Boston, Virginia Population 2021

928
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Boston is a city located in Culpeper County Virginia. Boston has a 2020 population of 928. Boston is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 84.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 504 in 2010. Boston reached it's highest population of 928 in 2019.

The average household income in Boston is $40,167 with a poverty rate of 18.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $675 per month, and the median house value is $10,000. The median age in Boston is 30.2 years, 22.2 years for males, and 30.4 years for females.

Boston Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Boston was:

  • Black or African American: 92.89%
  • White: 7.11%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Boston, Virginia is 928 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 891.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 504.

Boston, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American86292.89%
White667.11%
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Boston Population by Race

Boston Population Pyramid $2021

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Boston Median Age

30.2


Total

22.2


Male

30.4


Female

Boston Adults

There are 519 adults, (56 of whom are seniors) in Boston.

Boston Age Dependency

100.4

Age Dependency Ratio

12.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

88.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Boston Sex Ratio

Female

493

53.13%

Male

435

46.88%

Boston Population by Age

Boston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Boston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
All32.5%67.5%
Married24.1%75.9%
Female23.3%76.7%
Male0%0%

32.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Boston Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2314.0232.5
Female1503.7323.3
Married546.3324.1
Non Family270100
Male00

4.42

Average Family Size

4.02

Average Household Size

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Boston Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade428.45%
9th to 12th Grade10521.13%
High School Graduate24449.09%
Some College81.61%
Associates Degree9819.72%
Bachelors Degree0.00%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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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
Black465318
White1919
Hispanic1313

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 0.00%.

Boston Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$$40,078$
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$40,469$40,734$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$

Average Earnings

$40,078

Average Male

$

Average Female

Boston Earnings by Educational Attainment

Boston Language by Age

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Boston Language

100.00% of Boston residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Boston Language

Boston Poverty by Race

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18.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.46%

Male Poverty Rate

17.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Boston is Black, with 20.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Boston is Black, with 20.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 61.84%.

Boston Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or GreaterNaN%
Less Than 9th Grade74.83%
Some College33.96%
High School0.00%

Boston Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed12.05%

Boston Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Boston Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,630$40,167
Families$31,456$41,433
Married Families--
Non Families--
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Income by Household Type

Boston Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

23.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.6%

Male Marriage Rate

16.1%

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 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Boston Marital Status by Race

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Boston Marital Status

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Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II
Korea
Vietnam
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Boston Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+
65 to 74
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

Boston Veterans by Age

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Boston Veterans by Race

Boston Veterans by Education

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NaN%

Veteran Poverty Rate

NaN%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boston Veterans by Education

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64.6%

Labor Force Participation

58.8%

Employment Rate

8.9%

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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75.75%

Born in Boston

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Boston residents were born in the United States, with 75.75% having been born in Virginia. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Boston Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219280.00%
20209280.00%
2019928374.15%
201889121732.20%
201767423854.59%
201643610029.76%
2015336-289-46.24%
2014625-87-12.22%
2013712172.45%
2012695-116-14.30%
201181130760.91%
20105040.00%

Boston Population by Year