Boiling Springs, North Carolina

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Population in 2013: 4,607 (87% urban, 13% rural). Population change since 2000: +19.2%
Males: 2,277  (49.4%)
Females: 2,330  (50.6%)
Median resident age:  23.5 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 28017, 28152.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $64,401 (it was $48,861 in 2000)
Boiling Springs:

$64,401
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,048 (it was $14,984 in 2000)

Boiling Springs town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $141,263 (it was $108,100 in 2000)
Boiling Springs:

$141,263
NC:

$154,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $603.

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  • Races in Boiling Springs, NC (2013)

    Boiling Springs races chart
    • 3,78982.3%White alone
    • 53011.5%Black alone
    • 1252.7%Hispanic
    • 881.9%Asian alone
    • 430.9%Two or more races
    • 90.2%American Indian alone

Races in Boiling Springs detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Boiling Springs: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (17.8%), German (16.8%), English (10.1%), Irish (10.0%), Scotch-Irish (3.8%), French (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 4.34 square miles.

Population density: 1,063 people per square mile   (low).

Boiling Springs,NC real estate house value index trend

Boiling Springs, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Boiling Springs:

  • High school or higher: 90.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 46.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 26.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Boiling Springs town:

  • Never married: 47.1%
  • Now married: 41.4%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 6.2%

149 residents are foreign born (1.2% Europe, 1.0% Asia, 0.4% Africa, 0.3% Latin America, 0.3% Oceania).

This town:

3.2%
North Carolina:

7.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,436 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,554 (1.3%)

Boiling Springs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gastonia, NC (27.3 miles , pop. 66,277).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (47.3 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (484.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Mooresboro, NC (2.0 miles ), Lattimore, NC (2.1 miles ), Cliffside, NC (2.5 miles ), Henrietta, NC (2.7 miles ), Shelby, NC (2.8 miles ), Ellenboro, NC (2.8 miles ), Caroleen, NC (2.8 miles ), Kingstown, NC (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 35.25 N, Longitude: 81.66 W

Boiling Springs household income distribution Boiling Springs home values distribution

Crime rates in Boiling Springs by Year
Type 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012
Murders 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0111021
per 100,000 0.025.525.926.30.042.521.4
Robberies 2120021
per 100,000 51.025.551.90.00.042.521.4
Assaults 2230600
per 100,000 51.051.177.80.0154.50.00.0
Burglaries 1385171467
per 100,000 331.8204.3129.7447.8360.5127.5150.0
Thefts 60333830564738
per 100,000 1,531.4842.9985.5790.31,442.2998.7814.1
Auto thefts 3721241
per 100,000 76.6178.851.926.351.585.021.4
Arson 0002000
per 100,000 0.00.00.052.70.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.7) 120.9104.8108.889.7122.8106.671.1

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Crime rate in Boiling Springs detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
North Carolina average:

2.39
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.8%
North Carolina:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1,331 (+52.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Educational services (37%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (25%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Boiling Springs: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Boiling Springs, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Boiling Springs-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 1% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.8 miles away from the Boiling Springs town center killed 2 people and injured 35 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 tornado 15.8 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 52 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Boiling Springs-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 106.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 134.8 miles away from Boiling Springs center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 240.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 184.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 231.0 miles away from Boiling Springs center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 132.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cleveland County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Droughts: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Boiling Springs topographic map

Birthplace of: Gerald R. Murray - Soilder.

