Boone, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
19,119
Unemployment
14.4%
Poverty
53.0%
Median Home
$268,100
Median Income
$22,434
Median Rent
$900

Boone SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
2/10
Housing
8
Affordability
1
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
10

Boone, NC Crime Report

287
Total Crimes
1,442.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-41.75%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Boone
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 287 1,442.7 2,729.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 26 130.7 371.8 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.0 5.0
Robbery 5 25.1 72.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 15 75.4 262.4 250.2
Property Crime 261 1,312.0 2,357.3 2,109.9
Burglary 34 170.9 519.1 340.5
Larceny 214 1,075.8 1,666.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 13 65.3 172.2 219.9

Boone, NC Cost Of Living

106
Boone's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Boone North Carolina National Average
Overall 106 95 100
Services 98 101 100
Groceries 94 98 100
Health 116 108 100
Housing 124 85 100
Transportation 97 94 100
Utilities 101 98 100

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Rankings for Boone in North Carolina

Map Of Boone, NC

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Population over time in Boone

Year Population % Change
2019 19,119 1.7%
2018 18,795 1.6%
2017 18,493 1.4%
2016 18,241 1.5%
2015 17,966 0.9%
2014 17,802 1.3%
2013 17,579 1.8%
2012 17,261 2.5%
2011 16,836 1.6%
2010 16,566 -

Race / Ethnicity in Boone

White
89.7% (17,153)
African American
2.4% (457)
American Indian
0.5% (100)
Asian
1.2% (221)
Hawaiian
0.0% (8)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (221)
Hispanic
5.0% (959)
Race Boone NC USA
White 89.7% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 2.4% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.0% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Boone

Female
50.7% (9,694)
Male
49.3% (9,425)
Gender Boone NC USA
Female 50.7% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Boone for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (573)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (1,338)
High School / GED
13.0% (2,485)
Some College
20.0% (3,823)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,911)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (5,353)
Master's Degree
9.0% (1,720)
Professional Degree
3.0% (573)
Doctorate Degree
7.0% (1,338)
Education Boone NC USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 13.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 7.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Boone, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
30.1% (575,998)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.4% (141,814)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.6% (280,066)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.7% (184,552)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.3% (140,518)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.4% (237,975)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.5% (104,256)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.7% (147,965)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (32,701)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (66,050)
Income Boone NC USA
Less than $10,000 30.1% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.4% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.6% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.7% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.3% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.4% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.5% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.7% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 5.4% 7.7%

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