Boyce is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 999 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Boyce is the 218th largest community in Louisiana.
Unlike some towns, Boyce isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Boyce are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Boyce is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Boyce who work in teaching (13.67%), office and administrative support (11.42%), and personal care services (9.55%).
Being a small town, Boyce does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Boyce, just 12.82% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Boyce in 2010 was $16,380, which is lower middle income relative to Louisiana, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $65,520 for a family of four. However, Boyce contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Boyce is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Boyce home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Boyce residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Boyce include Irish, French, German, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Boyce is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.