Boston, Kentucky

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Population in July 2007: 3,294.
Males: 1,693  (51.4%)
Females: 1,601  (48.6%)
Median resident age:

35.3 years
Kentucky median age:

35.9 years

Zip code: 40004

Estimated median household income in 2019: $57,494 (it was $36,085 in 2000)
Boston:

$57,494
KY:

$52,295

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $28,466 (it was $15,295 in 2000)

Boston CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $154,702 (it was $80,400 in 2000)
Boston:

$154,702
KY:

$151,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $213,165; detached houses: $221,528; townhouses or other attached units: $140,471; in 2-unit structures: $122,979; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $132,224; mobile homes: $90,285
March 2019 cost of living index in Boston: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Boston, KY (2000)
    • 2,88698.7%White alone
    • 170.6%Hispanic
    • 120.4%Two or more races
    • 40.1%Black alone
    • 30.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.07%Asian alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Boston, Kentucky as of December 08, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Boston is 659 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 77.8 square miles.

Population density: 42 people per square mile   (very low).

Boston, Kentucky map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Boston CCD:

0.5% ($418)
Kentucky:

0.8% ($610)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (33.1 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (302.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

New Haven, KY (2.7 miles ),
Lebanon Junction, KY (2.8 miles ),
Bardstown, KY (3.1 miles ),
New Hope, KY (3.3 miles),
Coxs Creek, KY (3.6 miles ),
Elizabethtown, KY (3.7 miles ),
Hodgenville, KY (3.8 miles ),
Loretto, KY (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 37.76 N, Longitude: 85.62 W

Distribution of median household income in Boston, KY in 2019
Boston satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.2%
Kentucky:

5.1%
Most common industries in Boston, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (15.5%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Beverage & tobacco products (5.1%)
  • Health care (4.6%)
  • Educational services (4.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (23.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.0%)
  • Beverage & tobacco products (8.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Machinery (3.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (10.5%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Boston, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.5%)
  • Carpenters (3.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (10.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Carpenters (6.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (6.2%)
  • Cashiers (5.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.2%)

Average climate in Boston, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Boston, Kentucky average temperatures Boston, Kentucky average precipitation Boston, Kentucky humidity Boston, Kentucky wind speed Boston, Kentucky snowfall Boston, Kentucky sunshine Boston, Kentucky clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 72.1. This is about average.

City:

72.1
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 7.50. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.50
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.49. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.49
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Boston-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 51% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 32.8 miles away from the Boston place center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 81 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Boston-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 119% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 132.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 96.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 132.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 118.8 miles away from Boston center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 143.0 miles away from Boston center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 130.7 miles away from Boston 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 Nelson County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Boston:

  • COLONIAL HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BARDSTOWN, KY)
  • FLAGET MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (MEMBER OF SAINT JOSEPH H Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; BARDSTOWN, KY)
  • BARDSTOWN DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; BARDSTOWN, KY)
  • VNA NAZARETH HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; BARDSTOWN, KY)
  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY)
  • SURGICAL CENTER OF ELIZABETHTOWN (Hospital, about 13 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY)
  • SUNRISE MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HODGENVILLE, KY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Boston:

  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 14 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; Full-time enrollment: 3,762)
  • Sullivan University (about 32 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,129)
  • Bellarmine University (about 33 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • University of Louisville (about 33 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 16,640)
  • Campbellsville University (about 33 miles; Campbellsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,948)
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 34 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 35 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 7,950)

Public elementary/middle school in Boston:

  • BOSTON SCHOOL (Students: 178, Location: 130 WILSON CREEK RD, Grades: KG-8)
See full list of schools located in Boston

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Notable location: Boston Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Boston: Temple Hill Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Henry Pierson Crowe - Decorated USMC veteran of banana wars.

Nelson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.6 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

73.0%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.6%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

12.0%
Whole state:

15.8%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.3%
Whole state:

6.6%
4 people in unknown juvenile institutions in 2000
4 people in religious group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Boston:

Marital status in Boston, KY
  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 60.5%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

For population 25 years and over in Boston:

  • High school or higher: 78.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Kentucky average:

13.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Boston, KY (based on Nelson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,42138
Catholic10,0079
Mainline Protestant2,38715
Black Protestant5643
Other2342
None19,824-
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: 6
Here:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Nelson County:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
This county:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

4.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.7%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Nelson County:

27.1%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Nelson County:

12.9%
Kentucky:

15.9%

5.57% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,307 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.57%
Kentucky average:

6.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Jefferson County, KY  1.47% ($38,868 average AGI)
from Bullitt County, KY  0.81% ($46,384)
from Hardin County, KY  0.33% ($35,678)


4.74% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,025 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.74%
Kentucky average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Jefferson County, KY  1.13% ($37,941 average AGI)
to Bullitt County, KY  0.50% ($36,528)
to Hardin County, KY  0.34% ($42,683)

Strongest AM radio stations in Boston:

  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBRT (1320 AM; 1 kW; BARDSTOWN, KY; Owner: CBC OF NELSON COUNTY, INC.)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLCR (1470 AM; daytime; 2 kW; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: LCR PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WIEL (1400 AM; 1 kW; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN CBC, INC.)
  • WGTK (970 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WDRD (680 AM; 1 kW; NEWBURG, KY; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Boston:

