Boston, 2072

Overview

Boston is the capital and largest city in Massachusetts in the UCAS. It is also the largest city in New England and the business and cultural center of the region. It is one of the oldest and wealthiest cities in the United States, and its economy is primarily based on finance, education, health care, and technology. It’s the home of the East Coast Stock Exchange. Its nicknames include “Beantown” and “The Hub” (shortened from Oliver Wendell Holmes’s phrase The Hub of the Universe), as well as The Athens of America, due to its educational and cultural institutions.

Population Breakdown
The population figure and the demographics below Represent the Boston Sprawl, but exclude SE Rhode Island and New Hampshire.

According to the census of 2070:

Population: 4,897,116

  • Humans: 66%
  • Elves: 9%
  • Dwarves: 7%
  • Orcs: 10%
  • Trolls: 7%
  • Others: 1%

Boston, 2072

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