Living in Blowing Rock, NC

Demographics
Updated: 2020-03-11

Blowing Rock SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
4
Safety
8
Amenities
3
Education
9.5
Commute
9

Blowing Rock, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
1,202
Unemployment
0.7%
Poverty
6.7%
Median Home
$461,700
Median Income
$70,500
Median Rent
$989

Rankings for Blowing Rock in North Carolina

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Map Of Blowing Rock, NC

Population over time in Blowing Rock

Year Population % Change
2017 1,202 4.3%
2016 1,152 -5.0%
2015 1,213 0.6%
2014 1,206 2.6%
2013 1,175 4.2%
2012 1,128 -4.3%
2011 1,179 10.0%
2010 1,072 -16.7%
2009 1,287 -

Crime in Blowing Rock, NC Report

Crime/100k Blowing Rock NC USA
Violent Crime 78.9 377.6 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.0 5.0
Robbery 78.9 81.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 0.0 265.1 246.8
Property Crime 1657.5 2494.1 2199.5
Burglary 236.8 599.9 376.0
Larceny 1420.7 1724.4 1594.6
Car Theft 0.0 169.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Blowing Rock

White
95.9% (1,153)
African American
1.8% (22)
American Indian
0.3% (4)
Asian
0.8% (10)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.1% (13)
Hispanic
0.0% (0)
Race Blowing Rock NC USA
White 95.9% 63.3% 61.1%
African American 1.8% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.0% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Blowing Rock, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
3.7% (4,473)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (6,223)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.6% (10,308)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (12,836)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.1% (15,754)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.2% (13,420)
$75,000 to $99,999
18.4% (22,172)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.0% (20,422)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.4% (10,113)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (4,473)
Income Blowing Rock NC USA
Less than $10,000 3.7% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 5.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.6% 10.7% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.1% 14.2% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.2% 18.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 18.4% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.0% 12.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.4% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 4.9% 7.0%

Gender in Blowing Rock

Female
54.2% (651)
Male
45.8% (551)
Gender Blowing Rock NC USA
Female 54.2% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 45.8% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Blowing Rock for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (12)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (12)
High School / GED
13.0% (156)
Some College
18.0% (216)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (60)
Bachelor's Degree
41.0% (492)
Master's Degree
14.0% (168)
Professional Degree
3.0% (36)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (48)
Education Blowing Rock NC USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 13.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 41.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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