Box Springs is a somewhat small town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 6,161 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Box Springs is the 124th largest community in Georgia.
Box Springs is a blue-collar town, with 35.73% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Box Springs is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Box Springs who work in teaching (11.68%), sales jobs (11.20%), and office and administrative support (9.55%).
The overall crime rate in Box Springs is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Box Springs is worth considering.
One downside of living in Box Springs, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.50 minutes every day commuting to work.
The rate of college-level education in Box Springs is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.92% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Box Springs in 2010 was $20,272, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,088 for a family of four. However, Box Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Box Springs is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Box Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Box Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Box Springs include English, German, French , and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Box Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.