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West Roxbury Area Living Guide

Why West Roxbury?

West Roxbury is a beautiful residential neighborhood located in the southwest corner of Boston, Massachusetts. This neighborhood is known for its beautiful parks, tree-lined streets, and charming commercial district. With its quiet suburban atmosphere, excellent schools, and easy access to downtown Boston, West Roxbury is considered one of the most desirable neighborhoods in the city.

West Roxbury’s population of approximately 30,000 residents is diverse and comprised of families, professionals, and retirees. It boasts a high concentration of Irish-Americans and a strong sense of community pride.

One of the main attractions in West Roxbury is the historic district of Centre Street. This charming commercial district features many locally owned small businesses, including antique shops, restaurants, and boutiques. Visitors can also explore the historic Catholic Church of the Holy Name, which was built in 1930 and is one of the most beautiful churches in the area.

For outdoor enthusiasts, there are several parks located in West Roxbury. The most popular is Millennium Park, which offers over 100 acres of walking and jogging trails, sports fields, and picnic areas. The West Roxbury Parkway is another favorite spot, offering stunning views of the Charles River and Boston skyline.

West Roxbury also features some of the best schools in the state. Residents can choose from public and private elementary, middle, and high schools, all of which are known for their excellent academic programs and extracurricular activities. Residents of West Roxbury enjoy a charming and welcoming neighborhood that offers a high quality of life. With its strong sense of community, beautiful parks, and excellent schools, it's no wonder that many people choose to call it home.

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