Boiling Springs, North Carolina Population 2020

4,481

Boiling Springs is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 4,481, it is the 156th largest city in North Carolina and the 5072nd largest city in the United States. Boiling Springs is currently declining at a rate of -0.86% annually and its population has decreased by -3.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,647 in 2010. Boiling Springs reached it's highest population of 4,663 in 2015. Spanning over 4 miles, Boiling Springs has a population density of 1,000 people per square mile.

The average household income in Boiling Springs is $74,664 with a poverty rate of 13.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $627 per month, and the median house value is $168,900. The median age in Boiling Springs is 22.7 years, 22.8 years for males, and 22.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 79.0 males.

Boiling Springs Demographics

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

  • White: 86.30%
  • Black or African American: 10.79%
  • Two or more races: 1.39%
  • Asian: 0.91%
  • Other race: 0.61%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Boiling Springs, North Carolina is 4,481, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,559.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,647.

Boiling Springs, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,96886.30%
Black or African American49610.79%
Two or More Races641.39%
Asian420.91%
Some Other Race280.61%

Boiling Springs Population Pyramid 2020

Boiling Springs Median Age

22.7


Total

22.8


Male

22.3


Female

Boiling Springs Adults

There are 3,582 adults, (553 of whom are seniors) in Boiling Springs.

Boiling Springs Age Dependency

51.8

Age Dependency Ratio

18.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Boiling Springs Sex Ratio

Female

2,568

55.85%

Male

2,030

44.15%

Boiling Springs Households and Families

Boiling Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Boiling Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.9%10.1%
All72.1%27.9%
Male57.4%42.6%
Non Family47.4%52.6%
Female30.6%69.4%

72.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1662.9472.1
Married7033.3789.9
Non Family3041.3847.4
Female983.9830.6
Male614.157.4

3.38

Average Family Size

2.94

Average Household Size

0.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Boiling Springs Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade351.65%
9th to 12th Grade904.25%
High School Graduate53625.29%
Some College36016.99%
Associates Degree23010.85%
Bachelors Degree43320.43%
Graduate Degree43520.53%

Boiling Springs Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8761,779793
Black18215421
Hispanic321811
Asian232323
Multiple Races202020
Other Race77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,323$54,849$35,296
Less Than High School$30,250$$
High School Grad$32,852$29,576$33,594
Some College$42,097$59,667$36,034
Bachelors Degree$48,359$57,206$40,393
Graduate Degree$50,625$56,250$39,861

$41,323

Average Earnings

$54,849

Average Male

$35,296

Average Female

Boiling Springs Language

Boiling Springs Language by Age

Boiling Springs Language

96.03% of Boiling Springs residents speak only English, while 3.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 1.23% of the population.

Boiling Springs Poverty

Boiling Springs Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,83430210.66%
Black36312534.44%
Multiple641523.44%

13.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.24%

Male Poverty Rate

13.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boiling Springs

The race most likely to be in poverty in Boiling Springs is Black, with 34.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Boiling Springs is White, with 10.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.37%.

Name Poverty
High School20.15%
Less Than High School13.33%
Bachelors or Greater9.53%
Some College3.99%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.43%
Male Employed12.37%
Female Employed8.44%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Boiling Springs Income

Boiling Springs Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,857$74,664
Families$76,776$90,493
Married Families$86,553-
Non Families$32,534$27,822

Boiling Springs Marital Status

Boiling Springs Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

34.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Boiling Springs Married by Age and Sex

Boiling Springs Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Boiling Springs Marital Status by Race

Boiling Springs Veterans

182

Number of Veterans

174

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War65
Vietnam49
Korea34
Second Gulf War15
World War II
Age Group Veterans
75+73
35 to 5459
65 to 7423
55 to 6423
18 to 344
Name Veterans % of Total
White1825.66%
Hispanic1120.00%

$Boiling Springs Veterans by Education

4.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boiling Springs Employment Status

49.1%

Labor Force Participation

44.4%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Boiling Springs 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

70.64%

Born in North Carolina

96.78%

Native Born

3.22%

Foreign Born

2.13%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.78% of Boiling Springs residents were born in the United States, with 70.64% having been born in North Carolina. 2.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,481-39-0.86%
20194,520-39-0.86%
20184,559170.37%
20174,542-39-0.85%
20164,581-82-1.76%
20154,663180.39%
20144,645992.18%
20134,546-29-0.63%
20124,575-23-0.50%
20114,598-27-0.58%
20104,6257591.81%
20003,8660.00%