Comparing Boston vs Nashville

1. Boston

12 Reasons why Boston is better

Comparing Boston vs Nashville

1.More inhabitants
1 millionvs 1 million (Nashville)
Cities with bigger population usually offer better employment and entertainment opportunities. Big cities attract business, are trade and cultural centres and research hubs. Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
2.Clearly higher gross domestic product (GDP)
313.69$ billionvs 81$ billion (Nashville)
The level of GDP shows how rich and productive the city is. Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
3.A bike sharing system
Yesvs No (Nashville)
Bike sharing system makes a city more cyclist friendly, shows city’s pro cyclist attitude and gives new touristic opportunities. Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
4.Sizably more big sport facilities (stadiums, arenas, ect.)
3vs 2 (Nashville)
With more large sport facilities (20,000 seats +), a city is able to organize more important sporting events. Source:, 2015.
5.Measurably lower murder rate
0.12vs 9 (Nashville)
Murder rate expresses number of murders per 100,000 inhabitants. Lower murder rate indicates safer city and better quality of living. Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
6.Substantially faster population growth
0.9%vs 0.55% (Nashville)
Population growth is the change in a population over time. The higher the growth the more dynamic society feels. Growth of population can be connected with economic, cultural and social development of the city, which attracts more and more people who want to live in it. Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
7.Vastly lower average minimum temperature
7°Cvs 9.7°C (Nashville)
It can get cold in winter but good for doing winter sports, particularly if there is snow. Source: Wikipedia, 2015; WMO, 2015.
8.Didn't have a major natural disaster (tornado, earthquake, flood) during last 100 years
Yesvs No (Nashville)
Source: Wikipedia, 2015; WMO, 2015.
9.Substantially more airports
5vs 1 (Nashville)
The presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
10.Gambling is legal within the city
Yesvs No (Nashville)
Source: city's official website, 2015.
11.Has a stock exchange
Yesvs No (Nashville)
Cities with stock exchanges are usually important financial centres influencing international or national’s financial markets. Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
12.A tad higher proportion of men
49.2%vs 48.4% (Nashville)
There's an oversupply of male population which can be good for single women. Source: Wikipedia, 2015; city's official stats, 2015.
Boston pros and cons
Boston advantages
Boston disadvantages

2. Nashville

12 Reasons why Nashville is better

Comparing Nashville vs Boston

1.Significantly higher average maximum temperature
21.2°Cvs 15°C (Boston)
Can get very hot but good when doing water sports. Source: Wikipedia, 2015; WMO, 2015.
2.Vastly less rainy days in a year
118.9vs 126 (Boston)
Source: Wikipedia, 2015; WMO, 2015.
3.Appreciably lower unemployment rate
6.6%vs 7.1% (Boston)
Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2015; city's official stats, 2015.
4.Measurably higher average temperature/warmer
15.4°Cvs 11°C (Boston)
Source: Wikipedia, 2015; WMO, 2015.
5.Considerably more universities
17vs 5 (Boston)
Universities as centres of higher education and research, are important contribution to city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
6.Sizably lower population density
460 people/km²vs 4920 people/km² (Boston)
Population density shows how cramped or spread out inhabitants are. Cities with high population densities can be considered overpopulated, but the extent to which this is the case depends on factors like quality of housing and infrastructure and access to resources. Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
7.Distinctly younger population
34.2 yearsvs 37.1 years (Boston)
Cities with younger population have usually better development perspectives. Young societies are more dynamic and creative. Source: Wikipedia, 2015; city's official stats, 2015.
8.Substantially higher proportion of women
51.6%vs 50.8% (Boston)
There's an oversupply of female population which can be good for single men. Source: Wikipedia, 2015; city's official stats, 2015.
9.Significantly lower maximum income tax
0%vs 30.3% (Boston)
Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
10.Has a public health care
Yesvs No (Boston)
Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2015.
11.Vastly more theaters
10vs 7 (Boston)
Source: Wikipedia, 2015; city's official website, 2015.
12.Notably more cinemas
14vs 7 (Boston)
Source: Wikipedia, 2015; city's official website, 2015.
Nashville pros and cons
Nashville advantages
Nashville disadvantages