Black Mountain, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Black Mountain, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
8,144
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
5.9%
Median Home
$226,700
Median Income
$50,373
Median Rent
$791

Black Mountain SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Black Mountain, NC Cost Of Living

99
Black Mountain's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Black Mountain North Carolina National Average
Overall 99 95 100
Services 98 101 100
Groceries 94 98 100
Health 116 108 100
Housing 101 85 100
Transportation 97 94 100
Utilities 101 98 100

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Rankings for Black Mountain in North Carolina

Map Of Black Mountain, NC

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Population over time in Black Mountain

Year Population % Change
2019 8,144 0.1%
2018 8,137 0.3%
2017 8,110 -0.7%
2016 8,168 1.1%
2015 8,079 1.3%
2014 7,977 0.8%
2013 7,916 0.4%
2012 7,885 0.4%
2011 7,857 0.6%
2010 7,809 -

Race / Ethnicity in Black Mountain

White
88.6% (7,217)
African American
6.9% (562)
American Indian
0.7% (60)
Asian
1.1% (89)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (36)
Two Or More
1.1% (89)
Hispanic
1.1% (91)
Race Black Mountain NC USA
White 88.6% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 6.9% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.1% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Black Mountain

Female
56.3% (4,588)
Male
43.7% (3,556)
Gender Black Mountain NC USA
Female 56.3% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 43.7% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Black Mountain for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (488)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (162)
High School / GED
24.0% (1,954)
Some College
12.0% (977)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (570)
Bachelor's Degree
29.0% (2,361)
Master's Degree
14.0% (1,140)
Professional Degree
4.0% (325)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (162)
Education Black Mountain NC USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 12.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 29.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Black Mountain, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
2.1% (17,066)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.5% (45,163)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.2% (132,160)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.4% (76,798)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.5% (134,241)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (137,155)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.7% (127,997)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.9% (88,453)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (31,219)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (24,142)
Income Black Mountain NC USA
Less than $10,000 2.1% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.5% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.2% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.4% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.5% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.7% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.9% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 5.4% 7.7%

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