Boston is rated Alpha − by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC) which evaluates and ranks the relationships between world cities in the context of globalisation. Alpha level cities are linked to major economic states and regions and into the world economy.
Boston is the #15 city in the world according to the Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI) which evaluates and ranks the competitiveness of the major financial centres of the world according to a wide range of criteria – Human Capital, Business, Finance, Infrastructure and Reputation.
Boston is the #25 city in the world according to the Global Power City Index (GPCI) which evaluates and ranks the major cities of the world according to their magnetism, or their comprehensive power to attract people, capital, and enterprises from around the world. It does so through measuring six key functions: Economy, Research and Development, Cultural Interaction, Liveability, Environment, and Accessibility.
Boston has a population of over 692,600 people. Boston also forms part of the wider Greater Boston metropolitan area which has a population of over 667,137 people.
Metal Crown, Closure, and Other Metal Stamping | Rubber and Plastics Hoses and Belting Manufacturing | Materials Recovery Facilities | Offices of All Other Miscellaneous Health Practitioners | Payroll Services | Motor Vehicle Electrical and Electronic Equipment Manufacturing | Metal Can Manufacturing | Plastics Bottle Manufacturing | Other Direct Selling Establishments | Other Airport Operations