Niche.com, which collects data and reviews on thousands of towns, ranked several Massachusetts suburbs among the top 100 suburbs. According to Boston.com, Brookline can add another feather to its cap, as a recent study by neighborhood analyst Niche ranked Brookline the best suburban community in the entire country.
Niche ranks US suburbs based on livability using grades for weather, safety, schools, and access to activities, jobs, housing, and transportation. A high ranking indicates that a suburb offers a high quality of life to its residents. See how this ranking was calculated.
View the other suburbs ranked and learn more about why Brookline was ranked #1 at Niche.