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Boston Summary
Boston is located in Massachusetts
Latitude: 42.341688
Longitude: -71.068243
Population: 359,585
Area: 24.83 sq. miles
Land: 24.08 sq. miles
Water: 0.75 sq. miles
Population Density: 14,931.79 people per sq. mile
Elevation: 20.0 feet above sea level
Time Zone: Eastern (GMT -5)
Daylight Savings: Yes
Area Codes: 781, 774, 617, 978, 857, 339, 508
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Boston Demographics

Boston Gender Distribution

Gender Distribution
GenderNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Male175,63348.84%48.18%49.04%
Female183,95251.16%51.82%50.96%
Males / Female0.95-0.930.96
Total Population359,585100.00 %--
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Boston Age Distribution

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Age Distribution
Age GroupNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Under 5 years19,4885.42%6.26%6.83%
5 to 9 years21,1335.88%6.79%7.31%
10 to 14 years20,6055.73%6.79%7.30%
15 to 19 years31,8358.85%6.55%7.20%
20 to 24 years43,56512.12%6.37%6.75%
25 to 34 years74,88520.83%14.60%14.17%
35 to 44 years51,83714.42%16.74%16.01%
45 to 54 years37,42710.41%13.76%13.37%
55 to 59 years14,0323.90%4.88%4.79%
60 to 64 years10,8893.03%3.72%3.84%
65 to 74 years17,9685.00%6.74%6.53%
75 to 84 years11,7933.28%4.97%4.38%
85 years and over4,1281.15%1.84%1.50%
Age StatisticsNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Median age (years)34.8-38.637.7
18 years and over286,81279.76%76.37%74.27%
Male
138,71938.58%36.06%35.85%
Female
148,09341.18%40.31%38.42%
21 years and over256,16971.24%72.26%69.92%
62 years and over40,10511.15%15.71%14.65%
65 years and over33,8899.42%13.55%12.42%
Male
13,3133.70%5.38%5.12%
Female
20,5765.72%8.17%7.30%
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Boston Racial Profile

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Racial Profile Chart
RaceNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
One race342,63995.29%97.70%97.55%
White
178,91249.76%84.54%75.21%
Black or African American
100,23127.87%5.41%12.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native
1,5890.44%0.24%0.87%
Asian
30,2498.41%3.75%3.59%
Asian Indian
2,9160.81%0.69%0.59%
Chinese
12,2213.40%1.33%0.85%
Filipino
7540.21%0.13%0.65%
Japanese
1,4760.41%0.17%0.28%
Korean
1,5630.43%0.27%0.38%
Vietnamese
9,6402.68%0.53%0.39%
Other Asian
1,6790.47%0.63%0.45%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
2300.06%0.04%0.14%
Native Hawaiian
540.02%0.01%0.05%
Guamanian or Chamorro
250.01%0.01%0.02%
Samoan
540.02%0.01%0.03%
Other Pacific Islander
970.03%0.01%0.04%
Some other race
31,4288.74%3.73%5.48%
Hispanic StatisticsNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)55,13415.33%6.75%13.70%
Mexican
2,8090.78%0.35%7.24%
Puerto Rican
18,7785.22%3.14%2.46%
Cuban
9110.25%0.14%0.44%
Other Hispanic or Latino
32,6369.08%3.12%3.55%
Not Hispanic or Latino304,45184.67%93.25%86.30%
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Boston Social Profile

Boston School Enrollment

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School Enrollment Chart
School EnrollmentNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school120,493100.00 %--
Nursery school, preschool
3,9923.31%7.12%6.47%
Kindergarten
5,0494.19%5.01%5.43%
Elementary school (grades 1-8)
35,10929.14%40.73%43.92%
High school (grades 9-12)
18,97615.75%19.71%21.38%
College or graduate school
57,36747.61%27.43%22.81%
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Boston Education Level

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Education Level Chart
Education LevelNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Population 25 years and over223,019100.00 %--
Less than 9th grade
23,77710.66%5.79%7.55%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
30,09913.50%9.44%12.05%
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
54,74724.55%27.27%28.63%
High school or higher
169,14375.84%84.76%80.40%
Some college, no degree
31,55014.15%17.09%21.05%
Associate degree
10,0534.51%7.21%6.32%
Bachelor's degree
41,45018.59%19.53%15.54%
Bachelor's degree or higher
72,79332.64%33.19%24.40%
Graduate or professional degree
31,34314.05%13.66%8.86%
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Boston Ancestry Distribution

