Boston is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 4,953 people and just one neighborhood, Boston is the 329th largest community in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Boston isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Boston are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Boston is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Boston who work in healthcare (13.64%), office and administrative support (12.52%) and sales jobs (9.82%).
Also of interest is that Boston has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Boston has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Boston has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Boston than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Boston may be for you.