Red Boiling Springs is a very small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 1,140 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Red Boiling Springs is the 295th largest community in Tennessee.
When you are in Red Boiling Springs, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.86% of Red Boiling Springs’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Red Boiling Springs is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Red Boiling Springs who work in sales jobs (10.75%), office and administrative support (8.96%), and management occupations (7.89%).
Residents will find that the city 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, Red Boiling Springs is worth considering.
One downside of living in Red Boiling Springs, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.84 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small city, Red Boiling Springs does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
Red Boiling Springs ranks among the bottom of the nation in terms of college education compared to other cities and towns: only 5.16% of people over 25 have a college degree.
The per capita income in Red Boiling Springs in 2010 was $12,115, which is low income relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $48,460 for a family of four. Red Boiling Springs also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 45.22% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Red Boiling Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Red Boiling Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Red Boiling Springs include English, German, Scots-Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Red Boiling Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.