Boone

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  1. Boone Legal Resources
  2. Boone Statistics
  3. Boone Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Boone Employment Information
  5. Boone Family Information
  6. Boone Education Information
  7. Boone Public Benefits Information
  8. Boone Criminal Information
  9. Boone Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. Boone Zip Codes


Boone Legal Resources

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Boone Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 17,955
  • Land Area (2000): 102.892 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 4.017 square kilometers

Boone Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
1999 13,788 2002 13,925 2005 13,507
2000 14,461 2003 13,367 2006 13,455
2001 13,701 2004 13,336 2007 13,283

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Houses (2000): 6,604

Boone Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 13,881 78.14%
 Rural, Farm 38 0.21%
 Rural, Non-farm 3,846 21.65%

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Boone Employment Information

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Boone Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Accommodation and Food Services 735 18.30%
2. Educational Services 617 15.36%
3. Construction 334 8.32%
4. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 216 5.38%
5. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 156 3.88%
6. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 152 3.78%
7. Finance and Insurance 120 2.99%
8. Metal Manufactuing 99 2.47%
9. Food and Beverage Stores 88 2.19%
10. Department and Other General Stores 86 2.14%
11. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 85 2.12%
12. Health Care 77 1.92%
13. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 69 1.72%
14. Public Administration 64 1.59%
15. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 61 1.52%
16. Nonmetallic Mineral Manufacturing 61 1.52%
17. Wood Manufacturing 59 1.47%
18. Other Transportation 58 1.44%
19. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 55 1.37%
20. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 52 1.29%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Educational Services 1,030 25.78%
2. Accommodation and Food Services 637 15.94%
3. Health Care 391 9.79%
4. Finance and Insurance 148 3.70%
5. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 147 3.68%
6. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 136 3.40%
7. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 111 2.78%
8. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 102 2.55%
9. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 101 2.53%
10. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 100 2.50%
11. Social Assistance 91 2.28%
12. Food and Beverage Stores 86 2.15%
13. Department and Other General Stores 85 2.13%
14. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 65 1.63%
15. Personal and Laundry Services 58 1.45%
16. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 54 1.35%
17. Nonmetallic Mineral Manufacturing 47 1.18%
18. Construction 43 1.08%
19. Other Direct Selling Estab 37 0.93%
20. Apparel Manufacturing 36 0.90%

Boone Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Postsecondary Teachers 225 5.60%
2. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 215 5.35%
3. Waiters and Waitresses 211 5.25%
4. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 183 4.56%
5. Other Production Occupations 181 4.51%
6. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 140 3.49%
7. Other Installation / Maintenance 130 3.24%
8. Other Personal Care, Not child care 124 3.09%
9. Other Food Preparation and Servers 110 2.74%
10. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 108 2.69%
11. Computer Specialists 107 2.66%
12. Cashiers 106 2.64%
13. Other Management Occupations 105 2.61%
14. Vehicle Mechanics 105 2.61%
15. Other Sales and Related Occupations 100 2.49%
16. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 99 2.47%
17. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 88 2.19%
18. Other Construction Trades 84 2.09%
19. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 82 2.04%
20. Woodworkers 80 1.99%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Waiters and Waitresses 405 10.14%
2. Other Office and Admin Support 249 6.23%
3. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 229 5.73%
4. Secretaries and Admins 203 5.08%
5. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 202 5.06%
6. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 182 4.56%
7. Cashiers 173 4.33%
8. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 142 3.55%
9. Other Personal Care, Not child care 141 3.53%
10. Postsecondary Teachers 119 2.98%
11. Other Management Occupations 118 2.95%
12. Registered Nurses 94 2.35%
13. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 93 2.33%
14. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 87 2.18%
15. Other Sales and Related Occupations 84 2.10%
16. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 81 2.03%
17. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 79 1.98%
18. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 77 1.93%
19. Health Technologists and Technicians 70 1.75%
20. Other Production Occupations 66 1.65%

Boone Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 7,007 43.22%
15-35 hours 4,777 29.46%
1-14 hours 937 5.78%
No regular hours 3,492 21.54%

Boone Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 229 2.90%
5 AM-5:29 AM 47 0.59%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 214 2.71%
6 AM-6:29 AM 624 7.90%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 441 5.58%
7 AM-7:29 AM 664 8.40%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 1,041 13.18%
8 AM-8:29 AM 653 8.26%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 438 5.54%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 561 7.10%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 389 4.92%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 191 2.42%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,098 13.90%
4 PM-11:59 PM 1,311 16.59%

Boone Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 576 7.29%
5-9 1,967 24.90%
10-14 1,753 22.19%
15-19 1,254 15.87%
20-24 940 11.90%
25-29 296 3.75%
30-34 490 6.20%
35-39 141 1.78%
40-44 66 0.84%
45-59 179 2.27%
60-89 150 1.90%
At least 90 89 1.13%

Boone Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 131 1.66% 6,655 84.23%
30-44 9 0.11% 688 8.71%
45-59 0 0.00% 179 2.27%
At least 60 0 0.00% 239 3.02%

Boone Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 14 0.17%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,181 14.62%
 Car / truck / van, solo 5,385 66.65%
 Motorcycle 35 0.43%
 Other 50 0.62%
 Public transportation 140 1.73%
 Walked 1,096 13.56%
 Worked at home 179 2.22%

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Boone Family Information

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Households (2000): 6,009 (12,437 people)
Families (2000): 2,457 (6,618 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 1,052
People at same address in 1995: 5,505

