Boston is located in Suffolk County, MA. The population is 637,516, making Boston the largest city in Suffolk County and the largest city in the state of Massachusetts.
There are 26 public schools in Boston with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Boston is moderate, and there are 179 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Boston is low and the median home sales price is $599,950.