Neighborhood to Live - Best of 2011

Published Jul 25, 2011

What's the best neighborhood to call home?

Winner
2011 Winner

1. Jamaica Plain

Voters Love

"Yes, I live here. But I like it because I can run in Franklin Park (and not be late for my cross-country meets in the..." via Mithu L.

Find It
Centre St Jamaica Plain MA 02130
  • Jamaica Plain, Local Flavor, Neighborhood, Centre St Jamaica Plain Jamaica Plain MA 02130
    Centre St, Jamaica Plain Jamaica Plain, MA
  • Beacon Hill, Local Flavor, Neighborhood, Beacon Hill Boston MA 02114
    Charles St, Beacon Hill Boston, MA
  • South End, Local Flavor, Neighborhood to Live, Neighborhood to Play, Neighborhood, Tremont St & Dartmouth St South End Boston MA 02118
    Tremont St & Dartmouth St, South End Boston, MA
  • Davis Square, Local Flavor, Neighborhood to Live, Neighborhood to Play, Neighborhood, Place to People Watch, Davis Square Davis Square Somerville MA 02144
    Davis Square, Davis Square Somerville, MA
  • South Boston South Boston, MA
  • undefined
    Hanover St, North End Boston, MA
  • Back Bay, Local Flavor, Neighborhood, Neighborhood to Live, Neighborhood to Play, Newbury St Back Bay Boston MA 02116
    Newbury St, Back Bay Boston, MA
  • Coolidge Corner, Arts & Entertainment Travel, Landmarks Local Interest, Beacon St & Harvard St Brookline MA 02446
    Beacon St & Harvard St, Coolidge Corner Brookline, MA
  • West Roxbury, Local Flavor, Neighborhood, West Roxbury West Roxbury MA
    West Roxbury West Roxbury, MA
  • Inman Square, Travel, Landmarks, Inman Square Cambridge MA 02139
    Inman Square, Central Square Cambridge, MA
  • Dorchester, Local Flavor, Dorchester, Boston, MA
    Boston, MA
  • Bay Village, Local Flavor, Neighborhood, Back Bay Boston MA 02116
    Back Bay Boston, MA
  • Location
    13. Arlington
    Arlington, MA
  • Porter Square, Arts & Entertainment Travel, Landmarks Local Interest, Porter Square Cambridge MA 02140
    Porter Square, Porter Square Cambridge, MA
  • Charlestown, Local Flavor, Neighborhood, Charlestown Charlestown MA
    Charlestown Charlestown, MA
  • Cleveland Circle, Arts & Entertainment, Local Interest, Beacon St & Chestnut Hill Ave Brighton MA 02135
    Beacon St & Chestnut Hill Ave, Brighton, MA
  • East Boston, Local Flavor, Neighborhood, East Boston East Boston MA
    East Boston East Boston, MA
  • Union Square, Travel, Landmarks, Union Square Somerville MA 02143
    Union Square, Union Square Somerville, MA
  • North Cambridge, Local Flavor, Neighborhood, North Cambridge Cambridge MA 02140
    North Cambridge Cambridge, MA
  • Washington Square, Local Flavor, Travel, Neighborhood to Live, Landmarks, Brookline MA
    Beacon St & Washington St, Brookline, MA
  • Cambridge St, East Cambridge, MA
  • Central Square, Local Flavor, Neighborhood, Neighborhood to Play, Neighborhood to Live, Place to People Watch, Central Sq Central Square Cambridge MA 02139
    Central Sq, Central Square Cambridge, MA
  • Boston, MA
  • Location
    Peterborough St, Fenway/Kenmore Boston, MA
  • Location
    Melrose, MA
Contest Overview
  • 82,572
    Total Votes
  • 26,623
    Voters
  • 225
    Winners

The 2011 Boston.com's A-List awards are based on more than 82,000 votes from local Boston-area experts.

See the full results →

Get more from the Boston A-List
Sections
Arts and Entertainment
Auto
Beauty
Campus Life
Fitness
Food
Local Flavor
Local Media
Nightlife
Parenting 101
Pets
Shopping
Weddings
Contest Tools
Business Owners
Top Voters
Ski Slope Showdown – 2015
St. Patrick's Day Showdown – 2014
Ski Slope Showdown – 2014
Opening Day Fenway Challenge – 2013
St. Patrick's Day Showdown – 2013
Ski Slope Challenge – 2013
Best of the Blizzard Bash
French Fry Fiesta – 2012
Sitemap
Information
FAQs / Help
How it Works - Deals
CityVoter Blog
About
The Boston A-List features more than 5,241 businesses competing for title of Boston's best.

Connect with Boston A-List

@TheBostonAList