|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Red Springs is 3,096. Red Springs, North Carolina is the 6,153rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Red Springs was in 1990, when its population was 4,025. In 1990, Red Springs was the 4,683rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,153rd largest city in the US. Red Springs is currently 23.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Red Springs has shrunk 11.0% since the year 2000. Red Springs, North Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 81% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6148||South Pittsburg, Tennessee||3,101||-5.4%|
|6152||Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania||3,097||12.4%|
|6153||Red Springs, North Carolina||3,096||-11.0%|
|6156||Snowmass Village, Colorado||3,093||71.1%|
|6158||Fairport Harbor, Ohio||3,092||-2.8%|
The total voting age population of Red Springs, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,590. The voting age population is 44.7% male and 55.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.7% of the residents of Red Springs are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Red Springs are 51.9% Black, 30.1% White, 12.9% American Indian, 2.8% Other and 2.3% Two or more races. Additionally, 8.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Red Springs, 38.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 70.8%. On a per-household basis, 29.5% of families are below the poverty line in Red Springs.
Among those aged 16 and older, 42.4% of Red Springs residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.4% of Red Springs residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.7% have a bachelor's degree and 1.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Red Springs residents aged 5 and older, 7.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Red Springs is 6.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Red Springs, 19.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Red Springs is $26,829.
In Red Springs, 52.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.2% of housing units in Red Springs.
Of all the housing units in Red Springs, 11.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Red Springs, 10.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 170 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Red Springs is $494.
In Red Springs, 63.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.