Boston Demographics


  • Total Population669,158
  • Male Population(48.1 %) 321,703
  • Female Population(51.9 %) 347,455
  • Median Age32.00
There are currently 669,158 people living in Boston. Out of the total population number, 321,703 are men and 347,455 are women. The median age for Boston dwellers is 32.00.


  • White Collar326,999
  • Blue Collar37,544
There are currently 326,999 white-collar jobs and 37,544 blue-collar jobs in Boston.


  • Total Households263,229
  • Family Households126,885
  • Non-family Households136,344
  • Households With Children60,251
  • Households Without Children202,978
  • Average People Per Household2.36
There are currently 263,229 households in Boston. Out of this total, 126,885 are family households, 136,344 are non-family households, 60,251 are households with children and 202,978 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Boston is 2.36.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School35,460
  • Some High School152,776
  • Some College81,074
  • Associate Degree22,725
  • Bachelors Degree139,137
  • Graduate Degree98,919
There are 35,460 people living in Boston without a high school degree, 152,776 people with some high school degree and 81,074 people with a college degree. 22,725 people have an associate degree, 139,137 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 98,919 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married323,243
  • Married188,154
  • Separated16,296
  • Widowed23,481
  • Divorced43,143
323,243 of the people living in Boston have never been married, while 188,154 are married and 16,296 are separated. A total of 23,481 people are widowed and 43,143 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$95,114
  • Median Household Income$62,021
  • Median Income Under 25$29,856
  • Median Income 25-44$78,993
  • Median Income 45-64$67,253
  • Median Income Over 65$29,276

The average household income for people living in Boston is $95,114, while the median household income is $62,021. The median income in Boston is $29,856 for those under 25, $78,993 for those aged 25 to 44, $67,253 for those aged 45 to 64, and $29,276 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.