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Red Springs is a town in Robeson County, in the Lumberton metro area.

The community was named for local springs, which were colored by the presence of iron.

The latitude of Red Springs is 34.815N. The longitude is -79.183W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 207 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,429.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$24,194
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Red Springs demographic reports
The town was settled by Scottish Highlanders.
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 22. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 6.3 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Flora MacDonald Highland Games - Oct. 5-7, 2007
Dates often change. Check Red Springs web sites and events links in the sections below.

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5% of Red Springs residents report German ancestry, and 1% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Red Springs ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Red Springs was $15,347, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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17% of Red Springs residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Red Springs, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $222.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $666.


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Robeson County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Red Springs political report.

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The average commute time for Red Springs workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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