Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama

Population In Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama

Population8608

In terms of political views, the Boaz (Etowah County) population skews Republican. The top religion in Boaz (Etowah County) is Protestant. The top age group is 45-64 per census data.

Household Types in Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama

  • Singles in Boaz (Etowah County) 43.8%
  • Married Couples in Boaz (Etowah County) 56.2%

Age Groups of People Living in Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama

  • 18 to 24 year olds 8.0%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 20.8%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 26.2%
  • 65+ year olds 21.7%

Race Diversity in Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama

The Race Diversity score in Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama is 4.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 1.1%
  • Whites 96.2%
  • Black or African Americans 0.0%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 1.2%
  • Asians 0.2%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%
  • Multi 2.1%
  • Other 0.2%

The Religion of people living in Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama

The primary religious affiliation in Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama is 12.0Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant71.8%
Catholic7.3%
Orthodox0.0%
Other / Christian0.0%
Mormon0.8%
Jewish0.0%
Muslim0.6%
Buddhist0.0%
Hindu0.0%
Other / Non-Christian0.0%
No Religion19.5%

Industry and Occupation in Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama

The top industry present in Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama is Manufacturing. 25.0 % of residents work in Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, while only 14.6% work in Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama is 60.2.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.0%
  • Construction 6.8%
  • Manufacturing 21.7%
  • Wholesale trade 3.1%
  • Retail trade 17.1%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 5.4%
  • Information 0.6%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 3.4%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 5.7%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 21.0%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 4.6%
  • Other services, except public administration 6.1%
  • Public administration 4.6%

The Occupation Diversity score in Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama is 86.6.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 23.6%
  • Service occupations 14.7%
  • Sales and office occupations 22.1%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 14.6%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 25.0%

Average Educational level of people living in Boaz (Etowah County),Alabama

48.7% of residents in Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 30.7% of residents in Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Boaz (Etowah County), Alabama is 63.8.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 16.3%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 35.0%
  • Some college or associate's degree 34.0%
  • Bachelor's degree 8.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree 6.4%