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The Boston Census Designated Place had a population of 545 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Boston is located at latitude 40.312 and longitude -79.8231 in Allegheny County. The formal boundaries for the Boston Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 0.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Allegheny County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 761 feet.
The Boston Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2631251) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
|Total Population||545 (100%)|
|Population in Households||545 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||434 (79.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$49,499|
|Average Household Income||$61,582|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,619|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||267 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||179 (67.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||68 (25.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||20 ( 7.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$109,127|
|Average Home Value||$127,514|
|Housing Affordability Index3||261|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.7%|
|Per Capita Income||1.46%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.11%|
The table below compares Boston to the other 1,761 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 1274||28th|
|Population Density||# 794||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 1244||29th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1416||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1014||42nd|
|Diversity Index||# 1229||30th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.