Spring City is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 1,995 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Spring City is the 228th largest community in Tennessee.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Spring City is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Spring City is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Spring City who work in office and administrative support (11.71%), maintenance occupations (6.07%), and healthcare (6.07%).
Also of interest is that Spring City has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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, Spring City is worth considering.
Being a small town, Spring City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The rate of college-level education in Spring City is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.38% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Spring City in 2010 was $20,362, which is middle income relative to Tennessee, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,448 for a family of four. However, Spring City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Spring City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Spring City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Spring City include English, German, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Spring City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hungarian.