Boiling Springs, NC

Add Comparison

Population

4,645

0.108% decline

Median Age

23


Median Household Income

$56,650

0.19% decline

Poverty Rate

15.9%


Number of Employees

1,742

4.18% decline

Median Property Value

$160,200

5.53% growth

About

In 2017, Boiling Springs, NC had a population of 4.65k people with a median age of 23 and a median household income of $56,650. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Boiling Springs, NC declined from 4,650 to 4,645, a -0.108% decrease and its median household income declined from $56,758 to $56,650, a -0.19% decrease.

The population of Boiling Springs, NC is 87.6% White Alone, 9.21% Black or African American Alone, and 1.29% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Boiling Springs, NC speak a non-English language, and 96.8% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Boiling Springs, NC are Gardner-Webb University (1,187 degrees awarded in 2017).

The median property value in Boiling Springs, NC is $160,200, and the homeownership rate is 69.8%. Most people in Boiling Springs, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Boiling Springs, NC is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Boiling Springs, NC employs 1.74k people. The largest industries in Boiling Springs, NC are Educational Services (471 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (250 people), and Manufacturing (211 people), and the highest paying industries are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($65,982), Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($65,446), and Public Administration ($51,719).

Median household income in Boiling Springs, NC is $56,650. Males in Boiling Springs, NC have an average income that is 1.34 times higher than the average income of females, which is $44,729. The income inequality in Boiling Springs, NC (measured using the Gini index) is 0.473, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$56,650

2017 value

± $16,035

-0.19%

1 Year Growth

± 40.1%

Households in Boiling Springs, NC have a median annual income of $56,650, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $56,758 in 2016, which represents a -0.19% annual growth.

Look at the chart to see how the median household income in Boiling Springs, NC compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for North Carolina.

$59,982

Average Male Salary

± $1,136

$44,729

Average Female Salary

± $812

In 2017, full-time male employees in North Carolina made 1.34 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in North Carolina by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for North Carolina.

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $59,267 ± $4,472

  2. White

    $49,962 ± $811

  3. Two or More Races

    $36,539 ± $3,942

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of North Carolina workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.19 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in North Carolina by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Boiling Springs, NC is from North Carolina.

0.473

2017 Wage GINI

0.471

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in North Carolina was 0.473 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.39% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for North Carolina was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in North Carolina in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in North Carolina across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Income by Location

Use the dropdown to filter by race/ethnicity.

Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 9515.01

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Boiling Springs, NC was Census Tract 9515.01 with a value of $51,814, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

The following map shows all of the places in Boiling Springs, NC colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Age and Gender

Males 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

15.9% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Boiling Springs, NC (544 out of 3.43k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Males < 5.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    409 ± 148

  2. Black

    109 ± 109

  3. Two Or More

    26 ± 72

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Boiling Springs, NC is White, followed by Black and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Occupations

Employment by Occupations

1.74k

2017 Value

± 240

-4.18%

1 Year decline

± 20.4%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Boiling Springs, NC declined at a rate of -4.18%, from 1.82k employees to 1.74k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Boiling Springs, NC, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (275 people), Education Instruction, & Library Occupations (247 people), and Management Occupations (164 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Boiling Springs, NC.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Boiling Springs, NC, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (275 people), Education Instruction, & Library Occupations (247 people), and Management Occupations (164 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Boiling Springs, NC has an unusually high number of residents working as Community & Social Service Occupations (2.71 times higher than expected), Education Instruction, & Library Occupations (2.34 times), and Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (2.32 times).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Boiling Springs, NC, by median earnings, are Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($91,875), Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($86,094), and Management Occupations ($68,684).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Industries

Employment by Industries

1.74k

2017 Value

± 240

-4.18%

1 Year decline

± 20.4%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Boiling Springs, NC declined at a rate of -4.18%, from 1.82k employees to 1.74k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Boiling Springs, NC, are Educational Services (471 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (250 people), and Manufacturing (211 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Boiling Springs, NC, though some of these residents may live in Boiling Springs, NC and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common industries in Boiling Springs, NC, by number of employees, are Educational Services (471 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (250 people), and Manufacturing (211 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Boiling Springs, NC has an unusually high number of Educational Services (2.92 times higher than expected), Utilities (1.41 times), and Accommodation & Food Services (1.3 times) industries.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Boiling Springs, NC, by median earnings, are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($65,982), Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($65,446), and Public Administration ($51,719).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from North Carolina to other states, or from other states to North Carolina.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $54.9B

  2. $41.2B

  3. $40B

In 2015, the top outbound North Carolina product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $54.9B, followed by Pharmaceuticals ($41.2B) and Machinery ($40B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound North Carolina products.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for North Carolina state.

$443B

2020 Value

$632B

Projected 2045 Value

42.7% growth

In 2020, total outbound North Carolina trade was $443B. This is expected to increase 42.7% to $632B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound North Carolina trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from North Carolina to other states, or from other states to North Carolina.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $28.4B

  2. $28.1B

  3. $28B

In 2015, the top outbound North Carolina domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was South Carolina with $28.4B, followed by Virginia with $28.1B and Georgia and $28B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that North Carolina shares with each state (excluding itself).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health

93.6% of the population of Boiling Springs, NC has health coverage, with 63.7% on employee plans, 9.52% on Medicaid, 6.42% on Medicare, 12.6% on non-group plans, and 1.39% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Boiling Springs, NC was $7,264 in 2014. This is a 3.37% increase from the previous year ($7,027).

Primary care physicians in Boiling Springs, NC see 1417 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.496% increase from the previous year (1410 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1829 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 464 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Edgecombe County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (16.2%). Additionally, Hertford County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (40.5%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for North Carolina.

