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

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Black Mountain, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
8,177
Unemployment
2.1%
Poverty
3.9%
Median Home
$235,500
Median Income
$55,975
Median Rent
$1,228

Black Mountain SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
4
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Black Mountain, NC Cost Of Living

101
Black Mountain's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Black Mountain North Carolina National Average
Overall 101 95 100
Services 102 102 100
Groceries 99 100 100
Health 115 108 100
Housing 99 87 100
Transportation 104 96 100
Utilities 108 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
2020 8,177 0.5%
2019 8,137 0.3%
2018 8,110 -0.7%
2017 8,168 1.1%
2016 8,079 1.3%
2015 7,977 0.8%
2014 7,916 0.4%
2013 7,885 0.4%
2012 7,857 0.6%
2011 7,809 -

Race / Ethnicity in Black Mountain

White
94.7% (7,742)
African American
2.9% (237)
American Indian
0.2% (19)
Asian
0.2% (14)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (34)
Two Or More
0.3% (24)
Hispanic
1.3% (107)
Race Black Mountain NC USA
White 94.7% 62.6% 60.1%
African American 2.9% 21.0% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 1.0% 0.6%
Asian 0.2% 2.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.3% 2.5% 2.8%
Hispanic 1.3% 9.5% 18.2%

Gender in Black Mountain

Female
60.0% (4,908)
Male
40.0% (3,269)
Gender Black Mountain NC USA
Female 60.0% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 40.0% 48.6% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
5.0% (408)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (245)
High School / GED
22.0% (1,798)
Some College
8.0% (654)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (408)
Bachelor's Degree
34.0% (2,780)
Master's Degree
15.0% (1,226)
Professional Degree
5.0% (408)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (245)
Education Black Mountain NC USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 8.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 34.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 15.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Black Mountain, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
1.6% (13,214)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (51,456)
$15,000 to $24,999
20.7% (169,186)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.5% (53,458)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.0% (98,107)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.5% (134,948)
$75,000 to $99,999
20.2% (164,981)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.5% (69,676)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (30,833)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (31,835)
Income Black Mountain NC USA
Less than $10,000 1.6% 6.2% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 4.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 20.7% 9.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.5% 10.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.0% 13.6% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.5% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 20.2% 12.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.5% 13.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 5.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 6.0% 8.3%

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