Boston, Massachusetts 

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People in Boston, Massachusetts

The population in Boston is 667,137. There are 13,794 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Boston is 31.3, the US median age is 37.4. The number of people per household in Boston is 2.4, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Boston
- 31.5% are married
- 7.8% are divorced
- 22.4% are married with children
- 27.1% have children, but are single
Race in Boston

- 46.0% are white
- 22.7% are black
- 9.1% are asian
- 0.2% are native american
- 1.3% claim Other
- 18.4% claim Hispanic Ethnicity

ESTIMATED TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE

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  PEOPLEBoston, MassachusettsUnited States
  Population667,137321,418,820
  Population - 2010602,609308,745,538
  Population - 2000589,141285,036,114
  Population - 1990574,283251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now16.17%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now13.24%12.76%
  Pop. Density13,79491
  Land Area483,531,905
  Water Area41264,837
  Median Age31.337.4
  Female Population52.17%50.81%
  Male Population47.83%49.19%
  RACE
  White46.03%62.77%
  Black22.69%12.24%
  Asian9.08%4.95%
  Native American0.19%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.01%0.16%
  Other1.31%0.20%
  Two or More Races2.31%2.13%
  Hispanic18.37%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic81.63%83.10%
  FAMILY
  Households251,212116,211,000
  Family Households119,71876,958,100
  Non Family Households131,49439,253,000
  Household Size2.362.63
  Married Population31.50%50.58%
  Single Population68.50%49.42%
  Now Married28.64%48.41%
  Married but Separated2.86%2.17%
  Never Married56.53%32.55%
  Widowed4.15%5.95%
  Divorced7.82%10.92%
  Married, w/children22.36%31.68%
  Married, no children33.09%41.44%
  Single, w/children27.08%16.94%
  Single, no children17.47%9.95%
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    Reviews for Boston    111 Reviews
    Not for me - 3/13/2018
    I wouldn't go near Boston unless you make or will make at least 150K a year. Better check the cost of living. Rent here is two or three times what it is in most US... Read More

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    Historical, culture, - 2/7/2018
    Very convenient to get around by foot.. car traffic is more difficult. Top on historic, preservation, like walking back in history. North End, Haymarket Square, Boston... Read More

    Ya know what? - 1/11/2018
    The worst thing about Boston is that it is so expensive. And you know why? Supply and demand: people want to live here. I don't understand all the bad reviews. ... Read More


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