Ancestry Distribution
AncestryNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Total ancestries reported348,315100.00%--
Arab2,8370.81%0.73%0.42%
Czech7370.21%0.21%0.59%
Danish5300.15%0.22%0.50%
Dutch1,4510.42%0.60%1.58%
English14,8994.28%9.88%8.53%
French (except Basque)6,2721.80%6.96%2.90%
French Canadian3,7271.07%4.25%0.85%
German13,5953.90%5.16%14.93%
Greek2,0910.60%1.07%0.40%
Hungarian7670.22%0.25%0.49%
Irish48,24713.85%19.54%10.65%
Italian29,6378.51%11.77%5.47%
Lithuanian1,7130.49%0.70%0.23%
Norwegian1,1680.34%0.49%1.56%
Polish8,1082.33%4.42%3.12%
Portuguese2,8050.81%3.83%0.41%
Russian4,7721.37%1.51%0.92%
Scotch-Irish2,6030.75%1.36%1.50%
Scottish3,8301.10%2.22%1.70%
Slovak2430.07%0.09%0.28%
Subsaharan African16,3114.68%1.10%0.62%
Swedish2,3200.67%1.63%1.39%
Swiss4960.14%0.14%0.32%
Ukrainian9030.26%0.31%0.31%
United States or American11,9203.42%3.35%7.18%
Welsh8560.25%0.32%0.61%
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)20,0905.77%1.11%0.65%
Other ancestries145,38741.74%16.76%31.89%
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Boston Economy

Boston Employment

GroupNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Population 16 years and over294,651100.00 %--
Males 16 years and over
142,33548.31%47.30%48.32%
Females 16 years and over
152,31651.69%52.70%51.68%
In labor force
183,73362.36%66.21%63.63%
Males in labor force
94,29051.32%51.89%53.52%
Females in labor force
89,44348.68%48.11%46.48%
Civilian labor force
183,48162.27%66.11%63.10%
Employed
167,11256.72%63.09%59.39%
Unemployed
16,3695.56%3.01%3.71%
Unemployment level
-8.91%4.55%5.84%
Armed Forces
2520.09%0.11%0.53%
Not in labor force
110,91837.64%33.79%36.37%
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Employment Type Chart
Employment TypeNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Private wage and salary workers139,02283.19%79.99%78.40%
Government workers20,95912.54%13.46%14.66%
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business6,9584.16%6.37%6.64%
Unpaid family workers1730.10%0.18%0.31%
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Boston Occupations

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Occupation Chart
OccupationNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Management, professional, and related occupations67,98340.68%41.08%33.60%
Service occupations31,86319.07%14.06%14.87%
Sales and office occupations43,89926.27%25.90%26.70%
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1580.09%0.21%0.74%
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations8,0094.79%7.46%9.47%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations15,2009.10%11.28%14.63%
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Boston Employment by Industry

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Industry Chart
IndustryNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2200.13%0.39%1.87%
Construction6,0363.61%5.50%6.80%
Manufacturing10,8296.48%12.82%14.09%
Wholesale trade3,0611.83%3.27%3.60%
Retail trade14,2218.51%11.17%11.73%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities7,3684.41%4.17%5.19%
Information7,0824.24%3.75%3.08%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing18,37811.00%8.21%6.87%
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services25,64915.35%11.56%9.28%
Educational, health and social services41,48224.82%23.75%19.92%
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services16,99710.17%6.77%7.86%
Other services (except public administration)7,6194.56%4.39%4.88%
Public administration8,1704.89%4.25%4.83%
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Boston Income

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Household Income Chart
Household IncomeNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Households145,753100.00%2,444,588106,788,273
Less than $10,000
25,44117.45%8.78%9.86%
$10,000 to $14,999
10,2657.04%5.61%6.40%
$15,000 to $24,999
17,64112.10%10.15%12.89%
$25,000 to $34,999
17,07211.71%10.35%12.79%
$35,000 to $49,999
21,30214.62%14.53%16.44%
$50,000 to $74,999
23,09015.84%20.09%19.30%
$75,000 to $99,999
12,8648.83%12.79%10.14%
$100,000 to $149,999
9,7966.72%10.93%7.65%
$150,000 to $199,999
3,5082.41%3.30%2.18%
$200,000 or more
4,7743.28%3.46%2.35%
Median household income (dollars)$43,442.55-$55,837.45$39,349.33
Average household size1.94-2.512.58
Average income per member of household$22,357.34-$22,278.84$15,252.86
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Boston Commute

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Commute Chart
TypeNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Workers 16 years and over162,620100.00%100.00%100.00%
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
56,02034.45%73.81%75.65%
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
14,4758.90%9.00%12.23%
Public transportation (including taxicab)
54,71033.64%8.73%4.73%
Walked
30,94019.03%4.34%2.94%
Other means
2,7481.69%0.99%1.20%
Worked at home
3,7272.29%3.14%3.25%
Mean travel time to work (minutes)25.9238 minutes-26.9 minutes26.3 minutes
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Boston Housing

Boston Occupancy

Housing OccupancyNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units155,129100.00 %2,621,986117,282,697
Occupied housing units
145,72793.94%93.20%91.00%
Owner-occupied housing units
39,70125.59%57.52%60.30%
Renter-occupied housing units
106,02668.35%35.68%30.70%
Vacant housing units
9,4026.06%6.80%9.00%
For seasonal or occasional use
1,3260.85%3.58%3.06%
Homeowner vacancy rate1.26%-1.04%2.21%
Rental vacancy rate3.98%-4.18%7.86%
Average household size of owner-occupied unit1.95-2.632.62
Average household size of renter-occupied unit1.91-2.102.45
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Structures

