Jamaica Plain

Overview for Jamaica Plain, MA

40,845 people live in Jamaica Plain, where the median age is 36 and the average individual income is $61,329. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

40,845

Total Population

36 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$61,329

Average individual Income

Around Jamaica Plain, MA

There's plenty to do around Jamaica Plain, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

93
Walker's Paradise
Walking Score
96
Biker's Paradise
Bike Score
68
Good Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including The Cork & Board, Personal PT, and Ethos Fitness + Performance.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.34 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.44 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.17 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.01 miles 25 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.81 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.03 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Jamaica Plain, MA

Jamaica Plain has 17,372 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Jamaica Plain do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 40,845 people call Jamaica Plain home. The population density is 24,207.688 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

40,845

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

36

Median Age

46.73 / 53.27%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
17,372

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$61,329

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Jamaica Plain, MA

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Jamaica Plain. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Boston Teachers Union K-8 Pilot
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
Nativity Preparatory School
PRIVATE
4th - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
West Zone Early Learning Center
PUBLIC
PreK - 1st
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 8th
No rating available
Mendell Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
Kennedy John F Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
Margarita Muniz Academy
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
No rating available
Italian Home For Children
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
British International School Of Boston
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Manning Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
5/5
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