Boston Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Boston Population Demographics top

Total Population 684,379
Male Population 328,503
Female Population 355,876
Male Population 48 %
Female Population 52 %
Median Age 32.2
Citizen US Born 464,825
Citizen not US Born 121,523
Not Citizen 98,031
Citizen US Born 67.92 %
Citizen not US Born 17.76 %
Not Citizen 14.32 %
Moved from Abroad 13,410
Moved from Same Country 62,500
Moved from Same State 29,213
Moved from Different State 28,712
Same House as Last Year 542,935
Moved from Abroad 1.98 %
Moved from Same Country 9.24 %
Moved from Same State 4.32 %
Moved from Different State 4.24 %
Same House as Last Year 80.22 %

Occupational Employment in Boston top

White Collar 341,451
Blue Collar 40,287
White Collar 89.45 %
Blue Collar 10.55 %
Self Employees 21,280
Private Companies 245,961
Governmental Workers 40,434
Not for Profit Companies 74,063
Self Employees 5.57 %
Private Companies 64.43 %
Governmental Workers 10.59 %
Not for Profit Companies 19.4 %

Number of Households in Boston top

Total Households 269,522
Average People Per Household 2
Family Households 129,542
Non-family Households 139,980
Family Households 48.06 %
Non-family Households 51.94 %
Households with Children 58,322
Households without Children 211,200
Households with Children 21.64 %
Households without Children 78.36 %

Median and Average Income in Boston top

Average Household Income $107,604.00
Median Household Income $71,115.00
People below Poverty Level 119,710
People above Poverty Level 514,461

Housing in Boston top

Housing Units 294,418
Median Year Built 1941
Built in 1939 or Earlier 146,178
Built between 1940 and 1949 17,024
Built between 1950 and 1959 21,471
Built between 1960 and 1969 23,027
Built between 1970 and 1979 23,352
Built between 1980 and 1989 17,376
Built between 1990 and 1999 12,247
Built between 2000 and 2009 19,071
Built in 2010 or Later 14,672
Occupied Housing Units 269,522
Owner Occupied 94,406
Renter Occupied 175,116
Owner Occupied 35.03 %
Renter Occupied 64.97 %
With Mortgage 69,301
Without Mortgage 25,105
Median Value with Mortgage $534,200.00
Median Value without Mortgage $527,800.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,739.00
With Mortgage 73.41 %
Without Mortgage 26.59 %

Boston Education Statistics top

No High School 35,007
Some High School 144,782
Some College 84,255
Associate Degree 23,748
Bachelor's Degree 148,754
Graduate Degree 109,625
No High School 6.08 %
Some High School 25.16 %
Some College 19.72 %
Associate Degree 4.13 %
Bachelor's Degree 25.85 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Boston top

Never Married 332,071
Married 195,092
Separated 15,392
Widowed 22,834
Divorced 42,978
Never Married 56 %
Married 32.9 %
Separated 2.6 %
Widowed 3.85 %
Divorced 7.25 %

Means of Transport to Work in Boston top

Car 165,614
Bus or TrolleyBus 50,707
Subway or Elevated 4,304
Railroad 2,725
Ferryboat 302
Bicycle 8,495
Motorcycle 358
TaxiCab 2,178
Walk 56,622

Recently added listings in Boston top

$979,000 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$505,000 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
$649,900 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
$1,100,000 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 3 Baths
$1,229,000 USD
  • 6 Beds
  • 2 Baths

Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2019 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Boston is an area in Suffolk County,Massachusetts with a population of 684,379. There are 328,503 male residents living in Boston and 355,876 female residents. The total number of households is 269,522 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 32 with 195,092 people being married and 413,275 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 89.45% white collar employees and 10.55% blue collar employees in Boston..
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