Approximately 10,000 people live on Beacon Hill, each contributing to the neighborhood’s vibrant and diverse demographic mix of the neighborhood. Many families with children live in the neighborhood. Some residents, with grown children, have lived on the Hill since they were children themselves. Others are more short term; from doctors and hospital workers at Massachusetts General Hospital to young professionals starting their careers and students studying at local schools. The unique mix of residents is part of the area’s special charm and the neighborhood truly offers something for everyone.