Boswell is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 763 people and just one neighborhood, Boswell is the 349th largest community in Indiana. Much of the housing stock in Boswell was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Boswell, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 49.24% of Boswell’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Boswell is a town of transportation and shipping workers, sales and office workers and service providers. 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 great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Boswell a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Boswell has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Boswell’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Being a small town, Boswell does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.