Businesses in Boston, Kentucky

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 18.6%
 Industry: 17.8%
 Home Services: 10.2%
 Religion: 8.5%
 Food: 6.8%
 Community & Government: 5.9%
 Local Services: 5.9%
 Education: 5.1%
 Sports & Activities: 5.1%
 Other: 16.1%
Area of Boston, Kentucky1.98 sq mi
Population284
Male Population137 (48.1%)
Female Population147 (51.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +29.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +22.9%
Median Age44
Male Median Age42.7
Female Median Age45.3
Area Codes502
Local TimeSunday 12:47 PM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Lat & Lng37.78756° / -85.67274°
Zip Codes40107

Boston, Kentucky - Map

Boston, Kentucky Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population219239231284
Population Density110.6 / mi²120.7 / mi²116.7 / mi²143.5 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Boston, Kentucky Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 22.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Boston, Kentucky+29.7%+18.8%+22.9%
Kentucky+37.1%+20.9%+9.9%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Boston, Kentucky Median Age

Median Age: 44 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Boston, Kentucky44 years45.3 years42.7 years
Kentucky38 years39.3 years36.7 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Boston, Kentucky Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 541115
5-96815
10-147816
15-1913620
20-2481120
25-298615
30-34359
35-3913721
40-449919
45-49141933
50-54111122
55-598917
60-647513
65-6971320
70-748413
75-79449
80-843610
85 Plus337
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Boston, Kentucky Population Density

Population Density: 143.5 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Boston, Kentucky2841.98 sq mi143.5 / mi²
Kentucky4.5 million40,408 sq mi110.6 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Boston, Kentucky Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1740 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Boston, Kentucky CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Boston, Kentucky5,452 t19.2 t2,754 t/mi²
Kentucky80,701,117 t18.1 t1,997 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Boston, Kentucky CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)5,452 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita19.2 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
1/27/906:05 AM3.879.8 km5,300 m16km S of English, Indianausgs.gov
1/24/9010:20 AM3.981.8 km10,000 m21km S of English, Indianausgs.gov
8/22/808:49 PM3.169.9 km5,000 meastern Kentuckyusgs.gov
3/23/801:38 PM3.191.4 km5,900 m23km SSW of Cloverport, Kentuckyusgs.gov

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