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Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee

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Welcome to Red Boiling Springs ...

The city of Red Boiling Springs is located in Macon County.

The location of Red Boiling Springs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Red Boiling Springs: Red Boiling Spgs. (or less commonly used: Red Boiling Spngs. or Red Boiling Sprngs.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Red Boiling Springs has a population of 1,136 people<2> (see below for details).

Red Boiling Springs is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Red Boiling Springs lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you leave Red Boiling Springs and travel east, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The telephone area code for Red Boiling Springs: (615)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Red Boiling Springs had a population of 1,112 people. This makes Red Boiling Springs the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Red Boiling Springs represents 0.02% of the population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 226th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,112 people, the population of Red Boiling Springs increased 8.7% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,023 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Red Boiling Springs had an population of 1,136 people. This is an increase of 2.16% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.05% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Red Boiling Springs.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Red Boiling Springs. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Red Boiling Springs. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Red Boiling Springs.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Red Boiling Springs:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Red Boiling Springs ...

Looking for more information about Red Boiling Springs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Red Boiling Springs, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Red Boiling Springs.

Communities near Red Boiling Springs ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Columbus Hill   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Red Boiling Springs

Located in Jackson County

Difficult   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Red Boiling Springs

Located in Smith County

Lafayette   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Red Boiling Springs

Tompkinsville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Red Boiling Springs

Located in Monroe County (KY)

Carthage   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of Red Boiling Springs

Located in Smith County

Celina   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Red Boiling Springs

Located in Clay County

Gainesboro   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Red Boiling Springs

Located in Jackson County

Gamaliel   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of Red Boiling Springs

Located in Monroe County (KY)

Fountain Run   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Red Boiling Springs

Located in Monroe County (KY)

Mill Town   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of Red Boiling Springs

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Red Boiling Springs.

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Cities, Towns and Villages of Tennessee

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Red Boiling Springs.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Red Boiling Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Red Boiling Springs) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Red Boiling Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Red Boiling Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Red Boiling Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5302, Longitude: -85.8504     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Red Boiling Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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