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West Roxbury, Mass., is a Boston neighborhood located in the southwest corner of the city. West Roxbury is a charming area that provides a suburban feeling in the city with its single-family homes for rent, tree-lined streets and thriving business district. When you need to get downtown, it's simple to do so by taking the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority's Needham line or other commuter buses.

5 Quick Facts About West Roxbury

  • Many influential writers, including Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry David Thoreau and Ralph Waldo Emerson, spent a lot of time in West Roxbury in the 1800s.
  • Most of the city's commercial district lies on Centre Street.
  • Outstanding youth programs and dedicated civic activism are two of West Roxbury's strong suits.
  • The neighborhood was officially created in 1630 and saw significant residential growth after being annexed by Boston in 1874. 
  • Stony Brook Reservation is close-by and is a great place to go fishing, hiking and swimming.

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Attractions in West Roxbury

Millennium Park is located in West Roxbury and provides residents with 100 acres of trails, picnic spots and open fields right in the heart of the neighborhood. Top Boston attractions include Fenway Park, the Boston Public Garden, the Freedom Trail, Charles River Esplanade and Institute of Contemporary Art.

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Radian

Radian

Boston, MA 02111 (6.86 miles)

Price: $2,725-$8,570

(617) 299-8731

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Jefferson At Bellingham

Jefferson At Bellingham

Bellingham, MA 02019 (20.34 miles)

Price: $1,415-$2,380

(508) 318-4797

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
The Michelle

The Michelle

Boston, MA 02113 (7.54 miles)

Price: From $1,950

(617) 380-7819

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 3

Current Rent Specials
West Square

West Square

Boston, MA 02127 (6.65 miles)

Price: From $2,705

(617) 860-3003

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Hanover Cambridge Park

Hanover Cambridge Park

Cambridge, MA 02140 (8.00 miles)

Price: $2,399-$4,013

(617) 941-4713

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Bell Stoughton

Bell Stoughton

Stoughton, MA 02072 (9.55 miles)

Price: $1,550-$2,235

(781) 767-7120

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Concord Mews

Concord Mews

Concord, MA 01742 (17.90 miles)

Price: $1,756-$3,300

(781) 780-6991

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Ridgecrest Village

Ridgecrest Village

West Roxbury, MA 02132 (1.16 miles)

Price: $1,125-$1,950

(617) 830-6966

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Large 5 bd, Comm Ave, on MBTA and BC Shuttle stop

Large 5 bd, Comm Ave, on MBTA and BC Shuttle stop

Brighton, MA 02135 (4.26 miles) (#1629649)

Price: $4,000

(866) 770-5196

Beds: 5+, Baths: 2

Current Rent Specials Bean Town Realty Management
West Square

West Square

Boston, MA 02127 (6.65 miles)

Price: From $2,705

(617) 860-3003

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Radian

Radian

Boston, MA 02111 (6.86 miles)

Price: $2,725-$8,570

(617) 299-8731

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Hanover Cambridge Park

Hanover Cambridge Park

Cambridge, MA 02140 (8.00 miles)

Price: $2,399-$4,013

(617) 941-4713

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Bell Stoughton

Bell Stoughton

Stoughton, MA 02072 (9.55 miles)

Price: $1,550-$2,235

(781) 767-7120

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Fenway Triangle Trilogy

Fenway Triangle Trilogy

Boston, MA 02215 (5.10 miles)

Price: From $2,696

(617) 580-3425

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
The Greenhouse Apartments

The Greenhouse Apartments

Boston, MA 02115 (5.75 miles)

Price: $2,500-$5,000

(617) 299-8722

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
The Victor

The Victor

Boston, MA 02114 (7.51 miles)

Price: $2,705-$6,110

(617) 830-6952

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
The Arlington

The Arlington

Boston, MA 02116 (6.38 miles)

Price: $3,950-$7,600

(617) 606-3116

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Parkside Place

Parkside Place

Cambridge, MA 02138 (7.01 miles)

Price: Please Call

(617) 299-8714

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Furnished Studio - Boston

Furnished Studio - Boston

Braintree, MA 02184 (7.15 miles)

Price: From $2,166

(781) 618-4477

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Furnished Studio - Boston

Furnished Studio - Boston

Waltham, MA 02451 (9.66 miles)

Price: From $2,100

(857) 559-6152

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Mezzo Design Lofts

Mezzo Design Lofts

Charlestown, MA 02129 (8.19 miles)

Price: $2,149-$3,469

(617) 299-8743

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Stony Brook Commons

Stony Brook Commons

Roslindale, MA 02131 (0.63 miles)

Price: Please Call

(617) 336-7282

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
The Michelle

The Michelle

Boston, MA 02113 (7.54 miles)

Price: From $1,950

(617) 380-7819

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 3

Current Rent Specials

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