Boston, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 1,322 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.7%
 
Males: 608  (46.0%)
Females: 714  (54.0%)
Median resident age:  41.5 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 31626.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,959 (it was $19,313 in 2000)
Boston:

$30,959
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,505 (it was $9,622 in 2000)

Boston city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $70,660 (it was $42,200 in 2000)
Boston:

$70,660
GA:

$141,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $80,983; Detached houses: $100,151; Mobile homes: $30,916

Median gross rent in 2013: $486.

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  • Races in Boston, GA (2010)

    Boston races chart
    • 85464.9%Black alone
    • 42632.4%White alone
    • 272.1%Hispanic
    • 60.5%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Two or more races

Races in Boston detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Boston: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (5.2%), English (4.9%), United States (4.5%), German (2.8%), Scottish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 200 feet

Land area: 2.23 square miles.

Population density: 593 people per square mile   (low).

Boston,GA real estate house value index trend

Boston, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Boston:

  • High school or higher: 64.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 13.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Boston city:

  • Never married: 40.8%
  • Now married: 38.8%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

63 residents are foreign born (4.0% Latin America).

This city:

4.1%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Boston, Georgia as of September 26, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Boston to the number of sex offenders is 88 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $779 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,054 (1.3%)

Boston satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tallahassee, FL (37.1 miles , pop. 150,624).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (131.1 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (695.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Dixie, GA (2.4 miles ), Barwick, GA (2.7 miles ), Thomasville, GA (3.4 miles ), Pavo, GA (3.5 miles ), Quitman, GA (3.7 miles ), Coolidge, GA (4.0 miles ), Monticello, FL (4.2 miles ), Empress, GA (4.3 miles ).

Latitude: 30.79 N, Longitude: 83.79 W

Area code: 229

Boston household income distribution Boston home values distribution

Crime rates in Boston by Year
Type 2002 2003 2011 2012 2013
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00021
per 100,000 0.00.00.0150.575.9
Robberies 00011
per 100,000 0.00.00.075.275.9
Assaults 7815209
per 100,000 472.3555.91,126.11,504.9682.9
Burglaries 1520101011
per 100,000 1,012.11,389.9750.8752.4834.6
Thefts 1234472936
per 100,000 809.72,362.83,528.52,182.12,731.4
Auto thefts 82011
per 100,000 539.8139.00.075.275.9
Arson N/AN/A000
per 100,000 N/AN/A0.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 282.7) 240.2313.2417.7588.2392.6

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Crime rate in Boston detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.03
Georgia average:

2.73
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.1%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +39 (+2.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (20%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Construction (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Boston: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Boston, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Boston-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/13/2000, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.5 miles away from the Boston city center killed 6 people and injured 15 people and caused $5 million in damages.

On 4/19/1988, a category F3 tornado 32.4 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 18 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Boston-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 358.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 207.7 miles away from Boston center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 226.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 277.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 271.7 miles away from Boston center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 259.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Thomas County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Boston topographic map

Birthplace of: Bobby Walden - Football player, Jessie Small - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Boston:

  • THOMASVILLE NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; THOMASVILLE, GA)
  • BRIAN CENTER OF THOMASVILLE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; THOMASVILLE, GA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - THOMASVILLE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; THOMASVILLE, GA)
  • HOSPITALITY CARE CTR OF THOMASVILLE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; THOMASVILLE, GA)
  • HOSPICE OF SOUTHWEST GEORGIA (Hospital, about 12 miles away; THOMASVILLE, GA)
  • CAMELLIA GARDENS OF LIFE CARE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; THOMASVILLE, GA)
  • SOUTHWESTERN STATE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; THOMASVILLE, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Boston:

  • Wiregrass Georgia Technical College (about 27 miles; Valdosta, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,246)
  • Valdosta State University (about 31 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 11,155)
  • Florida State University (about 39 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 38,283)
  • Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (about 39 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 10,841)
  • Tallahassee Community College (about 41 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 10,904)
  • Bainbridge State College (about 45 miles; Bainbridge, GA; FT enrollment: 2,308)
  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 51 miles; Tifton, GA; FT enrollment: 2,564)

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Notable locations in Boston: Boston Fire Department Station 4 (A), Boston Carnegie Branch Moultrie-Colquitt County Library (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Boston City Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Thomas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.2%
(3.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.9% for Black residents, 34.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.1%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.9%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Boston (2011 data):

  • Synovus Bank: Boston Branch at 124 West Jefferson Street, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $26,863.3 mil, Deposits: $22,415.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 296 total offices, Holding Company: Synovus Financial Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.9
Georgia average:

12.6

Boston travel time to work - commute Boston mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Boston city (based on Thomas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,66467
Black Protestant3,97418
Mainline Protestant3,69620
Catholic8511
Other4683
None17,067-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Thomas County:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Thomas County:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Thomas County:

