Boswell, IN

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Boswell Profile


Overview

Boswell is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 762 people and just one neighborhood, Boswell is the 349th largest community in Indiana. Boswell has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Boswell is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 49.24% of the Boswell workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Boswell is a town of transportation and shipping workers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Boswell who work in office and administrative support (14.80%), management occupations (8.46%), and food service (4.53%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Boswell is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Boswell really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Boswell perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

Being a small town, Boswell does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Boswell Demographics

The citizens of Boswell are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.85% of adults in Boswell have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Boswell in 2010 was $21,535, which is upper middle income relative to Indiana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,140 for a family of four. However, Boswell contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Boswell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Boswell residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Boswell also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.96% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Boswell include Irish, English, French , and Dutch.

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

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
Boswell 0.101011101001110
Indiana 3.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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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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Boswell 0.101011101001110
Indiana 25.96
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Boswell 0.101011101001110
Indiana 31

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 13 Condition Alerts found.

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 2 districts:

BENTON COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORP


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District Quality Compared to Indiana

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Better than of IN 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 IN Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Boswell Elementary School
414 W Main St
Boswell, IN, 47921
KG-06
Otterbein Elementary School
111 W Oxford St
Otterbein, IN, 47970
KG-06
Prairie Crossing Elementary Sch
2758 S 400 E
Oxford, IN, 47971
KG-06
Benton Central Jr Sr High Sch
4241 E 300 S
Oxford, IN, 47971
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 47.5% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.3% 41.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.2% 7.9%

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SOUTH NEWTON SCHOOL CORP


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District Quality Compared to Indiana

(10 is best)

Better than of IN 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)

Discipline District State
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 IN Quality Rating Compared to Nation
South Newton Middle Sch
13100 S 50 E
Kentland, IN, 47951
06-08
South Newton Senior High Sch
13102 S 50 E
Kentland, IN, 47951
09-12
South Newton Elementary Sch
13188 S 50 E
Kentland, IN, 47951
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 58.4% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 48.7% 41.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.7% 7.9%

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