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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.comĀ®.

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Gatehouse 75

Charlestown, MA 02129

$2,731+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

4 Units Available

Gatehouse 75

Charlestown, MA


$2,731+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths
4 Units Available
Mezzo Design Lofts
43

Charlestown, MA 02129

$2,260+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

4 Units Available

Mezzo Design Lofts

Charlestown, MA

(43)

$2,260+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths
4 Units Available
21
The Anchorage Apartments
1

Charlestown, MA 02129

$2,110+

Studio-1 Bed1 Bath

The Anchorage Apartments

Charlestown, MA

(1)

$2,110+

Studio-1 Bed1 Bath
10
1 br, 1 bath Mid Rise (5-8 stories) - 25 Caldwell

Charlestown, MA 02129

$2,725

1 Bed1 Bath

1 br, 1 bath Mid Rise (5-8 stories) - 25 Caldwell

Charlestown, MA


$2,725

1 Bed1 Bath
10
2 br, 2 bath Mid Rise (5-8 stories) - 9 W School S

Charlestown, MA 02129

$3,925

2 Beds2 Baths

2 br, 2 bath Mid Rise (5-8 stories) - 9 W School S

Charlestown, MA


$3,925

2 Beds2 Baths
10
2 br, 2 bath Mid Rise (5-8 stories) - 25 Caldwell

Charlestown, MA 02129

$3,225

2 Beds2 Baths

2 br, 2 bath Mid Rise (5-8 stories) - 25 Caldwell

Charlestown, MA (East Somerville)


$3,225

2 Beds2 Baths
10
Studio, 1 bath Mid Rise (5-8 stories) - 25 Caldwel

Charlestown, MA 02129

$2,275

Studio1 Bath

Studio, 1 bath Mid Rise (5-8 stories) - 25 Caldwel

Charlestown, MA (East Somerville)


$2,275

Studio1 Bath
16
Navy Yard 33

Charlestown, MA 02129

$2,650+

1-2 Beds1 Bath

Navy Yard 33

Charlestown, MA


$2,650+

1-2 Beds1 Bath
36
One Canal Apartment Homes
251

Boston, MA 02114

$2,483+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

10+ Units Available

One Canal Apartment Homes

Boston, MA (Downtown)

(251)

$2,483+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths
10+ Units Available
23
Vivo Apartment Homes
70

Cambridge, MA 02142

$2,542+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

5 Units Available

Vivo Apartment Homes

Cambridge, MA

(70)

$2,542+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths
5 Units Available
5
Pierce Boston

Boston, MA 02215

$2,800+

1-3 Beds1-3 Baths

Pierce Boston

Boston, MA (Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood)


$2,800+

1-3 Beds1-3 Baths
6
Exchange St. Apartments

Malden, MA 02148

$1,925+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

1 Unit Available

Exchange St. Apartments

Malden, MA


$1,925+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths
1 Unit Available
35
Avalon Easton Apartments

South Easton, MA 02375

$1,845+

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Avalon Easton Apartments

South Easton, MA


$1,845+

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths
7
Twenty 20
9

Cambridge, MA 02141

$2,199+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

10+ Units Available

Twenty 20

Cambridge, MA

(9)

$2,199+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths
10+ Units Available
50
Avalon North Station

Boston, MA 02114

$2,420+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Avalon North Station

Boston, MA (Downtown)


$2,420+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths
29
Avalon North Point
234

Cambridge, MA 02141

$2,304+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Avalon North Point

Cambridge, MA

(234)

$2,304+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths
31
Avalon North Point Lofts
52

Cambridge, MA 02141

$2,455+

Studio1 Bath

Avalon North Point Lofts

Cambridge, MA

(52)

$2,455+

Studio1 Bath
22
AVA North Point

Cambridge, MA 02141

$2,150+

Studio-3 Beds1-3 Baths

AVA North Point

Cambridge, MA


$2,150+

Studio-3 Beds1-3 Baths
13
Emerson Place

Boston, MA 02114

$2,420+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Emerson Place

Boston, MA (West End)


$2,420+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths
34
The West End Apartments-Asteria, Villas and Vesta

Boston, MA 02114

$2,375+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

The West End Apartments-Asteria, Villas and Vesta

Boston, MA (West End)


$2,375+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths