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Apartments for Rent in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA
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    a large building on a city street a patio with a fire pit and lounge chairs in front of a building
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    3611 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02130
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    1 BED $2,664+
    2+ BEDS $3,077+
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    5/5 Chuyang Z. on Oct 5, 2022

    Really good living experience

    5/5 Anonymous on Feb 23, 2022

    Me encanta metro mark!!! Lo recomiendo

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    201 S. Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130
    Studio $2,800
    1 BED $3,500
    2 BEDS $4,300
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    161 South Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02130
    Studio $2,685+
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    2+ BEDS $3,570+
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    3368 Washington Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
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    Studio $1,402
    1 BED $1,503
    2+ BEDS $1,803
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    225 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02119
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    1 BED $2,700+
    2 BEDS $3,150+
    3 BEDS $4,500+
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    3611 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02130
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    1 BED $2,664+
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    95 Hyde Park Avenue, Boston, MA 02130
    Studio $2,499+
    1 BED $2,675
    2 BEDS $3,350
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    137 Amory Street, Boston, MA 02119
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    1 BED $1,435
    2 BEDS $1,717
    3 BEDS $1,979
  • 6 Edwin Street, Brookline, MA 02445
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    100 South Huntington Avenue, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
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    123A Hutchings Street, Boston, MA 02121
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    132 Seaver Street, #10, Dorchester, MA 02121
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    886-896 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
    Studio $1,150
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    2 BEDS $1,995
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    881-895 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
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    1 BED $1,620+
    2+ BEDS $2,000+
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    6 Southbourne Road, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
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    18 Centre Street, Roxbury, MA 02119
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    49 Worthington Street, Boston, MA 02120
    Studio $2,200+
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    50 Saint Paul Street, Unit 4, Brookline, MA 02446
    2 BEDS $3,400
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    650 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115
    Studio $1,596+
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    4236 Washington Street, Roslindale, MA 02131
    Studio $2,245
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    2 BEDS $2,895
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    108-116 Winthrop Rd, Brookline, MA 02445
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    311 Blue Hill Avenue, Boston, MA 02121
    1 BED $1,600+
    2 BEDS $1,875+
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    1455 Beacon Street, Brookline, MA 02446
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    1443 Beacon Street, Brookline, MA 02446
    1 BED $3,850+
    2 BEDS $4,835+
    3 BEDS $6,420+
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    77 Marion And 1405 Beacon Street, Brookline, MA 02446
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Average rent in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA

$3,373/mo Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent for an apartment in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA is around $3,373.

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Getting around in Jamaica Plain, MA

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Walk Score®: 82, Transit Score®: 63, Bike Score®: 98

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA last updated?

Prices and availability in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA were last updated on 21 Feb 2024.

What are the best apartments in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA?

The best apartments in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA are: MetroMark, The Brynx, Bell Olmsted Park, 3368 Washington and 225 Centre.

What is the average rent in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA?

The average rent in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA is $3,373. Start your search for apartments in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA?

The price range for a studio apartment in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA is between $1,402 and $3,870. View all studio apartments in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA is between $1,503 and $6,546. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA is between $1,803 and $5,436. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA is between $2,664 and $6,546. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA.

What type of rental buildings are in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA?

In Jamaica Plain, 55% of the residents are renting compared to 45% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 14% of Jamaica Plain’s rentals, 83% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 3% are single-family rentals.

Living in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA

Located in the heart of Boston, Jamaica Plain has a unique appeal attributed to its green spaces, local businesses and cultural diversity. Specifically, a mix of families, young professionals, and artists rent in Jamaica Plain, which contributes to its vibrant and diverse community and welcoming atmosphere.

Renting in Jamaica Plain also puts renters close to high-ranking schools for all education levels; several hospitals and medical centers; and unmatched outdoor recreation areas. And, with excellent public transit options, various community events, versatile rental housing options and proximity to downtown Boston, Jamaica Plain is the perfect place to call home.

