Eagle Hill, Boston, MA

Eagle Hill Neighborhood Guide Boston, MA

About

Eagle Hill is a historic neighborhood located in the East Boston area of Boston, Massachusetts. Known for its remarkable architecture, Eagle Hill is bordered by Chelsea Creek and features tree-lined streets filled with Victorian-style homes. The neighborhood is a short drive from downtown Boston, easily accessible through the MA-1A S. It's also home to American Legion Playground and Prescott Square.

What You Will Love about Eagle Hill, Boston, Massachusetts

  • The beautiful, historic architecture and well-preserved Victorian homes add charm and character to the neighborhood.
  • Despite its proximity to downtown Boston, Eagle Hill maintains a peaceful, relaxed vibe.
  • It's an ideal location for those who enjoy the outdoors, with American Legion Playground and Prescott Square providing green space for residents.

What’s Nearby

Eagle Hill is conveniently located near downtown Boston, a hub of shopping, dining, and entertainment. It's also adjacent to Logan International Airport, making it an ideal neighborhood for frequent travelers. The neighborhood is also close to the waterfront, providing great views and leisurely beach walks near Constitution Beach.

Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Eagle Hill is a fusion of urban and suburban living. Residents enjoy the benefits of city living with the accessibility to downtown Boston while reveling in the tranquility of a suburban neighborhood. The Eagle Hill Community Garden and nearby parks provide opportunities for outdoor leisure, while the area’s eateries offer diverse dining options.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 136 restaurants, 50 grocery stores, and 24 parks within a mile of the Eagle Hill neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Sava's Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    150 Bennington St

  • GROCERY
    El Valle de la Sultana Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    121 Bennington St

  • GROCERY
    La Bendicion

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    32 Bennington St

  • GROCERY
    Shaw's Supermarkets

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    246 Border St

  • GROCERY
    One Stop Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    138 Central Ave

  • GROCERY
    La Esquina Supermarket

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    184 Bremen St

Eagle Hill Apartments and Rentals

232 Rental properties in Eagle Hill, Boston, MA.

  • Harborview at the Navy Yard property

    $3,062+

    Harborview at the Navy Yard

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    560–1718 Sqft

    4 Units Available

  • 200 Captains Row property

    $3,900

    200 Captains Row

    2 Beds • 2 Baths

    1100 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 91 Horace St #2 property

    $3,200

    91 Horace St #2

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    1100 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 110 Congress Ave #2 property

    $3,400

    110 Congress Ave #2

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1300 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 95 Shurtleff St #1 property

    $3,400

    95 Shurtleff St #1

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    1001 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 100 Princeton St #1 property

    $3,000

    100 Princeton St #1

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    850 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
0.5%
119.5%
utilities
0.3%
37.5%
food
0%
5.1%
transportation
0.1%
16.9%
healthcare
0%
15.2%

Eagle Hill Demographics

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Eagle Hill Reviews

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  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Nearby Parks

    Yes

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Safe For Families

    Yes

    Say 3 of 4 renters

Eagle Hill Transportation

walk bike and transit

Walker’s Paradise

90/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Bikeable

61/100
Bike Score®

Excellent Transit

72/100
2 bus stops, 2 train stops, 2 other stops

Marion Street bus stop

Bus Stop

Marion Street

MBTA Airport Station

Other

1 Harborside Dr

MBTA Wood Island Station

Train Stop

450 Bennington St

Source: foursquare.com

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