1,417 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in North Carolina see an average of 1,417 patients per year. This represents a 0.496% increase from the previous year (1,410 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in North Carolina in comparison to neighboring states.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for North Carolina.

$7,264

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$3,859

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$7,225

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$10,260

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in North Carolina (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 3.37%, from $7,027 to $7,264.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Coverage

6.4%

Uninsured

63.7%

Employer Coverage

9.52%

Medicaid

6.42%

Medicare

12.6%

Non-Group

1.39%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Boiling Springs, NC declined by 11.4% from 7.22% to 6.4%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Boiling Springs, NC changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 16.2% prevalence

  2. 16.1% prevalence

  3. 16% prevalence

Edgecombe County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in North Carolina, at 16.2%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in North Carolina by county over multiple years.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Boiling Springs, NC is home to a population of 4.65k people, from which 96.8% are citizens. As of 2017, 4.46% of Boiling Springs, NC residents were born outside of the country (207 people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Boiling Springs, NC is composed of 4.07k White Alone residents (87.6%), 428 Black or African American Alone residents (9.21%), 60 Hispanic or Latino residents (1.29%), 47 Asian Alone residents (1.01%), 42 Two or More Races residents (0.904%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), 0 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0%), and 0 Some Other Race Alone residents (0%).

Age

Age by Nativity

23

Median Native-Born Age

± 1.7

32

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 7.3

In 2017, the median age of all people in Boiling Springs, NC was 23. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 23, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 32. But people in Boiling Springs, NC are getting getting younger. In 2016, the average age of all Boiling Springs, NC residents was 23.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

4.46%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

207 people

4.86%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

226 people

As of 2017, 4.46% of Boiling Springs, NC residents (207 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Boiling Springs, NC was 4.86%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

The following chart shows the percentage of foreign-born residents in Boiling Springs, NC compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Global Diversity

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for North Carolina.

Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    242,756 ± 11,950 people

  2. India

    60,392 ± 6,015 people

  3. Honduras

    34,513 ± 4,553 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of North Carolina was Mexico, the natal country of 242,756 North Carolina residents, followed by India with 60,392 and Honduras with 34,513.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Citizenship

96.8%

2017 Citizenship

96.6%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 96.8% of Boiling Springs, NC residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Boiling Springs, NC was 96.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Boiling Springs, NC compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    4.07k ± 217

  2. Black or African American Alone

    428 ± 189

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    60 ± 54.3

In 2017, there were 9.5 times more White Alone residents (4.07k people) in Boiling Springs, NC than any other race or ethnicity. There were 428 Black or African American Alone and 60 Hispanic or Latino residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Boiling Springs, NC as a share of the total population.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Gulf War (1990s)

    45 ± 35

  2. Vietnam

    41 ± 33

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    17 ± 23

Boiling Springs, NC has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (1990s), 1.1 times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Education

In 2017, universities in Boiling Springs, NC awarded 1,187 degrees. The student population of Boiling Springs, NC is skewed towards women, with 1,226 male students and 2,592 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Boiling Springs, NC are White (832 and 70.3%), followed by Black or African American (223 and 18.9%), Unknown (70 and 5.92%), and Hispanic or Latino (27 and 2.28%).

The largest universities in Boiling Springs, NC by number of degrees awarded are Gardner-Webb University (1,187 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Boiling Springs, NC are General Educational Leadership & Administration (199 and 16.8%), Registered Nursing (191 and 16.1%), and General Business Administration & Management (117 and 9.86%).

The median tuition costs in Boiling Springs, NC are $30,310 for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 114 degrees awarded

  2. 61 degrees awarded

  3. 59 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Boiling Springs, NC was Registered Nursing with 114 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Boiling Springs, NC according to their major.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

1,187 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$30,310

Median Private

In 2017, the Boiling Springs, NC institution with the largest number of graduating students was Gardner-Webb University with 1,187 degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Gender for Common Institutions

342

Degrees Awarded to Men

845

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 342 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Boiling Springs, NC, which is 0.405 times less than the 845 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Boiling Springs, NC by degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    832 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    223 degrees awarded

  3. Unknown

    70 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Boiling Springs, NC were to White students. These 832 degrees mean that there were 3.73 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 223 degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing & Living

The median property value in Boiling Springs, NC was $160,200 in 2017, which is 0.697 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $151,800 to $160,200, a 5.53% increase. The homeownership rate in Boiling Springs, NC is 69.8%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Boiling Springs, NC have an average commute time of 21.1 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Boiling Springs, NC is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$160,200

2017 Median

± $11,412

$151,800

2016 Median

± $14,356

In 2017, the median property value in Boiling Springs, NC grew to to $160,200 from the previous year's value of $151,800.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Boiling Springs, NC compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Boiling Springs, NC the largest share of households have a property value in the $150k - $175k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$56,650

Median Household Income

± $16,035

1.22k

Number of Households

± 201

In 2017, the median household income of the 1.22k households in Boiling Springs, NC declined from $56,650 from the previous year's value of $56,758.

The following chart displays the households in Boiling Springs, NC distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Boiling Springs, NC distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Boiling Springs, NC the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Rent vs Own

69.8%

2017 Homeownership

69%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 69.8% of the housing units in Boiling Springs, NC were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 69%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Boiling Springs, NC compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commute Time

21.1 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Boiling Springs, NC have a shorter commute time (21.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 2.36% of the workforce in Boiling Springs, NC have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Boiling Springs, NC compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    78.7%

  2. Walked

    11.2%

  3. Carpooled

    4.19%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Boiling Springs, NC was Drove Alone (78.7%), followed by those who Walked (11.2%) and those who Carpooled (4.19%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Boiling Springs, NC distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Boiling Springs, NC have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart