Boston, MA has a population of 672,840 people with a median age of 32.1 and a median household income of $63,621. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Boston, MA grew from 669,469 to 672,840, a 0.5% increase and its median household income grew from $58,263 to $63,621, a 9.2% increase.
The population of Boston, MA is 45.4% White, 22.6% Black, and 19.1% Hispanic. 38.8% of the people in Boston, MA speak a non-English language, and 84.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Boston, MA are Boston University, with 10,379 graduates, Northeastern University, with 6,178 graduates, and University of Massachusetts-Boston, with 3,990 graduates.
The median property value in Boston, MA is $495,400, and the homeownership rate is 35%. Most people in Boston, MA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 29 minutes. The average car ownership in Boston, MA is 1 car per household.
Boston, MA is a census place located in Suffolk County, MA. It borders Brookline, MA; Cambridge, MA; Chelsea, MA; Dedham, MA; Everett, MA; Hull, MA; Milton, MA; Nahant, MA; Needham, MA; Newton, MA; Quincy, MA; Revere, MA; Somerville, MA; Watertown Town, MA; Winthrop Town, MA& 10 more.