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Census Data for Boiling Springs ...

As far as we can tell, Boiling Springs has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Boiling Springs, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Gadsden35,837   N   18 miles [29 km]
 Anniston22,112   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

Calhoun County ...

Boiling Springs is located in Calhoun County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Calhoun County.

Population Rings for Boiling Springs ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Boiling Springs and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Boiling Springs. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Boiling Springs, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]21,138-2.74%
10 mi   [16 km]32,835+0.93%
15 mi   [24 km]1384,252-0.8%
20 mi   [32 km]20161,511-0.3%
25 mi   [40 km]28188,199-0.2%
30 mi   [48 km]37223,355+0.38%

Miscellaneous Information for Boiling Springs ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has referenced one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Calhoun County or the community of Boiling Springs:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Boiling Springs:

GNIS ID for Boiling Springs: 156090

GNIS ID for Calhoun County: 161533

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 01 (Alabama)

County Code: 015 (Calhoun County)

Place Code: 08032 (Boiling Springs)

State & County Code: 01/015 (Alabama / Calhoun County)

State & Place Code: 01/08032 (Alabama / Boiling Springs)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Boiling Springs is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Boiling Springs.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)


Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Boiling Springs. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Calhoun County: www.calhouncounty.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Boiling Springs. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Boiling Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boiling Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7365, Longitude: -86.0422     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Boiling Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Boiling Springs.