8.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Here:

6.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.8%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Thomas County:

30.5%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

6.3%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.2%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Boston:

41.6%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.3
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Boston:

22.9%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Boston:

13.7%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

37.4%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

50.1%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Boston:

80.1%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Boston, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 15$14,338
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$891
Police Protection - Officers 3$12,403$49,6120$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,748$44,9760$0
Solid Waste Management 5$6,355$15,2520$0
Sewerage 1$3,742$44,9040$0
Totals for Government 10$26,248$31,49817$15,229

Boston government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $184,000 ($139.18)
    Police Protection: $175,000 ($132.38)
    Water Utilities: $90,000 ($68.08)
    Central Staff Services: $69,000 ($52.19)
    Sewerage: $60,000 ($45.39)
    General - Other: $40,000 ($30.26)
    Parks & Recreation: $13,000 ($9.83)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000 ($9.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($9.08)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($3.78)
    Corrections - Other: $3,000 ($2.27)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Corrections: $3,000 ($2.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $24,000 ($18.15)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($5.30)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($3.03)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($3.03)
    Central Staff: $1,000 ($0.76)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $260,000 ($196.67)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $29,000 ($21.94)

Boston government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $71,000 ($53.71)
    Sewerage: $66,000 ($49.92)
    All Other: $5,000 ($3.78)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,000 ($1.51)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $92,000 ($69.59)
    All Other: $77,000 ($58.25)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $19,000 ($14.37)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($6.81)
    Property Sale Other: $2,000 ($1.51)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.76)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $98,000 ($74.13)
  • Tax - Property: $149,000 ($112.71)
    Other Selective Sales: $51,000 ($38.58)
    Public Utilities: $39,000 ($29.50)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $22,000 ($16.64)
    NEC: $20,000 ($15.13)

Boston government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $577,000 ($436.46)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $560,000 ($423.60)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $17,000 ($12.86)

Boston government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $296,000 ($223.90)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $17,000 ($12.86)

6.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,348 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Georgia average:

9.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Grady County, GA  0.83% ($30,197 average AGI)
from Leon County, FL  0.43% ($24,400)
from Colquitt County, GA  0.37% ($13,125)


6.60% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,576 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
Georgia average:

9.32%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Grady County, GA  0.80% ($27,008 average AGI)
to Leon County, FL  0.47% ($92,014)
to Colquitt County, GA  0.41% ($19,984)

Strongest AM radio stations in Boston:

  • WHGH (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: H. G. H INVESTMENT CORP.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WJEP (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; OCHLOCKNEE, GA; Owner: LIFELINE MINISTRIES, INCORPORATED)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMGA (1130 AM; 10 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: RADIO MOULTRIE, INC.)
  • WFRF (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FAITH RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMTM (1300 AM; 5 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: COLQUITT BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WPAX (1240 AM; 1 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: LENROB ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WGOV (950 AM; 4 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: W G O V, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WSFB (1490 AM; 1 kW; QUITMAN, GA; Owner: JIM CHION)
  • WJEM (1150 AM; 5 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: WJEM, INC.)
  • WCVC (1330 AM; daytime; 5 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL)

Strongest FM radio stations in Boston:

  • WTUF (106.3 FM; BOSTON, GA; Owner: BOSTON RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKVH (91.9 FM; MONTICELLO, FL; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WFSU-FM (88.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGLF (104.1 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYZK (96.7 FM; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: C. D. J., INC.)
  • WWLD (102.3 FM; CAIRO, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTLY (107.1 FM; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDMG-FM (99.5 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WTNT-FM (94.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRAK-FM (97.3 FM; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAFT (101.1 FM; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: CHRISTIAN RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WJYF (95.3 FM; NASHVILLE, GA; Owner: TIFTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WAAC (92.9 FM; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: WGOV, INC.)
  • WOBB (100.3 FM; TIFTON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMTM-FM (93.9 FM; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: COLQUITT BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WFSL (90.7 FM; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WAIB (103.1 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WWRQ-FM (107.9 FM; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WSTI-FM (105.3 FM; QUITMAN, GA; Owner: MAGNUM BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Boston:

  • WCTV (Channel 6; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: WCTV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTWC-TV (Channel 40; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: WTWC LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W38CM (Channel 22; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WTLH (Channel 49; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: WTLH LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTXL-TV (Channel 27; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: MEDIA VENTURE MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WABW-TV (Channel 14; PELHAM, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WALB (Channel 10; ALBANY, GA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WVAG (Channel 44; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: HUTCHENS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFXL (Channel 31; ALBANY, GA; Owner: WAITT LICENSE COMPANY OF GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • WVUP-CA (Channel 45; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION CORPORATION, INC.)
  • W25CP (Channel 25; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTBC-LP (Channel 65; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: TEMPLE BAPTIST CHURCH, INC.)
  • W19CP (Channel 19; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: TIFT AREA TV)
  • WBFL-CA (Channel 13; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: WTLH LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBVJ-LP (Channel 35; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: WTLH LICENSE CORP.)
  • W02CI (Channel 2; CAIRO/THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: CEE, INC.)

