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Area: 0.157 square miles

Population: 1,202

Population density:
Boston Square:

7,645 people per square mile
Grand Rapids:

4,503 people per square mile
  • Races in 2019
    • 59048.8%Black
    • 39432.6%White
    • 16013.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 363.0%Two or more races
    • 231.9%Asian
    • 60.5%Some other race
Age and Sex of Residents in Boston Square in Grand Rapids, MI
Median household income in 2019:
Boston Square:

$39,553
Grand Rapids:

$51,817

  • Distribution of median household income

  • Distribution of median household income
  • 42Less than $10,000
  • 81$10,000 to $19,999
  • 78$20,000 to $29,999
  • 49$30,000 to $39,999
  • 40$40,000 to $49,999
  • 38$50,000 to $59,999
  • 59$60,000 to $74,999
  • 39$75,000 to $99,999
  • 29$100,000 to $124,999
  • 34$125,000 to $149,999
  • 26$150,000 to $199,999
  • 3$200,000 or more
  • Distribution of owner-occupied house/condo value

  • Distribution of owner-occupied house/condo value
  • 49Less than $50,000
  • 79$50,000 to $99,999
  • 89$100,000 to $149,999
  • 70$150,000 to $199,999
  • 37$200,000 to $249,999
  • 13$250,000 to $299,999
  • 18$300,000 to $399,999
  • Distribution of rent paid by renters

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters
  • 45Less than $100
  • 21$100 to $199
  • 38$200 to $299
  • 18$300 to $399
  • 49$400 to $499
  • 43$500 to $599
  • 47$600 to $699
  • 38$700 to $799
  • 41$800 to $899
  • 15$900 to $999
  • 10$1,000 to $1,249
  • 11$1,250 to $1,499
Median rent in 2019:
Boston Square:

$660
Grand Rapids:

$836

Zip codes: 49507.

Males:

589
Females:

613
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

29.7 years
Whole city:

30.5 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

30.5 years
Whole city:

32.4 years

Average household size:
Boston Square:

11.7 people
Grand Rapids:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
Boston Square:

54.7%
Grand Rapids:

42.5%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

28.4%
Grand Rapids:

34.1%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
Boston Square:

14.4%
Grand Rapids:

21.1%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
Boston Square:

16.4%
Grand Rapids:

13.6%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
Boston Square:

27.8%
Grand Rapids:

25.5%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
Boston Square:

23.2%
city:

22.8%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
Boston Square:

0.7%
Grand Rapids:

4.8%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

72.1%
Grand Rapids:

72.2%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
Boston Square:

22.6%
Grand Rapids:

16.2%

Percentage of native residents but born outside the U.S.:
Here:

1.2%
city:

0.8%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

4.1%
Grand Rapids:

10.8%

Educational Attainment in 2019
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Boston Square
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Boston Square
  • 41 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 73 rooms
  • 134 rooms
  • 395 rooms
  • 606 rooms
  • 587 rooms
  • 358 rooms
  • 379+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Boston Square
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Boston Square
  • 531 room
  • 502 rooms
  • 543 rooms
  • 384 rooms
  • 495 rooms
  • 696 rooms
  • 167 rooms
  • 128 rooms
  • 79+ rooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Boston Square
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Boston Square
  • 12no bedroom
  • 41 bedroom
  • 452 bedrooms
  • 1353 bedrooms
  • 424 bedrooms
  • 175+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Boston Square
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Boston Square
  • 53no bedroom
  • 231 bedroom
  • 322 bedrooms
  • 873 bedrooms
  • 184 bedrooms
  • 95+ bedrooms
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

1.7
Grand Rapids:

1.9

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in apartments:
Here:

1.2
city:

1.2

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
Boston Square:

73.7%
Grand Rapids:

63.3%

Average estimated value of detached houses in 2019 (82.7% of all units):
Boston Square:

$122,208
Grand Rapids:

$145,090

Year house built in Boston Square
  • Year house built in Boston Square
  • 32014 or later
  • 32010 to 2013
  • 242000 to 2009
  • 171990 to 1999
  • 541980 to 1989
  • 361970 to 1979
  • 471960 to 1969
  • 1011950 to 1959
  • 721940 to 1949
  • 2071939 or earlier
Owners and renters by unit type

City-data.com crime index for city in 2019 (higher means more crime):
City:

286.1
U.S. average:

211.9

  • Travel time to work (commute)