Renting in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA

Jamaica Plain has versatile rental options - from historic homes with intricate details to modern apartments with upscale features. Plus, the neighborhood has many high-ranking schools and recreational areas, making it popular among renters with children. Or, for renters looking to get in touch with history, Sumner Hill is a historic section of Jamaica Plain with 19th-century rentals close to everyday necessities. Otherwise, to be close to outdoor areas, Pondside, Forest Hills, and Stonybrook are close to the Arnold Arboretum, Franklin Park, and Jamaica Pond with their natural and recreation areas. Additionally, Hyde Square is a culturally rich area popular among renters looking to be closer to the heart of Boston and its amenities. It's also near transportation options, businesses, restaurants, clubs and employment opportunities. In particular, apartments for rent in Center Street are close to popular shops, restaurants and bars. At the same time, for renters looking for a diverse community and easy connectivity, Egleston Square is known for its diverse population and accessibility to public transportation.

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Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA demographics

  • 41,112Total Population
  • 22,012 Female
    19,100 Male
  • 35.1Median Age

In total, Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA has 41,112 residents, 22,012 women and 19,100 men, per U.S. Census recent estimates. Statistics show that the median age of Jamaica Plain’s population is 35.1.

Amenities in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA

Whether it's an outdoor adventure, trying out the local food scene or shopping, there's always something to explore when renting in Jamaica Plain. Many parks and gardens provide leisure and family-friendly activities, including Franklin Park; Jamaica Pond; and the famous Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, which is home to more than 15,000 trees and plants from all around the world. Notably, sports fields - like Pinebank Field, Daisy Field and Kelly Rink - as well as local recreation centers allow renters to enjoy a variety of sports and stay active. And, bars and live music venues like Midway Cafe have some of the best gigs around town, while restaurants range from fast food joints to upscale diners. Or, to meet the community, centers like Curtis Hall, Archdale, The Meeting Point, and Anna M. Cole regularly host events and programs for renters of all ages. The neighborhood also has two public Boston libraries - the Connolly branch and the Jamaica Plain branch - which provide access to books, magazines, newspapers and other literature. Likewise, renters looking to shop in Jamaica Plains have access to independent stores and boutiques along Center Street and Hyde Square, as well as department and grocery chains, like Whole Foods Market, Target, and Stop & Shop throughout the neighborhood.

Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA households

  • 8,081 Family
    9,528 Non-family
  • 3,622 Children
    13,987 No Children
  • 17,609Total Number of Households
  • 2.25Average People Per Household
  • $106,153Median Household Income

There is a total of 17,609 households in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA. Of these, 3,622 have children and 13,987 are without children. Per Census Bureau’s most current estimates, 8,081 family households and 9,528 non-family households live in this area. The size of a household in Jamaica Plain is 2.25 people, on average. The median household annual income in Jamaica Plain equals $106,153, and the monthly housing costs equal $2,083.

Transportation in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA

Jamaica Plain has several transportation options for renters to get around the city and surrounding areas. For renters who drive, State Route 203 (known as The Arborway) is a tree-lined boulevard that runs through the heart of Jamaica Plain and connects to surrounding areas. Similarly, Columbus Avenue leads into downtown Boston and areas south of Jamaica Plain. Alternatively, to get around with public transportation, renters can use the Orange Line subway or buses operated by the MBTA with several stops along Jamaica Plain. Jamaica Plain is also considered a pedestrian- and bike-friendly neighborhood with several streets allowing renters to reach areas on foot or two wheels. Of course, services like Uber and Lyft are also widely available in Jamaica Plain. Finally, the nearest airport to Jamaica Plain is the Boston Logan International Airport, which renters can access through several transportation options.

Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA education statistics

According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, 4% of the population in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA have no high school education, 16% went to high-school, and 11% have partially completed college. Moreover, 3% of the population hold an Associate Degree, 29% hold a Bachelor Degree, and 38% hold a Graduate Degree.

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