Boston fatal accident list:

Dec 11, 2005 08:23 PM, Co Rd 151, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 22, 2003 12:47 AM, Sr-38, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 10, 2003 10:45 AM, Us-84 (Sr 38), Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 11, 1999 10:21 PM, Us-84(Sr38), Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 12, 1989 11:28 AM, Sr38, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Boston)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 800ft W Of Int Of W Rr Ave And Brooks Ave (Lat: 30.795056 Lon: -83.804806), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 4.3 m, Call Sign: WQWK260
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.590 MHzGrant Date: 09/18/2015, Expiration Date: 09/18/2025, Certifier: Shantrice Cruse-ScottRegistrant: Csx Transportation Inc, 6735 Southpoint Dr S, 4th Flor J958, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6013, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • 602 E Horn St (Lat: 30.794639 Lon: -83.781528), Overall height: 92.4 m, Call Sign: WPNL782
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.343 MHz, 928.343 MHzGrant Date: 04/06/1998, Expiration Date: 04/06/2003, Cancellation Date: 07/06/2003Registrant: Phone: (401) 827-5840

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KD4ZYS, Licensee ID: L00423709, Grant Date: 04/13/1993, Expiration Date: 04/13/2003, Cancellation Date: 03/07/2002, Registrant: James E Hancock, Rt 1 Box 795, Boston, GA 31626
  • Call Sign: KF4CLE, Licensee ID: L01019386, Grant Date: 07/02/2015, Expiration Date: 08/14/2025, Certifier: Terry L Sadler, Registrant: Terry L Sadler, 3551 Five Forks Rd, Boston, GA 31626
  • Call Sign: KF4HSM, Licensee ID: L01116981, Grant Date: 02/18/2016, Expiration Date: 03/16/2026, Certifier: Wynona L Sadler, Registrant: Wynona L Sadler, 3551 Five Forks Rd, Boston, GA 31626
  • Call Sign: KJ4CQN, Licensee ID: L01378992, Grant Date: 03/12/2008, Expiration Date: 03/12/2018, Certifier: Lori L Cannon, Registrant: Lori L Cannon, Boston, GA 31626
  • Call Sign: KJ4GOJ, Licensee ID: L01430350, Grant Date: 09/11/2008, Expiration Date: 09/11/2018, Certifier: David S Chandler, Registrant: David S Chandler, 3119 Five Forks Rd, Boston, GA 31626
  • Call Sign: KJ4LOO, Licensee ID: L01486703, Grant Date: 04/27/2009, Expiration Date: 04/27/2019, Certifier: Zachary J Chandler, Registrant: Zachary J Chandler, 3119 Five Forks Road, Boston, GA 31626
  • Call Sign: KJ4PIK, Licensee ID: L01520109, Grant Date: 09/23/2009, Expiration Date: 09/23/2019, Certifier: Brian P Donovan, Registrant: Brian P Donovan, 668 Bernice Glenn Rd, Boston, GA 31626

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CHARLES D REICHERT AL3 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-200A (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 175EC , Serial Number: TX-1033, Year manufactured: 2013, Airworthiness Date: 12/20/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Charles D Reichert, 3478 Glasgow Rd, Boston, GA 31626
  • Aircraft: ECLIPSE AVIATION CORP EA500 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PW610F-A (950 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 54KJ , Serial Number: 000091, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 12/07/2007
    Registrant (Corporation): Swu LLC, 751 Hallman Rd, Boston, GA 31626
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7549R , Serial Number: 28-22111, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 09/06/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Josh G Herring, 6969 Whitney Camp Rd, Boston, GA 31626
  • Aircraft: JAMROS ROBERT L JR CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582UL-99 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 906WV , Serial Number: CH2-1008-2852, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 09/01/2009
    Registrant (Individual): B Davy Marchant, 19124 Us Highway 84 E, Boston, GA 31626

Drinking water stations with addresses in Boston and their reported violations in the past:

BOSTON (Population served: 1,378, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Most common first names in Boston, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4876.3 years
Mary2676.1 years
William2272.5 years
John1972.1 years
Annie1679.8 years
Willie1569.9 years
Frank1374.9 years
Robert1367.5 years
George1273.4 years
Charles1077.0 years
Most common last names in Boston, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams2978.1 years
Smith2976.8 years
Jones1778.0 years
Brooks1671.2 years
Brown1677.6 years
Davis1468.6 years
Johnson1475.1 years
Jackson1271.7 years
Cook1280.3 years
Miller1282.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (75%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17%)
  • Utility gas (5%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Boston compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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