  • Travel time to work (commute)
  • 3Less than 5 minutes
  • 455 to 9 minutes
  • 14610 to 14 minutes
  • 9615 to 19 minutes
  • 13920 to 24 minutes
  • 1725 to 29 minutes
  • 2930 to 34 minutes
  • 235 to 39 minutes
  • 1340 to 44 minutes
  • 845 to 59 minutes
  • 1560 to 89 minutes
  • 590 or more minutes
  • Means of transportation to work

  • Means of transportation to work
  • 74.0%454Drove a car alone
  • 15.0%92Carpooled
  • 6.8%42Bus
  • 4.4%27Bicycle
  • 5.4%33Walked
  • 3.1%19Worked at home
  • Time leaving home to go to work

  • Time leaving home to go to work
  • 2812:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.
  • 175:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.
  • 285:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.
  • 426:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.
  • 556:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.
  • 587:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.
  • 537:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.
  • 348:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.
  • 198:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.
  • 229:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.
  • 810:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.
  • 1811:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.
  • 4712:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.
  • 864:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.

Occupations of males:

  • Percentage of males in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    4.7%
    city:

    8.4%

  • Percentage of males in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    3.8%
    city:

    3.6%

  • Percentage of males in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    7.0%
    city:

    1.8%

  • Percentage of males in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    2.6%
    city:

    2.9%

  • Percentage of males in service occupations:
    Here:

    19.3%
    city:

    16.0%

  • Percentage of males in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    10.9%
    city:

    15.8%

  • Percentage of males in farming, fishing, and forestry occupations:
    Here:

    8.3%
    city:

    1.7%

  • Percentage of males in construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:
    Here:

    2.9%
    city:

    6.9%

  • Percentage of males in production occupations:
    Here:

    24.9%
    city:

    12.4%

  • Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    3.4%
    city:

    3.9%

  • Percentage of males in material moving occupations:
    Here:

    3.1%
    city:

    7.5%


Occupations of females:

  • Percentage of females in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    2.6%
    city:

    7.2%

  • Percentage of females in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    4.1%
    city:

    5.3%

  • Percentage of females in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    5.0%
    city:

    1.1%

  • Percentage of females in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    6.4%
    city:

    2.5%

  • Percentage of females in legal occupations:
    Here:

    1.4%
    city:

    0.7%

  • Percentage of females in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    5.2%
    city:

    7.2%

  • Percentage of females in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    5.1%
    city:

    10.0%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    26.6%
    city:

    23.3%

  • Percentage of females in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    26.7%
    city:

    25.8%

  • Percentage of females in construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:
    Here:

    1.1%
    city:

    0.3%

  • Percentage of females in production occupations:
    Here:

    10.3%
    city:

    7.1%

  • Percentage of females in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    1.0%
    city:

    1.0%

  • Percentage of females in material moving occupations:
    Here:

    4.4%
    city:

    2.9%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
    Boston Square:

    28.0%
    Grand Rapids:

    15.9%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undergraduate colleges:
    Boston Square:

    4.6%
    Grand Rapids:

    6.7%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
    Boston Square:

    1.7%
    Grand Rapids:

    1.8%

  • Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
    Boston Square:

    19.0%
    Grand Rapids:

    17.8%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
Boston Square:

23.3%
Grand Rapids:

22.4%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2019):
Boston Square:

2003
Grand Rapids:

2009

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2019):
Boston Square:

2012
Grand Rapids:

2018

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
Boston Square:

73.6%
Grand Rapids:

77.4%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 83.2%Utility gas
  • 12.3%Electricity
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%Other fuel

Roads and streets:

Kalamazoo Ave SE

Length: 0.60 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 1251 to 1640

Dickinson St SE

Length: 0.39 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1000 to 1199

Boston St SE

Length: 0.37 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 1000 to 1220

Blaine Ave SE

Length: 0.34 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1400 to 1699

Ramona St SE

Length: 0.34 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1100 to 1199

Cottage Grove St SE

Length: 0.27 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1000 to 1059

Evergreen St SE

Length: 0.25 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1000 to 10007

Oakdale St SE

Length: 0.20 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1000 to 1199

Adams St SE

Length: 0.17 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1000 to 1099

Silver Ave SE

Length: 0.13 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1550 to 1699

Ewing Ave SE

Length: 0.13 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1200 to 1399

Noble St SE

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1000 to 1126

Toren St SE

Length: 0.10 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1000 to 1099

Orville St SE

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1100 to 1128

Fuller Ave SE

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1526 to 1699

Temple St SE

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1039 to 1099

Nelson Ave SE

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1600 to 1699

Alto Ave SE

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1230 to 1299

Railroad features:

Conrail RR

Length: 0.27 miles
Direction: E-W
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