  • WKMO (106.3 FM; HODGENVILLE, KY; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN CBC, INC.)
  • WASE (103.5 FM; RADCLIFF, KY; Owner: W & B BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKUE (90.9 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WQXE (98.3 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: SKYTOWER COMMUNICATIONS-E'TOWN, INC.)
  • WTHX (107.3 FM; LEBANON JUNCTION, KY; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN CBC, INC.)
  • WJIE-FM (88.5 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: EVANGEL SCHOOLS, INC.)
  • WLVK (105.5 FM; FORT KNOX, KY; Owner: BIG CAT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAMZ (97.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAKY-FM (102.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, KY; Owner: WASHINGTON COUNTY CBC, INC.)
  • WLSK (100.9 FM; LEBANON, KY; Owner: CBC OF MARION COUNTY, INC)
  • WRVI (105.9 FM; VALLEY STATION, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WLRS (105.1 FM; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WFPL (89.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WTFX-FM (100.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQMF (95.7 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVLC (99.9 FM; MANNSVILLE, KY; Owner: PATRICIA RODGERS)
  • WSFR (107.7 FM; CORYDON, IN; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRZI (101.5 FM; VINE GROVE, KY; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN CBC, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Boston:

  • WBKI-TV (Channel 34; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKZT-TV (Channel 23; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WBKI-CA (Channel 28; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W39CJ (Channel 39; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WHAS-TV (Channel 11; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BELO KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WDRB (Channel 41; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFTE (Channel 58; SALEM, IN; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
Boston fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Boston fatal accident list:

Jan 23, 2015 12:57 AM, Us-62, Lat: 37.785258, Lon: -85.675078, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 10, 1991 08:45 PM, 62, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Aug 6, 1981 11:30 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 0.8mTotal length
  • 3,096Total average daily traffic
  • 247Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,096Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Fred Kleber, 5.3 Mi Ssw (Lat: 37.717778 Lon: -85.708611), Type: 126.4, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: Global Tower, LLC, Fcc-Contact@global-Towers.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-0320
  • Timothy J Duffy, 5.3 Mi Ssw (Lat: 37.717778 Lon: -85.708611), Type: 126.4, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, Jcohen@wbklaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 783-4141
  • Timothy J Duffy, 5.3 Mi Ssw (Lat: 37.717778 Lon: -85.708611), Type: 126.4, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, Jcohen@wbklaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 783-4141
  • Leslie N Nixon, 5.3 Mi Ssw (Lat: 37.717778 Lon: -85.708611), Type: 126.4, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: Global Tower, LLC, Fcc-Contact@gtpsites.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-0320
  • Kristen Cesana, 5.3 Mi Ssw (Lat: 37.717778 Lon: -85.708611), Type: 126.4, Structure height: 21093 m, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: Global Tower, LLC, Fcc-Contact@gtpsites.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-0320
  • 5.3 Mi Ssw (Lat: 37.717778 Lon: -85.708611), Type: 126.4, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: Cellular Information Systems Of Florence Inc Dba , Dreed@iclub.Org, , Richm-ond, Phone: (606) 544-5800

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Hwy 61 (Lat: 37.814444 Lon: -85.694722), Call Sign: WPXD659,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.137 MHz, 466.137 MHz, Grant Date: 01/19/2013, Expiration Date: 03/12/2023, Certifier: James B Noe, Registrant: Rcs Communications, 4445 Robards Lane, Louisville, KY 40218, Phone: (502) 587-7384, Fax: (502) 584-6999, Email:
  • 1730 North Stillwell Road (Lat: 37.756472 Lon: -85.645000), Type: Building, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQTD478,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.825 MHz, Grant Date: 01/09/2014, Expiration Date: 01/09/2024, Certifier: Joseph Pfeiffer, Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Hardin/Nelson, 5.3 Mi Ssw (Lat: 37.717778 Lon: -85.708611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 126.4 m, Call Sign: WQOB848,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/05/2011, Expiration Date: 08/05/2021, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I Street, Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Boston)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32-260 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3811W, N3811W, N-3811W, Serial Number: 32-741, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 08/10/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 03/15/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Gerard A Martin, 375 Nelsonville Loop, Boston, KY 40107
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7059W, N7059W, N-7059W, Serial Number: 28-811, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 09/26/1962, Certificate Issue Date: 11/13/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Gerard A Martin, 375 Nelsonville Loop, Boston, KY 40107
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 120 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 76948, N76948, N-76948, Serial Number: 11390, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 10/07/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 09/29/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Gerard A Martin, 375 Nelsonville Loop, Boston, KY 40107

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 16. The highest number of reported fires - 31 took place in 2014, and the least - 3 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Boston, KY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (41.5%), and Outside Fires (35.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Boston, KY
    • 11241.5%Structure Fires
    • 9735.9%Outside Fires
    • 5219.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 93.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Boston, KY
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Boston, KY
  • 52.5%Electricity
  • 25.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 7.8%Wood
  • 1.0%Utility gas
  • 0.6%Solar energy
  • 0.6%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Boston, KY
  • 47.3%Electricity
  • 30.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.9%Wood


Boston compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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