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  • Harborview at the Navy Yard
    • Living Room - Harborview at the Navy Yard - Charlestown, MA
    • Dining Room - Harborview at the Navy Yard - Charlestown, MA
    • Bedroom - Harborview at the Navy Yard - Charlestown, MA

    $3,597+

    Harborview at the Navy Yard

    250 First Avenue, Charlestown, MA 02129

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    4 Units Available
    (978) 528-3755
  • Amy Lowell Apartments
    • Building - Amy Lowell Apartments - Boston, MA
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    $2,700

    Amy Lowell Apartments

    65 Martha Rd, Boston, MA 02114

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    (617) 892-4907
  • Alcott Apartments
    • Building - Alcott Apartments - Boston, MA
    • Alcott Apartments - Boston, MA
    • Bedroom - Alcott Apartments - Boston, MA

    $3,795+

    Alcott Apartments

    35 Lomasney Way, Boston, MA 02114

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    5 Units Available
    (617) 213-1556
  • Avenir
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    $2,800+

    Avenir

    101 Canal St, Boston, MA 02114

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    7 Units Available
    (617) 344-3472
  • The West End Apartments-Asteria, Villas and Vesta
    • Building - The West End Apartments-Asteria, Villas and Vesta - Boston, MA
    • The West End Apartments-Asteria, Villas and Vesta - Boston, MA
    • Patio / Deck - The West End Apartments-Asteria, Villas and Vesta - Boston, MA

    $2,805+

    The West End Apartments-Asteria, Villas and Vesta

    4 Emerson Place, Boston, MA 02114

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    10 Units Available
    (617) 344-3448
  • The Towers at Longfellow
    • The Towers at Longfellow - Boston, MA
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    • The Towers at Longfellow - Boston, MA

    $2,485+

    The Towers at Longfellow

    72 Staniford St, Boston, MA 02114

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    10+ Units Available
    (617) 344-3437
  • Prism Apartments
    • Building - Prism Apartments - Cambridge, MA
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    • Prism Apartments - Cambridge, MA

    $3,951+

    Prism Apartments

    50 Rogers St, Cambridge, MA 02142

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    1 Unit Available
    (617) 604-1889
  • Christopher Columbus Plaza
    • Bedroom - Christopher Columbus Plaza - Boston, MA
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    $2,950+

    4/5 stars based on 1 reviews
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    Christopher Columbus Plaza

    145 Commercial St, Boston, MA 02109

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    2 Units Available
    (617) 477-8893
  • Vivo Apartment Homes
    • Building - Vivo Apartment Homes - Cambridge, MA
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    • Vivo Apartment Homes - Cambridge, MA

    $3,179+

    4.5/5 stars based on 132 reviews
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    Vivo Apartment Homes

    270 Third St, Cambridge, MA 02142

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    (617) 604-1876
  • 85 Myrtle
    • Building - 85 Myrtle - Boston, MA
    • Building - 85 Myrtle - Boston, MA

    $2,490+

    85 Myrtle

    85 Myrtle St., Boston, MA 02114

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    1 Unit Available
    (617) 553-4546
  • One India Street
    • Building - One India Street - Boston, MA
    • Building - One India Street - Boston, MA
    • Building - One India Street - Boston, MA

    $3,325+

    One India Street

    1 India St, Boston, MA 02109

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    4 Units Available
    (617) 404-1251
  • Avalon at Assembly Row
    DealsSpecial Offer
    • Building - Avalon at Assembly Row - Somerville, MA
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    • Building - Avalon at Assembly Row - Somerville, MA

    $2,882+

    Avalon at Assembly Row

    220 Grand Union Blvd., Somerville, MA 02145

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    4 Units Available
    (833) 575-2644
  • 62 On the Park
    • Building - 62 On the Park - Boston, MA
    • Fitness Weight Room - 62 On the Park - Boston, MA
    • Kitchen - 62 On the Park - Boston, MA

    $2,150+

    62 On the Park

    62 Boylston, Boston, MA 02116

    Studio–1 Bed • 1 Bath

    4 Units Available
    (617) 360-3280
  • AVA Theater District
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    $2,710+

    4.5/5 stars based on 131 reviews
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    AVA Theater District

    45 Stuart St, Boston, MA 02116

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    10+ Units Available
    (617) 207-6851
  • 100 Pier 4
    • Fitness Weight Room - 100 Pier 4 - Boston, MA
    • Building - 100 Pier 4 - Boston, MA
    • 100 Pier 4 - Boston, MA

    $3,173+

    4.5/5 stars based on 140 reviews
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    100 Pier 4

    100 Pier 4 Blvd, Boston, MA 02210

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    4 Units Available
    (617) 580-3705
  • 315 on A
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    $2,850+