Hospitals and medical centers in Boiling Springs:

  • CMH - SKILLED UNIT (315 WEST COLLEGE AVENUE, P O BOX 996)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Boiling Springs:

  • DIALYSIS CLINIC, INC (Dialysis Facility, about 1 miles away; SHELBY, NC)
  • DCI SOUTH SHELBY (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; SHELBY, NC)
  • VOCA-YOUNG GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 7 miles away; SHELBY, NC)
  • WHITE OAK MANOR - SHELBY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SHELBY, NC)
  • PEAK RESOURCES - SHELBY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SHELBY, NC)
  • DCI SHELBY INC (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; SHELBY, NC)
  • CLEVELAND REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; SHELBY, NC)

College/University in Boiling Springs:

  • Gardner-Webb University (Full-time enrollment: 4,241; Location: Main St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.gardner-webb.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Boiling Springs:

  • Cleveland Community College (about 10 miles; Shelby, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,541)
  • Limestone College (about 14 miles; Gaffney, SC; FT enrollment: 2,758)
  • Isothermal Community College (about 16 miles; Spindale, NC; FT enrollment: 2,165)
  • University of South Carolina-Upstate (about 25 miles; Spartanburg, SC; FT enrollment: 4,994)
  • Spartanburg Community College (about 27 miles; Spartanburg, SC; FT enrollment: 4,309)
  • Gaston College (about 28 miles; Dallas, NC; FT enrollment: 4,385)
  • Western Piedmont Community College (about 33 miles; Morganton, NC; FT enrollment: 2,205)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Gardner-Webb is no longer a junior college and is, in fact, now an accredited university. added by Cherish

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Churches in Boiling Springs include: Boiling Springs Baptist Church (A), Boiling Springs Methodist Church (B), Green Bethel Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Boiling Springs Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cleveland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 83.8. This is about average.

City:

83.8
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 37.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.7
U.S.:

32.0

Drinking water stations with addresses in Boiling Springs and their reported violations in the past:

BOILING SPRINGS, TOWN OF (Population served: 4,647, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-11-2007), St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2007), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-14-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2008)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.6%
(8.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.6% for Black residents, 14.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 60.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.3%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.1%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Boiling Springs in 2010:

  • 1,105 people in college/university student housing
  • 8 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 7 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities

People in group quarters in Boiling Springs in 2000:

  • 945 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 45 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 45 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill

Boiling Springs, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Boiling Springs compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Boiling Springs (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Shelby: West Cleveland Branch at 208 North Main Street, branch established on 1993/10/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $898.1 mil, Deposits: $666.4 mil, headquarters in Shelby, NC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Boiling Springs Branch at 124 North Main Street, branch established on 1955/12/15. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
North Carolina average:

12.4

Boiling Springs travel time to work - commute Boiling Springs mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (68%)
  • Utility gas (29%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Boiling Springs town (based on Cleveland County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant43,997162
Mainline Protestant9,41148
Black Protestant5,29122
Catholic9912
Other9603
None37,627-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 18
Cleveland County:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Cleveland County:

1.32 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 60
Cleveland County:

6.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 65
Here:

6.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.9%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Cleveland County:

29.7%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

8.3%
State:

15.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$4,260$51,1200$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,254$49,5246$700
Police Protection - Officers 9$22,566$30,0882$1,687
Solid Waste Management 3$6,390$25,5600$0
Sewerage 4$9,601$28,8030$0
Parks and Recreation 2$5,139$30,8340$0
Water Supply 4$11,680$35,0400$0
Totals for Government 25$67,890$32,5878$2,387

Boiling Springs government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $404,000 ($87.69)
    Central Staff Services: $311,000 ($67.51)
    Police Protection: $200,000 ($43.41)
    Water Utilities: $173,000 ($37.55)
    Regular Highways: $160,000 ($34.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $114,000 ($24.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $95,000 ($20.62)
    General Public Buildings: $31,000 ($6.73)
    Fire Protection: $8,000 ($1.74)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($1.74)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $68,000 ($14.76)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $102,000 ($22.14)
    Parks & Recreation: $101,000 ($21.92)
    Water Utilities: $24,000 ($5.21)
    Police Protection: $22,000 ($4.78)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $382,000 ($82.92)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $73,000 ($15.85)

Boiling Springs government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $588,000 ($127.63)
    Solid Waste Management: $79,000 ($17.15)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $153,000 ($33.21)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $127,000 ($27.57)
    Interest Earnings: $23,000 ($4.99)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $252,000 ($54.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $134,000 ($29.09)
    General Support: $86,000 ($18.67)
    All Other: $16,000 ($3.47)
  • Tax - Property: $454,000 ($98.55)
    NEC: $17,000 ($3.69)

