The Town of Mineral Springs had a population of 3,279 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Mineral Springs is located at latitude 34.9443 and longitude -80.6861 in Union County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Mineral Springs (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Union County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 633 feet.
The Town of Mineral Springs (GNIS ID: 2406168) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mineral Springs population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||3,279|
|Population in Familes||2,956|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.78|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,276 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,031 (80.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||147 (11.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||98 ( 7.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$264,484|
|Average Home Value||$323,472|
|Median Household Income||$61,952|
|Average Household Income||$85,830|
|Per Capita Income||$28,757|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.0%|
|Per Capita Income||2.13%|
The table below compares Mineral Springs to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 236||68th|
|Population Density1||# 507||32nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 508||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 72||90th|
|Per Capita Income||# 137||82nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.