 1-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Camelot Court - Brighton, MA 02135
24

Brighton, MA 02135

$1950 - $2830

1-3 Beds 1 Bath

Brighton, MA (Allston-Brighton, Brighton...)


$1950 - $2830

160 Units 1-3 Beds 1 Bath

The Arlington - Boston, MA 02116
6

Boston, MA 02116

$3425 - $7250

1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Boston, MA (Chinatown)


$3425 - $7250

1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Wellington Place - Medford, MA 02155
32

Medford, MA 02155

$2055 - $3720

1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Medford, MA (Wellington)


$2055 - $3720

137 Units 1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Garrison Square - Boston, MA 02116
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(161)

Boston, MA 02116

$3634 - $14333

1-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Boston, MA (Prudential)

(161)

$3634 - $14333

160 Units 1-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

James Court - Boston, MA 02118
8

Boston, MA 02118

$2360 - $3795

0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Boston, MA (South End)


$2360 - $3795

136 Units 0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Longwood Towers - Brookline, MA 02446
20

Brookline, MA 02446

$3150 - $4990

1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Brookline, MA (Longwood)


$3150 - $4990

66 Units 1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Continuum - Allston, MA 02134
19

Allston, MA 02134

$2380 - $4995

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Allston, MA (Allston-Brighton, Brighton...)


$2380 - $4995

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Windsor at Oak Grove - Melrose, MA 02176
17

Melrose, MA 02176

$1935 - $3795

1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Melrose, MA (Fells, North Medford...)


$1935 - $3795

550 Units 1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Vox on Two - Cambridge, MA 02140
26

Cambridge, MA 02140

$2195 - $4225

0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Cambridge, MA (North Cambridge)


$2195 - $4225

228 Units 0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

The Longwood - Boston, MA 02120
24
(26)

Boston, MA 02120

$2480 - $3450

1-2 Beds 1 Bath

Boston, MA (Fenway, Medical Center Area...)

(26)

$2480 - $3450

147 Units 1-2 Beds 1 Bath

Lumiere - Medford, MA 02155
35

Medford, MA 02155

$1895 - $3265

0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Medford, MA (Wellington)


$1895 - $3265

164 Units 0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Park Lane Seaport - Boston, MA 02210
17
(308)

Boston, MA 02210

$2438 - $6035

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Boston, MA (South Boston, West Broadway)

(308)

$2438 - $6035

465 Units 0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

The Towers at Longfellow - Boston, MA 02114
39

Boston, MA 02114

$2305 - $3765

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Boston, MA (Downtown)


$2305 - $3765

710 Units 0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Cambridge Park - Cambridge, MA 02140
25

Cambridge, MA 02140

$2381 - $3064

1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Cambridge, MA (North Cambridge)


$2381 - $3064

312 Units 1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

The Residences at Rivers Edge - Medford, MA 02155
7

Medford, MA 02155

$1723 - $6570

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Medford, MA (Wellington)


$1723 - $6570

222 Units 0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Portside at East Pier - East Boston, MA 02128
29

East Boston, MA 02128

$2025 - $5075

0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

East Boston, MA (East Boston, Maverick Sq)


$2025 - $5075

181 Units 0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

91 Sidney - Cambridge, MA 02139
15

Cambridge, MA 02139

$2745 - $5314

1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Cambridge, MA (Cambridgeport)


$2745 - $5314

135 Units 1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

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