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Overview of West Roxbury

Located in the Boston, MA neighborhood locals like to call "Southy," the area known as West Roxbury is one of Masschussetts' finest communities. Once home to a Bohemian, burgeoning population, the tree-lined streets and single family homes in this charming neighborhood are gaining in popularity.

Many people who live in West Roxbury apartments for rent commute to downtown Boston in cars for work, according to City-Data, giving it a true suburban feel in the middle of a booming metropolis. This area is also home to many local eateries and commercial establishments that give it a small-town atmosphere.

Living in West Roxbury, MA

The first European settlers arrived in West Roxbury in 1630, making this neighborhood one of the oldest occupied areas in the country. The town was originally named after its unique rock outcroppings. Originally the neighborhood was called Spring Street, but later changed its name to West Roxbury.

According to City-Data, the area is home to more than 28,000 residents today, with nearly 4,000 people living in proximity to one another per square mile. A young population, the neighborhood's average citizen here is younger than 40, and the median family size is between 2-3, making West Roxbury a natural fit for growing families.

West Roxbury Attractions and Special Events

A popular place that many West Roxbury residents are proud to be part of is Millennium Park. Many people consider this green space the heart of the community. This park used to be a landfill hill, but ironically became one of the most beautiful places in the West Roxbury neighborhood to live. The area has six miles of trails, playing fields, a canoe launch that gives residents access to the Charles River, a nature trail, and stunning views of the Boston skyline.

Rent.com® can help you get settled in a West Roxbury apartment. Look through our rental listings and find the perfect home for your needs.

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

Boston, MA 02115

$1550 - $3600

0-2 Beds 1 Bath

Axis Admirals Hill - Chelsea, MA 02150
30

Chelsea, MA 02150

$1407 - $3056

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Chelsea, MA (Chelsea)


$1407 - $3056

160 Units 0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Stony Brook Commons - Roslindale, MA 02131
26

Roslindale, MA 02131

$1053 - $2501

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Roslindale, MA (Metropolitan Hill, Roslindale)


$1053 - $2501

540 Units 0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Camelot Court - Brighton, MA 02135
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Brighton, MA 02135

$1950 - $2830

1-3 Beds 1 Bath

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


$1950 - $2830

160 Units 1-3 Beds 1 Bath

Piano Craft Guild - Boston, MA 02118
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(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

The Arlington - Boston, MA 02116
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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

$2660 - $3740

1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Medford, MA (Wellington)


$2660 - $3740

137 Units 1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Garrison Square - Boston, MA 02116
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(161)

Boston, MA 02116

$3634 - $11974

1-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Boston, MA (Prudential)

(161)

$3634 - $11974

160 Units 1-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Continuum - Allston, MA 02134
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Allston, MA 02134

$2380 - $4995

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

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


$2380 - $4995

0-3 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

James Court - Boston, MA 02118
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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

Lumiere - Medford, MA 02155
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Medford, MA 02155

$1895 - $3265

0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Medford, MA (Wellington)


$1895 - $3265

164 Units 0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Vox on Two - Cambridge, MA 02140
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Cambridge, MA 02140

$2185 - $3285

0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Cambridge, MA (North Cambridge)


$2185 - $3285

228 Units 0-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

The Longwood - Boston, MA 02120
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(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

Avenir Apartments - Boston, MA 02114
19

Boston, MA 02114

$3146 - $4698

1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Boston, MA (Downtown)


$3146 - $4698

241 Units 1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Park Lane Seaport - Boston, MA 02210
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(309)

Boston, MA 02210

$2359 - $6035

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Boston, MA (South Boston, West Broadway)

(309)

$2359 - $6035

465 Units 0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

The Residences at Rivers Edge - Medford, MA 02155
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Medford, MA 02155

$1950 - $6788

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Medford, MA (Wellington)


$1950 - $6788

222 Units 0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

The Towers at Longfellow - Boston, MA 02114
39

Boston, MA 02114

$2295 - $3780

0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Boston, MA (Downtown)


$2295 - $3780

710 Units 0-3 Beds 1-2 Baths

Cambridge Park - Cambridge, MA 02140
25

Cambridge, MA 02140

$2386 - $3049

1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

Cambridge, MA (North Cambridge)


$2386 - $3049

312 Units 1-2 Beds 1-2 Baths

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