Boiling Spring Lakes, North Carolina Population 2020

6,399

Boiling Spring Lakes is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 6,399, it is the 122nd largest city in North Carolina and the 4152nd largest city in the United States. Boiling Spring Lakes is currently growing at a rate of 2.09% annually and its population has increased by 19.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,372 in 2010. Spanning over 24 miles, Boiling Spring Lakes has a population density of 275 people per square mile.

The average household income in Boiling Spring Lakes is $61,443 with a poverty rate of 5.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $831 per month, and the median house value is $157,200. The median age in Boiling Spring Lakes is 37.6 years, 32.9 years for males, and 40.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.0 males.

Boiling Spring Lakes Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Boiling Spring Lakes was:

  • White: 80.37%
  • Other race: 10.95%
  • Two or more races: 6.22%
  • Black or African American: 1.46%
  • Asian: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.37%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Boiling Spring Lakes, North Carolina is 6,399, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,137.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,372.

Boiling Spring Lakes, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,73280.37%
Some Other Race64510.95%
Two or More Races3666.22%
Black or African American861.46%
Asian370.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native220.37%

Boiling Spring Lakes Population Pyramid 2020

Boiling Spring Lakes Median Age

37.6


Total

32.9


Male

40.4


Female

Boiling Spring Lakes Adults

There are 4,407 adults, (834 of whom are seniors) in Boiling Spring Lakes.

Boiling Spring Lakes Age Dependency

64.8

Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Boiling Spring Lakes Sex Ratio

Female

2,944

50.00%

Male

2,944

50.00%

Boiling Spring Lakes Households and Families

Boiling Spring Lakes Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Boiling Spring Lakes Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family80.5%19.5%
Married75.6%24.4%
All74.7%25.3%
Female67.5%32.5%
Male33.3%66.7%

74.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2612.674.7
Married1,3752.9975.6
Non Family5741.1980.5
Female2433.5967.5
Male692.9933.3

3.04

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Boiling Spring Lakes Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade771.98%
9th to 12th Grade42410.91%
High School Graduate1,04826.98%
Some College98725.41%
Associates Degree63216.27%
Bachelors Degree49312.69%
Graduate Degree2245.77%

Boiling Spring Lakes Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,3393,096717
Hispanic27243
Other Race25432
Multiple Races160131
Black8383
Native American2222
Asian2020

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.47%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,566$34,752$21,771
Less Than High School$19,415$33,214$16,488
High School Grad$27,361$29,805$
Some College$31,484$50,217$22,566
Bachelors Degree$31,250$$31,328
Graduate Degree$92,738$$92,917

$29,566

Average Earnings

$34,752

Average Male

$21,771

Average Female

Boiling Spring Lakes Language

Boiling Spring Lakes Language by Age

Boiling Spring Lakes Language

90.74% of Boiling Spring Lakes residents speak only English, while 9.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.54% of the population.

Boiling Spring Lakes Poverty

Boiling Spring Lakes Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,6362675.76%
Multiple3665314.48%
Hispanic75070.93%
Asian37513.51%

5.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.93%

Male Poverty Rate

8.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boiling Spring Lakes

The race most likely to be in poverty in Boiling Spring Lakes is Multiple, with 14.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Boiling Spring Lakes is Hispanic, with 0.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.37%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater11.44%
High School10.97%
Some College6.36%
Less Than High School1.40%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.58%
Female Employed7.22%
Male Employed0.46%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Boiling Spring Lakes Income

Boiling Spring Lakes Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,984$61,443
Families$59,140$67,285
Married Families$63,785-
Non Families$27,083$41,832

Boiling Spring Lakes Marital Status

Boiling Spring Lakes Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.0%

Male Marriage Rate

57.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Boiling Spring Lakes Married by Age and Sex

Boiling Spring Lakes Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Boiling Spring Lakes Marital Status by Race

Boiling Spring Lakes Veterans

771

Number of Veterans

627

Male Veterans

144

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam300
Second Gulf War272
First Gulf War217
Korea23
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74245
35 to 54221
55 to 64163
18 to 34104
75+38

$Boiling Spring Lakes Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boiling Spring Lakes Employment Status

69.5%

Labor Force Participation

65.1%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Boiling Spring Lakes Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

47.21%

Born in North Carolina

94.70%

Native Born

5.30%

Foreign Born

1.41%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.70% of Boiling Spring Lakes residents were born in the United States, with 47.21% having been born in North Carolina. 1.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,3991312.09%
20196,2681312.13%
20186,1371161.93%
20176,0211312.22%
20165,8901312.27%
20155,7591041.84%
20145,655751.34%
20135,580891.62%
20125,491520.96%
20115,439510.95%
20105,3882,4166.13%
20002,9720.00%