Boiling Springs government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,218,000 ($264.38)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,139,000 ($247.23)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $152,000 ($32.99)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $1,202,000 ($260.91)
    Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $53,000 ($11.50)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,139,000 ($247.23)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $99,000 ($21.49)
    Water Utilities: $16,000 ($3.47)

Boiling Springs government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $741,000 ($160.84)

4.50% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,943 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.50%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Gaston County, NC  1.20% ($29,391 average AGI)
from Rutherford County, NC  0.39% ($33,484)
from Mecklenburg County, NC  0.32% ($30,515)


5.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,952 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.19%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($269 average AGI)
Cleveland County:

0.05%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Gaston County, NC  1.26% ($29,421 average AGI)
to Mecklenburg County, NC  0.48% ($30,006)
to Rutherford County, NC  0.37% ($29,451)

Strongest AM radio stations in Boiling Springs:

  • WWOL (780 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: HOLLY SPRINGS BAPTIST BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WOHS (730 AM; 1 kW; SHELBY, NC; Owner: KTC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WLTC (1370 AM; 20 kW; GASTONIA, NC)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WFGN (1180 AM; daytime; 3 kW; GAFFNEY, SC; Owner: HOPE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WADA (1390 AM; 1 kW; SHELBY, NC; Owner: EDWIN KEITH JOHNSON)
  • WJFJ (1160 AM; 10 kW; TRYON, NC; Owner: COLUMBUS BROADCAST CORPORATION, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Boiling Springs:

  • WGWG (88.3 FM; BOILING SPRINGS, NC; Owner: GARDNER-WEBB JUNIOR COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WAGI-FM (105.3 FM; GAFFNEY, SC; Owner: GAFFNEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBAV-FM (101.9 FM; GASTONIA, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WYFG (91.1 FM; GAFFNEY, SC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTPT (93.3 FM; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: UPSTATE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPEG (97.9 FM; CONCORD, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WLNK (107.9 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WNKS (95.1 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSPA-FM (98.9 FM; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFBC-FM (93.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLYT (102.9 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSSL-FM (100.5 FM; GRAY COURT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWMG (96.1 FM; SHELBY, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSGE (91.7 FM; DALLAS, NC; Owner: GASTON COLLEGE)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKKT (96.9 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMYI (102.5 FM; HENDERSONVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WESC-FM (92.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Boiling Springs:

  • WBTV (Channel 3; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS/WBTV, INC.)
  • WCNC-TV (Channel 36; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WCNC-TV, INC.)
  • WJZY (Channel 46; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WJZY-TV, INC.)
  • WWWB (Channel 55; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: WWWB-TV, INC.)
  • WSQY-LP (Channel 66; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ASHEVILLE MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRET-TV (Channel 49; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WAFF (Channel 48; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • W38CN (Channel 38; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
Boiling Springs fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Boiling Springs fatal accident list:

