Boston is the best college town in America. The city has more colleges and universities than any other metropolitan area in the country. As a result, Boston is a young city filled with students and young professionals.
Boston is an unrivaled “College Town” with more colleges and universities than any metro area. The Sporting News dubbed Boston the nation’s best sports town in 2002, 2004, 2005 and 2007. It was ranked second in 2010, 2011 and third in 2009.