New Boston is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 4,688 people and two constituent neighborhoods, New Boston is the 385th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities, New Boston isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in New Boston are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, New Boston is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in New Boston who work in office and administrative support (13.30%), sales jobs (12.74%), and healthcare (8.10%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of New Boston spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.99 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small city, New Boston doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The rate of college-level education in New Boston is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.56% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in New Boston in 2010 was $17,659, which is lower middle income relative to Texas, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,636 for a family of four.
New Boston is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call New Boston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of New Boston residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in New Boston include German, French , English, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in New Boston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.