Mattapan is surrounded by Claredon Hill,
Neponset, Lower Mills, and Ashmont. Mattapan is developing slowly and
steadily into a commercial district. Mattapan was part of Dorchester until
1870. Mattapan is a vital, small, and community oriented neighborhood
Mattapan Residents & Cultures
Mattapan is a diverse community mainly dominated by African American,
Latino, Irish, Italian and Asian descent. Recently, immigrants from
Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Europe, Haiti, Ecuador, Panama, and South
East Asia are moving here.
Mattapan City Residences
Mattapan rent ranges from $1000 to $3000 based on the size of
the apartment. Mattapan is home to a mix of single homes as well as
two and three family houses. Mattapan has two-story apartments, basement
apartments, and mid-sized apartments.
Transportation & Commuting
accessible by various MBTA Subway from Ashmont Line Stations. Buses
are regular and convenient and make a suitable substitute.