Boyds, MD

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Boyds Profile


Overview

Boyds is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 6,800 people and just one neighborhood, Boyds is the 110th largest community in Maryland. Boyds has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Boyds, where the median household income is $154,246.00.

Boyds home prices are not only among the most expensive in Maryland, but Boyds real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Boyds is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.85% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Boyds is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Boyds who work in management occupations (17.24%), computer science and math (17.05%), and business and financial occupations (8.56%).

Also of interest is that Boyds has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Boyds has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.


Setting & Lifestyle

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

One downside of living in Boyds, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 34.29 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.

Even though Boyds is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the subway for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.

Boyds Demographics

If knowledge is power, Boyds is a pretty powerful place. 65.91% of the adults in Boyds have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Boyds in 2010 was $40,882, which is upper middle income relative to Maryland, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $163,528 for a family of four.

Boyds is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Boyds home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Boyds residents report their race to be Asian, followed by White. Boyds also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.25% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Boyds include Iranian, English, German, and Lebanese.

Boyds also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 47.42%.

The most common language spoken in Boyds is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese 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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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Boyds 0.101011101001110
Maryland 4.57
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Boyds 0.101011101001110
Maryland 23.15
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Boyds 0.101011101001110
Maryland 57

Neighborhood Public School Data

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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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

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 34.2% 44.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.6% 38.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 6.0%

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