Boaz, AL
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Boaz profile

Living in Boaz

Boaz is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 10,161 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Boaz is the 67th largest community in Alabama.

As is often the case in a small city, Boaz doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The education level of Boaz citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.33% of adults 25 and older in Boaz have a college degree.

The per capita income in Boaz in 2018 was $22,088, which is lower middle income relative to Alabama, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $88,352 for a family of four. However, Boaz contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Boaz is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Boaz home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Boaz residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Boaz also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.02% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Boaz include English, Irish, German, Portuguese, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Boaz is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.