The Borough of Boswell had a population of 1,225 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Boswell is located at latitude 40.1615 and longitude -79.0275 in Somerset County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Boswell (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Somerset County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,857 feet.
The Borough of Boswell (GNIS ID: 1215583) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Boswell population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,225|
|Population in Familes||926|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.2|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||663 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||299 (45.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||257 (38.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||107 (16.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$73,065|
|Average Home Value||$78,010|
|Median Household Income||$33,063|
|Average Household Income||$46,912|
|Per Capita Income||$21,292|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.3%|
|Per Capita Income||1.5%|
The table below compares Boswell to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 872||51st|
|Population Density1||# 803||54th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1299||26th|
|Median Household Income||# 1665||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1427||19th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.