Boston, Georgia Population 2022

1,332
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Boston is a city located in Thomas County Georgia. Boston has a 2020 population of 1,332. Boston is currently growing at a rate of 0.38% annually and its population has increased by 1.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,316 in 2010.

The average household income in Boston is $49,334 with a poverty rate of 26.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $633 per month, and the median house value is $92,300. The median age in Boston is 36.9 years, 44.3 years for males, and 36.1 years for females.

Boston Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bostonwas:

  • White: 50.08%
  • Black or African American: 49.77%
  • Two or more races: 0.15%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Boston, Georgia is 1,332 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,332.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,316.

Boston, Georgia Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White66050.08%
Black or African American65649.77%
Two or More Races20.15%
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Boston Population by Race

Boston Population Pyramid $2022

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Boston Median Age

36.9


Total

44.3


Male

36.1


Female

Boston Adults

There are 968 adults, (239 of whom are seniors) in Boston.

Boston Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48

Child Dependency Ratio

Boston Sex Ratio

Female

762

57.81%

Male

556

42.19%

Boston Population by Age

Boston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Boston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female21.3%78.7%
Male45.5%54.5%
All54.6%45.4%
Non Family62.4%37.6%
Married65.9%34.1%

54.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Boston Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5002.6454.6
Married2083.3365.9
Non Family1731.1162.4
Female1083.5121.3
Male114.9145.5

3.43

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

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Boston Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade748.32%
9th to 12th Grade839.34%
High School Graduate36340.83%
Some College17820.02%
Associates Degree505.62%
Bachelors Degree859.56%
Graduate Degree566.30%
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Boston Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Boston Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black40830310
White400381131
Hispanic7946
2+ Races22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 32.75%.

Boston Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,315$31,875$23,319
Less Than 9th Grade$15,294$16,838$
High School Graduate$23,583$30,903$21,450
Some College$32,115$32,083$36,250
Bachelors Degree$$128,333$
Graduate Degree$$$37,500

$27,315

Average Earnings

$31,875

Average Male

$23,319

Average Female

Boston Earnings by Educational Attainment

Boston Language by Age

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Boston Language

89.54% of Boston residents speak only English, while 10.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.46% of the population.

Boston Language

Boston Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black65631247.56%
White535407.48%
OtherNaN%

26.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.56%

Male Poverty Rate

29.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Boston is Black, with 47.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Boston is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.08%.

Boston Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School32.23%
Some College23.25%
Less Than 9th Grade19.11%
Bachelors or Greater6.38%

Boston Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed81.25%
Female Unemployed76.92%
Female Employed17.55%
Male Employed8.26%

Boston Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Boston Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,079$49,334
Families$41,571$58,554
Married Families$69,722-
Non Families$25,781$30,580
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Income by Household Type

Boston Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.6%

Male Marriage Rate

41.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Boston Married by Age and Sex

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Boston Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Boston Marital Status by Race

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Boston Marital Status

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62

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam14
Korea7
Second Gulf War3
First Gulf War1
World War II

Boston Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+19
55 to 6417
65 to 7414
35 to 5410
18 to 342

Boston Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White367.06%
Black245.26%
Hispanic45.06%
2+ Races2100.00%

Boston Veterans by Race

Boston Veterans by Education

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14.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boston Veterans by Education

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59.8%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

Boston Employment by Age

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Boston Employment by Race

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Boston Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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77.47%

Born in Boston

91.43%

Native Born

8.57%

Foreign Born

5.39%

Non Citizen

3.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.43% of Boston residents were born in the United States, with 77.47% having been born in Georgia. 5.39% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Boston Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,33250.38%
20211,32750.38%
20201,32250.38%
20191,31750.38%
20181,312-5-0.38%
20171,317-16-1.20%
20161,33380.60%
20151,3250.00%
20141,32530.23%
20131,32270.53%
20121,31540.31%
20111,311-5-0.38%
20101,3160.00%

Boston Population by Year