Boiling Springs is a somewhat small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 8,532 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Boiling Springs is the 52nd largest community in South Carolina. Boiling Springs has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Boiling Springs, where the median household income is $54,688.00.
Unlike some towns, Boiling Springs isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Boiling Springs are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Boiling Springs is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Boiling Springs who work in management occupations (13.28%), office and administrative support (11.93%), and sales jobs (9.97%).
Also of interest is that Boiling Springs has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The percentage of people in Boiling Springs who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 28.49% of adults in Boiling Springs have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Boiling Springs in 2018 was $26,626, which is upper middle income relative to South Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $106,504 for a family of four. However, Boiling Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Boiling Springs is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Boiling Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Boiling Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Boiling Springs include German, English, Irish, Scottish, and Ukrainian.
The most common language spoken in Boiling Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Slavic languages and Spanish.