South Boston, Massachusetts

South Boston: Town in Halifax County, Virginia, United States


South Boston is a place located in the county of Suffolk in the U.S. state of Massachusetts.

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Location of South Boston on Massachusetts map.

Quick Facts about South Boston

Population : 571,281
Country : United States of America
State : Massachusetts (United States)
County : Suffolk County
Postal code : 24592
Phone Area Codes : 434
Area : 34.07 km2
Altitude : 430 feet / 131 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1796 (228 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 16:27:48 (23rd February 2024)
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South Boston is located at 42°20'0"N 71°2'58"W (42.3334300, -71.0494900).

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South Boston zip code is 02127. County name: Suffolk, County fips: 25025

Dorchester Heights, South Boston

People born in South Boston (12)

People born in South Boston, including baseball player Michael Tucker, racing driver Ward Burton, soccer player Greg Vanney, .


Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Suffolk County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Suffolk County , MA.

City Name Population Title
Boston 691,531 The twenty-first most populous city in the United States and the center of the Boston metropolitan area.
City of Revere 53,073 A city in Suffolk County, Massachusetts.
Revere 52,375 The most populous city in Suffolk County, Massachusetts.
Chelsea 39,230 City in Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Jamaica Plain 37,468 Neighborhood in Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Winthrop 18,446 City in Massachusetts

Distance to Other Cities

South Boston distances to largest Massachusetts cities