Boswell, Indiana Population 2020

751

Boswell is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 751, it is the 354th largest city in Indiana and the 11574th largest city in the United States. Boswell is currently declining at a rate of -0.53% annually and its population has decreased by -3.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 778 in 2010. Boswell reached it's highest population of 780 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Boswell has a population density of 850 people per square mile.

The average household income in Boswell is $45,631 with a poverty rate of 30.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $638 per month, and the median house value is $59,500. The median age in Boswell is 37.8 years, 32.6 years for males, and 43.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 112.9 males.

Boswell Demographics

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

  • White: 90.19%
  • Two or more races: 5.81%
  • Black or African American: 2.45%
  • Asian: 0.90%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.65%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Boswell, Indiana is 751, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 759.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 778.

Boswell, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White69990.19%
Two or More Races455.81%
Black or African American192.45%
Asian70.90%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.65%

Boswell Population Pyramid 2020

Boswell Median Age

37.8


Total

32.6


Male

43.5


Female

Boswell Adults

There are 572 adults, (122 of whom are seniors) in Boswell.

Boswell Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Boswell Sex Ratio

Female

364

46.97%

Male

411

53.03%

Boswell Households and Families

Boswell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Boswell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.2%8.8%
Male84.2%15.8%
All75.2%24.8%
Non Family68%32%
Female39%61%

75.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2822.7575.2
Married1253.4991.2
Non Family971.2568
Female413.7839
Male193.3284.2

3.36

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

12.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Boswell Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade254.87%
9th to 12th Grade8716.96%
High School Graduate24447.56%
Some College11722.81%
Associates Degree203.90%
Bachelors Degree163.12%
Graduate Degree40.78%

Boswell Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White39832717
Hispanic7756
Black1913
Multiple Races132
Islander52
Asian333

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,174$28,750$25,375
Less Than High School$21,964$21,964$
High School Grad$33,194$37,500$25,938
Some College$21,548$21,346$21,875
Bachelors Degree$47,500$93,333$35,000
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,174

Average Earnings

$28,750

Average Male

$25,375

Average Female

Boswell Language

Boswell Language by Age

Boswell Language

86.25% of Boswell residents speak only English, while 13.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.43% of the population.

Boswell Poverty

Boswell Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White60622737.46%
Multiple451022.22%
Hispanic9522.11%

30.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.14%

Male Poverty Rate

29.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boswell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Boswell is White, with 37.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Boswell is Hispanic, with 2.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School48.21%
Some College17.52%
High School7.79%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed35.71%
Male Employed18.82%
Female Employed4.42%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Boswell Income

Boswell Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,000$45,631
Families$51,328$51,086
Married Families$55,481-
Non Families$20,469$30,040

Boswell Marital Status

Boswell Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Boswell Married by Age and Sex

Boswell Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Boswell Marital Status by Race

Boswell Veterans

36

Number of Veterans

36

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam20
First Gulf War7
Korea5
World War II1
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7412
35 to 5410
75+8
55 to 646
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White295.53%
Black631.58%
2 or More14.76%

$Boswell Veterans by Education

13.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boswell Employment Status

53.9%

Labor Force Participation

50.2%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Boswell Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.45%

Born in Indiana

96.65%

Native Born

3.35%

Foreign Born

1.42%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.65% of Boswell residents were born in the United States, with 66.45% having been born in Indiana. 1.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020751-4-0.53%
2019755-4-0.53%
201875930.40%
2017756-4-0.53%
2016760-4-0.52%
2015764-3-0.39%
2014767-2-0.26%
2013769-8-1.03%
2012777-3-0.38%
20117800.00%
20107800.00%