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|Boston, Massachusetts Facts
- From 1659 to 1681, it was against the law to celebrate Christmas in Boston, because the pilgrims thought it was debauched.
- Logan International Airport is built almost entirely on top of land that, before a landfill project, used to be Boston Harbor.
- If you don't include college students, only about 600,000 people reside in Boston
- The average price for a bowl of New England clam chowder in Boston restaurants is $4.40.
- Nearly 70 percent of housing units in Boston are occupied by renters rather than owners.
- A two-bedroom apartment in Boston costs $1,343/month, on average.
- At 90 feet below the surface, the Ted Williams Tunnel is the deepest in North America. The famous "Citgo" sign in Kenmore Square contains five miles of neon tubing.
- Before a landfill project started in 1857, the Back Bay area of Boston was a 570 acre body of water.
- The Big Dig created about 80 miles of underground lanes in a 7.5-mile corridor.
- The average single-family housing unit in Boston lists for about $500,000.
- Only 34, of Boston's 840, restaurants serve fast food. About 250,000 college students live in Boston.
- The Fleet Center was built 9 inches from the old Boston Garden, so the classic structure had to be demolished brick-by-brick.
- The 60 story tall John Hancock Tower boasts 13 acres of glass.
- March 10, 1876, Alexander Graham Bell made the very first phone call in history from his Boston ma-chine shop. The call was to his assistant, Thomas A. Watson, in which Bell chimed, from down the hall, "Watson come here, I want you!”