A Study of the Jewish Population of Greater Boston, 1975
Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston (CJP)
Floyd A. Fowler Jr.
Total "Jewish population" was reported as 195,000 in 80,000 Jewish households; Jewish population includes Jewish persons and all other related individuals (even if not Jewish) in these households. No separate estimate for Jewish persons is included.
Jewish Households in Greater Boston: 79 cities and towns designated by the Bureau of the Census. This area extends from Marblehead in the north, to Framingham in the west, and to Duxbury in the south.
934 in-person interviews completed in 1975; 685 via random selection from the CJP List of donors, and another 249 interviews from randomly generated household addresses. Sampling disposition included as Table 1.