New Boston, IL

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640 Vital Statistics. 20 Condition Alerts found.

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New Boston Profile


Overview

New Boston is a tiny city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 653 people and just one neighborhood, New Boston is the 708th largest community in Illinois. New Boston has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in New Boston, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 49.09% of New Boston’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, New Boston is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in New Boston who work in sales jobs (14.55%), office and administrative support (11.21%), and food service (6.06%).


Setting & Lifestyle

New Boston’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, New Boston has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes New Boston a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One downside of living in New Boston is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In New Boston, the average commute to work is 33.67 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

New Boston is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

New Boston Demographics

In terms of college education, New Boston ranks among the least educated cities in the nation, as only 3.82% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in New Boston in 2010 was $20,917, which is lower middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $83,668 for a family of four.

The people who call New Boston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of New Boston residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in New Boston include Irish, English, Swedish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in New Boston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
New Boston 0.101011101001110
Illinois 3.84
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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New Boston 0.101011101001110
Illinois 19.89
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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New Boston 0.101011101001110
Illinois 33

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

MERCER COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 404


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Mercer County High School
1500 S College Ave
Aledo, IL, 61231
09-12
Apollo Elem School
801 Sw 9 Th St
Aledo, IL, 61231
PK-04
New Boston Elem School
301 Jefferson St
New Boston, IL, 61272
PK-04
Mercer County Intermediate School
1002 Sw 6 Th St
Aledo, IL, 61231
05-06
Mercer County Jr High School
203 N Washington St
Joy, IL, 61260
07-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.8% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.2% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.6% 3.4%

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