Nov 16, 2011 00:11 AM, George Hwy, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Feb 8, 2006 08:49 AM, West College Ave, College Manor Drive, Lat: 35.25081, Lon: -81.67553, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 26, 1997 01:54 AM, College Av, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 3, 1991 11:15 AM, Stadium Dr, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 4, 1983 08:50 PM, 150, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Boiling Springs)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 103 Walton Road (Lat: 35.231222 Lon: -81.715389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 40 m, Overall height: 45 m, Call Sign: WPRI320
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/28/2000, Expiration Date: 09/28/2010, Cancellation Date: 02/10/2003, Certifier: Kenneth Goldstein
    Registrant: Alston & Bird LLP, 601 Pennsylvania Ave., Nw, North Building, 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 756-3376, Fax: (202) 756-3333, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 2405 George Ii Hwy (Lat: 34.051194 Lon: -78.082306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.3 m, Call Sign: WPJH903
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.160 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/17/2011, Expiration Date: 06/24/2021, Certifier: Douglas A Ledgett
    Registrant: Brunswick County Emergency Services, Bolivia, NC 28422, Phone: (910) 253-5383, Fax: (910) 253-4451, Email:
  • 114 E College Ave (Lat: 35.312639 Lon: -81.528972), Call Sign: KQN249, Licensee ID: L00079836
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.925 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/23/2013, Expiration Date: 02/12/2023
    Registrant: Boiling Springs, Town Of
  • 240 E College Ave (Lat: 35.250417 Lon: -81.650361), Call Sign: KKX334, Licensee ID: L00560422
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.540 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/27/2002, Expiration Date: 09/27/2012, Cancellation Date: 12/01/2012
    Registrant: G T Mcswain Inc, 240 E College Ave, Boiling Springs, NC 28017, Phone: (704) 434-7829
  • Mnws B14 - Glendale Road (Lat: 34.038778 Lon: -78.032222), Type: Pole, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPAI333
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.200 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/22/2013, Expiration Date: 05/21/2023, Certifier: Richard A Donaldson
    Registrant: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC, 1934 Augistine Ave., Covington, KY 41014, Phone: (859) 815-6413, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • 106 Emily Dr (Lat: 35.250944 Lon: -81.667306), Overall height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WMV587
    Assigned Frequencies: 946.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/24/1995, Expiration Date: 12/01/2019
    Registrant: Phone: (704) 434-2349
  • 106 Emily Dr (Lat: 35.250944 Lon: -81.667306), Overall height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WMV803
    Assigned Frequencies: 946.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/13/1995, Expiration Date: 12/01/2019
    Registrant: Phone: (704) 434-2349
  • Boiling Springs, 2500 Old Cliffside Road (Lat: 35.258639 Lon: -81.691056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WQGH389
    Assigned Frequencies: 6545.00 MHz, 6585.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/17/2007, Expiration Date: 01/17/2017, Certifier: Harold Meacombs
    Registrant: North Carolina State Highway Patrol, 4702 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-4702, Phone: (919) 662-4440, Fax: (919) 662-4444, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Boiling Springs)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 152 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 6503H , Serial Number: 15284172, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 01/16/1980
    Registrant (Corporation): Shelby Aviation Inc, Po Box 956, Boiling Springs, NC 28017
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 152 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 69126 , Serial Number: 15282501, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 09/11/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): Shelby Aviaiton, Po Box 956, Boiling Springs, NC 28017
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 737DZ , Serial Number: 17269350, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 10/21/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Shelby Aviation Inc, Po Box 956, Boiling Springs, NC 28017
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 738UK , Serial Number: 17270246, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 01/28/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): Shelby Aviation Inc, Po Box 956, Boiling Springs, NC 28017
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172RG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9325D , Serial Number: 172RG1121, Year manufactured: 1982, Airworthiness Date: 10/21/1982
    Registrant (Corporation): Shelby Aviation Inc, Po Box 956, Boiling Springs, NC 28017
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 152 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 93441 , Serial Number: 15285490, Year manufactured: 1982, Airworthiness Date: 01/18/1982
    Registrant (Corporation): Shelby Aviation Inc, Po Box 956, Boiling Springs, NC 28017

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Boiling Springs, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2871.0 years
John1671.6 years
Mary1381.3 years
Robert1174.0 years
George665.5 years
William657.6 years
Charles549.5 years
Louise578.4 years
Ethel582.4 years
Bobby462.3 years
Most common last names in Boiling Springs, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hamrick4077.2 years
Bridges2379.8 years
Greene1571.5 years
Mcswain1475.3 years
Blanton1076.5 years
Lovelace879.6 years
Green881.0 years
Jolley884.2 years
Jones780.7 years
Wilson658.5 years
Businesses in Boiling Springs, NC
NameCountNameCount
AmericInn1McDonald's1
CVS1Taco Bell1
Chick-Fil-A1True Value1
KFC1U-Haul1
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