Boone Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 1,335 21.47%
$10,000-$14,999 692 11.13%
$15,000-$19,999 461 7.41%
$20,000-$24,999 530 8.52%
$25,000-$29,999 483 7.77%
$30,000-$34,999 454 7.30%
$35,000-$39,999 339 5.45%
$40,000-$44,999 257 4.13%
$45,000-$49,999 275 4.42%
$50,000-$59,999 381 6.13%
$60,000-$74,999 450 7.24%
$75,000-$99,999 376 6.05%
$100,000-$124,999 107 1.72%
$125,000-$149,999 18 0.29%
$150,000-$199,999 11 0.18%
$200,000 or more 49 0.79%

Boone Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 2,039 33.44%
 Family, 2 people 1,310 21.48%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 1,062 17.42%
 Family, 3 people 585 9.59%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 262 4.30%
 Family, 4 people 405 6.64%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 194 3.18%
 Family, 5 people 148 2.43%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 20 0.33%
 Family, 6 people 46 0.75%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 5 0.08%
 Family, 7 or more people 22 0.36%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Boone Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 5,038 32.71%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 1,860 12.08%
Public Assistance 91 0.59%
Retirement 744 4.83%
Self Employment 603 3.92%
Social Security 1,115 7.24%
Supplemental Security 155 1.01%
Wage / Salary 4,908 31.87%
Other 886 5.75%

Boone Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 1,311 65.52%
 With children under 18 690 34.48%

Boone Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 480 6.12%
 Married 2,412 30.77%
 Never Married 4,835 61.69%
 Widowed 111 1.42%

Boone Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 496 5.86%
 Married 3,220 38.03%
 Never Married 4,256 50.27%
 Widowed 494 5.84%

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Boone Education Information

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Boone Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 478 2.99%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 1,070 6.68%
 High school diploma or equivalent 2,844 17.76%
 Some college, no degree 8,356 52.19%
 Associate degree 642 4.01%
 Bachelors degree 1,634 10.21%
 Graduate or professional degree 987 6.16%

Boone Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 50 0.28% 34 0.19% 84 0.47%
Kindergarten 78 0.43% 10 0.06% 88 0.49%
Grades 1-4 463 2.58% 30 0.17% 493 2.75%
Grades 5-8 376 2.09% 44 0.25% 420 2.34%
Grades 9-12 371 2.07% 24 0.13% 395 2.20%
Undergrad college 7,891 43.95% 630 3.51% 8,521 47.46%
Graduate or professional school 327 1.82% 25 0.14% 352 1.96%
Total 9,556 53.22% 797 4.44% 10,353 57.66%

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Boone Public Benefits Information

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Boone Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 9,421 72.76%
 Below Poverty Level 3,527 27.24%

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Boone Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 22

Boone Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
1999 1.523 0.290 0.000 0.073 1.886 0.000 8.486 35.030 1.668 45.184
2000 0.761 0.138 0.000 0.346 1.245 0.000 5.325 38.656 1.314 45.294
2001 1.533 0.292 0.000 0.292 2.117 0.000 4.890 30.509 1.533 36.932
2002 0.862 0.144 0.000 0.215 1.221 0.144 4.093 29.013 1.436 34.686
2003 1.421 0.150 0.000 0.299 1.870 0.075 5.461 26.857 1.571 33.889
2004 1.050 0.225 0.000 0.225 1.500 0.150 3.674 23.470 1.275 28.419
2005 0.814 0.296 0.074 0.148 1.333 0.000 6.441 24.210 1.111 31.761
2006 1.412 0.372 0.000 0.297 2.081 0.000 4.311 24.526 1.263 30.100
2007 1.129 0.151 0.000 0.301 1.581 0.000 5.195 28.232 1.054 34.480

Boone Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 8 35
2005 8 35
2006 7 35
2007 8 35

Boone Crime Index

Year  Index
1999 649
2000 673
2001 535
2002 500

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Boone Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Boone Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 1,016 5.66%
10-19 Years 4,252 23.68%
20-29 Years 6,972 38.83%
30-39 Years 1,372 7.64%
40-49 Years 1,337 7.45%
50-59 Years 1,184 6.59%
60-69 Years 751 4.18%
70-79 Years 628 3.50%
80-89 Years 359 2.00%
90+ Years 84 0.47%

Boone Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 8,820 49.12%
 Female 9,135 50.88%

Boone Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 16,771 93.41%
 African-American 564 3.14%
 Hispanic/Latino 278 1.55%
 Asian 178 0.99%
 Multiracial 108 0.60%
 Amerindian 41 0.23%
 Other Race 8 0.04%
 Pacific Islander 7 0.04%

Boone Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 2,698 20.26%
2. United States Or American 2,040 15.32%
3. English 1,850 13.90%
4. Irish 1,579 11.86%
5. Scotch Irish 1,093 8.21%
6. Scottish 807 6.06%
7. Italian 721 5.42%
8. Dutch 351 2.64%
9. European 345 2.59%
10. French Non-Basque 300 2.25%

Boone Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 16,499 95.13%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 364 2.10%
3. French 125 0.72%
4. German 116 0.67%
5. Chinese 49 0.28%
6. Hebrew 41 0.24%
7. Japanese 33 0.19%
8. Korean 20 0.12%
9. Polish 19 0.11%
10. Italian 15 0.09%

Boone Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 17,437 98.15%
 Naturalized immigrant 44 0.25%
 Not a citizen 284 1.60%

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Boone Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Boone Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

28607 28608