South Boston Demographics


  • Total Population33,389
  • Male Population(49.3 %) 16,447
  • Female Population(50.7 %) 16,942
  • Median Age33.50
There are currently 33,389 people living in South Boston. Out of the total population number, 16,447 are men and 16,942 are women. The median age for South Boston dwellers is 33.50.


  • White Collar20,254
  • Blue Collar1,288
There are currently 20,254 white-collar jobs and 1,288 blue-collar jobs in South Boston.


  • Total Households15,509
  • Family Households6,117
  • Non-family Households9,392
  • Households With Children2,505
  • Households Without Children13,004
  • Average People Per Household1.96
There are currently 15,509 households in South Boston. Out of this total, 6,117 are family households, 9,392 are non-family households, 2,505 are households with children and 13,004 are households without children. The average number of people per household in South Boston is 1.96.

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

  • No High School1,322
  • Some High School5,915
  • Some College3,420
  • Associate Degree1,208
  • Bachelors Degree11,892
  • Graduate Degree6,025
There are 1,322 people living in South Boston without a high school degree, 5,915 people with some high school degree and 3,420 people with a college degree. 1,208 people have an associate degree, 11,892 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 6,025 boast a graduate degree.

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

  • Never Married17,579
  • Married9,026
  • Separated643
  • Widowed1,126
  • Divorced2,012
17,579 of the people living in South Boston have never been married, while 9,026 are married and 643 are separated. A total of 1,126 people are widowed and 2,012 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$144,221
  • Median Household Income$91,597
  • Median Income Under 25$131,875
  • Median Income 25-44$121,203
  • Median Income 45-64$60,407
  • Median Income Over 65$19,042

The average household income for people living in South Boston is $144,221, while the median household income is $91,597. The median income in South Boston is $131,875 for those under 25, $121,203 for those aged 25 to 44, $60,407 for those aged 45 to 64, and $19,042 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.