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.
Red Boiling Springs is a blue-collar town, with 46.03% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Red Boiling Springs is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Red Boiling Springs who work in office and administrative support (11.43%), sales jobs (11.43%), and healthcare (7.94%).
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.
In Red Boiling Springs, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.00 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small city, Red Boiling Springs doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
Red Boiling Springs ranks among the bottom of the nation in terms of college education compared to other cities and towns: only 5.37% of people over 25 have a college degree.
The per capita income in Red Boiling Springs in 2010 was $12,227, which is low income relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $48,908 for a family of four. Red Boiling Springs also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 46.10% 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 Irish, German, Scots-Irish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Red Boiling Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.