GA

National Population : 333,590,059
Georgia State Population : 10,835,660

About Boston, GA

Boston, GA is located in Thomas County in the state of Georgia.

The total City Population for Boston is about 1,317 with about 225 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,463.

The Average Home Value is $105,600.00, which is roughly 25% lower than the Average Home Value of $139,998.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 44% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $37,287.00, which is roughly 25% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,600.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 35% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Boston is about 10.9%.

Georgia is ranked #51 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 7.47 out of 100.

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Voting

Thomas County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 32.78% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 59.28%
Democratic: 39.85%
Libertarian: 0.87%


Nearby Locations

Dixie, GA (7.06 mi.)
Thomasville, GA (8.78 mi.)
Metcalf, GA (11.49 mi.)
Pavo, GA (11.71 mi.)
Quitman, GA (13.57 mi.)
Coolidge, GA (17.19 mi.)
Morven, GA (18.85 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 31626
Latitude : 30.791556
Longitude : -83.806838
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 185 ft.
Area Code(s) : 229

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.47
Male Population Estimate : 48.14%
Female Population Estimate : 51.86%
Median Age : 42.8
Male Median Age : 42.3
Female Median Age : 43.2

White Population Estimate : 54.17%
Black Population Estimate : 43.89%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.34%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.14%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.32%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.46%
Other Population Estimate : 1.56%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Boston specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Thomas County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2018)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Thomas County: About 264 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Thomas County is about 11% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 8% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.