Boiling Springs, North Carolina Population 2021

4,569
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Boiling Springs is a city located in Cleveland County North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 4,569, it is the 152nd largest city in North Carolina and the 5019th largest city in the United States . Boiling Springs is currently growing at a rate of 0.37% annually but its population has decreased by -1.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,647 in 2010. Boiling Springs reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 4 miles, Boiling Springs has a population density of 1,020 people per square mile.

The average household income in Boiling Springs is $95,386 with a poverty rate of 9.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $635 per month, and the median house value is $183,600. The median age in Boiling Springs is 23 years, 22.7 years for males, and 23.6 years for females.

Boiling Springs Demographics

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

  • White: 88.67%
  • Black or African American: 8.43%
  • Two or more races: 1.25%
  • Asian: 0.90%
  • Other race: 0.74%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Boiling Springs, North Carolina is 4,569 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,535.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,647.

Boiling Springs, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,04888.67%
Black or African American3858.43%
Two or More Races571.25%
Asian410.90%
Some Other Race340.74%
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Boiling Springs Population by Race

Boiling Springs Population Pyramid $2021

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Boiling Springs Median Age

23


Total

22.7


Male

23.6


Female

Boiling Springs Adults

There are 3,600 adults, (612 of whom are seniors) in Boiling Springs.

Boiling Springs Age Dependency

52.8

Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Boiling Springs Sex Ratio

Female

2,495

54.65%

Male

2,070

45.35%

Boiling Springs Population by Age

Boiling Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Boiling Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family44.6%55.4%
Female49.4%50.6%
Male59.6%40.4%
All76.7%23.3%
Married92.8%7.2%

76.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Boiling Springs Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1442.9576.7
Married7373.3192.8
Non Family2671.3744.6
Female834.1849.4
Male573.9359.6

3.31

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

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Boiling Springs Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade331.52%
9th to 12th Grade723.31%
High School Graduate51923.90%
Some College39718.28%
Associates Degree23110.64%
Bachelors Degree44920.67%
Graduate Degree47121.69%
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Boiling Springs Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Boiling Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,8791,799833
Black18816335
Hispanic766411
Asian242424
2+ Races171717
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%.

Boiling Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,877$53,932$37,122
Less Than 9th Grade$30,313$$
High School Graduate$32,092$29,899$33,333
Some College$48,250$63,306$36,450
Bachelors Degree$45,536$55,714$39,846
Graduate Degree$52,534$54,457$41,250

$39,877

Average Earnings

$53,932

Average Male

$37,122

Average Female

Boiling Springs Earnings by Educational Attainment

Boiling Springs Language by Age

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Boiling Springs Language

95.88% of Boiling Springs residents speak only English, while 4.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.38% of the population.

Boiling Springs Language

Boiling Springs Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,8112478.79%
Black2744917.88%
Multiple571424.56%

9.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.30%

Male Poverty Rate

10.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boiling Springs

The race most likely to be in poverty in Boiling Springs is Multiple, with 24.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Boiling Springs is White, with 8.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.68%.

Boiling Springs Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School17.29%
Less Than 9th Grade15.15%
Bachelors or Greater6.68%
Some College3.91%

Boiling Springs Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed34.48%
Female Employed3.43%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed10.61%

Boiling Springs Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Boiling Springs Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$71,532$95,386
Families$85,433$114,412
Married Families$94,904-
Non Families$33,063$30,412
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Income by Household Type

Boiling Springs Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

36.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Boiling Springs Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Boiling Springs Marital Status

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251

Number of Veterans

233

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War101
Vietnam57
Korea41
Second Gulf War36
World War II

Boiling Springs Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5485
75+82
55 to 6445
65 to 7433
18 to 346

Boiling Springs Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2327.10%
Hispanic3938.61%
Black197.95%

Boiling Springs Veterans by Race

Boiling Springs Veterans by Education

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2.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boiling Springs Veterans by Education

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49%

Labor Force Participation

44.4%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Boiling Springs Employment by Age

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Boiling Springs Employment by Race

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Boiling Springs Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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71.85%

Born in Boiling Springs

97.09%

Native Born

2.91%

Foreign Born

1.88%

Non Citizen

1.03%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.09% of Boiling Springs residents were born in the United States, with 71.85% having been born in North Carolina. 1.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Boiling Springs Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,569170.37%
20204,552170.37%
20194,535170.38%
20184,518-34-0.75%
20174,552-41-0.89%
20164,593-83-1.78%
20154,676180.39%
20144,658972.13%
20134,561-30-0.65%
20124,591-24-0.52%
20114,615-29-0.62%
20104,6447781.85%
20003,8660.00%

Boiling Springs Population by Year