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Structures Chart
Structure TypeNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units155,065100.00%--
1-unit, detached
8,8395.70%52.42%60.37%
1-unit, attached
7,5754.89%3.97%5.68%
2 units
17,45011.25%11.61%4.29%
3 or 4 units
47,84530.85%11.42%4.72%
5 to 9 units
21,63213.95%5.95%4.66%
10 to 19 units
14,6929.47%4.34%3.99%
20 or more units
36,93723.82%9.34%8.59%
Mobile home
710.05%0.92%7.49%
Boat, RV, van, etc.
240.02%0.02%0.22%
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Boston Rooms

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Rooms Chart
Rooms per residence unitNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units155,065100.00%--
1 room
13,7878.89%2.01%2.21%
2 rooms
20,44013.18%4.75%4.88%
3 rooms
30,87219.91%9.72%10.06%
4 rooms
29,37218.94%14.81%15.95%
5 rooms
28,08618.11%19.15%20.92%
6 rooms
15,83110.21%18.30%18.39%
7 rooms
6,2494.03%12.75%11.98%
8 rooms
3,4022.19%9.15%7.99%
9 or more rooms
7,0264.53%9.35%7.63%
Median (rooms)3.4-5.75.5
Occupants per roomNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Occupied housing units145,669100.00%--
1.00 or less
133,59991.71%90.54%85.63%
1.01 to 1.50
6,1594.23%1.68%2.83%
1.51 or more
5,9114.06%0.98%2.54%
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Boston Household Heating

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Household Heating Pie Chart
Household heating fuel typeNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Utility gas66,99543.20%40.91%46.07%
Bottled, tank, or LP gas4,0992.64%2.45%5.96%
Electricity37,52824.20%11.58%27.62%
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.33,60921.67%36.74%8.06%
Coal or coke440.03%0.10%0.12%
Wood90.01%0.74%1.51%
Solar energy60.00%0.02%0.05%
Other fuel1,7801.15%0.41%0.35%
No fuel used1,5991.03%0.25%1.25%
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Boston Property Value

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Property Pie Chart
Property TypeNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Specified owner-occupied units10,106100.00%--
Less than $50,000
910.90%0.68%10.14%
$50,000 to $99,999
8958.86%8.86%30.62%
$100,000 to $149,999
2,54025.13%23.37%23.60%
$150,000 to $199,999
2,79827.69%23.03%14.50%
$200,000 to $299,999
2,12521.03%24.13%11.81%
$300,000 to $499,999
7947.86%14.36%6.42%
$500,000 to $999,999
3613.57%4.74%2.34%
$1,000,000 or more
5024.97%0.85%0.56%
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Boston Mortgage Status

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Mortgage Payment Pie Chart
Mortgage paymentsNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
With a mortgage7,21571.39%71.59%69.56%
Less than $300
80.08%0.08%0.50%
$300 to $499
1131.12%1.23%3.97%
$500 to $699
3593.55%3.81%8.97%
$700 to $999
1,21412.01%11.76%17.28%
$1,000 to $1,499
2,84128.11%26.30%20.91%
$1,500 to $1,999
1,39913.84%15.82%9.93%
$2,000 or more
1,28112.68%12.59%7.99%
Not mortgaged2,89128.61%28.41%30.44%
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Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Mortgage payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent3,19931.65%33.42%36.58%
15 to 19 percent1,64316.26%18.03%17.40%
20 to 24 percent1,34713.33%15.04%13.85%
25 to 29 percent8498.40%10.27%9.40%
30 to 34 percent5655.59%6.44%6.01%
35 percent or more2,35623.31%16.23%15.91%
Not computed1471.45%0.56%0.85%
Additional Mortgage Reports

Boston Rent Status

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Rent Payment Pie Chart
Rent payment amountNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Specified renter-occupied units105,892100.00%100.00%100.00%
Less than $200
10,72810.13%7.07%5.40%
$200 to $299
7,4227.01%5.96%5.26%
$300 to $499
10,0639.50%14.12%22.00%
$500 to $749
21,31720.13%28.69%33.46%
$750 to $999
23,93922.61%21.80%17.03%
$1,000 to $1,499
20,53019.39%13.95%8.60%
$1,500 or more
9,9369.38%4.85%2.89%
No cash rent
1,9571.85%3.56%5.35%
Median (dollars)20,17619.05%38.22%44.00%
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Rent Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Rent payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent18,66317.62%18.93%18.07%
15 to 19 percent12,44611.75%14.23%14.26%
20 to 24 percent11,86211.20%12.52%12.73%
25 to 29 percent12,43711.74%11.79%10.37%
30 to 34 percent8,8388.35%7.72%7.32%
35 percent or more34,55132.63%28.63%29.47%
Not computed7,0956.70%6.18%7.77%

Boston Vehicle Usage

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Vehicle Usage Pie Chart
Vehicles per householdNumberPercentMassachusetts Avg.National Avg.
None60,58639.07%11.86%9.57%
163,72141.09%34.47%31.22%
217,69211.41%35.15%34.76%
3 or more3,6702.37%11.71%15.45%
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