Big Spring is a city located in Howard County Texas. It is also the county seat of Howard County. With a 2020 population of 29,189, it is the 111th largest city in Texas and the 1326th largest city in the United States . Big Spring is currently growing at a rate of 1.75% annually and its population has increased by 6.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 27,282 in 2010. Big Spring reached it's highest population of 31,230 in 1960. Spanning over 19 miles, Big Spring has a population density of 1,528 people per square mile.
The average household income in Big Spring is $69,470 with a poverty rate of 20.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $879 per month, and the median house value is $90,500. The median age in Big Spring is 35.3 years, 36.1 years for males, and 34.1 years for females.