The average income for a male in 2007 was $1,895,800, while it was $1,250,325 for women. The average income for a family was $4,798,000. In 2007, the average selling price for a townhouse in the neighborhood was $2,750,000; while the average price for a penthouse apartment went for $3,000,000. The neighborhood's most exclusive and expensive street (Louisburg Square), had an average home value of between $6,000,000 and $20,000,000.
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We also walked the Freedom Trail, seeing the standard laundry list of local historical sights. Bunker Hill, Old Ironsides, The Old North Church, Revolutionary War graveyards, the balcony that the Declaration of Independence was ready from for the first time, etc. It’s quite an education in itself. Plus
Most everything is made of red brick, and it is the ultimate college town. There is something like a quarter million university students in the city,