Allston, Massachusetts is a Boston neighborhood located on the western part of the city. People often talk about Allston in collaboration with the city of Brighton, which is adjacent to the city. Only 12,000 people reside in the city. Over half of the population of Allston is composed of people ages 20 to 34 years old. Visitors to the city have several options to get around the Allston area. Those options include a subway system and public buses. Visitors can also utilize taxi cabs or rental cars. A CSX train is also available. Rental cars are one of the best options for travelers as it allows them a flexible option for seeing the city.