KY

National Population : 333,590,059
Kentucky State Population : 4,519,884

About Boston, KY

Boston, KY is located in Nelson County in the state of Kentucky.

The total City Population for Boston is about 113 with about 22 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,394.

The Average Home Value is $169,900.00, which is roughly 45% higher than the Average Home Value of $94,219.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 10% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $64,137.00, which is roughly 39% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,100.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 10% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Boston is about 0%.

Kentucky is ranked #37 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.82 out of 100.

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Voting

Nelson County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 54.23% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 67.55%
Democratic: 30.92%
Libertarian: 1.15%
Other: 0.37%


Nearby Locations

New Haven, KY (7.55 mi.)
Howardstown, KY (7.55 mi.)
Trappist, KY (7.55 mi.)
Lebanon Jct, KY (8.50 mi.)
Bardstown, KY (10.25 mi.)
Loretto, KY (10.90 mi.)
New Hope, KY (11.88 mi.)
E Town, KY (12.64 mi.)
Elizabethtown, KY (12.64 mi.)
Hodgenville, KY (12.80 mi.)
White City, KY (12.80 mi.)
Saint Francis, KY (12.86 mi.)
Deatsville, KY (13.54 mi.)
Samuels, KY (13.54 mi.)
Lenore, KY (13.54 mi.)
Coxs Creek, KY (13.54 mi.)
Highgrove, KY (13.54 mi.)
Radcliff, KY (17.40 mi.)
Buffalo, KY (17.88 mi.)
Shepherdsvlle, KY (18.05 mi.)
Shepherdsville, KY (18.05 mi.)
Hebron Ests, KY (18.05 mi.)
Pioneer Vlg, KY (18.05 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 40107
Latitude : 37.773784
Longitude : -85.634062
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 509 ft.
Area Code(s) : 502

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.58
Male Population Estimate : 43.90%
Female Population Estimate : 42.44%
Median Age : 42.7
Male Median Age : 43.0
Female Median Age : 42.5

White Population Estimate : 85.17%
Black Population Estimate : 0.38%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.92%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.50%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.00%
Other Population Estimate : 0.46%

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 Nelson County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Nelson County: About 108 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Nelson County is about 3% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 63% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.