Porter Square is a neighborhood in Cambridge MA, just south of MIT and north of Central Square. This residential area has plenty to offer- it features tree lined streets with beautiful architecture that provide an ideal place for living.
Porter square offers its residents easy access to the Red Line’s Alewife Station via Mass Ave or Harvard Street. The proximity to I90 also provides many scenic routes into Boston if needed (see attached map). There are some excellent schools nearby including Community Academy of Science & Health Charter School and East Cambridge Neighborhood Head Start Center, as well as two local elementary schools:
Hyde Elementary School and Spring Hill Elementary. In addition there are numerous parks within walking distance from neighborhoods such as the Lexington Reservoir Park, which includes a walking path and a skate park.