Boston Business Licenses & Records (Massachusetts)

Search for free Boston, MA Business Licenses & Records, including Boston business licenses & permits, contractor licenses, professional licenses, government employee directories, and more.


Boston Town & City Halls

Get Business Licenses & Records from 2 Town & City Halls in Boston, MA

Boston City Hall 1 City Hall Square Boston, MA 02201 617-635-4000 Directions

Boston Globe City Hall 1 City Hall Square Boston, MA 02108 617-936-3554 Directions


Boston Building Department

Get Business Licenses & Records from 1 Building Department in Boston, MA

Boston Zoning 1010 Massachusetts Avenue Boston, MA 02118 617-635-5312 Directions


Boston Clerk Offices

Get Business Licenses & Records from 3 Clerk Offices in Boston, MA

Boston City Clerk 1 City Hall Square Boston, MA 02201 617-635-4600 Directions

Massachusetts Clerk 1 Pemberton Square Boston, MA 02108 617-557-1020 Directions

Suffolk County Clerk 3 Pemberton Square Boston, MA 02108 617-788-8175 Directions


Boston Consumer Affairs Department

Get Business Licenses & Records from 1 Consumer Affairs Department in Boston, MA

Boston Consumer Affairs Department 1 City Hall Square Boston, MA 02201 617-635-4165 Directions


Boston Secretary Of State Offices

Get Business Licenses & Records from 2 Secretary Of State Offices in Boston, MA

Boston Massachusetts Secretary of State 1 Ashburton Place Boston, MA 02108 617-727-9136 Directions

Boston Massachusetts Secretary of State 24 Beacon Street Boston, MA 02133 617-727-7030 Directions


Boston Business Licenses & Records Databases

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Boston City Clerk Assumed Names https://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/dbasearch/

Boston City Government Voter Records http://www.sec.state.ma.us/wheredoivotema//bal/MyElectionInfo.aspx

Boston City Registry Marriage Applications https://www.boston.gov/departments/registry/how-get-copy-marriage-certificate

Boston City Registry Website https://www.boston.gov/departments/registry

Boston Neighborhood Development Website https://www.boston.gov/departments/neighborhood-development

City of Boston Assessing Department Website https://www.boston.gov/departments/assessing/how-change-your-tax-bill-mailing-address

City of Boston Assessor's Office Website https://www.boston.gov/departments/assessing

Boston Business Statistics

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Boston Employment by Occupation
Management, Business, Science & Arts48.6%
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance4.1%
Production, Transportation & Material Moving6.2%
Sales & Office20.1%
Service20.9%
Boston Employment by Industry
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years & Over364,543
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting & Mining347
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation & Food Services38,965
Construction12,355
Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance113,899
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental & Leasing32,836
Information8,662
Manufacturing16,035
Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative & Waste Management61,821
Public Administration14,816
Retail Trade29,511
Transportation, Warehousing & Utilities12,896
Wholesale Trade5,455
Other Services16,945