    315 on A

    315 A Street, Boston, MA 02210

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    8 Units Available
    (617) 344-3487
  • Clinton & Prospect Apartments
    • Building - Clinton & Prospect Apartments - Cambridge, MA
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    Clinton & Prospect Apartments

    258 Harvard St, Cambridge, MA 02139

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    (617) 505-4874
  • 345 Harrison
    • Building - 345 Harrison - Boston, MA
    • 345 Harrison - Boston, MA
    • 345 Harrison - Boston, MA

    $2,885+

    345 Harrison

    345 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02118

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    9 Units Available
    (617) 209-3895
  • Avalon North Station
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    • Avalon North Station - Boston, MA

    $2,665+

    Avalon North Station

    121 Nashua St, Boston, MA 02114

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    10+ Units Available
    (866) 619-0081
  • One Canal Apartment Homes
    • Pool - One Canal Apartment Homes - Cambridge, MA
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    • One Canal Apartment Homes - Cambridge, MA

    $3,791+

    4.5/5 stars based on 505 reviews
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    One Canal Apartment Homes

    54 Canal St, Cambridge, MA 02141

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    1 Unit Available
    (617) 604-1677
  • Emerson Place
    • Kitchen - Emerson Place - Boston, MA
    • Kitchen - Emerson Place - Boston, MA
    • Emerson Place - Boston, MA

    $2,555+

    Emerson Place

    1 Emerson Pl, Boston, MA 02114

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    10+ Units Available
    (617) 344-3481
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  • Axiom Apartment Homes
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    • Axiom Apartment Homes - Cambridge, MA

    $3,363+

    4.5/5 stars based on 213 reviews
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    Axiom Apartment Homes

    33 Rogers St, Cambridge, MA 02142

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    4 Units Available
    (617) 604-1660
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  • Lofts at Kendall Square
    • Building - Lofts at Kendall Square - Cambridge, MA
    • Building - Lofts at Kendall Square - Cambridge, MA
    • Playground - Lofts at Kendall Square - Cambridge, MA

    $2,730+

    5/5 stars based on 1 reviews
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    Lofts at Kendall Square

    245 Third St, Cambridge, MA 02142

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    6 Units Available
    (617) 344-3404
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  • Third Square
    • Building - Third Square - Cambridge, MA
    • Building - Third Square - Cambridge, MA
    • Building - Third Square - Cambridge, MA

    $2,986+

    Third Square

    285 3rd St, Cambridge, MA 02142

    Studio–4 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    10+ Units Available
    (617) 344-3457
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  • 40 Boylston Street Apartments
    • Building - 40 Boylston Street Apartments - Boston, MA
    • Bedroom - 40 Boylston Street Apartments - Boston, MA
    • Living Room - 40 Boylston Street Apartments - Boston, MA

    $1,750+

    40 Boylston Street Apartments

    40 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    3 Units Available
    (617) 401-9624
  • 660 Washington
    DealsSpecial Offer
    • Building - 660 Washington - Boston, MA
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    • 660 Washington - Boston, MA

    $3,165+

    660 Washington

    660 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    10+ Units Available
    (617) 344-3413
  • 123 Highland Avenue
    • Kitchen - 123 Highland Avenue - Somerville, MA
    • 123 Highland Avenue - Somerville, MA
    • Bathroom - 123 Highland Avenue - Somerville, MA

    $2,300+

    123 Highland Avenue

    123 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02143

    Studio–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    (617) 380-1523
  • Somerville Square
    • Somerville Square - Somerville, MA
    • Somerville Square - Somerville, MA
    • Building - Somerville Square - Somerville, MA

    $2,225+

    1.5/5 stars based on 2 reviews
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    Somerville Square

    379-383 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02144

    1–3 Beds • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available
    (617) 941-4960
  • The Alyx at EchelonSeaport
    • Living Room - The Alyx at EchelonSeaport - Boston, MA
    • Bedroom - The Alyx at EchelonSeaport - Boston, MA
    • The Alyx at EchelonSeaport - Boston, MA

    $3,333+

    The Alyx at EchelonSeaport

    131 Seaport Boulevard, Boston, MA 02210

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    10+ Units Available
    (617) 431-2182
  • 136 Highland Avenue
    • Building - 136 Highland Avenue - Somerville, MA
    • Kitchen - 136 Highland Avenue - Somerville, MA
    • 136 Highland Avenue - Somerville, MA

    $1,995+

    136 Highland Avenue

    136 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02143

    Studio–1 Bed • 1 Bath

    (617) 337-3690

Charlestown Apartment Options

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Studio - $4,356+4%
1 Bed - $4,143+8%
2 Beds - $5,902-18%
Last updated 1/31/2023

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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.

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