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Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee
Welcome to Red Boiling Springs ...
The location of Red Boiling Springs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
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 2019, Red Boiling Springs has a population of 1,132 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Red Boiling Springs.
Red Boiling Springs is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<4>.
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).
Red Boiling Springs is within the (615) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Red Boiling Springs had an population of 1,132 people. This is an increase of 1.8% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.65% since the 2000 Census).
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 total 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 (with a count of 1,023 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Red Boiling Springs.
Communities near Red Boiling Springs ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Red Boiling Springs.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Red Boiling Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Red Boiling Springs.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Red Boiling Springs.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Red Boiling Springs. See our Newspapers 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.
Adding Red Boiling Springs to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Red Boiling Springs in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Red Boiling Springs was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).
We also found Red Boiling Springs on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Tennessee (1888).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Red Boiling Springs on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Macon County: www.maconcountytn.com/
The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 09 Aug 2022