In 2020, Boston, MA had a population of 689k people with a median age of 32.4 and a median household income of $76,298. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Boston, MA grew from 684,379 to 689,326, a 0.723% increase and its median household income grew from $71,115 to $76,298, a 7.29% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Boston, MA are White (Non-Hispanic) (44.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (22%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (9.73%), White (Hispanic) (7.38%), and Other (Hispanic) (5.55%).
None of the households in Boston, MA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
85.9% of the residents in Boston, MA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Boston, MA are Boston University (12,396 degrees awarded in 2020), Northeastern University (7,668 degrees), and Northeastern University Lifelong Learning Network (4,016 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Boston, MA was $581,200, and the homeownership rate was 35.3%. Most people in Boston, MA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 30.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Boston, MA was 1 car per household.